Origin of Species, 6th Edition

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Author: Charles Darwin

Chapter XIV. Mutual Affinities of Organic Beings: Morphology — Embryology — Rudimentary Organs.

Classification, groups subordinate to groups — Natural system — Rules and difficulties in classification, explained on the theory of descent with modification — Classification of varieties — Descent always used in classification — Analogical or adaptive characters — Affinities, general, complex and radiating — Extinction separates and defines groups — Morphology, between members of the same class, between parts of the same individual — Embryology, laws of, explained by variations not supervening at an early age, and being inherited at a corresponding age — Rudimentary organs; their origin explained — Summary.

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Chicago: Charles Darwin, "Chapter XIV. Mutual Affinities of Organic Beings: Morphology — Embryology — Rudimentary Organs," The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection; or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life [Sixth Ed.] (London: John Murray, Albemarie Street, 1872), in Original Sources, accessed July 17, 2019, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=167NNNQ9SGGM4E4.

MLA: Darwin, Charles. "Chapter XIV. Mutual Affinities of Organic Beings: Morphology — Embryology — Rudimentary Organs." The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection; or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life [Sixth Ed.], London, John Murray, Albemarie Street, 1872, in , Original Sources. 17 Jul. 2019. www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=167NNNQ9SGGM4E4.

Harvard: Darwin, C 1872, 'Chapter XIV. Mutual Affinities of Organic Beings: Morphology — Embryology — Rudimentary Organs' in The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection; or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life [Sixth Ed.], John Murray, Albemarie Street, London. cited in , . Original Sources, retrieved 17 July 2019, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=167NNNQ9SGGM4E4.