Posted by Twitcher on October 27, 2003
In Reply to: "Ontogeny recapituales phylogeny" posted by Ahem on October 27, 2003
: Is "ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny" the precise phrase? If so, what exactly does it mean? Who conined the phrase? And is it still taught as a correct principle in biology?
Meaning something like 'birds of a feather flock together' is it?