Table 2

Statistical comparisons between phylogenetic hypotheses using the AU-test (41 taxa Myctophiformes dataset)
Topology -ln L Δ ln L AU*
(Notolychnus (Lampanyctinae, Myctophinae)) 221112.283340 Best 0.733
((Notolychnus, Lampanyctinae) Myctophinae)) 221130.952336 18.668996 0.024*
(Notolychnus, Myctophinae) Lampanyctinae) 221125.980254 13.696914 0.151
(((Notolychnus, Diaphini) Lampanyctinae) Myctophinae) 221118.943061 06.659721 0.407

*P < 0.05 = constrained topology rejected at the 5% confidence level.

Poulsen et al.

Poulsen et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013 13:111   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-111

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