We are meeting this semester (Fall 2022) on Tuesdays 1:00-2:00pm in Gant West W416. Subscribe to systematics listserv to receive emails containing connection information (or write to someone listed in Contact Info).

October 4, 2022

We will read the fourth chapter of the Revell and Harmon book (PGLS).

September 27, 2022

Mark Stukel will lead discussion on the following paper:

S. Naser-Khdour, BQ Minh, and R Lanfear. 2022. Assessing confidence in root placement on phylogenies: an empirical study using nonreversible models for mammals. Systematic Biology 71:959-972. DOI:10.1093/sysbio/syab067

September 20, 2022

We will read the third chapter of the Revell and Harmon book (PGLS).

September 13, 2022

We will read the second chapter of the Revell and Harmon book (independent contrasts).

September 6, 2022

We will read the first chapter of the soon-to-be-released book by Liam Revell and Luke Harmon entitled “Phylogenetic Comparative Methods in R”.

August 30, 2022

Organizational meeting. One possibility that we should discuss is the soon-to-be-released book by Liam Revell and Luke Harmon entitled “Phylogenetic Comparative Methods in R”.