beastier: Call 'BEAST2'

'BEAST2' (<>) is a widely used Bayesian phylogenetic tool, that uses DNA/RNA/protein data and many model priors to create a posterior of jointly estimated phylogenies and parameters. 'BEAST2' is a command-line tool. This package provides a way to call 'BEAST2' from an 'R' function call.

Version: 2.4.11
Imports: ape, assertive, beautier (≥ 2.6.5), devtools, phangorn, rappdirs, readr, rJava, stringr, tibble, xml2
Suggests: hunspell, knitr, markdown, rmarkdown, spelling, testit, testthat (≥ 2.1.0), tracerer
Published: 2022-08-11
Author: Richèl J.C. Bilderbeek ORCID iD [aut, cre], Joëlle Barido-Sottani [rev] (Joëlle reviewed the package for rOpenSci, see, David Winter [rev] (David reviewed the package for rOpenSci, see, Jason Griffiths ORCID iD [ctb], Thijs Janzen [ctb]
Maintainer: Richèl J.C. Bilderbeek <richel at>
License: GPL-3
URL: (website)
NeedsCompilation: no
SystemRequirements: BEAST2 (
Language: en-US
Citation: beastier citation info
In views: Phylogenetics
CRAN checks: beastier results


Reference manual: beastier.pdf
Vignettes: beastier demo


Package source: beastier_2.4.11.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): beastier_2.4.11.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): beastier_2.4.11.tgz, r-release (x86_64): beastier_2.4.11.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): beastier_2.4.11.tgz
Old sources: beastier archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: babette, mauricer
Reverse imports: mcbette, nodeSub, pirouette


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