About BigPlant

The BigPlant project uses a phylogenomic approach to produce a high resolution phylogeny of the seed plants. The current seed plant matrix comprises 150 species (including 5 outgroup taxa) and over 10 million aminoacid characters from more than 22,000 genes.

**NEW** Tree and support Visualization PhyloBrowser


The BIGPLANT v1 phylogenetic matrix is available here.





This project is supported by the National Science Foundation Plant Genome Grant #0922738.

Lee EK , Cibrian-Jaramillo A , Kolokotronis S-O , Katari MS , Stamatakis A , Ott M, Chiu JC, Little DP, Stevenson DW, McCombie WR, Martienssen RA, Coruzzi G, DeSalle R. (2011) A functional phylogenomics view of the seed plants. PLoS Genetics 7(12):e1002411.

BigPlant notification (phylogenetic matrix and trees)