worrms is a R client for the World Register of Marine Species
- World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) https://www.marinespecies.org/
- WoRMS REST API docs: https://www.marinespecies.org/rest/
See the taxize book (https://taxize.dev) for taxonomically focused work in this and similar packages.
More stable CRAN version
::install_github("ropensci/worrms") remotes library("worrms")