Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Phylogenetics

Edited by Ibrokhim Abdurakhmonov

Center of Genomics and Bioinformatics, Uzbekistan

Phylogenetics aims to study the evolutionary relatedness of living organisms in our planet. Its application is extended to the key areas such as evolution, classification and taxonomy of living organisms; ecology, diversity, and conservation biology of agrobiocenosis; monitoring of pathogen spread, outbreaks and source of transmissions, forensic analyses, etc. Historically, phylogenetics studies were prevalently based on morphological features of species that helped to classify the 'Tree of Life' on Earth. Modern phylogenetics studies, however, rely more heavily on DNA sequences. In this Phylogenetics book, we aimed to present readers the latest developments in phylogenetics studies that highlight multi-kingdom systems, reticulated evolution and conservation biology of living organisms as well as 'omics'-based phylogenetics advances.

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PhylogeneticsEdited by Ibrokhim Abdurakhmonov

Published: September 6th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/63115

ISBN: 978-953-51-3502-9

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3499-2

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1. Principle of Conservatism of Cellular Structures as the Basis for Construction of the Multikingdom System of the Organic Word

By Anatoliy L. Drozdov

296

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2. Phylogenetics for Wildlife Conservation

By José Luis Fernández-García

281

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3. Phylogenetics, Reticulation and Evolution

By Milton H. Gallardo

305

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4. Applying Cytogenetics in Phylogenetic Studies

By Ming Chen, Wen‐Hsiang Lin, Dong‐Jay Lee, Shun‐Ping Chang, Tze‐ Ho Chen and Gwo‐Chin Ma

242

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5. Phylogenetic and Functional Diversity of Faecal Microbiome of Pack Animals

By Suchitra Sena Dande, Niteen V. Patil and Chaitanya G. Joshi

221

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6. Whole-Genome-Based Phylogeny and Taxonomy for Prokaryotes

By Guanghong Zuo and Bailin Hao

351

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