worrms is a R client for the World Register of Marine Species

See the taxize book for taxonomically focused work in this and similar packages.

Installation

More stable CRAN version

Development version

devtools::install_github("ropensci/worrms")
library("worrms")

records

by date

by a taxonomic name

by many names

by common name

using the TAXMATCH algorithm

attributes (i.e., traits)

attribute definition by ID

attribute data by AphiaID

attributes grouped by a CategoryID

AphiaIDs by attribute definition ID

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