Ewan Birney

NAME

Bio::TreeIO::newick - TreeIO implementation for parsing Newick/New Hampshire/PHYLIP format.

SYNOPSIS

  # do not use this module directly
  use Bio::TreeIO;
  my $treeio = new Bio::TreeIO(-format => 'newick', -file => 'tree.dnd');
  my $tree = $treeio->next_tree;

DESCRIPTION

This module handles parsing and writing of Newick/PHYLIP/New Hampshire format.

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AUTHOR - Jason Stajich

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APPENDIX

The rest of the documentation details each of the object methods. Internal methods are usually preceded with a _

next_tree

 Title   : next_tree
 Usage   : my $tree = $treeio->next_tree
 Function: Gets the next tree in the stream
 Returns : Bio::Tree::TreeI
 Args    :

write_tree

 Title   : write_tree
 Usage   : $treeio->write_tree($tree);
 Function: Write a tree out to data stream in newick/phylip format
 Returns : none
 Args    : Bio::Tree::TreeI object