Program for testing incongruences

snylin at zoologi.su.se snylin at zoologi.su.se
Fri Apr 26 15:31:27 EST 1996

Tosak Seelanan <tosak at iastate.edu> wrote:


>I have data sets from the same set of taxa, and these data sets gave 
>different phylogeneies.  I would like to get a phylogeny based on 
>combined data set, but I have to prove whether incongruence between data 
>sets is not significant.  I do know that Dr. James S. Farris et al. 
>(Cladistic 10:315-319, 1995) described the use of U statistic to test 
>statistically whether incongruence is significant and they used program 
>called "arn" to do so.  I would appreciate any suggestion to get this 
>program (or similar ones) or e-mail address of Dr. James S. Farris (or 
>other authors listed in the paper) so that I can contact him directly.

>Thank you very much.
>Tosak Seelanan           |     Department of Botany, Bessey Hall 353, 
>tosak at iastate.edu        |  Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011,U.S.A.

Steve Farris' e-mail adress is msl-farris at nrm.se. He is at the Natural
History Museum in Stockholm, Sweden.

Best regards
Sören Nylin

Soren Nylin
Dept of Zoology
Stockholm University
S-106 91 Stockholm

Tel +46-8-164033
FAX +46-8-167715
EMAIL Soren.Nylin at zoologi.su.se

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