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Unformatted text preview: . Convergence , reversal and homology . Phylogeny and classification Phylogeny = the evolutionary relationships among taxa Classification = the naming of taxa and their placement in a hierarchical arrangement Species: compound ( binomial ) names Higher taxa: single (uninominal) names. Ranked classifications. Sister groups , ingroups and outgroups. Derived traits and ancestral traits . Distinguishing between cladograms , phylograms and chronograms ....
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This note was uploaded on 03/09/2011 for the course BIS 2 taught by Professor Coolprof during the Spring '11 term at Bank Street College of Education.
- Spring '11