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This problem can be circumvented by using markers that have lower rate variation, and we show that phylogenetic markers extracted from complete nuclear genomes can be a useful complement to the more commonly used plastid markers. In this study, we explore the effect of variation in rates of mutation, fossil placement, and model assumptions on divergence time estimation, with the goal of inferring the age of the grasses (Poaceae; monocots). The vast majority of grass species belongs to two large sister groups referred to as BEP and PACMAD clades (Grass Phylogeny Working Group II 2012). Dating analyses were first conducted on DNA regions from the plastid genome, which are the most frequently used in plant phylogenetics and are available for a large number of taxa (Soltis et al. We selected three genes that are variable enough to reconstruct relationships within lineages but are also sufficiently conserved to be compared among distantly related angiosperms (Grass Phylogeny Working Group II 2012).
However, estimates of divergence times remain strongly affected by different implementations of fossil calibration points. Investigation into the appropriateness of rate autocorrelation has been inconclusive, yielding contrasting results depending on the data sets and methods used (Drummond et al. This diverse and ecologically important plant lineage of more than 11,000 species includes the world's major crops, such as rice, wheat, and maize, and natural grasslands cover large regions of the world's terrestrial land surface (e.g. Previous dating analyses of Poaceae have typically included only a limited number of taxa outside the focal group (Vicentini et al. These three markers are coding regions of the genes for ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase large subunit ().
Analyses calibrated with only macrofossils lead to estimates for the age of core Poaceae ∼51–55 Ma, but the inclusion of microfossil evidence pushes this age to 74–82 Ma and leads to lower estimated evolutionary rates in grasses. The most commonly used methods differ mainly in how rate variation is modeled and, in particular, whether or not they assume autocorrelation of rates (Kishino et al. Poaceae sequences were retrieved from a published data set that includes 545 taxa (Grass Phylogeny Working Group II 2012).
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Many questions in evolutionary biology require an estimate of divergence times but, for groups with a sparse fossil record, such estimates rely heavily on molecular dating methods. The incongruence between large-scale phylogenetic analyses including a few representatives of Poaceae and densely sampled analyses focused on Poaceae likely results from important variation in rates of evolution between grasses and other angiosperms (Gaut et al. We performed divergence time analyses of different data sets of plastid and nuclear genetic markers, sampling broadly from across all angiosperms.