魚類學相關名詞中英對照
名詞 定義 
species Groups of actually (or potentially) interbreeding natural populations which are reproductively isolated from other such groups (Mayr, 1942, p.120; Ref. 33179); group of animals or plants having common characteristics and able to breed together to produce fertile offspring, so that they maintain their `separateness' from other groups; the basic rank of biological nomenclature. Taxonomically, the name of a category of organisms below the genus-group. Abbreviated as sp. (singular) or spp. (plural).  
一群實際上(或可能地)能異種交配的自然族群,與其他這樣的群具有生殖隔離 (Mayr, 1942, p.120;參考文獻 33179);動物或植物的群體有共同特性且能一起繁殖生下有生殖力的後代,並因而維持牠們與其他群間的獨立性;生物學命名法的基本排名。分類上地,生物種類在屬群下的名稱。縮寫成「 sp. (單數)」 或 「spp. (複數)」。 
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