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median network

median network A specialist type of maximum-parsimony tree method for phylogenetic reconstruction in which all the most parsimonious trees are represented in a reticulate grid in a three-dimensional perspective. Median networks are applied to data where the degree of homoplasy is very high and the number of informative sites very low (e.g. with data derived from populations).

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median network

median network A specialist type of maximum-parsimony tree method for phylogenetic reconstruction in which all the most parsimonious trees are represented in a reticulate grid in a three-dimensional perspective. Median networks are applied to data where the degree of homoplasy is very high and the number of informative sites very low (e.g. with data derived from populations).

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"median network." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Encyclopedia.com. 12 Dec. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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