Install the plugin by downloading the gplugin file and dragging it in to Geneious or use the plugin manager in Geneious (under Tools - Plugins in the menu).
Once installed, run the plugin by selecting a multiple sequence alignment and clicking on Tree in the toolbar. PAUP* is available as an option at the top of the Tree building options window.
Before building a tree you will need to set the PAUP* executable location to point to your copy of the command line version of PAUP* 4.0.
1.3.2 (02 Aug 2019) – Download
– Updated URLs for PAUP* alpha releases and manual
– Replaced modeltest for Mac OS with a 64-bit binary
1.3.1 (19 Jul 2017) – Download
– Fixed crash on Windows when running from a data directory containing certain non-Latin characters (e.g., Chinese)
– Support for alpha 153 and above
1.2.8 (09 Feb 2016) – Download
– Fixed occasional failure when temp files are deleted before being read by PAUP*
– Made help text more descriptive and updated URLs
– Fixed rare bug that could lead to data loss when an error occurs during file writing
– Works with PAUP* version 4.0b10 or less, no alpha versions
1.2.6 (05 Jun 2013) – Download
– NJ ignoring specified model.
– Block panel not initialising with correct options
– Block panel not adding right lines when doing NJ modeltest.
– Crash when sequence has empty name
– Sets model after writing distance matrix to file for NJ and ML trees
1.2.4 (11 Apr 2012) – Download for Geneious 5.5
– Further changes to prevent the plugin freezing on large output
Swofford, D. L. 2003. PAUP*. Phylogenetic Analysis Using Parsimony (*and Other Methods). Version 4. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, Massachusetts.
Note: Because there are a number of beta and test versions of the program you should mention the specific version of PAUP* somewhere in the methods.