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Insect homology and diversity attributed to mutations

Genetic code

Ancient homology underlies adaptive mimetic diversity across butterflies Excerpt: “Surprisingly, our results suggest that modulation of this conserved developmental gene has occurred in tandem between these two deeply divergent butterfly lineages, implying an unexpected and remarkable level of predictability in…
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de novo creation times two

Genetic code

de novo is a Latin expression meaning “from the beginning,” “afresh,” “anew,” “beginning again.” Phylogenomics Resolves Evolutionary Relationships among Ants, Bees, and Wasps [subscription required] On 10/11/12 I wrote: Speculatively, it appears that speciation has occurred consistent with my model…
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