Adaptation

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Unformatted text preview: s Equation: R= h^2 * s R: response to selection H^2: narrow- sense heritability S: selection differential Natural Selection is Constrained by other processes Will act on phenotypic variation Not going to lead to optimization/perfection i.e. RuBisCo very inefficient reacts with O2 instead of CO2 Adaptation: the unique product of natural selection We our not changing the attributes of an individual We our changing a change in the frequency of phenotypes of individuals in a population over time Adaptation as a process and adaptation as a state of being Conditions for adaptation Phenot...
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2014 for the course BIO 104 taught by Professor Matthewhamilton during the Spring '11 term at Georgetown.

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