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Finches of the Galapagos Island

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by sr2nj4u
Last updated 2 years ago

Discipline:
Science
Subject:
Evolutionary Biology
Grade:
9

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Finches of the Galapagos Islands.

The Finches of the Galapagos Islands. Have different shaped beaks because over time they became specialized for different food sources of that paticular Islands.

The Finches that adapted to there enviroment had advantages over the other Finches, allowing them to grow and reproduce more successfull generations, until the characteristics had spread throughout the Finch population

Charles Darwin collected some Finches when he visited the Galapagos Islands. It is often said that the Finches were key to the development of Darwin's theory of evolution. Some people call them Darwin's Finches instead of the Finches of the Galapagos Islands.

The Finches of the Galapagos Islands have different shaped beaks and eat different things. The Finches with large claw shaped beaks eat bugs,fruit, and nuts. The Finches with thin shaped beaks eat insects and grubs.

The diagrams above show the different shaped beaks and what the Finches eat.

The picture above shows Charles Darwin. The man who study the Finches of the Galapagos Islands.

The picture above shows a Finch on a branch.

www.truthinscience.org.uk/tis2/index.php/component/.../53.html

www.galapagosonline.com/nathistory/.../birds/galapagosbirds.htm

http://youtu.be/l25MBq8T77w

These are the websites that I used for my glog.www.truthinscience.org.uk/tis2/index.php/component/.../53.htmlwww.galapagosonline.com/nathistory/.../birds/galapagosbirds.htmhttp://youtu.be/l25MBq8T77wevolution.about.com/od/Darwin/a/Charles-​Darwins-Finches.htm

These are the video about the Finches.

evolution.about.com/od/Darwin/a/Charles-​Darwins-Finches.htm


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