Definition of interspecific
: existing, occurring, or arising between species an interspecific hybrid
Recent Examples of interspecific from the Web
For Chernobyl birds, color is a curse [Los Angeles Times] Determinants of interspecific variation in population declines of birds after exposure to radiation at Chernobyl [Journal of Applied Ecology]
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