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Exam I questions Questions for Kashefi and Lovley (2003) From what environment was this microbe isolated?  What is the maximum  temperature it can tolerate?  What strategy did the scientists employ to grow it? Why does this discovery matter? (look for this answer at the beginning and  toward the end of the article ) Burgess Shale: Where is the Burgess Shale, and who found it? Why is the Burgess Shale fauna so important to biology? Why are fossil assemblages of this kind so rare? Chapter 25 Know the name of the taxonomic groups used in binomial classification Describe how characters are used to draw phylogenetic relationships Give two examples of “homologous structures” and two examples of “analogous  structures” (or “homoplasies”) Definitions: Phylogeny Taxonomy  Homology Homoplasy (or analogy) Cladogram Phylogram Ultrametric tree Orthologous gene
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