Unformatted text preview: With which names from the hierarchy are species discussed, and what is the term used to describe species names? Why is phylogenetic systematics important? Phylogenetic trees and cladograms are different. How? Be able to discuss traits and relationships in a cladogram. What is the definition of “monophyletic”? Paraphyletic? Polyphyletic? Contrast a homologous structure with an analogous structure. How is parsimony used to make cladograms? How are relationships determined in a cladistic analysis? Understand what a character matrix is and how we turn it into a cladogram....
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- Spring '10
- Cladistics, Phylogenetics, edition Important figures