VCR Presentation #3
Fill in the Blank
The Word is... Endemic
- native implies birth or origin in a particular place
- indigenous applies to certain species or races
- endemic implies a specific region
FRENCH - endémique
LATIN - endemicus
Choose the letter below in which the word "endemic" is used incorrectly
b) Red clay, is endemic to the North Carolina region.
c) Despite being the lesser known species of panda, the red panda is endemic to all of Asia.
d) Willow trees are not indigenous to this region, but they are endemic.