rfishbase: R Interface to 'FishBase'

A programmatic interface to <http://www.fishbase.org>, re-written based on an accompanying 'RESTful' API. Access tables describing over 30,000 species of fish, their biology, ecology, morphology, and more. This package also supports experimental access to <http://www.sealifebase.org> data, which contains nearly 200,000 species records for all types of aquatic life not covered by 'FishBase.'

Package details

AuthorCarl Boettiger [cre, aut] (<https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1642-628X>), Scott Chamberlain [aut] (<https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1444-9135>), Duncan Temple Lang [aut], Peter Wainwright [aut]
MaintainerCarl Boettiger <[email protected]>
LicenseCC0
Version3.0.0
URL https://github.com/ropensci/rfishbase
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("rfishbase")

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rfishbase documentation built on Nov. 10, 2018, 1:05 a.m.