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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Convergent_evolution

Convergent evolution is the independent evolution of similar features in species of different ... The opposite of convergence is divergent evolution, where related species evolve ... In morphology, analogous traits arise when different species live in similar ways and/or .... This means that cephalopods do not have a blind spot.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genetic_divergence

Genetic divergence is the process in which two or more populations of an ancestral species ... can involve silent mutations (that have no effect on the phenotype) or give rise to significant morphological and/or physiological changes . Genetic ...

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Apr 30, 2011 ... Definition. Each kind of being (separate link on the chain). Term ... morphological divergence. Definition. Change from the body form of a ...

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Morphological divergence: when one species adapts in different ways to meet the needs of different environments. May or may not result in ...

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The word divergence means separation, parting or moving in different directions. Examples: As we ... What is an example of morphological divergence? Grant to ...

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Feb 1, 2009 ... Convergent and divergent patterns of morphological differentiation ..... followed neither convergent nor divergent patterns as defined in the ...

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There are several well-known examples of morphological convergence, including butterflies and snakes. These species develop similar color and marking traits ...

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Two types of macroevolution are essential to the understanding of evolutionary theory. Explore this lesson and learn more about convergent...

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Apr 25, 2013 ... Parallel and non-parallel morphological divergence among foraging specialists in ..... A non-parallel response was defined as when there were ...