SPR Supertrees is a software package for computing supertrees that minimize the SPR distance.
SPR Supertrees is available as C++ source code under the GNU GPL v3. This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it under certain conditions; See the README for details.
Citing SPR Supertrees
If you use SPR Supertrees in your research, please cite:
Whidden, C., Zeh, N., Beiko, R.G. Supertrees based on the subtree prune-and-regraft distance. 2014. Systematic Biology. 63 (4), 566-581. doi:10.1093/sysbio/syu023
SPR Supertrees is in active development and we are interested in discussing all potential applications of this software. We encourage you to send us suggestions for new features. Suggestions, comments, and bug reports can be sent to Chris Whidden (whidden [at] cs.dal.ca). If reporting a bug, please provide as much information as possible and a simplified version of the data set which causes the bug. This will allow us to quickly resolve the issue.
The development of SPR Supertrees has been supported by several organizations: