A programmatic interface to the Web Service methods provided by the Global Biodiversity Information Facility ('GBIF'; ). 'GBIF' is a database of species occurrence records from sources all over the globe. 'rgbif' includes functions for searching for taxonomic names, retrieving information on data providers, getting species occurrence records, and getting counts of occurrence records.

Maintainer: Scott Chamberlain <myrmecocystus at gmail.com>

Author(s): Scott Chamberlain*, Vijay Barve*, Dan Mcglinn*

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

install.packages("rgbif")

Depends
Imports utils, stats, xml2, ggplot2, httr(>=1.0.0), data.table, whisker, magrittr, jsonlite(>=0.9.16), V8, oai(>=0.2.2), geoaxe, tibble
Suggests testthat, knitr, reshape2, maps, sp, rgeos
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spocc
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downscale, plotKML, rCAT, scrubr, speciesgeocodeR
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Package rgbif
Materials
URL https://github.com/ropensci/rgbif
Task Views Spatial
Version 0.9.7
Published 2017-01-21
License MIT + file LICENSE
BugReports https://github.com/ropensci/rgbif/issues
SystemRequirements
NeedsCompilation no
Citation
CRAN checks rgbif check results
Package source rgbif_0.9.7.tar.gz