phylogenesis


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phy·log·e·ny

(fi-loj'ĕ-nē),
The evolutionary development of species, as distinguished from ontogeny, development of the individual.
Synonym(s): phylogenesis

phylogenesis

(fī′lō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs)
n.

phylogenesis

See phylogeny.

phy·log·e·ny

(fī-loj'ĕ-nē)
The evolutionary development of species, as distinguished from ontogeny, development of the individual.
Synonym(s): phylogenesis.
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ontogenesis is a brief and rapid recapitulation of phylogenesis, determined by the physiological functions of heredity (generation) and adaptation (maintenance).
The link of developmental biology to evolutionary biology has its origin in the comparative embryology of the nineteenth century in the work of von Baer and Haeckel whose "laws"--embryonic divergence and recapitulation--were put forward as being generally applicable to the way in which phylogenesis evolves.
In evolution the principal problem to consider is not so much ontogenesis as phylogenesis, the passage or transformation from species to species.
Up until now, the mtDNA control region has been generally used to study genetic diversities, population structures, and intraspecific phylogenesis of fish (Brown et al.
A study of the phylogenesis of Veneridae was carried out using partial sequence of the mitochondrial 16S rRNA gene (Canapa et al.