Gonzalo Giribet

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Reevaluating the arthropod tree of life
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Annu Rev Entomol 57:167-86. 2012
  2. pmc Efficient tree searches with available algorithms
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Evol Bioinform Online 3:341-56. 2007
  3. pmc A time-calibrated molecular phylogeny of the precious corals: reconciling discrepancies in the taxonomic classification and insights into their evolutionary history
    Néstor E Ardila
    Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas Facultad de Ciencias, Laboratorio de Biología Molecular Marina, Universidad de Los Andes, Carrera 1E No 18A 10, Bogota, Colombia
    BMC Evol Biol 12:246. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Arthropod phylogeny based on eight molecular loci and morphology
    G Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nature 413:157-61. 2001
  5. pmc Evidence for a clade composed of molluscs with serially repeated structures: monoplacophorans are related to chitons
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, BioLabs 1119, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:7723-8. 2006
  6. pmc Conflict between datasets and phylogeny of centipedes: an analysis based on seven genes and morphology
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:531-8. 2006
  7. pmc First identifiable Mesozoic harvestman (Opiliones: Dyspnoi) from Cretaceous Burmese amber
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 272:1007-13. 2005
  8. pmc Assembling the lophotrochozoan (=spiralian) tree of life
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:1513-22. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Triploblastic relationships with emphasis on the acoelomates and the position of Gnathostomulida, Cycliophora, Plathelminthes, and Chaetognatha: a combined approach of 18S rDNA sequences and morphology
    G Giribet
    Division of Invertebrate Zoology, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York 10024 5192, USA
    Syst Biol 49:539-62. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Stability in phylogenetic formulations and its relationship to nodal support
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Syst Biol 52:554-64. 2003

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  1. doi request reprint Reevaluating the arthropod tree of life
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Annu Rev Entomol 57:167-86. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Efficient tree searches with available algorithms
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Evol Bioinform Online 3:341-56. 2007
    ..This article is aimed to serve as an educational and algorithmic reference to biologists interested in phylogenetic analysis...
  3. pmc A time-calibrated molecular phylogeny of the precious corals: reconciling discrepancies in the taxonomic classification and insights into their evolutionary history
    Néstor E Ardila
    Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas Facultad de Ciencias, Laboratorio de Biología Molecular Marina, Universidad de Los Andes, Carrera 1E No 18A 10, Bogota, Colombia
    BMC Evol Biol 12:246. 2012
    ..Species from across the coralliid range, including material from Antarctica, Hawaii, Japan, New Zealand, Taiwan, Tasmania, the eastern Pacific and the western Atlantic were examined...
  4. ncbi request reprint Arthropod phylogeny based on eight molecular loci and morphology
    G Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nature 413:157-61. 2001
    ..The optimal 'total evidence' cladogram supports the crustacean-hexapod clade, recognizes pycnogonids as sister to other euarthropods, and indicates monophyly of Myriapoda and Mandibulata...
  5. pmc Evidence for a clade composed of molluscs with serially repeated structures: monoplacophorans are related to chitons
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, BioLabs 1119, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:7723-8. 2006
    ..This "Serialia" concept may revolutionize molluscan systematics and may have important implications for metazoan evolution as it allows for new interpretations for primitive segmentation in molluscs...
  6. pmc Conflict between datasets and phylogeny of centipedes: an analysis based on seven genes and morphology
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:531-8. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc First identifiable Mesozoic harvestman (Opiliones: Dyspnoi) from Cretaceous Burmese amber
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 272:1007-13. 2005
    ..The bilobed, anteriorly projecting ocular tubercle is reminiscent of that of ortholasmatine nemastomatids. The status of other Mesozoic fossils referred to Opiliones is briefly reviewed...
  8. pmc Assembling the lophotrochozoan (=spiralian) tree of life
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:1513-22. 2008
    ..Future work should therefore concentrate on generating novel morphological observations and on producing genomic data for the lophotrochozoan side of the animal tree of life...
