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COMMENT on Zorilla-Azcué, S., Gonzalez-Rodríguez, A., Oyama, K., González, M.A. & Rodríguez-Correa, H., The DNA history of a lonely oak: Quercus humboldtii phylogeography in the Colombian Andes. Ecology and Evolution 2021, doi:10.100-2/ece3.7529.
  • Henry Hooghiemstra,
  • Antoine Cleef,
  • Suzette Flantua
Henry Hooghiemstra
University of Amsterdam

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Antoine Cleef
University of Amsterdam
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Suzette Flantua
University of Bergen
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We praise the authors for their work, and for the lyric title of their paper. We give a concise sketch of the present level of understanding of Quercus forest in Colombia. We identify the shortcomings in this published paper. We improve the relevance of this paper about Quercus as well as for future phylogenetic investigations other montane forest taxa to be framed in the rapidly improving palaeoecological understanding of the Northern Andes.
20 Jun 2021Submitted to Ecology and Evolution
21 Jun 2021Submission Checks Completed
21 Jun 2021Assigned to Editor
07 Jul 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
28 Aug 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
08 Sep 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
06 Dec 20211st Revision Received
15 Dec 2021Submission Checks Completed
15 Dec 2021Assigned to Editor
15 Dec 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
20 Dec 2021Editorial Decision: Accept