Craniodental Morphology and Phylogeny of Marsupials

  title={Craniodental Morphology and Phylogeny of Marsupials},
  author={Robin M. D. Beck and Robert S. Voss and Sharon A. Jansa},
  journal={Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History},
  pages={1 - 352}
ABSTRACT The current literature on marsupial phylogenetics includes numerous studies based on analyses of morphological data with limited sampling of Recent and fossil taxa, and many studies based on analyses of molecular data with dense sampling of Recent taxa, but few studies have combined both data types. Another dichotomy in the marsupial phylogenetic literature is between studies focused on New World taxa and those focused on Sahulian taxa. To date, there has been no attempt to assess the… 
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