Differentiate between homologous and analogous organs with atleast 5 points( use only simple words)

Asked by sajal2402 | 24th Dec, 2018, 06:29: PM

Expert Answer:

Homologous Organs

Analaogous Organs

Homologous organs have similar origin and basic structure but perform different functions in different organisms

Analogous organs are different in basic structure but perform same functions

Homologous organs show divergent evolution

Analogous organs show convergent evolution

They develop in related organisms

They develop in unrelated organisms

Stages in the development are similar

Stages in the development are different

Examples - Forelimb of man , front leg of bull

Example-Wing of insect, tail fin of lobster

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 25th Dec, 2018, 07:04: PM