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1. Allopatric
Relating to or involving two populations of the same species which cannot interbreed because they are separated by a geographic barrier (such as a mountain range or wide river).

2. Allopatric speciation (geographic speciation)
The evolutionary process through which two geographically separated (and therefore non-interbreeding) population s of the same species become less and less similar to each other over time (via mutation or the success of different traits in each environment) and eventually become distinctly different species.

3. Allopatrically
An adverb refering to a specific mechanism of evolutionary divergence. A species which arose allopatrically from another diverged from the other because of evolutionary changes occurring in two different geographically separated populations. Also see allopatric and speciation .

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