Diversification Times and Biogeographic Patterns in Apiales

  title={Diversification Times and Biogeographic Patterns in Apiales},
  author={Antoine Nicolas and Gregory M. Plunkett},
  journal={The Botanical Review},
  pages={30 - 58}
This study provides an overview of the historical biogeography of the major clades of Apiales based on extensive taxon sampling from all major lineages of the order, and character sampling of sequence data from the plastid rpl16 intron and trnD-trnY-trnE-trnT intergenic spacers. Divergence times were estimated in BEAST using relaxed molecular clocks and six calibration points from three families. Biogeographic reconstructions were estimated in DIVA and Lagrange using stratified and non… 

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