Multiple nuclear genes stabilize the phylogenetic backbone of the genus Quercus

@article{Hubert2014MultipleNG,
  title={Multiple nuclear genes stabilize the phylogenetic backbone of the genus Quercus},
  author={François Hubert and Guido W. Grimm and Emmanuelle Jousselin and Vincent Berry and Alain Franc and Antoine Kremer},
  journal={Systematics and Biodiversity},
  year={2014},
  volume={12},
  pages={405 - 423}
}
Phylogenetic relationships among 108 oak species (genus Quercus L.) were inferred using DNA sequences of six nuclear genes selected from the existing genomic resources of the genus. Previous phylogenetic reconstructions based on traditional molecular markers are inconclusive at the deeper nodes. Overall, weak phylogenetic signals were obtained for each individual gene analysis, but stronger signals were obtained when gene sequences were concatenated. Our data support the recognition of six… 
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