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Unformatted text preview: building trees interpreting trees Weeks 2-3: Bacteria Archaea Weeks 3-4: Unicellular eukaryotes Weeks 4-6: Plants Weeks 6-7: Fungi Weeks 8-10: Animals Weeks 10-11 Closing lectures: host-microbe and plant-animal interactions BIS2C W2009 Lecture 1 (5 January 2009) 2 Tree terminology and concepts Phylogenies and trees . Explanation of term taxon (plural: taxa ). Different ways of drawing trees. Trees and speciation Some more tree terminology: terminal (or tip) taxa internal nodes internal branches root or root node Branch rotation....
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