taxize (0.8.4)

Taxonomic Information from Around the Web.

https://github.com/ropensci/taxize
http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/taxize

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.

Maintainer: Scott Chamberlain
Author(s): 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]

License: MIT + file LICENSE

Uses: ape, bold, data.table, foreach, httr, jsonlite, natserv, plyr, reshape2, ritis, rotl, rredlist, stringr, tibble, worrms, xml2, vegan, testthat, knitr, covr
Reverse depends: aptg, MonoPhy
Reverse suggests: binomen, mapr, rbison, rnoaa, spocc, spoccutils, taxa
Reverse enhances: rerddap

Released 7 months ago.