Table 2

Results with the seabird and the mammal data set

MR(-)

Data Set

Taxa

Input trees

Best score

Optimal trees

MRP-score

Time


Seabirds [38]

122

7

23

1538

214

1 day*

Mammals [39]

116

692

2160

272

9454

13h10


MRP

Data Set

Taxa

Input trees

Best score

Optimal trees

MR(-)-score

Time


Seabirds [38]

122

7

214

106

23

9h00

Mammals [39]

116

692

9452

109

2162

1h40


* The search with the seabirds data set was aborted after about 1 day, and the optimal trees saved thus far were used. The optimal score of 23 was found after 1h20.

Kupczok BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:205   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-205

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