Phylogeny and Evolution of Selected Primates as Determined by Sequences of the ε-Globin Locus and 5′ Flanking Regions

@article{Porter2004PhylogenyAE,
  title={Phylogeny and Evolution of Selected Primates as Determined by Sequences of the $\epsilon$-Globin Locus and 5′ Flanking Regions},
  author={C. Porter and S. Page and J. Czelusniak and H. Schneider and M. Schneider and I. Sampaio and M. Goodman},
  journal={International Journal of Primatology},
  year={2004},
  volume={18},
  pages={261-295}
}
We studied phylogenetic relationships of 39 primate species using sequences of the ε-globin gene. For 13 species, we also included flanking sequences 5′ of this locus. Parsimony analyses support the association of tarsiers with the anthropoids. Our analysis of New World monkeys supports the model in which the callitrichines form a clade with Aotus, Cebus, and Saimiri, with Cebus and Saimiri being sister taxa. However, analysis of the 5′ flanking sequences did not support grouping the atelines… Expand

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