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From: Vincent Vizachero <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Middle eastern R1b
Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 14:32:48 -0500
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On Dec 19, 2011, at 2:08 PM, wrote:

> It is a long time known that a common ancestor of M73 and P312 in
> MUCH older than a common ancestor of V88 and P312.

This statement could not be more incorrect, and illustrates a complete
failure understand the fundamentals of a phylogenetic tree.

The son cannot be older than the father: it is a biological
impossibility.

VV


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