A programmatic interface to , re-written based on an accompanying 'RESTful' API. Access tables describing over 30,000 species of fish, their biology, ecology, morphology, and more. This package also supports experimental access to data, which contains nearly 200,000 species records for all types of aquatic life not covered by 'FishBase.'

Documentation

Manual: rfishbase.pdf
Vignette: rfishbase 2.0

Maintainer: Carl Boettiger <cboettig at ropensci.org>

Author(s): Carl Boettiger*, Scott Chamberlain*, Duncan Temple Lang*, Peter Wainwright*

Install package and any missing dependencies by running this line in your R console:

install.packages("rfishbase")

Depends R (>= 3.0)
Imports dplyr(>=0.4.0), lazyeval, httr(>=1.0.0), tidyr, methods, utils
Suggests devtools, testthat, rmarkdown, knitr
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Package rfishbase
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URL https://github.com/ropensci/rfishbase
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Version 2.1.2
Published 2017-04-19
License CC0
BugReports https://github.com/ropensci/rfishbase/issues
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NeedsCompilation no
Citation
CRAN checks rfishbase check results
Package source rfishbase_2.1.2.tar.gz