Phylogenetic systematics

plesiomorphy (pl. Plesiomorphies)


Glossary of "Cladistics (2nd ed.)" by Kitching et al. (1998)

  • A method of classification that utilized hypotheses of character transformation to group taxa hierarchically into nested sets and then interprets these relationships as a phylogenetic tree. See also cladistics.

Glossary of Plant Systematics (1st ed.) by Simpson (2006)

  • A methodology for inferring the pattern of evolutionary history of a group of organisms by grouping taxa based on apomorphies. Syn: cladistics.


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