Translation of species in Spanish:


especie, n.

Pronunciation /ˈspiːsiːz//ˈspisiz//ˈspiːʃiːz//ˈspiːʃɪz//ˈspiʃiz/

plural noun


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    especie feminine
    protected species especie protegida
    • an endangered species una especie en vías de extinción
    • Most species have no natural predators and so do not fear humans.
    • This was supposed to be representative of the very best our species was capable of achieving?
    • They have found the genes that somewhat resemble the genes of the bird species.
    • Organisms of a particular species all have the same genes but have different alleles.
    • As in Darwin's theory of natural selection, a species must adjust to survive.