Funding for this research was provided by:
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (STA860-6/1)
Klaus Tschira Stiftung
National Foundation for Science and Technology Development (102.01-2013.04)
Austrian Science Fund (I-2805-B29)
Received: 28 August 2017
Accepted: 25 January 2018
First Online: 2 February 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study included no data or analyses requiring special consent to conduct or to publish.
: Not applicable.Project name: MPBoot.Project home page: ExternalRef removedOperating system: Linux.Programming language: C++.Other requirements: cmake, clang.License: GNU GPL.Moreover, MPBoot source code is publicly available at GitHub repository: ExternalRef removed .Datasets analyzed in this study are official released with a DOI at Zenodo (DOI ExternalRef removed).
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests. Arndt von Haeseler is an editorial board member of BMC Evolutionary Biology.