nexus.vim : Syntax highlighting for Nexus file format
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|This is a syntax highlighting for Nexus, a file format used by many programs in evolutionary biology, like GDA, Paup*, Mesquite, ModelTest, MrBayes and MacClade. A formal description can be found at
Maddison, D.R., D.L. Swofford, and W.P. Maddison. 1997. NEXUS: An extensible file format for systematic information. Systematic Biology 46: 590-621
while some examples and a short description can be found at
The syntax also takes in consideration some reserved words (private block) used for MrBayes. For the most curious, a screenshot can be seen at
|Just put nexus.vim in the syntax folder under $VIMRUNTIME, and call the syntax with :cal SetSyn("nexus").|
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||Fixed some minor bugs, added nexus prefix as suggested by Olivier Mengue' and added nexusPublic to define public blocks.