Bios 101 exam 1

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  1. Species
    Is the collection of individuals that are united by sharing of genes in the recent past and potentially sharing genes in the future
  2. Genus
  3. Specific Epithet
    • never appears alone and is never capitalized
    • sapiens
  4. Phylogeny
    The branching pattern that shows the origin of each species (group) named.
  5. Tree of Life
    based primarily on similarities in the DNA sequences. Made y counting differences between DNA sequences.
  6. Scientific name
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Bios 101 exam 1
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Biology of populations and communities
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