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OG 11; RC1

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OG 11; RC1

Post Fri Sep 21, 2007 9:43 pm
the first sentence on RC1 is:
"until recently, scientists did not know of a close vertebrate analogue to the extreme form of altruism observed in eusocial insects like ants and bees, whereby individuals cooperate......"


what does "close vertebrate analogue" mean here?

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Post Tue Nov 13, 2007 12:22 am
it means, vertebrate animal that demonstrates similar behavior as the insects mentioned.

it's a weird phrasing, but that's what it means. Smile

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