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Give an example of convergent evolution and identify the features towards which they are converging.


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A similar evolution in species of different lineage is called convergent evolution. Convergent evolution happens in an isolated geographical area. Flippers of dolphins and penguins are examples of convergent evolution. In both animals; flippers have different origins but serve a similar purpose.

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