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PLANT GENOME EVOLUTION

Aquatic angiosperm ambiguities answered

New genome sequences for early-branching, aquatic flowering plants provide fresh insights into angiosperm phylogeny as well as key resources for deciphering their genome adaptive landscapes.

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Fig. 1: Aquatic angiosperm phylogenetic placements and gene deletion biases following polyploidization events.

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Albert, V.A., Renner, T. Aquatic angiosperm ambiguities answered. Nat. Plants 6, 181–183 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41477-020-0607-5

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