recapitulation theory

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I remember what John Sir from Channanapally taught us at Catholicate College, Pathanamthitta -- Ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny.
Developmental biologists, for example, are rethinking the degree to which ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny.
According to a paleontologic adage, ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny.