Biology (11th Edition)

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Chapter 21 - The Evidence for Evolution - Figure 21.5 - Inquiry Question: 1


The selection described is disruptive, so the distribution for the population would shift to one with two peaks and few or no individuals between those two peaks.

Work Step by Step

Look at the different kinds of selection described in the chapter and match one up with what is described--here, disruptive selection. Then, look at descriptions of the result of applying such selection--that is what should happen in this case.
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