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Front. Genet., 05 March 2015 |

Corrigendum: Patterns of diversification amongst tropical regions compared: a case study in Sapotaceae

Kate E. Armstrong1,2,3*, Graham N. Stone2, James A. Nicholls2, Eugenio Valderrama2,3, Arne A. Anderberg4, Jenny Smedmark5, Laurent Gautier6, Yamama Naciri6, Richard Milne7 and James E. Richardson3,8
  • 1The New York Botanical Garden, New York, NY, USA
  • 2Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 3Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 4Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 5University Museum of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
  • 6Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques, Genève, Switzerland
  • 7Institute of Molecular Plant Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 8Laboratorio de Botánica y Sistemática, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia

A Corrigendum on
Patterns of diversification amongst tropical regions compared: a case study in Sapotaceae

by Armstrong, K. E., Stone, G. N., Nicholls, J. A., Valderrama, E., Anderberg, A. A., Smedmark, J., et al. (2014). Front. Genet. 5:362. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2014.00362

In the sixth paragraph of the Discussion section entitled “Regional Diversification in Manilkara,” in the sentence beginning “In Sapotaceae four lineages of Isonandreae have migrated… ” the citation of Swenson et al., 2008 should instead be: Swenson, U., Nylinder, S., and Munzinger, J. (2014). Sapotaceae biogeography supports New Caledonia being an old Darwinian island. J. Biogeogr. 41, 797–809. doi: 10.1111/jbi.12246

Additionally, in the second paragraph of the Supplementary Material section entitled “Evidence for Chloroplast Capture?” in the sentence beginning “The species Chrysophyllum cuneifolium is inferred to have originated… ” the citation of Särkinen et al., 2007, should instead be: Swenson, U., Richardson, J. E., and Bartish, I. V. (2008). Multi-gene phylogeny of the pantropical subfamily Chrysophylloideae (Sapotaceae): evidence of generic polyphyly and extensive morphological homoplasy. Cladistics 24, 1006–1031. doi: 10.1111/j.1096-0031.2008.00235.x

Conflict of Interest Statement

The authors declare that the research was conducted in the absence of any commercial or financial relationships that could be construed as a potential conflict of interest.

Keywords: Sapotaceae, Manilkara, pantropical, biogeography, diversification rates

Citation: Armstrong KE, Stone GN, Nicholls JA, Valderrama E, Anderberg AA, Smedmark J, Gautier L, Naciri Y, Milne R and Richardson JE (2015) Corrigendum: Patterns of diversification amongst tropical regions compared: a case study in Sapotaceae. Front. Genet. 6:86. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2015.00086

Received: 23 January 2015; Accepted: 18 February 2015;
Published: 05 March 2015.

Edited and reviewed by: Toby Pennington, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, UK

Copyright © 2015 Armstrong, Stone, Nicholls, Valderrama, Anderberg, Smedmark, Gautier, Naciri, Milne and Richardson. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The use, distribution or reproduction in other forums is permitted, provided the original author(s) or licensor are credited and that the original publication in this journal is cited, in accordance with accepted academic practice. No use, distribution or reproduction is permitted which does not comply with these terms.

*Correspondence: Kate E. Armstrong,