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Convergent evolution

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Convergent evolution is the independent evolution of similar features in species of different lineages. Convergent evolution creates analogous structures that have similar form or ... In morphology,...

Animal Adaptations: Homologous vs. Analogous Traits

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Animal Adaptations: Homologous vs. Analogous Traits. Different species of living organisms often have similar physical features. These features are sometimes ...

Similarities and differences: Understanding homology and analogy

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Similarities and differences: understanding homology and analogy ... traits inherited by two different organisms from a common ancestor. analogy similarity due ...

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May 16, 2011 ... Part 1 of a series on the topic of evolution. In this video I will be talking about homologous and analogous traits.

Examples of Homologous Traits in Vertebrates | Education - Seattle PI

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Homologous traits are traits that are similar to one another due to shared ancestry. ... These analogous wings may appear similar at first glance, but have more ...

Difference between Homologous and Analogous Structure | Major ...

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These structures are inherited from a common ancestor; they have similar developmental pattern in the embryos; they have the same type of bones, blood ...

Analogous - Biology-Online Dictionary

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Mar 4, 2011 ... (evolutionary biology) Corresponding in function but not in evolutionary origin. Supplement. Analogous structures are similar or resembling in ...

Examples of Analogous Structures - Buzzle

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Jun 25, 2014 ... Analogous traits are adopted due to this type of evolution. The tusks of elephants and the gnawing front teeth of the beaver are incisor teeth ...

Homologous and analogous traits - Biology Forums Gallery

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(A) Long legs are a homologous trait as indicated in red; both long-legged species share a long-legged common ancestor. (B) Long tails are an analogous trait ...

Anatomy

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AnalogousAnalogous: Having similar function, although different in structure and origin. traits do not look superficially different from homologous traits, but are ...

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Homologies and analogies - Understanding Evolution

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Bird and bat wings are analogous — that is, they have separate evolutionary origins, but are superficially similar because they have both experienced natural  ...

Analogous Structures: Definition & Examples - Video & Lesson ...

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Apr 17, 2015 ... Another example of an analogous trait is fins. Animals such as penguins and fish both have fin-like structures to help them navigate through ...

Analogy vs. Homology - Theory of Evolution - About.com

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Comparing analogous structures and homologous structures and what they mean for evolutionary relationships of species.