DNA substitutions saturated?

Bengt Oxelman bengt.oxelman at systbot.gu.se
Mon Dec 4 07:25:47 EST 1995

> 1) indel events are not observed data (that is one does not 
> observe gaps in a sequence), they are matter of inference, thus, should
> not be treated as observed data points (i.e., code them as "missing").

Length differences are as 'observed' as polymorphisms at 'inferred'
nucleotide positions.

Bengt Oxelman
Dept. of Systematic Botany
Carl Skottsbergs Gata 22
S-413 19 Goeteborg
bengt.oxelman at systbot.gu.se 

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