Glossary beginning with P
Biological terms and biologists that may be referenced within the articles.
- Phylogenysearch for term
The evolutionary development and history of a species or higher taxonomic grouping of organisms. It is the connections between all groups of organisms as understood by ancestor/descendant relationships.
- polyphagoussearch for term
Feeds on many types of plant or prey.
- Poulton, Edward Bagnallsearch for term
Sir Edward Bagnall Poulton, FRS (27 January 1856 – 20 November 1943) was a British evolutionary biologist who was a life-long advocate of natural selection.Synonyms: Edward Bagnall Poulton