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Is this group monophyletic?03:10

Is this group monophyletic?

360px-Monophyly, paraphyly, polyphyly

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Polyphyletic or polyphyly describes organisms that are not related and do not have a common ancestor (Carr, 2012).  Edit

Great website and referenceEdit

http://www.mun.calbiology/scarr/Taxon_types.htmEdit

Paraphyletic describes all the organisms associated with the most recent common ancestor (Carr, 2012).Edit

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