The Clupeocephala re-visited: Analysis of characters and homologies Re-evaluación de Clupeocephala: Análisis de caracteres y homologías

@inproceedings{Arratia2010TheCR,
  title={The Clupeocephala re-visited: Analysis of characters and homologies Re-evaluación de Clupeocephala: Análisis de caracteres y homologías},
  author={Gloria Arratia},
  year={2010}
}
The characters supporting the monophyly of Clupeocephala are revised. The re-evaluation of these characters demonstrates that: 1) several characters as previously interpreted, are not unique, but homoplastic occurring elsewhere in non clupeocephalans (e.g., †crossognathiforms and osteoglossomorphs); 2) other characters are absent in most basal clupeocephalans; 3) some are variably present in basal clupeocephalans; 4) other characters seem to be wrong; and 5) several characters as previously… CONTINUE READING

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