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Darwin's finches a group of finches that occurs on the Galapagos Islands in the Pacific. The islands are oceanic and were colonized by an ancestral type which has speciated and provides an excellent example of ADAPTIVE RADIATION.
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Evolution of Darwin finches
caused by a rare climactic event.
On predicting insular variation in endemism and sympatry for the Darwin finches
in the Galapagos archipelago.