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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 81132–39 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.1.32
Published: 01 January 2019
... Reprints and Permissions web page, www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2019 Emerging infection amphibian Ranavirus phylogenetic reconstruction evolutionary relationships What kind of information is available in GenBank? Why must the sequences be aligned before you make a...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 804278–284 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.4.278
Published: 01 April 2018
... : Oxford University Press . Newman, L. , Duffus, A. L. , & Lee, C. ( 2016 ). Using the free program MEGA to build phylogenetic trees from molecular data . American Biology Teacher , 78 , 608 – 612 . Pleijel, F. ( 1995 ). On character coding for phylogeny reconstruction . Cladistics...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 802144–151 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.2.144
Published: 01 February 2018
..., organismal, and evolutionary biology. This activity relies on woody plant identification, comparative morphology, and DNA sequence analysis to teach students how to reconstruct and interpret phylogenetic trees. After building separate phylogenetic hypotheses using morphological characters and molecular data...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 819680–685 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.9.680
Published: 01 December 2019
... Phylogenetic reconstruction............................1.32-I Physics............................7.485-I Physiology............................6.449-TT, 7.520-TT Pitfall trap............................4.234-RL Place-based learning............................7.503-I Planarians...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 81279–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.2.79
Published: 01 February 2019
..., J.V. & Stuessy, T.F. ( 1980 ). Determining primitive character states for phylogenetic reconstruction . Systematic Botany , 5 , 112 – 135 . Darwin, C. ( 1859 ). On the Origin of Species [facsimile of the first edition, 2001]. Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Dickinson...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 809697–701 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.9.697
Published: 01 November 2018
... Phylogenetic Reconstruction for Advanced Undergraduate Biology Students: Molluscan Evolution as a Case Study............................4.278-I Using Environmental DNA to Connect Lab Science with Field Practice............................4.285-I Following Phenotypes: An Exploration of Mendelian Genetics...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 808561–569 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.8.561
Published: 01 October 2018
... FoxO (Forkhead Box, subgroup O), which inhibits cell proliferation. For more details, see text and Eijkelenboom and Burgering (2013). Figure 1. Reconstruction of Stenodyctia sp. (Palaeodictyoptera) with wings on all three thoracic segments (courtesy of Kukalová, 1970 ). Figure 1...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 799729–737 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.9.729
Published: 01 November 2017
... ). Phylogenetic reconstruction as a broadly applicable teaching tool in the biology classroom: The value of data in estimating likely answers . Journal of College Science Teaching , 35 , 40 – 45 . Lampert, E. , & Mook, J. ( 2015 ). Modeling with nonliving objects to enhance understanding of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 79281–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.2.81
Published: 01 February 2017
... Phylogenetics Laboratory: Reconstructing Evolutionary History ( Catley & Novick, 2012 ) Data sources mentioned in Parts I and II include molecular data (HOX gene sequences) and morphological traits (developmental patterns and body structures such as type of skeleton). Students are taught to use cluster...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 789725–732 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.9.725
Published: 01 November 2016
..., particularly topics that have elements that are nonintuitive, such as genetics ( Lawson & Thompson, 1998 ), evolution ( Greene, 1990 ; West et al., 2011 ), molecular ecology ( Karl et al., 2012 ), cell metabolism ( Storey, 1991 ), and phylogenetic trees ( Meir et al., 2007 ). Often, student...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 783241–247 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.3.241
Published: 01 March 2016
... that they realize that new scientific knowledge is built upon old knowledge. To reconstruct a phylogenetic tree for a group of organisms (ingroup), it is crucial to have the background knowledge that informs an accurate selection of the outgroup. Not a single solution. Published phylogenies are...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 782141–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.2.141
Published: 01 February 2016
... ). Reconstruction of evolutionary trees . In V.H. Heywood & J. McNeill (Eds.),. Phenetic and Phylogenetic Classification (pp. 67 – 76 ). London : Systematics Association . Gendron, R.P. ( 2000 ). The classification and evolution of Caminalcules . American Biology Teacher , 62 , 570 – 576...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 78124–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.1.24
Published: 01 January 2016
... geologic mobilism influenced the evolution of ratites? Figure 3. Simplified phylogenetic tree of three ratites and their most recent common ancestor (“species x”). Maps show the current geographic distribution of native populations: (a) Rhea pennata , (b) R. americana (synonym of Pterocnemia...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2014; 762127–131 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2014.76.2.10
Published: 01 February 2014
... resulting cladograms can be compared with a published mammalian phylogeny. The exercise illustrates phylogenetics, the principle of parsimony, and hypothesis testing using morphological data. Figure 2. Simple phylogenies illustrating tree length calculation using three characters: limbs, wings, and...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2013; 756397–401 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2013.75.6.7
Published: 01 August 2013
...). Scientists Confront Creationism . New York, NY: W.W. Norton. Haack, S. (1993). Double-aspect foundherentism: a new theory of empirical justification. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research , 53 , 113–128. Haack, S. (2009). Evidence and Inquiry: A Pragmatist Reconstruction of Epistemology . Amherst...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 73272–77 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.2.4
Published: 01 February 2011
...://sites.google.com/site/kvistetalabt/home. The ribosomal 18S was used for the phylogenetic analysis because it has previously been shown to evolve at a rate that is useful for reconstructing deeper (more ancient) phylogenetic relationships among animal phyla (e.g., Zrzavy et al., 1998 ). The COI gene, on the other...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 722114–121 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.2.12
Published: 01 February 2010
...Wilfred A. Franklin In a flexible multisession laboratory, students investigate concepts of phylogenetic analysis at both the molecular and the morphological level. Students finish by conducting their own analysis on a collection of skeletons representing the major phyla of vertebrates, a...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 71920565369 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/20565369
Published: 01 November 2009
... Errors - * *2:116-D .. pH.- - - - - - - - - * - - * * - *1:12-Q Th e I nfluence of Darwin on Evolutionary Algorithms from Darwin's Illness 2:122-R Phylogenetic Collection 3:157-I "Dinner with Darwin 2:81-A DaVinci'sVitruvian Man 4:205-A Plant Reproduction 5:300-l De Bono Hats.4:209-A Plasma Membrane.1:36...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 702121 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/30163216
Published: 01 February 2008
... anatomy and morphological analysis. Other worksheets use the controversial nature of the phylogenetic reconstruction of the hominin tree to examine the nature of science, and use the change in reconstructions over time to touch on the punctu- ated equilibrium vs. gradualism debate of evolutionary...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 704222–229 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/30163248
Published: 01 April 2008
... black box: Teaching evolu- tion through developmental genetics. Nature Reviews Genetics, 4, 735-741. Goldsmith, D. W. (2003). The great Glade race. The American Biology Teacher, 65(9), 679-682. Julius, M.L. & Schoenfuss, H.L. (2006). Phylogenetic reconstruction as a broadly applicable...