Phylogenetics vs Cladogram - What's the difference?

phylogenetics | cladogram |


As nouns the difference between phylogenetics and cladogram

is that phylogenetics is (systematics) the systematic study of organism relationships based on evolutionary similarities and differences while cladogram is (taxonomy) a branching treelike graphical representation of the phylogenetic relationships between organisms showing which taxa have branched from common ancestors.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

phylogenetics

Noun

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  • (systematics) The systematic study of organism relationships based on evolutionary similarities and differences.
  • cladogram

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (taxonomy) A branching treelike graphical representation of the phylogenetic relationships between organisms showing which taxa have branched from common ancestors.
  • (phylogenetics) A phylogenetic tree that is strictly the outcome of a cladistic analysis.