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Speciation160-page3 - have different feeding behaviors. The...

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Methods of Speciation - 3 Island archipelagos are excellent areas for the study of adaptive radiation. In addition to Darwin's finches, Hawaiian honeycreepers and Hawaiian fruit flies and the Hawaiian silversword plants provide good research study. Island Adaptive radiation Adaptive Radiation of Hawaiian Honeycreepers Hawaiian Silverswords Adaptive radiation can also occur without geographic isolation when organisms
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Unformatted text preview: have different feeding behaviors. The cichlid populations in Africa's Lake Victoria are one example. Unfortunately, introduction of the Nile perch in the 1950's caused rapid decimation of the fish populations of all cichlid species. Cichlid species in Lake Victoria...
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course BIO 151 taught by Professor Edwards during the Spring '10 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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