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stenotopic species

An organism tolerating only a narrow range of environmental conditions or adaptable to only a narrow range of environmental changes. Unable to live in a wide variety of habitats, stenotopic species have a restricted geographic distribution as compared with eurytopic species.
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  • stenotopes
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