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Homology (biology)

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Introductory discussions of homology commonly limit ... occasionally touching on other structures, such as ...

Homologous Structures in Evolution - About.com

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A description and examples of homologous structures and how they are evidence for evolution.

Homologous Structure Examples - YourDictionary

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A homologous structure is an example of an organ or bone that appears in different animals, underlining anatomical commonalities demonstrating descent from ...

Evidence of Evolution: Homology

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Structures derived from a common ancestral structure (that may or may not be ... function in the species in which it occurs) are called homologous structures.

Whale of a Tail - Homologous structures - OceanLink

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Homologous Structures. What are homologous structures? Homologous Structures have similar bones, muscles, and nerves as other organisms from different ...

Lines of Evidence: Homologies - Understanding Evolution

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Each leaf has a very different shape and function, yet all are homologous structures, derived from a common ancestral form. The pitcher plant and Venus' flytrap ...

Homologous Structures - Biology-Online Dictionary

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Mar 4, 2011 ... (evolutionary biology) Structures derived from a common ancestor or same evolutionary or developmental origin. Supplement. Homologous ...

Evolution - The evidence for evolution

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The evidence for evolution - What do homologous similarities tell us? ... An animation gives you a good idea of the homologous structure between different ...

Homologous: Definition, Characteristics & Structure Examples ...

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Discover the meaning and origin of the term 'homologous'. Learn how this expression is used in several branches of biology including evolutionary...

Homologous Structures - S. T. Peavy: Resumé - Georgia ...

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Homologous Structures - Boundless

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Learn more about homologous structures in the Boundless open textbook.

How do homologous structures support evolution? | Reference.com

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Homologous structures, such as the fins of whales and the hands of monkeys, demonstrate that while a species may use structures for different purposes, the ...

Similarities and differences: Understanding homology and analogy

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Similarities and differences: understanding homology and analogy by the Understanding Evolution team. In everyday life, people look like one another for ...