phytogeny


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phy·tog·e·ny

 (fī-tŏj′ə-nē)
n.
Phytogenesis.

phytogenesis, phytogeny

the origin and evolution of plants. — phytogenetic, phytogenetical, phytogenic, adj.
See also: Plants
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2014), and often accorded an important speculative role in the phytogeny of language (Corballis 1992), may well be an example of just such an operant.
The Poaceae is one of the most important families among angiosperms in terms of morphological diversity, ecology and economic importance (Clayton & Renvoize, 1986; Grass Phytogeny Working Group, 2001; 2012).
There were articles about ecology, behavior, taxonomy and phytogeny, migration, physiology, song, development, but one thing he noticed was that all of them analyzed quantitative data with statistics.
Overview and phytogeny of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex organisms: implications for diagnostics and legislation of bovine tuberculosis.
However, we consider the concatenated Bayesian tree to be the most appropriate phytogeny to use for two reasons: (1) it considers a model of evolution that parsimony does not; and (2) the concatenated data set contains more characters (information) than genes analyzed individually.
New insights into the phytogeny of Pleopeltis and related Neotropical genera (Polypodiaceae, Polypodiopsida).
A recent study (Leache and McGuire, 2006) using molecular and morphological analyses has proposed a phytogeny for the genus Phrynosoma that includes four clades: 1) Tapaja, containing the viviparous organisms (P.
Multielement Silurian (late Llandoverian-Wenlockian) conodonts from the Clarita Formation, Arbuckle Mountains, Oklahoma, and phytogeny of Kockelella.
Phytogeny of mercury resistance (met) operons of Gram-negative bacteria isolated from the fecal flora of primates.
Phytogeny and ancient DNA of Sus provides new insights into Neolithic expansion in Island Southeast Asia and Oceania.
The purpose of this study was to capture a snapshot of genetic information in three frog species in a very restricted geographic region to gain insight into their population dynamics, phyiogeography, and fine-scale phytogeny.
By an organism's behavior, I mean, roughly, something an organism does such that its etiology involves selection processes in the phytogeny and/or ontogeny of the organism and, in part, also one or more factors of the immediate antecedent environment as sensorial (exteroceptive, proprioceptive or interoceptive) stimuli (a somewhat similar characterization is given by Moore 2008).