plantminer: Search for taxonomy data from Plantminer.com

Description Usage Arguments Value Note Examples

View source: R/plantminer.R

Description

Search for taxonomy data from Plantminer.com

Usage

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plantminer(plants, from = "tpl", messages = TRUE, ...)

Arguments

plants

(character) Vector of plant species names. Required.

from

(character) One of tpl (for theplantlist.com data), or flora (for Brazilian Flora Checklist). Required. Default: tpl

messages

(logical) informative messages or not. Default: TRUE

...

curl options passed on to HttpClient

Value

data.frame of results.

Note

you used to need an API key for Plantminer; it's no longer needed

Examples

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## Not run: 
# A single taxon
plantminer("Ocotea pulchella")

# Many taxa
plants <- c("Myrcia lingua", "Myrcia bella", "Ocotea pulchella",
		"Miconia", "Coffea arabica var. amarella", "Bleh")
plantminer(plants)

# By deafult, tpl is used, for Theplantlist data,
# toggle the from parameter here
plantminer("Ocotea pulchella", from = "flora")

## End(Not run)

taxize documentation built on March 21, 2018, 1:04 a.m.