rootSplit: Split Tip Taxa by Root Divergence

Description Usage Arguments Details Value Author(s) Examples

View source: R/rootSplit.R

Description

Sorts terminal taxa into groups descended from each lineage splitting off of the root node.

Usage

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rootSplit(tree)

Arguments

tree

A phylo object

Details

This function can be useful for studying the timing in the order of appearance of descended from different lineages descended from the first bifurcation.

Value

Returns a list with each element a character vector containing the names of terminal taxa descended from each lineage splitting off of the root node.

Author(s)

David W. Bapst

Examples

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tree<-rtree(100)
rootSplit(tree)

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