motmot-package: Models Of Trait Macroevolution On Trees

Description Author(s) References


Functions for fitting models of trait evolution on phylogenies for continuous traits. The majority of functions described in Thomas and Freckleton (2012) and include functions that allow for tests of variation in the rates of trait evolution.


Mark Puttick <>.

Gavin Thomas.

Travis Ingram.

Magnus Clarke.

Rob Freckleton.

David Orme.

Emmanuel Paradis.


Thomas GH, & Freckleton R. 2012. Body size diversification in Anolis: novel environments and island effects. MOTMOT: models of trait macroevolution on trees 3, 145-151.

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