Accepted November 26, 2002 Second revision December 02, 2002
How Bayes tests of molecular phylogenies compare with frequentist
Department of Biology, University College London, Darwin Building, Gower Street,
London WC1E 6BT, England.
Stéphane Aris-Brosou, Bioinformatics Research Center, Box 7566, North Carolina
State University, Raleigh NC, 27695-7566, USA.
Phone: (919) 513-1588
Fax: (919) 515-7315
Motivation: The desire to compare molecular phylogenies has stimulated the design
of numerous tests. Most of these tests are formulated in a frequentist framework,
and it is not known how they compare with Bayes procedures. I propose here two