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The study, titled "Convergent Evolution of a Eusuchian-Type Secondary Palate within Shartegosuchidae," was published June 18 in the journal (http://www.bioone.org/doi/10.1206/3901.1) American Museum Novitates.
Divergent and convergent evolution in metastases suggest treatment strategies based on specific metastatic sites.
(7) Here, I report an investigation into temporal trends in positions on natural selection and convergent evolution.
Other interpretations include convergent evolution or phylogenetic artifacts.
The book then reaches gradually backwards in time, discussing how bipedalism moved us out of the trees and onto the savannahs; convergent evolution of different classes of flying animals; the influence of swimming on the development of vertebrate organization and fins-to-limbs; how animals' needs for movement logically produced a head-to-tail axis and widespread bilateral symmetry; and even how the advent of a complex centralized nervous system developed in service to locomotion.
Marsupials provide the best-known examples of convergent evolution, and they include some species found in this remarkable radiation that have no counterparts anywhere in the world.
Multiple independent origins of Shigella clones of Escherichia coli and convergent evolution of many of their characteristics.
Relicanthus daphneae is a classic example of convergent evolution, the independent evolution of similar features in species of different lineages.
As monotocous and polytocous species are not monophyletic, the inference of episodic evolutionary history from which their traits formed through convergent evolution is somewhat complicated.
MTC ecosystems (winter rainfall and summer drought, distinct and separate biomes, natural experiments in convergent evolution) provide 'a focal point for discussion of the integral role that fire plays'.
In turn, low numbers in a taxonomic group are indicative of other evolutionary processes besides lineage splitting, including reductive evolution, HGT, convergent evolution, differential loss, and secondary evolutionary adaptations.