Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Mimicry: mimicry in biology means the appearance of characteristics typical for a species in representatives of other species, which leads to the confusion of an individual of a species with a representative of another species. It is assumed that survival advantages are associated with this. See also evolution, Darwinism, selection.

Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
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Dawkins, R. Mimicry   Dawkins, R.

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-24