[Taxacom] "Tenuinucelli" clade in eudicots?

Jim Croft jim.croft at gmail.com
Sat Feb 26 15:18:03 CST 2011

To be picky, isn't the evidence simply that both groups have
tennuicellate ovules, and nothing more?  Interpretation of the origin,
meaning, significance and implication of this is something else.


On Sunday, February 27, 2011, Richard Zander <Richard.Zander at mobot.org> wrote:
> Okay, Ken. This may be difficult to accept, but the fact that both groups have tenuinucellate ovules is evidence that both share a deep ancestor, whether they are sister groups or not. The fact is evidence that provides a theory, which can be compared with other theories, falsified maybe, supported maybe, etc.

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