Julien d'Huy attempts [phylogeny of myths](http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/scientists-trace-society-s-myths-to-primordial-origins/_
(I'm not sold on this; there are no good null models here
and parallel evolution and selection bias could easily wreck it.
Phylogeny of phyla, visualised?
Check out Evogeneao Tree of Life Explorer
to learn that the Coelacanth is your 190 millionth cousin,
100 million times removed.