Molecular phylogeny of the Raphidiidae (Raphidioptera) *

  title={Molecular phylogeny of the Raphidiidae (Raphidioptera) *},
  author={Elisabeth Haring and Horst Asp{\"o}ck and Daniela Bartel and Ulrike Asp{\"o}ck},
  journal={Systematic Entomology},
We present a molecular phylogeny of the family Raphidiidae including representatives of 21 of the 26 genera. Sequences from the nuclear gene for the large subunit ribosomal RNA (28S rRNA) and the mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase subunit 3 gene (cox3) were used. For the phylogenetic reconstructions we applied automated and manual approaches for sequence alignment and different evolutionary models and tree building algorithms. The trees based on the two alignment approaches were rather similar… 
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