Definition Edit

A species claim is a patent claim that describes ("reads on") a species of an invention. A generic claim generally reads on all the claimed species of an invention. Up to five species may be claimed in one patent application.[1]

References Edit

  1. MPEP 806.04(d), MPEP 806.04e.

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.