Comments on Gpuccio: Functional Information Methodology

If any of you scholarly types who are allowed to comment is paying attention here, I would like to know why gpuccio is using the crude measure of pairwise BLAST scores rather than actual reconstruction of sequences on a phylogenetic tree.

Like this: Lee et al. 2013. Rates of Phenotypic and Genomic Evolution during the Cambrian Explosion. Current Biology 23:1889-1895.