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the act of choosing

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Sympatric speciation from disruptive selection assumes that a large
formerly discussed, disruptive selection may generate new taxa.
Polymorphism as an outcome of disruptive selection.
Lyon describes disruptive selection as one of three ways evolution shifts a trait.
I think it's particularly interesting to find disruptive selection in plumage," says Thomas Smith of San Francisco State University, who described a famous disruptive-selection example in African finch beaks.