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Paleontological evidence to date the tree of life.
The role of fossils in dating the tree of life has been misunderstood. Fossils can provide good "minimum" age estimates for branches in the tree, but "maximum" constraints on those ages are poorer.… Expand
ORIENTATION AND ANATOMICAL NOTATION IN CONODONTS
We introduce new terms for orientation in conodonts and their elements, and a modified scheme of anatomical notation based on the biological information now known. Expand
miRNAs: small genes with big potential in metazoan phylogenetics.
- J. Tarver, E. Sperling, +6 authors K. Peterson
- Biology, Medicine
- Molecular biology and evolution
- 1 November 2013
microRNAs (miRNAs) are a key component of gene regulatory networks and have been implicated in the regulation of virtually every biological process found in multicellular eukaryotes. What makes them… Expand
Probabilistic methods outperform parsimony in the phylogenetic analysis of data simulated without a probabilistic model
To understand patterns and processes of the diversification of life, we require an accurate understanding of taxon interrelationships. Recent studies have suggested that analyses of morphological… Expand
Limits of Precision in Molecular Timescales
Data from Huang et al. (2018) Middle Triassic conodont apparatus architecture revealed by synchrotron X-ray microtomography. Palaeoworld
The Interrelationships of L and Plants and the Nature of the Ancestral Embryophyte Graphical