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Speciation

Formation of a new species

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Migration

Moving of organisms from one area to another

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Geographic isolation

Separation of water, mountain range, or even open space may cause this

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Behavioral isolation

Reproductive behaviors or rituals

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Adaption

Any inheritable characteristic that gives a advantage to the organism

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Biblical kind

Ability to reproduce

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Baraminology

Study of classification of the idea of biblical kind

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Phylogenetic tree

Evolutionary diagram

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Clade

Represents a branch of the phylogenetic tree

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Derived character

Scientist assign particular clade on the basis of shared unique feature

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Evolutionary classification

System based on biochemical similarities, not on physical characteristics