taxize: Taxonomic Information from Around the Web
Version 0.8.9

Interacts with a suite of web API's for taxonomic tasks, such as getting database specific taxonomic identifiers, verifying species names, getting taxonomic hierarchies, fetching downstream and upstream taxonomic names, getting taxonomic synonyms, converting scientific to common names and vice versa, and more.

Package details

AuthorScott Chamberlain [aut, cre], Eduard Szoecs [aut], Zachary Foster [aut], Carl Boettiger [ctb], Karthik Ram [ctb], Ignasi Bartomeus [ctb], John Baumgartner [ctb], James O'Donnell [ctb], Jari Oksanen [ctb]
Date of publication2017-07-11 23:10:52 UTC
MaintainerScott Chamberlain <>
LicenseMIT + file LICENSE
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taxize documentation built on July 12, 2017, 1:03 a.m.