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Cladograms

Cladograms

Classification can (and should) be used to illustrate more than a mere hierarchical grouping of organisms. This lesson introduces students to the building of cladograms as evolutionary trees, showing how "shared derived characters" can be used to reveal degrees of relationship.
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