any trait of an organism that increase its chance of surviving and reproducing.
A structure characteristic , our behavior of an organism, such as eye color, fur, pattern, or timing of migration.
Examples of Adaptations
short/long neck giraffe. Long neck could reach trees and eat the leaves. The short neck died because it couldn't
A specific way a feature is expressed in an individual organism.
The process in which the individuals best adapt to their environment tend to survive and pass their traits to subsequent generations.
Breeding of organisms to produce offspring with desirable traits; also know as artificial selection. (selected by humans, not nature)
A small group of islands near the coast of Ecuador, where Charles Darwin did much of his work on his Theory of Natural Selections