Dictionary » C » Clade

Clade

Clade (n)

a monophyletic group; a group of organisms (usually species) that are more closely related to each other than any other group, implying a shared most recent common ancestor.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Gene Products

http://microbes.ucsc.edu/cgi-bin/hgTracks?hgHubConnect.destUrl=..%2Fcgi-bin%2FhgTracks&clade=bacteria-gammaproteobacteria&org=Vibrio+cholerae+MO10&db=vibrChol_MO10_1&position=VchoM_01_1%3A10%2C001-35%2C000&Submit=submit&hgsid=1330094&hgt.newJQuery=1&pix=1329 ...

See entire post
by adithya528
Thu Sep 12, 2013 5:50 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Gene Products
Replies: 2
Views: 793

Re: Clade v. Phylum

Thank you so much! that is really helpful :) MIranda

See entire post
by naturalgoats
Mon Mar 26, 2012 11:34 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Clade v. Phylum
Replies: 6
Views: 7179

Re: Clade v. Phylum

... archosaurs (the order of reptiles to which crocodiles and dinosaurs belong). Hence birds form a paraphilletic group too. - Cladistics propose the clade Sauropsida including both birds and reptiles. Paleontological, anatomical, embriological, molecular and behavioural evidence support their common ...

See entire post
by marquitosgm
Mon Mar 26, 2012 7:45 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Clade v. Phylum
Replies: 6
Views: 7179

Re: Clade v. Phylum

A clade is a branch of the evolutionary tree comprising all the organisms that have evolved from one same common ancestral population. This is a monophylletic group. Taxa and clades are not the same. Taxonomist make groups ...

See entire post
by marquitosgm
Mon Mar 26, 2012 7:22 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Clade v. Phylum
Replies: 6
Views: 7179

Clade v. Phylum

thanks for the reply! so a clade is the same as a monophyletic group? Or do I have it all mixed up should I have really asked about some other phy- word? What I'm confused about is how a clade relates to what mono- para- and poly phyletic ...

See entire post
by naturalgoats
Mon Mar 26, 2012 1:45 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Clade v. Phylum
Replies: 6
Views: 7179
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:47, 24 January 2007. This page has been accessed 19,963 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link