Biology (11th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 1-25918-813-2
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Chapter 23 - Systematics, Phylogenies, and Comparative Biology - Review Questions - Understand: 9

Answer

C.

Work Step by Step

C. is the definition of a polyphyletic group, which is quite different from the definitions of monphyletic (B.) and paraphyletic (A.) groups. D. is wrong since cladistics seeds monophyly (C.).
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