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Paleogeneticists had already highlighted this with the discovery that all of North America’s mammoths – previously split into three or four different species – actually interbred with each other and may represent a single, highly-variable species.
Instead, various species lived alongside each other and in some cases interbred.
Two of these tumbleweeds interbred at some point to form a new species, Salsola ryanii, which is about 5 feet in height and nearly as wide.
Only a few populations of these small, athletic animals survive—and even most of these have interbred to some degree with other European horses.
There are no behavioral barriers to them interbreeding.
The team confirms that the Denisovans interbred with the ancestors of some living humans and found that Denisovans had little genetic diversity, suggesting that their small population waned further as populations of modern humans expanded.
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Definition of interbreed for English Language Learners
: to cause animals of two different species to produce young animals that are a mixture of the two species
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