Features (Current version: 4.2)

(Difference from version 4.1 to 4.2: minor bug fixes, and new options: new2fy and nodesigl)

Obtaining and running Phylocom

The Phylocom distribution consists of C source code, Mac OS X and Windows binaries, manual, and example files. Read the manual for assistance installing and running the software.


(Also, a Chinese version of the manual, translated by Jinlong Zhang)


We are now using github for development and distribution, and welcome pull requests.


If you think you have found a bug, or are requesting new features, please open an issue on github.

For assistance running the software, please subscribe and post to this mailing list: phylocom-user. Please read the manual first!

Other resources:

Citing Phylocom

If you use results derived from Phylocom analyses in your publications, please cite:


Phylocom is now released under a Modified (aka Simplified or 3-clause) BSD License (as of version 4.0 beta). See also the OSI, and Creative Commons listings.


Phylocom development has been supported by grants 0212873 and 0515520 from the US NSF, by NSERC, by The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, and the Yale Institute of Biospheric Studies. See the manual for full acknowledgments.