Who is Friedrich Leopold August Weismann?

Who is Friedrich Leopold August Weismann?

June 25, 2021 Off By Felso

Friedrich Leopol, German biologist. Ernst Mayr described him as the most important evolutionary theorist of the 19th century after Charles Darwin. With his experiments with mice, he collapsed Lamarck’s view of evolution. This experiment proved that acquired characters are not hereditary. Tailed mice were also born in the 21st generation, although Weisman cut off the tails of mice for 20 generations.

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