Calculate phylogenetic diversity
Returns the phylogenetic diversity of a tree for the tips specified.
Faith's phylogenetic diversity is calculated as the sum of all connected branches for specified tips in a tree. It can be used to investigate how biodviersity as measured by the phylogeny changes. Parallelizable.
Faith, D. (1992). Conservation evaluation and phylogenetic diversity. Biological Conservation, 61, 1-10.
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