rgbif: Interface to the Global 'Biodiversity' Information Facility API
Version 1.1.0

A programmatic interface to the Web Service methods provided by the Global Biodiversity Information Facility ('GBIF'; ). 'GBIF' is a database of species occurrence records from sources all over the globe. 'rgbif' includes functions for searching for taxonomic names, retrieving information on data providers, getting species occurrence records, getting counts of occurrence records, and using the 'GBIF' tile map service to make 'rasters' summarizing huge amounts of data.

Package details

AuthorScott Chamberlain [aut, cre] (<https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1444-9135>), Vijay Barve [ctb], Dan Mcglinn [ctb], Damiano Oldoni [ctb], Laurens Geffert [ctb], Karthik Ram [ctb]
Date of publication2018-10-19 22:10:27 UTC
MaintainerScott Chamberlain <[email protected]>
LicenseMIT + file LICENSE
Version1.1.0
URL https://github.com/ropensci/rgbif (devel) https://ropensci.github.io/occurrence-manual/ (manual)
Package repositoryView on CRAN
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("rgbif")

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rgbif documentation built on Oct. 20, 2018, 1:03 a.m.