taxize allows users to search over many taxonomic data sources for species names (scientific and common) and download up and downstream taxonomic hierarchical information - among other things.

The taxize book: https://taxize.dev

Package documentation: https://docs.ropensci.org/taxize/

Installation

Stable version from CRAN

Development version from GitHub

Windows users install Rtools first.

install.packages("remotes")
remotes::install_github("ropensci/taxize")
library('taxize')

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Contributing

See our CONTRIBUTING document.

Contributors

Collected via GitHub Issues: honors all contributors in alphabetical order. Code contributors are in bold.

afkoeppel - afredstonhermann - ahhurlbert - albnd - Alectoria - andzandz11 - anirvan - antagomir - arendsee - ArielGreiner - arw36 - ashenkin - ashiklom - benjaminschwetz - benmarwick - bienflorencia - binkySallly - bomeara - BridgettCollis - bw4sz - cboettig - cdeterman - ChrKoenig - chuckrp - clarson2191 - claudenozeres - cmzambranat - cparsania - daattali - DanielGMead - DarrenObbard - davharris - davidvilanova - diogoprov - dlebauer - dlenz1 - dougwyu - dschlaep - EDiLD - edwbaker - emhart - eregenyi - fdschneider - fgabriel1891 - fischhoff - fmichonneau - fozy81 - gedankenstuecke - gimoya - GISKid - git-og - glaroc - gpli - gustavobio - hlapp - ibartomeus - Ironholds - jabard89 - jangorecki - jarioksa - jebyrnes - jeroen - jimmyodonnell - joelnitta - johnbaums - jonmcalder - jordancasey - josephwb - jsgosnell - JulietteLgls - jwilk - kamapu - karthik - katrinleinweber - KevCaz - kgturner - kmeverson - Koalha - ljvillanueva - maelle - Markus2015 - matutosi - mcsiple - MikkoVihtakari - millerjef - miriamgrace - MK212 - mpnelsen - MUSEZOOLVERT - nate-d-olson - nmatzke - npch - ocstringham - p-neves - p-schaefer - padpadpadpad - paternogbc - patperu - pederengelstad - philippi - Phylloxera - pmarchand1 - pozsgaig - PrincessPi314 - pssguy - raredd - rec3141 - Rekyt - RodgerG - rossmounce - sariya - sastoudt - scelmendorf - sckott - SimonGoring - snsheth - snubian - Squiercg - sunray1 - taddallas - tdjames1 - tmkurobe - toczydlowski - tpaulson1 - tpoisot - TrashBirdEcology - trvinh - vijaybarve - wcornwell - willpearse - wpetry - yhg926 - zachary-foster

Road map

Check out our milestones to see what we plan to get done for each version.

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