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Table 1 Comparison of software programs simulating gene trees in species trees and networks. Migration refers to modeling post-speciation gene flow

From: Hybrid-Lambda: simulation of multiple merger and Kingman gene genealogies in species networks and species trees

  Gene trees   Small pop. Infinite sites   
  in networks Λ-coalescent mult. merger model Recombination Migration
COAL [6] no no no no no no
CoaSim [32] no no no yes yes yes
fastsimcoal2 [15] yes no yes no yes yes
Genome [30] yes no no yes yes yes
GUMS [20] no no no no no yes
ms [24] yes no no yes yes yes
msHOT [21] yes no no yes yes yes
msms [14] yes no no yes yes yes
scrm [41] yes no no yes yes yes
simcoal2 [27] yes no yes no yes yes
Hybrid-Lambda yes yes no yes no no