“Lost Branches” article published in PLoS Biology

Another publication from the Open Tree of Life Project just appeared in PLoS Biology. This article concerns the problem of missing phylogenetic trees, which we commented on in a brief correspondence in Nature earlier this year.

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Figure 1 Overview of total number of publications surveyed from animal, fungus, seed plant, microbial eukaryote, archaea, and bacteria literature (indicated in red), and the number of those publications that archived their trees and alignments in either Dryad or TreeBASE (indicated in green). doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001636.g001