What does adaptive radiation mean?

adaptive radiation meaning in General Dictionary

the evolutionary generation of numerous specialized life types from a single ancestral kind evidenced inside fossil record The inverse of extinction

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  • the development of different forms from an originally homogeneous group of organisms as they fill different ecological markets

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adaptive radiation

Sentence Examples with the word adaptive radiation

Knight, made under the direction of Professor Osborn.) Laws of Local Adaptive Radiation and Polyphyletic Evolution, illustrated by two Upper Miocene Horses of the Plains Region of North America.

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