Is Morphology Really at Odds with Molecules in Estimating Fern Phylogeny?

@inproceedings{Schneider2009IsMR,
  title={Is Morphology Really at Odds with Molecules in Estimating Fern Phylogeny?},
  author={Harald Schneider and Alan R. Smith and Kathleen M Pryer},
  year={2009}
}
Abstract Using a morphological dataset of 136 vegetative and reproductive characters, we infer the tracheophyte phylogeny with an emphasis on early divergences of ferns (monilophytes). The dataset comprises morphological, anatomical, biochemical, and some DNA structural characters for a taxon sample of 35 species, including representatives of all major lineages of vascular plants, especially ferns. Phylogenetic relationships among vascular plants are reconstructed using maximum parsimony and… 
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