The Leibniz Institute for the Analysis of Biodiversity Change

is a research museum of the Leibniz Association

Alexandros Vasilikopoulos

PhD Student
Tel: +49 228 9122-407
Fax: +49 228 9122-212
Mail: alexvasilikop [at]



Research interests

-Phylogenomics and molecular systematics

-Ancient rapid radiations of metazoans

-Multi-species coalescent and its application in genome-scale phylogenetic inference

-Phylogenetic conflict and systematic error in phylogenies inferred from genome-scale data

-A posteriori evaluation of branch support values in molecular phylogenetics with alternative measures

-Rare genomic changes as phylogenetic markers

-Phylogeny of arthropods with special focus on holometabolous insects

-Genome evolution and bioinformatics



Deutsche Gesellschaft für Biologische Systematik, Deutsche Zoologische Gesellschaft, Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution

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