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A Django interface to an RDF Treestore. Using RDF to enable community annotation and reuse of phylogenies.

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PhyloCommons is a web application designed to simplify the sharing, annotation, querying, and reuse of phylogenetic trees.

The web application frontend to PhyloCommons is currently in development. The RDF treestore behind PhyloCommons can be accessed at


This project has been developed as part of Phylotastic, a series of recent hackathons organized by the Hackathons, Interoperability, Phylogenies (HIP) Working Group at the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent).