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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B 2008 Vol.9 No.10 P.779-786


Advances in the phylogenesis of Agaricales and its higher ranks and strategies for establishing phylogenetic hypotheses

Author(s):  Rui-lin ZHAO, Dennis E. DESJARDIN, Kasem SOYTONG, Kevin D. HYDE

Affiliation(s):  Faculty of Biology Conservation, Southwest Forestry University, Kunming 650224, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   kskasem@kmitl.ac.th

Key Words:  Gene, Molecular, Mushrooms, Phylogeny

Rui-lin ZHAO, Dennis E. DESJARDIN, Kasem SOYTONG, Kevin D. HYDE. Advances in the phylogenesis of Agaricales and its higher ranks and strategies for establishing phylogenetic hypotheses[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science B, 2008, 9(10): 779-786.

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We present an overview of previous research results on the molecular phylogenetic analyses in Agaricales and its higher ranks (Agaricomycetes/Agaricomycotina/Basidiomycota) along with the most recent treatments of taxonomic systems in these taxa. Establishing phylogenetic hypotheses using DNA sequences, from which an understanding of the natural evolutionary relationships amongst clades may be derived, requires a robust dataset. It has been recognized that single-gene phylogenies may not truly represent organismal phylogenies, but the concordant phylogenetic genealogies from multiple-gene datasets can resolve this problem. The genes commonly used in mushroom phylogenetic research are summarized.

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