Adjective "subgeneric" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/sʌbdʒɪˈnɛrɪk/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'The mid-E extinction showed no selectivity according to subgeneric size, regardless of how size was measured.'
  2. 'Differences in subgeneric and species-level patterns between groups are not necessarily indicative of true biological differences.'

Definitions

1. a category of related species within a genus.

More examples(as adjective)

"additions can be subgeneric."

Origin

(subgenus)