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PARSIMONY JACKKNIFING OUTPERFORMS NEIGHBOR‐JOINING
Abstract— Because they are designed to produced just one tree, neighbor‐joining programs can obscure ambiguities in data. Ambiguities can be uncovered by resampling, but existing neighbor‐joiningExpand
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Regular ArticlePARSIMONY JACKKNIFING OUTPERFORMS NEIGHBOR-JOINING
Because they are designed to produced just one tree, neighbor-joining programs can obscure ambiguities in data. Ambiguities can be uncovered by resampling, but existing neighbor-joining programs mayExpand
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Character Coding and Inapplicable Data
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Inapplicable character states occur when character complexes are absent or reduced in some of the taxa. Expand
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Systematic, stratigraphic, and paleoenvironmental contexts of first-appearing Hipparion in the Vienna Basin, Austria
ABSTRACT The tridactyl horse Hipparion (s.l.) has long attracted the attention of paleontologists and geologists alike for its potential use as a stratigraphic and paleoenvironmental index. A centralExpand
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The intellectual content of taxonomy: a comment on DNA taxonomy
1 Tautz, D. et al. (2002) DNA points the way ahead in taxonomy. Nature 418, 479 2 Tautz, D. et al. (2003) A plea for DNA taxonomy. Trends Ecol. Evol. 18 DOI: 10.1016/S0169-5347(02)00041-1 3 Minelli,Expand
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Mapping the biosphere: exploring species to understand the origin, organization and sustainability of biodiversity
The time is ripe for a comprehensive mission to explore and document Earth's species. This calls for a campaign to educate and inspire the next generation of professional and citizen speciesExpand
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Folliculinid ciliates: a new threat to Caribbean corals?
This is the first report of a putative pathogenic ciliate protozoan that has been associated with Caribbean corals. Previously, only 2 species of the phylum Ciliophora had been linked to coralExpand
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PARSIMONY, HOMOLOGY AND THE ANALYSIS OF MULTISTATE CHARACTERS
Abstract— The order of states in a transformation series describes an internested set of synapomorphies. States adjacent to each other in the transformation series thus share a degree of homology notExpand
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Basics of Cladistic Analysis
Preface This guide is designed to acquaint students with the basic principles and methods of cladistic analysis. The first part briefly reviews basic cladistic methods and terminology. The remainingExpand
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