Table 3. Description of trees in the journal Science using the MUET.
MUETSubcategoryTree FiguresTotal
1/2012–8/20138/2013–12/20132012–2013
n = 107n = 22N = 129
Representation of treesRooted tree501767
Unrooted tree57562
Data sourcesMolecules9115106
Morphological traits11314
Developmental patterns404
Behavior101
Construction of treesDistance-based methods23124
Maximum parsimony14115
Maximum likelihood371350
Reasoning with treesCladistics621880
Homology10722129
Homoplasy35338
Chronology501767