Limit search to available items
Book Cover

Title Phylogenetic supertrees : combining information to reveal the tree of life / edited by Olaf R.P. Bininda-Edmonds
Published Dordrecht ; London : Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  576.88 Bin/Psc  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 550 pages : illustrations, ; 25 cm
Series Computational biology ; v. 4
Computational biology ; v. 4
Contents New uses for old phylogenies : an introduction to the volume / Olaf R.P. Bininda-Emonds -- The MRP method / Bernard R. Baum and Mark A. Ragan -- An assessment of matrix representation with compatibility in supertree construction / Howard A. Ross and Allen G. Rodrigo -- MRF supertrees / G. Gordon Burleigh ... [et al.] -- Everything you always wanted to know about average consensus, and more / François-Joseph Lapointe and Claudine Levasseur -- Tangled trees from multiple markers : reconciling conflict between phylogenies to build molecular supertrees / James Cotton and Roderic R.M. Page -- Supertree methods for ancestral divergence dates and other applications / David Bryant, Charles Semple and Mike Steel -- Supertree algorithms for nested taxa / Philip Daniel and Charles Semple -- Quartet supertrees / Raul Piaggio-Talice, J. Gordon Burleigh and Oliver Eulenstein -- Bayesian supertrees / Fredrik Ronquist, John Huelsenbeck and Tom Britton -- Some desiderata for liberal supertrees / Mark Wilkinson ... [et al.] -- Taxonomy, supertrees, and the tree of life / Roderic D.M. Page -- Garbage in, garbage out : data issues in supertree construction / Olaf R.P. Bininda-Emonds ... [et al.] -- Reconstructing divergence times for supertrees : a molecular approach / Rutger Vos and Arne Ø. Mooers -- Performance of supertree methods on various data set decompositions / Usman Roshan ... [et al.] -- Unrooted supertrees : limitations, traps, and phylogenetic patchworks / Sebastian Böcker -- The cladistics of matrix representation with parsimony analysis / Harold N. Bryant -- A critique of matrix representation with parsimony supertrees / John Gatesy and Mark S. Springer -- Supertrees, components and three-item data / David M. Williams -- A molecular supertree of the Artiodactyla / Annette S. Mahon -- Supertrees : using complete phylogenies in comparative biology / John L. Gittleman, Kate E. Jones and Samantha A. Price -- Using supertrees to investigate species richness in grasses and flowering plants / Nicolas Salamin and T. Jonathan Davies -- Detecting diversification rate variation in supertrees / Brian R. Moore, Kai M.A. Chan and Michael J. Donoghue
Analysis Phylogenetic supertrees
Phylogenetic supertrees
Notes 'The origins of this book lie in the 5th Annual International Conference on computational Molecular Biology (RECOMB 2001), held in Montreal, Canada, April 22-25, 2001' - preface
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Phylogeny -- Congresses.
Biology -- Classification -- Congresses.
Biology -- classification.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Bininda-Emonds, O. R. P.
Annual International Conference on Computational Molecular Biology (5th : 2001 : Montréal, Canada)
LC no. 2004051550
ISBN 1402023286 cased
1402023308 e-book