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phylogeny

 [fi-loj´ĕ-ne]
the complete developmental history of a group of organisms. adj., adj phylogenet´ic, phylogen´ic.

phy·log·e·ny

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

phylogeny

(fī-lŏj′ə-nē)
n. pl. phyloge·nies
1. The evolutionary development and history of a species or trait of a species or of a higher taxonomic grouping of organisms: the phylogeny of Calvin cycle enzymes. Also called phylogenesis.
2. A model or diagram delineating such an evolutionary history: a molecular phylogeny of the annelids.
3. A similar model or diagram delineating the development of a cultural feature.

phy′lo·gen′ic (-jĕn′ĭk) adj.

phy·log·e·ny

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

phylogeny

The evolutionary history ending in a species.

phylogeny

the whole of the evolutionary history of a species or other taxonomic group of organisms. See Haekel's Law of RECAPITULATION.
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The chosen geographic area of our study seems to be a real museum for many ascendant taxa of the lowest Pythium species in the phylogenic tree regarding the literature.
Because of the phylogenic and structural correlation with mammalian AQP8s, the AQPs that are also involved in [H.sub.2][O.sub.2] permeation (Bienert et al., 2007), CrAQP, could play a role in [H.sub.2][O.sub.2] passage through the membrane.
A phylogenic tree was constructed using the ORF3 aa sequences from the newly isolated strains and the references isolates.
It is therefore not surprising that there were obvious differences in the dominant phylogenic and functional groups in the rivers.
Evolution of larval gregariousness in relation to repellent defences and warning coloration in tree-feeding Macrolepidoptera: a phylogenic analysis based on independent contrasts.
Due to the different phylogenic status between human and mouse, additional studies on human are commendatory.
Comparative study of interspecific genetic divergence and phylogenic analysis of genus Jatropha by RAPD and AFLP Molecular Biology Reports, v.36, p.901-907, 2009b.
To further confirm the evolutionary relatedness of the Brachypodium COMT genes, previously characterized COMTs from both dicot and monocot species were used to perform phylogenic analysis (Figure 2).
A phylogenic analysis of deduced amino acid sequences of bZIP53 homologs of Arabidopsis thaliana, soybean (Glycine max (L.) Merr.), and cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L.) showed that GmbZIP53A, GmbZIP53B, and VubZIP53 (accession number AB77966) are classified into one clade containing bZIP1 and bZIP53 (Figure 1(a)) 17].
While we were unable to conduct detailed morphological or genetic comparisons on this particular individual for phylogenic interpretation, this report highlights the importance of reporting field observations that may indicate ecological changes affecting the hybridization rates of these inaccessible Arctic species.
Phylogenic analysis of the sequences revealed a tree structure in which tobacco begomoviruses but TbLCYV were clearly separated from those of honeysuckle (Fig.
The first involved designing DNA primers to target a specific gene in Synechococcus, an abundant unicellular cyanobacteria, and producing a phylogenic tree by sequencing grown cultures to ultimately identify the organism's evolutionary diversity in Monterey Bay.