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Homologous organs in vertebrates indicate  that ________


  1. all vertebrates share a common ancestry.

  2. all vertebrates do not share a common ancestry

  3. organs evolved from cells and organ systems

  4. all vertebrates evolved from higher vertebrates


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The correct option is A

all vertebrates share a common ancestry.


Homologous organs are those organs which share a common structure and origin, but have different functions.  Homologous organs in vertebrates indicates that all vertebrates share a common ancestor. Example: forelimbs in all vertebrates.

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