Materials and Methods

  • Federico L. Agnolín
  • Fernando E. NovasEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Earth System Sciences book series (BRIEFSEARTHSYST)


With the aim to analyze the phylogenetic relationships of Dromaeosauridae with respect to other paravians we performed a phylogenetic analysis using the most recent version of the data matrix published by the TwiG, presented by Hu et al. (2009) and modified by Agnolín and Novas (2010).


Phylogenetic Analysis Character State Data Matrix Retention Index Consistency Index 
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Institutional Abbreviations


Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin, Germany;


The Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Beijin, China;


Museo Carmen Funes, Plaza Huincul, Neuquén, Argentina;


Museo Municipal de Lamarque, Lamarque, Río Negro, Argentina;


Museo Provincial Carlos Ameghino, Cippolletti, Río Negro, Argentina;


University of Antananarivo, Madagascar;


Yale Peabody Museum, Yale, USA.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.“Félix de Azara”, Departamento de Ciencias NaturalesFundación de Historia Natural, CEBBAD, Universidad MaimónidesBuenos AiresArgentina
  2. 2.CONICET, Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales “Bernardino Rivadavia”Buenos AiresArgentina

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