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Table 2 Rhinocerotid divergence times estimated using Bayesian phylogenetic analysis with a relaxed molecular clock, assuming each of three candidate tree topologies

From: Analysis of complete mitochondrial genomes from extinct and extant rhinoceroses reveals lack of phylogenetic resolution

  Date estimate (mean and 95% HPD*)
Divergence event
Indian-Javan 13.2 (11.7 – 14.6) 13.4 (11.7 – 15.2) 12.9 (11.5 – 14.2)
Black-White 15.3 (13.5 – 17.4) 15.9 (13.5 – 18.5) 15.1 (13.6 – 16.7)
Woolly-Sumatran 19.8 (17.8 – 21.9) 20.6 (18.4 – 22.8) 19.6 (17.5 – 21.5)
Node A 30.6 (28.0 – 33.3) 30.5 (27.7 – 33.4) 30.4 (28.0 – 33.0)
Node B 31.6 (29.2 – 34.3) 32.0 (29.1 – 34.8) 31.5 (29.0 – 34.0)
  1. *95% highest posterior density interval
  2. Time is in millions of years before the present.