The extreme opposite of endemism is cosmopolitan distribution. An alternative term for a species that is endemic is precinctive, which applies to species (and subspecific categories) that are restricted to a defined geographical area.What is the plural of endemic?
The plural form of endemic is endemics.What is another word for endemic?
endemic(adj) a plant that is native to a certain limited area. "it is an endemic found only this island". Synonyms: endemic disease. Antonyms: pestilent, pestilential, strange, epiphytotic, ecdemic, pandemic, widely distributed, plaguey, foreign, epizootic, pestiferous, epidemic, cosmopolitan.