  9. ncbi request reprint Triploblastic relationships with emphasis on the acoelomates and the position of Gnathostomulida, Cycliophora, Plathelminthes, and Chaetognatha: a combined approach of 18S rDNA sequences and morphology
    G Giribet
    Division of Invertebrate Zoology, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York 10024 5192, USA
    Syst Biol 49:539-62. 2000
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Stability in phylogenetic formulations and its relationship to nodal support
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Syst Biol 52:554-64. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint Including secondary structure, fossils and molecular dating in the centipede tree of life
    Jerome Murienne
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 57:301-13. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint Into the deep: a phylogenetic approach to the bivalve subclass Protobranchia
    Prashant P Sharma
    Division of Invertebrate Zoology, American Museum of Natural History, 200 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 69:188-204. 2013
    ..Estimation of divergence times in concert with analyses of diversification rates demonstrate the signature of the end-Permian mass extinction in the phylogeny of extant protobranchs...
  13. ncbi request reprint First molecular phylogeny of the major clades of Pseudoscorpiones (Arthropoda: Chelicerata)
    Jerome Murienne
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 49:170-84. 2008
    ..This phylogenetic pattern suggests that venom glands evolved just once within this order of arachnids...
  14. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny and systematic position of Opiliones: a combined analysis of chelicerate relationships using morphological and molecular data
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Cladistics 18:5-70. 2002
    ..Resolution within the Eupnoi, Dyspnoi, and Laniatores (the latter two united as Dyspnolaniatores nov.) is also stable to the superfamily level, permitting a new classification system for the Opiliones...
  15. doi request reprint Evolution of the chelicera: a dachshund domain is retained in the deutocerebral appendage of Opiliones (Arthropoda, Chelicerata)
    Prashant P Sharma
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Evol Dev 14:522-33. 2012
    ..As a corollary, these data also provide an intriguing putative genetic mechanism for the diversity of arachnid chelicerae: loss of developmental domains along the proximo-distal axis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny of sipunculan worms: A combined analysis of four gene regions and morphology
    Anja Schulze
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 42:171-92. 2007
    ..Direct optimization has been useful for handling sequences of unequal length and generating conservative phylogenetic hypotheses whereas the Bayesian analysis under mixed models provided high resolution in the basal nodes of the tree...
  17. doi request reprint Sandokanid phylogeny based on eight molecular markers--the evolution of a southeast Asian endemic family of Laniatores (Arachnida, Opiliones)
    Prashant Sharma
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Comparative Zoology, MCZ Laboratories 507, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 52:432-47. 2009
    ..Morphological character evolution, particularly of characters used to define genera, such as tarsal count and male genitalia, is reexamined and the performance of the eight molecular markers in phylogenetic estimation is evaluated...
  18. ncbi request reprint Deep genetic divergences in Aoraki denticulata (Arachnida, Opiliones, Cyphophthalmi): a widespread 'mite harvestman' defies DNA taxonomy
    Sarah L Boyer
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Mol Ecol 16:4999-5016. 2007
    ..denticulata denticulata from certain localities are equivalent to divergences between localities poses a challenge to the rapidly spreading practice of DNA taxonomy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Distal-less and dachshund pattern both plesiomorphic and apomorphic structures in chelicerates: RNA interference in the harvestman Phalangium opilio (Opiliones)
    Prashant P Sharma
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Evol Dev 15:228-42. 2013
    ..This may support the hypothesis that loss of the cheliceral dac domain underlies the transition to the two-segmented chelicera of derived arachnids. ..
  20. doi request reprint Phylogenetic analysis of four nuclear protein-encoding genes largely corroborates the traditional classification of Bivalvia (Mollusca)
    Prashant P Sharma
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, United States
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 65:64-74. 2012
    ..The inferred tree topology corresponds closely to those obtained by datasets dominated by nuclear ribosomal genes (18S rRNA and 28S rRNA), controverting recent taxonomic actions based solely upon mitochondrial gene phylogenies...
  21. pmc Out of the Neotropics: Late Cretaceous colonization of Australasia by American arthropods
    Prashant P Sharma
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 279:3501-9. 2012
    ..Our results suggest that the endemic diversity within traditionally defined zoogeographic boundaries might have more complex evolutionary origins than previously envisioned...
