phytools: Phylogenetic Tools for Comparative Biology (and Other Things)

You have reached - the old development page for the phytools R package (Revell 2012).

  1. The phytools development page is now on on GitHub. For more information, see the phytools GitHub page:
  2. Lots of information about phytools is available on the phytools blog:
  3. If you are looking for a previous course webpage, please contact me for information on how to access the page.
  4. The old phytools webpage can be viewed here.
  5. I have posted various shiny web interfaces for teaching population genetics & evolutionary biology here.
  6. Lastly, I have developed an R-based excess mortality & COVID-19 explorer web application. It can be accessed here.

Please don't hesitate to contact me with any questions about phytools or this page:

   Liam J. Revell (CV, Google Scholar)
   Associate Professor of Biology, University of Massachusetts Boston
   Académico, Universidad Católica de la Santísima Concepción, Concepción, Chile
   Email: or

Last updated 11 November 2020.