Contributions to Zoology, 71 (1/3) (2002)

The limitations of ontogenetic data in phylogenetic analyses

Stefan Koenemann , Frederick R. Schram

Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam Mauritskade 57, 1092 AD Amsterdam, The Netherlands koenemann@science.uva.nl

Keywords: Ontogeny, heterochrony, event pairs, vertebrate development, sequence data, phylogenetic methodology, parsimony, neighbor joining.