microevolution definition

  • noun:
    • Evolution caused by a succession of reasonably small hereditary variations very often result in the formation of the latest subspecies.
    • small-scale alterations in the real history of life, particularly changes in allele frequencies in a population (over several generations); also called modification at or underneath the species amount.
    • development resulting from small certain hereditary changes that may induce a unique subspecies

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