phyletic

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj phyletic of or relating to the evolutionary development of organisms "phylogenetic development"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • phyletic Pertaining to a race or tribe.
    • phyletic In biology, pertaining to a phylum of the animal kingdom, or to the construction of phyla; phylogenetic.
    • phyletic In botany, relating to the divisions of the vegetable kingdom viewed genetically; phylogenetic.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Phyletic pertaining to a race or tribe: pertaining to a phylum of the animal kingdom
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Usage

In literature:

Sacrifice and Compensation in the Phyletic Activities.
"The Biology, Physiology and Sociology of Reproduction" by Winfield S. Hall
All can be interpreted as embryonic survivals rather than as phyletic contractions.
"A Critique of the Theory of Evolution" by Thomas Hunt Morgan
The phyletic origin of the somatic cells depended directly upon an unequal separation of the determinants contained in the germplasm.
"The Biological Problem of To-day" by Oscar Hertwig
Two phyletic lines evolved from this prototype.
"Neotropical Hylid Frogs, Genus Smilisca" by William E. Duellman
Its structure does provide clues as to phyletic development that took place in the main lineage.
"Evolution and Classification of the Pocket Gophers of the Subfamily Geomyinae" by Robert J. Russell
The phyletic origin of Fungi will probably long remain obscure.
"The History of Creation, Vol. II (of 2)" by Ernst Haeckel
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In science:

Kluge A, Farris J: Quantitative phyletics and the evolution of anurans.
pplacer: linear time maximum-likelihood and Bayesian phylogenetic placement of sequences onto a fixed reference tree
Eldredge, N., Gould, S. J.,1972 , Punctuated equilibria: an alternative to phyletic gradualism.
Randomness and Multi-level Interactions in Biology
According to Gould and Eldredge, phyletic change occurs in the ma jority of cases not by a continuous transformation of species, but by a sequence of speciation and extinction events.
Biological Evolution and Statistical Physics
Punctuated equilibria: an alternative to phyletic gradualism.
Construction of bipartite and unipartite weighted networks from collections of journal papers
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