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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
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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
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miRNAs: small genes with big potential in metazoan phylogenetics.
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 themExpand
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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 morphologicalExpand
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