SELECTIVE VALUE

Comparative significance of any aspect in assessing the evolution of internal organs, characteristics, or species by means of natural selection. See also: selective agent.

SELECTIVE VALUE: "Selective value helps determine the importance of a characteristic in natural selection."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SELECTIVE VALUE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/selective-value/ (accessed April 5, 2020).
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