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Which of the following aspects of the animal species found on the Galápagos Islands helped Darwin to conceive his concept of natural selection?

A

The diversity of unique species that were nonetheless physically similar to each other and to their nearest neighbors on the South American continent.

B

The striking similarity between species found on these tropical islands and those found in temperate Europe.

C

The similarity between Galápagos species and those found in other tropical locations around the world.

D

The lack of species diversity across the island archipelago, despite the range of different habitats found there.

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