Erratum to: The mitochondrial phylogeny of an ancient lineage of ray-finned fishes (Polypteridae) with implications for the evolution of body elongation, pelvic fin loss, and craniofacial morphology in Osteichthyes
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Received: 9 July 2010
Accepted: 12 July 2010
Published: 12 July 2010
The Research article to this article has been published in BMC Evolutionary Biology 2010 10:21
We note that any reference in the original text to P. retropinnis is in fact referring to P. mokelembembe, and vice versa.
Secondly, in our published cranio-facial morphology figure (Fig. four in the original study), the symbols for P. endlicheri congicus and P. e. endlicheri were switched. We have corrected this below (Fig. 3). Because both taxa are characterized by lower jaw protrusion, this correction does not substantially change our conclusions.
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