Fast-Evolving Homoplastic Traits Are Best for Species Identification in a Group of Neotropical Wasps
L. Wild, Alexander
M. Marsh, Paul
B. Whitfield, James
- Publisher: Figshare
Biological Sciences | Information And Computing Sciences | homoplastic | neotropical
<div><p>Biological characters can be employed for both taxonomy and phylogenetics, but is conscripting characters for double duty a good idea? We explore the evolution of characters designed for taxonomic diagnosis in Costa Rican heterospiline wasps, a hyperdiverse line...