Question

Which of these statements is correct?

a. All the species in the ingroup have all the traits in common.
b. All the species in the ingroup have only the first trait(s) of the phylogenetic tree in common.
c. Only the last species to evolve necessarily has all the traits mentioned in the tree.
d. Every clade has only unique derived traits not shared by any other clade.
e. All of these are correct.

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The phylogenetic tree shows evolutionary relationships between various species or other parts that are thought to have common ancestors. All species in the group have only the first features of the phylogenetic tree in common. Therefore, answer b is correct.

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