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Table 1 Molecular dataset characteristics

From: Seed size evolution and biogeography of Plukenetia (Euphorbiaceae), a pantropical genus with traditionally cultivated oilseed species

Dataset n ITS n ETS n KEA1 intron 11 n KEA1 intron 17 n TEB exon 17
 No. terminals 85 84 73 57 45
 Aligned length 803 468 435 396 558
 Variable characters 304 241 150 88 141
 Parsimony informative characters (%) 266 (33%) 199 (43%) 121 (28%) 68 (17%) 90 (16%)
 Nucleotide model GTR + I + G HKY + G GTR + G HKY + I HKY + I
Dataset cp matK cp ndhF Combined plastid Combined nuclear Total combined
 No. terminals 70 70 74 86 83
 Aligned length 1654 755 2409 2660 5069
 Variable characters 175 128 303 924 1227
 Parsimony informative characters (%) 115 (7%) 94 (13%) 209 (9%) 744 (28%) 953 (19%)
 Nucleotide model GTR + G GTR + I + G