# node.depth

From ape v3.0-2
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Percentile

##### Depth of Nodes and Tips

This function returns the depth of nodes and tips given by the number of descendants (1 is returned for tips).

Keywords
manip
##### Usage
node.depth(phy)
##### Details

The depth of a node is computed as the number of tips which are its descendants. The value of 1 is given to the tips.

##### Value

A numeric vector indexed with the node numbers of the matrix edge' of phy.

plot.phylo`