get_det_names: Get the names in the 'identified.by' column

View source: R/get_det_names.R

get_det_namesR Documentation

Get the names in the 'identified.by' column

Description

This function facilitates the search for non-taxonomist strings in the 'identified.by' column of occurrence records data set

Usage

get_det_names(
  occ,
  identified.by = "identifiedBy",
  freq = FALSE,
  decreasing = TRUE,
  determined.by
)

Arguments

occ

data frame with occurrence records information.

identified.by

column name of occ with the name of who determined the species.

freq

logical. If TRUE output contain the number of times each string is repeated in the identified.by column. Default = FALSE

decreasing

logical. sort strings in decreasing order of frequency. Default = TRUE.

determined.by

deprecated, use identified.by instead.

Value

character vector containing the strings in identified.by column of occ. If freq = TRUE it return a data frame with two columns: 'strings' and 'frequency'.

Examples

data("A.setosa")
get_det_names(A.setosa, freq = TRUE)


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