taxize (0.9.6)

Taxonomic Information from Around the Web. (devel) (user manual)

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], Zebulun Arendsee [aut], Carl Boettiger [ctb], Karthik Ram [ctb], Ignasi Bartomeus [ctb], John Baumgartner [ctb], James O'Donnell [ctb], Jari Oksanen [ctb], Bastian Greshake Tzovaras [ctb], Philippe Marchand [ctb], Vinh Tran [ctb], Malle Salmon [ctb], Gaopeng Li [ctb], rOpenSci [fnd] (

License: MIT + file LICENSE

Uses: ape, bold, crul, data.table, foreach, jsonlite, natserv, plyr, reshape2, ritis, rotl, rredlist, stringr, tibble, wikitaxa, worrms, xml2, zoo, vegan, testthat, knitr, vcr
Reverse depends: aptg, MonoPhy
Reverse suggests: binomen, BIOMASS, camtrapR, EML, mapr, rbison, rmangal, RNeXML, rnoaa, spocc, spoccutils, taxa
Reverse enhances: rerddap

Released 11 months ago.