Macroevolution is evolution on a scale at or above the level of species, in
contrast with microevolution, which refers to smaller evolutionary changes of
Macroevolution generally refers to evolution above the species level. So instead
of focusing on an individual beetle species, a macroevolutionary lens might ...
Macroevolution is evolution on a grand scale — what we see when we look at the
over-arching history of life: stability, change, lineages arising, and extinction.
Macroevolution refers to major evolutionary changes over time, the origin of new
types of organisms from previously existing, but different, ancestral types.
Sep 23, 2006 ... In evolutionary biology today macroevolution is used to refer to any evolutionary
change at or above the level of species. It means the splitting ...
What is macroevolution? Why is it important? How can macroevolutionary
thinking help with interpreting patterns of primate evolution?
An essay on macroevolution by Laurence A. Moran.
Feb 23, 2012 ... In our final installment of this three part series, we move on to the question of
speciation and macroevolution. A common challenge to ...
The term "macroevolution" refers to a change of an evolutionary nature in a
species. A species that splits into two, or a species that changes into another
Macroevolution definition, major evolutionary transition from one type of
organism to another occurring at the level of the species and higher taxa. See