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Charles Darwin
(1809-1882) Charles Darwin, Alfred Russel Wallace, and Gregor Mendel laid the foundations of modern evolutionary theory.
Alfred Russel Wallace
( 1823-1913) Charles Darwin, Alfred Russel Wallace, and Gregor Mendel laid the foundations of modern evolutionary theory.
Gregor Mendel
( 1822-1884) Charles Darwin, Alfred Russel Wallace, and Gregor Mendel laid the foundations of modern evolutionary theory.
evolution
change in the heriditary characteristics of groups of organisms over the course of generations
species
in general a group of organisms that can potentially breed with each other to produce fertile offspring and cannot breed with the members of other such groups
variation
genetically determined differences in the characteristics of members of the same species
natural selection
greater reproductive success among particular members of a species arising from genetically determined characteristics that confer an advantage in a particular environment
coniferous woodland
coniferous woodland
deciduous woodland
deciduous woodland
chrysoperla downesi
chrysoperla downesi
chrysoperla carnea
chrysoperla carnea
breeding periods
breeding periods
mesonychid
mesonychid
ambulocetus
ambulocetus
rodhocetus
rodhocetus
bailosarus
bailosarus
A. afarensis
A. afarensis
A. africanus
A. africanus
early Homo
early Homo
H. erectus
H. erectus
H. sapiens
H. sapiens
Galapagos finch
Galapagos finch
wasp and caterpillar
wasp and caterpillar