bold: Interface to Bold Systems 'API'

A programmatic interface to the Web Service methods provided by Bold Systems for genetic 'barcode' data. Functions include methods for searching by sequences by taxonomic names, ids, collectors, and institutions; as well as a function for searching for specimens, and downloading trace files.

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AuthorScott Chamberlain [aut, cre]
Date of publication2017-01-06 23:15:12
MaintainerScott Chamberlain <>
LicenseMIT + file LICENSE

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