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Table 3 Comparison of estimated divergence times (combined dataset) with other recent studies

From: Phylogenetic relationships of the New World titi monkeys (Callicebus): first appraisal of taxonomy based on molecular evidence

Clade or Split Mean age (Ma)
Perelman et al. [1] Springer et al. [2] Schrago et al. [3] Kiesling et al. [21] Present study
Crown Pitheciidae 24.82 23.3 21.9 25.51 21.47
Pitheciinae vs. Callicebinae 20.24 20.7 19.6 18.08 18.71
Cheracebus vs. Callicebus + Plecturocebus n/a 7.81 n/a n/a 10.98
Callicebus vs. Plecturocebus 9.86 7.16 n/a 6.65 8.34
Plecturocebus: donacophilus group vs. moloch group 4.69 3.22 n/a n/a 4.39
  1. Abbreviations: Ma millions of years ago, n/a not available