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Mapping phylogenetic trees to reveal distinct patterns of evolution

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Evolutionary relationships are frequently described by phylogenetic trees, but a central barrier in many fields is the difficulty of interpreting data containing conflicting phylogenetic signals. We present a metric-based method for comparing trees which extracts distinct alternative evolutionary relationships embedded in data. We demonstrate detection and resolution of phylogenetic uncertainty in a recent study of anole lizards, leading to alternate hypotheses about their evolutionary relati...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/molbev/msw124

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Molecular Biology and Evolution Journal website
Volume:
33
Issue:
10
Pages:
2735-2743
Publication date:
2016-06-01
Acceptance date:
2016-06-12
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EISSN:
1537-1719
ISSN:
0737-4038
Source identifiers:
824060
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pubs:824060
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uuid:4ee204e9-94cf-4ea1-b4d2-44df4c33d5f4
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pubs:824060
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2018-02-13

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