9.14.06 - 9/14/06 Creation Organisms o All life is perfect o

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9/14/06 Creation - Organisms o All life is perfect o Fixed/static/unchanging through time - Linne o Natural System - Lamark o Inheritance of acquired characteristics o Use/Disuse Characteristics that are used become more exaggerated Characteristics that are disused will be lost o organisms change through time - Cuvier o “Father of Paleontology” o Catastrophism o Change in form that the organisms show - Lyell o Uniformitarianism The earth is old - Malthus o Populations grow exponentially o Food resources grow linearly Evidence for Evolution - Comparative Morphology o Comparing similarities and differences of anatomical structures o Analogy: similar functioning anatomical structures that derive from different evolutionary stems (different anatomical structures) - Homology o Different function but anatomical structure is the same - Vestigial Structure o Structure that no long functions - Embryology o The growth and development of an organism o Not ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny Evolution
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