Determining phylogenetic networks from inter-taxa distances
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We consider the problem of determining the topological structure of a phylogenetic network given only information about the path-length distances between taxa. In particular, one of the main results of the paper shows that binary tree-child networks are essentially determined by such information.
KeywordsPhylogenetic network Tree-child network Temporal network Distance methods
Mathematics Subject Classification05C85 68R10
The authors thank Taoyang Wu for highlighting an oversight in the original statement of Theorem 1.1.
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