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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Convergent_evolution

Convergent evolution is the independent evolution of similar features in species of different lineages. Convergent evolution creates analogous structures that ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparative_anatomy

Comparative anatomy is the study of similarities and differences in the anatomy of different ... Analogous structures - structures similar in different organisms because, in convergent evolution, they evolved in a similar environment, rather than ...

www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Analogous_structures

Sep 24, 2016 ... In evolutionary biology, the term analogous structures pertain to the various structures in different species having the same function but have ...

groups.molbiosci.northwestern.edu/holmgren/Glossary/Definitions/Def-A/analogous_structure.html

Jul 26, 2004 ... Body part in different species that is similar in function but not in structure that evolved in response to a similar environmental challenge.

www.thoughtco.com/about-analogous-structures-1224491

Apr 13, 2017 ... A brief description of how analogous structures are evidence for evolution. Includes examples and an in-depth look at evolutionary species.

www.britannica.com/science/analogy-evolution

Analogy, in biology, similarity of function and superficial resemblance of structures that have different origins. For example, the wings of a fly, a moth, and a bird ...

study.com/academy/lesson/analogous-structures-definition-examples-quiz.html

Apr 17, 2015 ... Though some species may appear to be related, if you take a deeper look you'll be surprised at how different they really are. Analogous ...

www.majordifferences.com/2013/05/difference-between-homologous-and.html

Homologous Structures or Organs: The structure which are similar in their ... Analogous structures: Sometimes animals belonging to different group live in the  ...

evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/article/evo_09

Contrasting the wing structure of a bat and bird ... Bird and bat wings are analogous — that is, they have separate evolutionary origins, but are superficially  ...

biologydictionary.net/analogous-structures

Analogous structures are similar structures that evolved independently in two living organisms to serve the same purpose. The term “analogous structures” ...