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A phylogeny and revised classification of Squamata, including 4161 species of lizards and snakes

R Alexander Pyron1*, Frank T Burbrink23 and John J Wiens4

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Biological Sciences, The George Washington University, 2023 G St. NW, Washington, DC 20052, USA

2 Department of Biology, The Graduate School and University Center, The City University of New York, 365 5th Ave., New York, NY 10016, USA

3 Department of Biology, The College of Staten Island, The City University of New York, 2800 Victory Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10314, USA

4 Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721-0088, USA

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2013, 13:93  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-13-93

Published: 29 April 2013

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Additional file 1: Data File S1:

The 4162-species ML phylogeny in Newick format; taxonomic changes are given in Additional file 2: Table S1.

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Additional file 2: Table S1:

GenBank accession numbers for all taxa included in this analysis.

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