spocc-package: Interface to many species occurrence data sources

Description Package API Currently supported species occurrence data sources Duplicates Clean data Make maps Author(s)

Description

A programmatic interface to many species occurrence data sources, including GBIF, USGS's BISON, iNaturalist, Berkeley Ecoinformatics Engine, eBird, iDigBio, VertNet, OBIS, and ALA. Includes functionality for retrieving species occurrence data, and combining that data.

Package API

The main function to use is occ() - a single interface to many species occurrence databases (see below for a list).

Other functions include:

Currently supported species occurrence data sources

Provider Web
GBIF
BISON
eBird
iNaturalist
VertNet
iDigBio
OBIS
ALA

Duplicates

See spocc_duplicates() for more.

Clean data

All data cleaning functionality is in a new package: scrubr (). On CRAN: . See also package

Make maps

All mapping functionality is now in a separate package: mapr`` () (formerly known as spoccutils'). On CRAN:

Author(s)

Scott Chamberlain


spocc documentation built on Jan. 6, 2021, 1:10 a.m.