  22. ncbi request reprint Evaluating topological conflict in centipede phylogeny using transcriptomic data sets
    Rosa Fernandez
    Museum of Comparative Zoology and Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
    Mol Biol Evol 31:1500-13. 2014
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  23. ncbi request reprint Elongation factor-1α, a putative single-copy nuclear gene, has divergent sets of paralogs in an arachnid
    Ronald M Clouse
    American Museum of Natural History, Division of Invertebrate Zoology, Central Park West at 79th St, New York City, NY 10024, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 68:471-81. 2013
    ..These data contradict the common assumption that EF-1α is for most or all taxa a single-copy gene, or that it has a small number of paralogs that are homogenized through gene conversion, unequal crossing over, or other processes...
  24. doi request reprint Pheromone evolution, reproductive genes, and comparative transcriptomics in mediterranean earthworms (annelida, oligochaeta, hormogastridae)
    Marta Novo
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 30:1614-29. 2013
    ..Genes involved in sexual determination and fertilization were highly expressed in reproductive tissue. This is thus the first detailed analysis of the molecular machinery of sexual reproduction in earthworms...
  25. pmc Comparative description of ten transcriptomes of newly sequenced invertebrates and efficiency estimation of genomic sampling in non-model taxa
    Ana Riesgo
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138, USA
    Front Zool 9:33. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  26. ncbi request reprint First molecular phylogeny of the circumtropical bivalve family Pinnidae (Mollusca, Bivalvia): evidence for high levels of cryptic species diversity
    Sarah Lemer
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA Electronic address
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 75:11-23. 2014
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  27. pmc Forest refugia in Western and Central Africa as 'museums' of Mesozoic biodiversity
    Jerome Murienne
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Biol Lett 9:20120932. 2013
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Biogeography in a continental island: population structure of the relict endemic centipede Craterostigmus tasmanianus (Chilopoda, Craterostigmomorpha) in Tasmania using 16S rRNA and COI
    Sebastian Velez
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Hered 103:80-91. 2012
    ..The coarse-scale geographical sampling on which this study was based should be followed in the future by sampling at a finer spatial scale and to investigate genetic structure within clusters and across cluster boundaries...
  29. ncbi request reprint Neuroanatomy of sea spiders implies an appendicular origin of the protocerebral segment
    Amy Maxmen
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nature 437:1144-8. 2005
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  30. ncbi request reprint Hox gene expression in the harvestman Phalangium opilio reveals divergent patterning of the chelicerate opisthosoma
    Prashant P Sharma
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Evol Dev 14:450-63. 2012
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  31. ncbi request reprint Phylogenomic analysis of spiders reveals nonmonophyly of orb weavers
    Rosa Fernandez
    Museum of Comparative Zoology and Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA Electronic address
    Curr Biol 24:1772-7. 2014
    ..Either alternative demands a major reevaluation of our current understanding of the spider evolutionary chronicle. ..
  32. ncbi request reprint Current advances in the phylogenetic reconstruction of metazoan evolution. A new paradigm for the Cambrian explosion?
    Gonzalo Giribet
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 24:345-57. 2002
    ..A new hypothesis of the metazoan diversification during the Cambrian explosion is proposed by synthesizing ideas from phylogenetics, molecular evolution, paleontology, and developmental biology...
  33. ncbi request reprint The genus Cyphophthalmus (Arachnida, Opiliones, Cyphophthalmi) in Europe: a phylogenetic approach to Balkan Peninsula biogeography
    Sarah L Boyer
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 36:554-67. 2005
    ..Our data also suggest that mitochondrial and nuclear genes are all contributing towards the final resolution of the combined analysis of the data...
  34. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary relationships within the protostome phylum Sipuncula: a molecular analysis of ribosomal genes and histone H3 sequence data
    Amy B Maxmen
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 27:489-503. 2003
    ..Interesting phylogeographic questions arise from analysis of multiple representatives of a few species...
