Abstract Detail



Tropical Biology

Frost, Laura [1], Lagomarsino, Laura [2].

Phylogeny and Biogeography of Neotropical genus Freziera (Pentaphylacaceae).

Freziera comprises 75 species of trees and shrubs distributed primarily in mid-elevation moist forest throughout Central and South America. We present the first phylogeny of the group and examine biogeographic factors underlying speciation.


1 - Louisiana State University, Department Of Biological Sciences, 202 Life Sciences Building, Baton Rouge, LA, 70803, United States
2 - Louisiana State University, Dept Of Biological Sciences, 103 Life Sciences Building, Baton Rouge, LA, 70803, United States

Keywords:
Freziera
Pentaphylacaceae
neotropics
Sequence Capture
Angiosperms 353.

Presentation Type: Oral Paper
Number: 0001
Abstract ID:1062
Candidate for Awards:None


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