MEGA Format

Once a single-locus sequence file has been loaded, sequences may be converted to the MEGA file format, used in MEGA (Kumar et al., 1994; Kumar et al, 2001 download from (http://www.megasoftware.net/) and other programs.  Individual sequences may be selected or deselected for inclusion in the output file by selecting 'Allele Selection' on the 'Options' menu.  To start the conversion, select 'Sequences to NEXUS format' on the 'Convert' menu.

mega format conversion

A text editor window will then appear, displaying the sequences in MEGA format.  This is editable if required and text may be copied or pasted using standard Windows functions.  Clicking on the Save button will bring up a standard save file dialog window.