anatomical characteristics

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  • A mistake happened because he was not able to examine different anatomical characteristics.
  • The anatomical characteristics of races are clear and easily described. Cited from Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic, by Sidney L. Gulick
  • Cope describes the anatomical characteristics and superficial characteristics, comparing them with other related species.
  • Not only does Van Wouw show the anatomical characteristics of the African, but he created these studies of the indigenous people with dignity and understanding.
  • Cladistics is a method of arranging species based strictly on their evolutionary relationships, using a statistical analysis of their anatomical characteristics.
  • Our zooelogical classifications depend upon anatomical characteristics; and anatomically man belongs among the order primates. Cited from The Whence and the Whither of Man, by John Mason Tyler
  • Another analysis published in 1997 included Prolacertoides but its relationships with other archosauromorphs could not be resolved because few distinctive anatomical characteristics are known.
  • In these anatomical characteristics certain invariable, or slightly variable, elements are met with, to change which the lapse is necessary of geological ages. Cited from The Crowd, Study of Popular Mind, Gustave le Bon 1
  • In the Torah, some animals are explicitly named as pure or impure, while others are classified by anatomical characteristics or other criteria.
  • As with homologous anatomical characteristics, behaviors present in different species can be considered homologous if they are likely present in those species because the behaviors were present in a common ancestor of the two species.
  • It should be observed that it rests on feminine anatomical characteristics, and that the natural walk of a femininely developed woman is inevitably different from that of a man. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 4 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • While most researchers have agreed that Microraptor had most of the anatomical characteristics expected in a flying animal, some studies have suggested that the shoulder joint was too primitive to have allowed flapping.
  • Here the physical and anatomical characteristics of bones, tissues, and skin are simulated to provide a realistic appearance (e.g. spring-like elasticity).
  • Half a dozen fatal cases were brought to the ship under specially controlled conditions for autopsy examination, to reveal both the normal anatomical characteristics of this strange race of people and the damage the disease was doing. Cited from Star Surgeon, by Alan Nourse
  • While inverted women frequently, though not always, convey an impression of mannishness or boyishness, there are no invariable anatomical characteristics associated with this impression. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 2 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • Its unique anatomical characteristics have caused it to be classified in its own genus (Hydropotes) as well as its own subfamily (Hydropotinae).
  • From the Chalk backward to the Lias another group of genera occurs, having anatomical characteristics intermediate between the living crocodiles and the most ancient forms. Cited from Darwinism (1889), by Alfred Russel Wallace
  • Although Prof. Le Bon states that the mental constitution of races is as distinctive and unaltering as their anatomical characteristics, he fails to tell us what they are. Cited from Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic, by Sidney L. Gulick
  • This empathy, which they call limbic resonance, is a capacity which we share, along with the anatomical characteristics of the limbic areas of the brain, with all other mammals.
  • Surely none of these are uniquely Oriental characteristics, distinguishing them from Occidental peoples as clearly as the anatomical characteristics of oblique eyes and yellow skin. Cited from Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic, by Sidney L. Gulick
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