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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Synapomorphy

In phylogenetics, apomorphy and synapomorphy refer to derived characteristics of a clade. Apomorphy implies a characteristic that is different from the form of ...

evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/article/evo_08

Specifically, we are interested in shared derived characters. A shared character is one that two lineages have in common, and a derived character is one that ...

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Shared derived characters. evo_butt.jpg. Shared derived characters are the main evidence for phylogenetic relations. All the characters shared between species ...

www.reference.com/science/derived-characteristic-a01cd3bb07483a17

Derived characteristics are traits shared by the members of a group of organisms with many similarities, known as a clade. These characteristics, however, are ...

rainbow.ldeo.columbia.edu/courses/v1001/cladistics5.html

Primitive Character = Plesiomorphy. A character which is in the state shared by the common ancestor of the group. Derived Character = Apomorphy. A character  ...

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/derived+character

Looking for online definition of derived character in the Medical Dictionary? derived character explanation free. What is derived character? Meaning of derived ...

www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/oi/authority.20110810104736874

In cladistics, a feature that is shared among members of smaller groups or clades and is believed to have evolved at a later date than primitive features.

www.brightstorm.com/science/biology/classification/cladistics

Time-saving video on cladistics. Cladistics is a method of classifying species that involves classifying the species into groups called clades, which consist of 1) ...

www.biologyaspoetry.com/terms/shared_derived_character.html

Shared Derived Character. (a.k.a., synapomorphy; derived from an ancestor uniquely possessing this character). Homology that is unique to a specific taxon.