Interpreting Phylogenies

Aidan Budd


April 2nd 2008

Drawing Trees by Hand

Tree for you to write in Newick format

five-taxa tree

One way of writing the above tree is found in this file.

Using pencil and paper, draw each of the two trees shown below.


Tree you should draw

Trees used in demonstrations

Unrooted tree with Multifurcations
Mesquite demo - two four-taxa trees

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