Glossary of terms used in Phylogeny Reconstruction.
Ortholog These are
genes that are found in two different taxa and are performing the same
function in each taxon. Together
with paralogs they comprise an homologous
OTU (Operational Taxonomic
Unit) see Taxon.
Choose the first letter of your term.
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| D | E | F
| G | H | I
| J | K | L
| M | N | O
| P | Q | R
| S | T | U
| V | W | X
| Y | Z
Questions? email: James Mcinerney