CONCEPTS AND TESTS OF HOMOLOGY IN THE CLADISTIC PARADIGM

@article{Pinna1991CONCEPTSAT,
  title={CONCEPTS AND TESTS OF HOMOLOGY IN THE CLADISTIC PARADIGM},
  author={M{\'a}rio C. C. Pinna},
  journal={Cladistics},
  year={1991},
  volume={7}
}
Abstract— Logical equivalence between the notions of homology and synapomorphy is reviewed and supported. So‐called transformational homology embodies two distinct logical components, one related to comparisons among different organisms and the other restricted to comparisons within the same organism. The former is essentially hierarchical in nature, thus being in fact a less obvious form of taxic homology. The latter is logically equivalent to so‐called serial homology in a broad sense… 

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