Phylogenetics

“The affinities of all the beings of the same class have sometimes been represented by a great tree.I believe this simile largely speaks the truth.”
– Charles Darwin

Phlyogenetics is the study of evolutionary relationships between groups of living things.

 

Current Projects

Bird Tree
Dr. Arne Mooers and FAB*Lab alumni are involved with the Bird Tree – a evolutionary tree the represents the diversity of bird species across space and time.
Notable publications:  The global diversity of birds in space and time