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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Synapomorphy

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

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 ...

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Derived characters are features in organisms that have been modified for specific functions as a result of evolution. They are used in cladistic analysis, which is a ...

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Shared derived characters are the main evidence for phylogenetic relations. All the characters shared between species can be divided into three types:.

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 ...

www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/glossary_1.html

Nov 12, 2009 ... derived -- adj. Refers to a character or feature found within a single lineage of a larger group; it is not shared with all organisms in the larger ...

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apomorphy -- specialized (=derived) characters of an organism. basal group -- The earliest diverging group within a clade; for instance, to hypothesize that ...

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c) The most common derived character is: jaws. f) Which organism in the data table has only one shared derived character? trout. g) Which organism in the data ...

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

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

This method is based on an older concept, that of "homologous characters". To begin, we ... Shared Derived Character = Synapomorphy. A character which is in  ...