Analysis of the topological pattern of phylogenetic trees reveals connection between ecology and evolution

In biology, phylogenetic trees represent the evolutionary history and diversification of species: the “árbol genealógico” de la vida. Phylogenetic trees not only describe the evolution of a group of organisms, but can also be built from organisms within a particular environment or ecosystem, como el microbioma humano. In this way, can describe how this ecosystem evolved and what its functional capabilities might be.

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