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Pentadactyl Limb

A limb with five digits such as a human hand or foot which are found in many amphibia, reptiles, birds and animals, which can allow us to deduce that all species in these categories derived from one common ancestor.


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Pentadactyl limbs is a common feature found in tetrapods. The class amphibian, reptile, aves (birds), and mammals fall under this superclass tetrapods. The order primates fall under the class mammalia (mammals). So primates ...

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by Jean1Mack
Fri Mar 21, 2014 6:55 pm
 
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Pentadactyl limb

Can anyone explain this to me please can not seem to find much info on it at all. Thanks

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by susancurtis
Thu Nov 05, 2009 11:49 am
 
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Pentadactyl limb....

My question is whether the pentadactyl limb is a characteristic of all mammals or a characteristic of only primates??

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by maphd
Thu Mar 02, 2006 9:43 am
 
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The pentadactyl limb is a characteristic of mammals or primates?????

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by maphd
Wed Mar 01, 2006 12:35 pm
 
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