cladistics

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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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A similar constellation has been described for another cladistically related fumigati-mimetic, Neosartorya udagawae, in patients with chronic granulomatous disease or myelodysplasia (15), which may suggest pathogenetic differences between subgroups within section Fumigati.
Lourenco (1986) considered the stridulation organ to be synapomorphic for Rhopalurus, a hypothesis that has yet to be tested cladistically.
The map includes 153 restriction sites, 36 of which were common in all haplotypes and 28 of which were cladistically uninformative because the presence or absence occurs only in a single haplotype.
In other cladistically distal theridiids this hood is further away from the margin, but of the same form.
Orbicules also represent a potential source for several cladistically informative characters.