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convergent evolution (convergence)
Glossary of "Plant Biology (1st ed.)" by Graham et al. (2003)
- The process by which unrelated organisms in a similar environment evolve similar adaptive structures and physiology.
Glossary of "Evolution (4th ed.)" by Futuyma & Kirkpatrick (2017)
- Evolution of similar features independently in different evolutionary lineages, usually from different antecedent features or by different developmental pathways.
- Graham, L. E., Graham, J. M. & Wilcox, L. W. 2003. Plant Biology. -xxxv + 497 pp. Pearson Education, Inc., Upper Saddle River.
- Futuyma, D. J. & Kirkpatrick, M. 2017. Evolution, 4th ed. -xviii + 602 pp. Sinauer Associates, Inc., Sunderland.