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Multilocus Phylogenetics of a Rapid Radiation in the Genus Thomomys (Rodentia: Geomyidae)

Belfiore, Natalia M.; Liu, Liang; Moritz, Craig


Species complexes undergoing rapid radiation present a challenge in molecular systematics because of the possibility that ancestral polymorphism is retained in component gene trees. Coalescent theory has demonstrated that gene trees often fail to match lineage trees when taxon divergence times are less than the ancestral effective population sizes. Suggestions to increase the number of loci and the number of individuals per taxon have been proposed; however, phylogenetic methods to adequately...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2008
Type: Journal article
Source: Systematic Biology
DOI: 10.1080/10635150802044011


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