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The Neo-Darwinian Theory Range of Applicability
The Neo-Darwinian Theory can be expressed in terms of four independent propositions concerning:

1. The origin of life.
2. Common ancestry.  
3. The mechanism by which substantially different gene types first appeared on Earth.
4. Microevolution: descent with modifications arising from gene shuffling coupled with the "Natural Selection List" but involving no     substantially new genetic material.