T. Ryan Gregory has a pair of “must read” articles over at Genomicron
- Phylogenetic fallacies: “early branching equals primitive”
- Phylogenetic fallacies: “branching from a main line”
If you aren’t too sure about how to read phylogenetic trees, then these articles are for you. If you understand them, they’re still well worth reading.
And here’s a third that fits nicely with with the other two
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