Table 1

Bayesian divergence date estimates in mya. Means and 95% credibility intervals are given for 25 nodes (see also Figure 3).

Node

mean

95% credibility interval


C1*

Homo/Pan

6.43

5.85–7.01

C2*

Homininae/Ponginae

13.74

12.59–14.90

C3

Macaca/Papio

7.41

6.42–8.46

N*

Hominoidea/Cercopithecoidea

24.38

18.98–30.33

N*

Colobinae/Cercopithecinae

15.63

11.50–20.08

N*

Cercopithecini/Papionini

9.80

7.72–12.07

N1

M. sylvanus/M. mulatta

4.75

3.27–6.29

N2

Theropithecus/Papio

3.99

2.92–5.09

N3

Papio

2.09

1.54–2.71

N4

northern clade

1.89

1.33–2.48

N5

southern clade

1.80

1.28–2.36

N6

n chacma + s yellow/Kinda

1.49

1.03–1.98

N7

n chacma/s yellow

0.94

0.58–1.30

N8

n chacma

0.58

0.32–0.86

N9

Kinda

0.32

0.14–0.55

N10

s chacma

0.19

0.06–0.33

N11

olive w2 + Guinea/olive w1

1.50

1.02–2.02

N12

olive w2/Guinea

1.36

0.91–1.86

N13

olive w2

0.69

0.41–1.03

N14

Kur/Kem

0.40

0.18–0.64

N15

Guinea

0.11

0.03–0.22

N16

olive w1

0.31

0.12–0.53

N17

coastal yellow – n yellow + central olive + e olive + ne olive + hamadryas

0.68

0.40–0.97

N18

central olive – n yellow + e olive + ne olive + hamadryas

0.54

0.32–0.78

N19

e olive + n yellow – ne olive + hamadryas

0.32

0.16–0.51


* not shown in Figure 4

Nodes used as calibrations are labelled with a "C", all others with an "N".

Zinner et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2009 9:83   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-9-83

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