Inadequacy of cladistics

Barry Roth barry_roth at YAHOO.COM
Fri Jan 23 11:39:18 CST 2004


... But once in a manuscript I submitted to Cladistics, I was told to get the term "OTU" out of there.  It smacked of phenetics and was deemed offensive!

Barry Roth

Richard.Zander at MOBOT.ORG wrote:
[...] so as long as cladists state we are using a simple model to cluster OTUs, and are not reconstructing a process, that's okay.

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