cladist
noun see cladistics

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cladist — [klad′ist] n. a specialist in cladistics * * * clad·ist (klădʹĭst, klāʹdĭst) n. One who classifies organisms according to the principles of cladistics. * * * …   Universalium

  • cladist — [klad′ist] n. a specialist in cladistics …   English World dictionary

  • cladist — noun A biologist who studies clades, an evolutionary biologist who studies the pattern of species interrelationships …   Wiktionary

  • cladist — cla·dist …   English syllables

  • cladist — ˈklādə̇st, ˈkla noun ( s) : a taxonomist who adheres to the cladistic system of classification …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cladistics — For the scientific journal, see Cladistics (journal). Part of a series on Evolutionary Biology …   Wikipedia

  • cladistics — noun plural but singular in construction Date: 1965 a system of biological taxonomy that defines taxa uniquely by shared characteristics not found in ancestral groups and uses inferred evolutionary relationships to arrange taxa in a branching… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Haplorrhini — Taxobox name = HaplorrhinesMSW3 Groves|pages=127 184] fossil range = Early Eocene – Recent image width = 250px image caption = Common Squirrel Monkey ( Samiri sciureus ) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Primates… …   Wikipedia

  • Temple (anatomy) — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = tempora GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = The temple is the side of the head behind the eyes Caption2 = Human skull. Temporal bone is orange, and the temple overlies the temporal bone. Precursor = System …   Wikipedia

  • Wyleyia — Taxobox name = Wyleyia fossil range = Early Cretaceous (Berriasian/Valanginian) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves unranked ordo = Pygostylia (disputed) genus = Wyleyia genus authority = Harrison Walker, 1973 subdivision… …   Wikipedia

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