Semantics of homology statements

To better understand the semantics of homology statements, it is worthwhile to first introduce some distinctions, derived from Lankester's (1870) terminology (0 Table 6.1).

O Table 6.1

A comparison of Lankester's (1870) and contemporary use of the terms homology and homoplasy. For further discussion see text

O Table 6.1

A comparison of Lankester's (1870) and contemporary use of the terms homology and homoplasy. For further discussion see text

Was this article helpful?

0 0

Post a comment