  35. ncbi request reprint The analysis of eight transcriptomes from all poriferan classes reveals surprising genetic complexity in sponges
    Ana Riesgo
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University
    Mol Biol Evol 31:1102-20. 2014
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  36. pmc Sine systemate chaos? A versatile tool for earthworm taxonomy: non-destructive imaging of freshly fixed and museum specimens using micro-computed tomography
    Rosa Fernandez
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e96617. 2014
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  37. pmc A living fossil tale of Pangaean biogeography
    Jerome Murienne
    Museum of Comparative Zoology and Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA, CNRS, Universite Paul Sabatier, ENFA, UMR 5174 EDB Laboratoire Evolution et Diversité Biologique, Universite de Toulouse, 118 route de Narbonne, Toulouse 31062, France, Department of Botany and Zoology, University of Stellenbosch, Private Bag X1, Matieland 7602, South Africa, Landcare Research, Auckland Mail Centre, Private Bag 92170, Auckland 1142, New Zealand, School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, Allan Wilson Centre for Molecular Ecology and Evolution, Auckland, New Zealand, Animal Evolution and Development, Institute of Biology, University of Leipzig, Talstraße 33, Leipzig 04103, Germany
    Proc Biol Sci 281:20132648. 2014
    ..These results corroborate a growing body of evidence from palaeontology, palaeogeography and palaeoclimatic modelling depicting ancient biogeographic regionalization over the continuous landmass of Pangaea. ..
  38. doi request reprint Appearances can be deceptive: different diversification patterns within a group of Mediterranean earthworms (Oligochaeta, Hormogastridae)
    Marta Novo
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Mol Ecol 21:3776-93. 2012
    ..elisae complex...
  39. ncbi request reprint A modern approach to rotiferan phylogeny: combining morphological and molecular data
    Martin V Sørensen
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 40:585-608. 2006
    ..Otherwise, monophyly was generally supported for the represented ploimid families and genera...
  40. ncbi request reprint Exploring the behavior of POY, a program for direct optimization of molecular data
    G Giribet
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Cladistics 17:S60-70. 2001
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  41. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary biology of centipedes (Myriapoda: Chilopoda)
    Gregory D Edgecombe
    Australian Museum, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
    Annu Rev Entomol 52:151-70. 2007
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  42. ncbi request reprint Hidden diversity and host specificity in cycliophorans: a phylogeographic analysis along the North Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea
    Matthias Obst
    Ecology and Genetics, Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Aarhus, Ny Munkegade, Building 540, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Mol Ecol 14:4427-40. 2005
    ..americanus and H. gammarus, while the latter may have experienced recent bottlenecks, perhaps during Pleistocene glaciations. Populations on N. norvegicus appear to be of recent origin...
  43. ncbi request reprint Genetic diversity and population structure of the commercially harvested sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus (Echinodermata, Echinoidea)
    Sandra Duran
    Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce, 701 Seaway Dr, Fort Pierce FL 34949, USA
    Mol Ecol 13:3317-28. 2004
    ..We provide new evidence on the population structure of this commercial species, predicting a healthy stock of this sea urchin on the Mediterranean and Atlantic coasts...
  44. ncbi request reprint First molecular data on the phylum Loricifera: an investigation into the phylogeny of ecdysozoa with emphasis on the positions of Loricifera and Priapulida
    Joong Ki Park
    Department of Parasitology, College of Medicine, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Chungbuk, Korea
    Zoolog Sci 23:943-54. 2006
    ..The position of Loricifera was extremely unstable to parameter variation, and support for a relationship of loriciferans to any particular ecdysozoan phylum was not found in the data...
  45. ncbi request reprint Further use of nearly complete 28S and 18S rRNA genes to classify Ecdysozoa: 37 more arthropods and a kinorhynch
    Jon Mallatt
    School of Biological Sciences, Washington State University, Pullman, 99164 4236, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 40:772-94. 2006
    ..Finally, kinorhynchs joined priapulans (penis worms) at the base of Ecdysozoa...
  46. doi request reprint Broad phylogenomic sampling improves resolution of the animal tree of life
    Casey W Dunn
    Kewalo Marine Laboratory, PBRC, University of Hawaii, 41 Ahui Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Nature 452:745-9. 2008
    ..Many relationships between a stable subset of taxa find strong support, and a diminishing number of lineages remain recalcitrant to placement on the tree...