Molecular Cladograms

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Leptopelis kivuensis is a species of frog only found in the jungles of Central Africans. Can a better understanding of their evolution save them?

Copyright 2008 by Eli Greenbaum. All rights reserved

SWABT graphically show evolutionary relationships between species by using molecular genetics.

 

Student read a blog post about a researcher who has spent his life working to catalog the frogs and amphibians of Central Africa's jungles. Students then build a cladogram of 5 species of frogs using their respective DNA sequences. 

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