cladistics

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Related to Cladism: Cladistic analysis, Cladistic taxonomy
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a system of biological taxonomy based on the quantitative analysis of comparative data and used to reconstruct cladograms summarizing the (assumed) phylogenetic relations and evolutionary history of groups of organisms

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Narrow approaches to phylogeny: a review of nine books of cladism.