paleotree: Paleontological and Phylogenetic Analyses of Evolution

Analyzes, time-scales and simulates phylogenies of extinct/fossil lineages, along with calculation of diversity curves. Also fits likelihood models to estimate sampling rates from stratigraphic ranges.

Version: 2.5
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.0), ape (≥ 3.2)
Imports: phangorn (≥ 1.99.12), stats, phytools, graphics, grDevices, methods, utils
Published: 2015-09-21
Author: David W. Bapst
Maintainer: David W. Bapst <dwbapst at>
License: CC0
URL: ,
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: paleotree citation info
Materials: README ChangeLog
In views: Phylogenetics
CRAN checks: paleotree results


Reference manual: paleotree.pdf
Package source: paleotree_2.5.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: paleotree_2.4.tgz, r-oldrel: paleotree_2.3.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: paleotree_2.5.tgz
Old sources: paleotree archive