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evolving. The Process of Evolution Populations in different environments will evolve
differently in because of different natural selection
Any mechanism that permanently isolates one part
of a population from another will cause it to split into
separate evolutionary lineages.
The theory of evolution explains the diversity of living
things. Systematics: the Science of Diversity
(Ch Classification: Assigning to categories.
Binomial system of naming species:
Binomial 2 words: Genus name + specific
epithet Carl Linnaeus (Sweden, 17071778). Carl Linnaeus:
Homo Sapiens Hierarchical Ranks of Classification
Example – Corn, p. 237; 222
222 Domain: Eukarya
Domain Kingdom: Plantae Division or Phylum: Magnoliophyta (Angiosperms)
Phylum Class: Liliopsida (Monocots) Order: Poales Family: Poaceae (grasses)
■ Genus: Zea
■ Species: Zea mays (corn)
Species Classification & Phylogeny
Phylogeny = Evolutionary lineage (p....
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This document was uploaded on 03/28/2014 for the course BIO 131 at SFASU.
- Spring '14