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Hennigs dilemma

Hennig's dilemma Phylogenetic trees constructed from an examination of two or more characters (e.g. two different genes) may result in two contradictory phylogenies. In such cases no single tree can be constructed using all characters compatibly. (Cladistics, in which the dilemma may arise, was founded by the German entomologist W. Hennig.)

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Hennigs dilemma

Hennig's dilemma Phylogenetic trees constructed from an examination of two or more characters (e.g. two different genes) may result in two contradictory phylogenies. In such cases no single tree can be constructed using all characters compatibly. (Cladistics, in which the dilemma may arise, was founded by the German entomologist W.Hennig.)

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"Hennigs dilemma." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Encyclopedia.com. 23 Oct. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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"Hennigs dilemma." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Retrieved October 23, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/hennigs-dilemma-0