Phylogenetic Relationships of Extinct Cetartiodactyls: Results of Simultaneous Analyses of Molecular, Morphological, and Stratigraphic Data

@article{Geisler2005PhylogeneticRO,
  title={Phylogenetic Relationships of Extinct Cetartiodactyls: Results of Simultaneous Analyses of Molecular, Morphological, and Stratigraphic Data},
  author={Jonathan H Geisler and Mark D. Uhen},
  journal={Journal of Mammalian Evolution},
  year={2005},
  volume={12},
  pages={145-160}
}
  • J. Geisler, M. Uhen
  • Published 1 June 2005
  • Biology, Environmental Science
  • Journal of Mammalian Evolution
Although some recent morphological and molecular studies agree that Cetacea is closely related to Hippopotamidae, there is little consensus on the phylogeny within Cetartiodactyla. We addressed this problem by conducting two analyses: (1) a simultaneous cladistic analysis of intrinsic data (morphology and molecules) and (2) a stratocladistic analysis, which included morphological, molecular, and stratigraphic data. Unlike previous simultaneous analyses, we had the opportunity to include data… 
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