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Variation%26Form - Examples 3 Grow by molting Examples 4...

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GROWN AND VARIATION IN FORM VARIATION IN POPULATIONS/SPECIES 1) Geographic Variation - 2) Ecophenotypic Variation 3) Sexual Dimorphism VARIATION IN THE LIFETIME OF AN INDIVIDUAL 1) Ontogeny How can we determine the basis of morphological variation we see in fossils? DIFFERENT GROWTH STRATEGIES 1) Many animals grow by accretion Example: 2) Many grow by the addition
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Unformatted text preview: Examples: 3) Grow by molting . Examples: 4) Continuous Modification Examples: Many have a combination of growth strategies. Example: SIZE and GROWTH 1) Absolute Growth – a) Determinate Growth – b) Indeterminate Growth – 2) Relative Growth – a) Isometric Growth – b) Allometric Growth – How can understanding growth be valuable?...
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