The time component in this tree diagram is not definite but their relative age was described by how early they deviate from the other species. Basically, it describes that this particular species has deviated from the group way before the other changes and development took place.
Choose all of the sequences from the diagram that are in order from oldest to youngest according to this tree diagram.
A. Morel, H, B, M, Spot
B. The diagram does not have a time component
C. Spot, M, B, H, T
D. T, B, M, Cap
E. Flat, Spot, Cap, Morel
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