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Message 189 of 341 (620567)
06-17-2011 6:49 PM
Reply to: Message 186 by Wounded King
06-17-2011 4:39 AM

Re: MRCAs of all stripes
I think part of the problem is how people use the term MRCA. Depending on the definition (type of MRCA), it can also be used interchangeably with Last Common Ancestor. I am not sure I like the term myself, as it confuses people who mistake one usage for another and people confuse it with: "the time when a species appears."

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