taxize: Taxonomic Information from Around the Web

Interacts with a suite of web 'APIs' for taxonomic tasks, such as verifying species names, and getting taxonomic 'hierarchies'.

Version: 0.7.6
Depends: R (≥ 3.2.1)
Imports: graphics, methods, stats, utils, httr (≥ 1.1.0), xml2 (≥ 0.1.2), jsonlite, reshape2, stringr, plyr, foreach, ape, bold (≥ 0.3.5), data.table, rredlist (≥ 0.1.0), rotl (≥ 0.5.0)
Suggests: testthat, knitr, vegan, covr
Published: 2016-05-11
Author: Scott Chamberlain [aut, cre], Eduard Szoecs [aut], Zachary Foster [aut], Carl Boettiger [aut], Karthik Ram [aut], Ignasi Bartomeus [aut], John Baumgartner [aut], James O'Donnell [aut]
Maintainer: Scott Chamberlain <myrmecocystus at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: taxize citation info
Materials: README NEWS
In views: Phylogenetics
CRAN checks: taxize results


Reference manual: taxize.pdf
Vignettes: Key functions
taxize vignette
Package source: taxize_0.7.6.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: taxize_0.7.6.tgz, r-oldrel: taxize_0.7.6.tgz
Old sources: taxize archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: MonoPhy
Reverse imports: bdvis, brranching, camtrapR, myTAI, originr, RNeXML, rusda, TR8, traits
Reverse suggests: binomen, mapr, rbison, rnoaa, spocc, spoccutils
Reverse enhances: rerddap