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Adaptive radiation is a relatively rapid diversification of species. Adaptive radiation usually occurs in an environment where multiple niches are available. It commonly follows the colonization of new habitats, such as a volcanic island. Adaptive radiation is also common following extinction events, as niches that were previously filled become available.

Which of the following diagrams depicts adaptive radiation?

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