Phylogeny of the Ants: Diversification in the Age of Angiosperms

@article{Moreau2006PhylogenyOT,
  title={Phylogeny of the Ants: Diversification in the Age of Angiosperms},
  author={Corrie S. Moreau and Charles D. Bell and Roger Vil{\`a} and S. Bruce Archibald and Naomi E. Pierce},
  journal={Science},
  year={2006},
  volume={312},
  pages={101 - 104}
}
Key ResultWe present a large-scale molecular phylogeny of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), based on 4.5 kilobases of sequence data from six gene regions extracted from 139 of the 288 described extant genera, representing 19 of the 20 subfamilies. All but two subfamilies are recovered as monophyletic.

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