# skbio.tree.TreeNode.find_all¶

TreeNode.find_all(name)[source]

Find all nodes that match name

The first call to find_all will cache all nodes in the tree on the assumption that additional calls to find_all will be made.

Parameters: name : TreeNode or str The name or node to find. If name is TreeNode then all other nodes with the same name will be returned. list of TreeNode The nodes found MissingNodeError Raises if the node to be searched for is not found

Examples

>>> from six import StringIO
>>> from skbio.tree import TreeNode
>>> for node in tree.find_all('c'):
...     print(node.name, node.children[0].name, node.children[1].name)
c a b
c f g
>>> for node in tree.find_all('d'):
...     print(node.name, str(node))
d (d,e)d;

d d;