11. Phylogenetic Networks

  1. Björn H. Junker2,3 and
  2. Falk Schreiber2
  1. Birgit Gemeinholzer

Published Online: 9 AUG 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470253489.ch11

Analysis of Biological Networks

Analysis of Biological Networks

How to Cite

Gemeinholzer, B. (2008) Phylogenetic Networks, in Analysis of Biological Networks (eds B. H. Junker and F. Schreiber), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470253489.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), Gatersleben, Germany

  2. 3

    Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum, Berlin, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 AUG 2007
  2. Published Print: 29 FEB 2008

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Bioinformatics: Computational Techniques and Engineering

Book Series Editors:

  1. Professor Yi Pan and
  2. Professor Albert Y. Zomaya

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470041444

Online ISBN: 9780470253489



  • network reconstruction methodologies;
  • phylogenetic network detection and reconstruction methods;
  • tree-like interpretation of data


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Character Selection, Character Coding, and Matrices for Phylogenetic Reconstruction

  • Tree Reconstruction Methodologies

  • Phylogenetic Networks

  • Summary

  • Exercises

  • References