Archaeopteryx is a Java based and free application based on the forester libaries for the visualization of annotated phylogenetic trees.
Archaeopteryx can be used both as applets (ArchaeopteryxE, ArchaeopteryxA) and as a standalone application.
Detailed instructions on how to install and use the Archaeopteryx utility on your Mac are available HERE.
Archaeopteryx is a cross-platform utility capable of running on any operating system that comes with Java support (e.g. Mac OS X, Windows, Linux).
· Java 1.6 or later
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· This version attempts to alleviate the issue of poor graphics performance in Apple Macintosh. Despite this, please note that the standalone version of Archaeopteryx tree analysis tool is officially supported for Linux and Windows only.
· GSDI in Archaeoptery provides some more data.