Additional molecular support for the new chordate phylogeny

@article{Delsuc2008AdditionalMS,
  title={Additional molecular support for the new chordate phylogeny},
  author={Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Delsuc and Georgia Tsagkogeorga and Nicolas Lartillot and Herv{\'e} Philippe},
  journal={genesis},
  year={2008},
  volume={46}
}
Recent phylogenomic analyses have suggested tunicates instead of cephalochordates as the closest living relatives of vertebrates. In direct contradiction with the long accepted view of Euchordates, this new phylogenetic hypothesis for chordate evolution has been the object of some skepticism. We assembled an expanded phylogenomic dataset focused on deuterostomes. Maximum‐likelihood using standard models and Bayesian phylogenetic analyses using the CAT site‐heterogeneous mixture model of amino… 

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