Additional file 5: Figure S3.

Tree length (TL) analysis indicates that overparameterization may be occurring within more highly partitioned datasets. Shown are post-burnin generational TL estimates for partitioning strategies assessed in this study. Note that as the complexity of partitioning increases evidence of increased TL and failed convergence is observed.

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Lamers et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2012 12:171   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-12-171