taxize

Taxonomic Information from Around the Web

Interacts with a suite of web 'APIs' for taxonomic tasks, such as getting database specific taxonomic identifiers, verifying species names, getting taxonomic hierarchies, fetching downstream and upstream taxonomic names, getting taxonomic synonyms, converting scientific to common names and vice versa, and more.

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Package
taxize
Title
Taxonomic Information from Around the Web
Description
Interacts with a suite of web 'APIs' for taxonomic tasks, such as getting database specific taxonomic identifiers, verifying species names, getting taxonomic hierarchies, fetching downstream and upstream taxonomic names, getting taxonomic synonyms, converting scientific to common names and vice versa, and more.
Version
0.9.0
License
MIT + file LICENSE
URL
BugReports
https://github.com/ropensci/taxize/issues
LazyLoad
yes
LazyData
yes
VignetteBuilder
knitr
Depends
R(>= 3.2.1)
Imports
graphics, methods, stats, utils, httr (>= 1.2.1), xml2 (>= 1.0.0), jsonlite, reshape2, stringr, plyr, foreach, ape, bold (>= 0.3.5), data.table, rredlist (>= 0.3.0), rotl (>= 3.0.0), ritis (>= 0.5.0), tibble (>= 1.2), worrms (>= 0.1.0), natserv (>= 0.1.4), wikitaxa (>= 0.1.4)
Suggests
testthat, roxygen2 (>= 6.0.1), knitr, vegan
RoxygenNote
6.0.1
NeedsCompilation
no
Packaged
2017-09-25 17:04:26 UTC; sacmac
Author
Scott Chamberlain [aut, cre], Eduard Szoecs [aut], Zachary Foster [aut], Carl Boettiger [ctb], Karthik Ram [ctb], Ignasi Bartomeus [ctb], John Baumgartner [ctb], James O'Donnell [ctb], Jari Oksanen [ctb]
Maintainer
Scott Chamberlain
Repository
CRAN
Date/Publication
2017-09-27 22:18:08 UTC

install.packages('taxize')

0.9.0

4 months ago

https://github.com/ropensci/taxize

Scott Chamberlain

MIT + file LICENSE

Depends on

R(>= 3.2.1)

Imports

graphics, methods, stats, utils, httr (>= 1.2.1), xml2 (>= 1.0.0), jsonlite, reshape2, stringr, plyr, foreach, ape, bold (>= 0.3.5), data.table, rredlist (>= 0.3.0), rotl (>= 3.0.0), ritis (>= 0.5.0), tibble (>= 1.2), worrms (>= 0.1.0), natserv (>= 0.1.4), wikitaxa (>= 0.1.4)

Suggests

testthat, roxygen2 (>= 6.0.1), knitr, vegan

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