[Taxacom] Fish phylogenetics paper

Karl Magnacca kmagnacca at wesleyan.edu
Wed May 12 14:15:18 CDT 2010

Bob Mesibov <mesibov at southcom.com.au> wrote:
> Well, since no one has so far risen to the bait, here's more to
> tickle your barbels:

*Shrug*  I did read it, but didn't have to get to the
acknowledgements to figure out who the influences were.  If you went
to certain places, you heard a lot of similar ranting about maximum
likelihood being "phenetics" from people who didn't understand how
it works and worshipped parsimony as the One True Method.  This
article just sounded like more of the same re-warmed week-old

Karl Magnacca
Postdoctoral Researcher
University of Hawaii-Hilo

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