taxa: Classes for Storing and Manipulating Taxonomic Data

Provides classes for storing and manipulating taxonomic data. Most of the classes can be treated like base R vectors (e.g. can be used in tables as columns and can be named). Vectorized classes can store taxon names and authorities, taxon IDs from databases, taxon ranks, and other types of information. More complex classes are provided to store taxonomic trees and user-defined data associated with them.

Version: 0.4.3
Depends: R (≥ 3.0.2), vctrs
Imports: dplyr, magrittr, tibble, rlang, stringr, crayon, utils, pillar, methods, viridisLite, cli
Suggests: roxygen2 (≥ 6.0.1), testthat, rmarkdown (≥ 0.9.6)
Published: 2024-02-20
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.taxa
Author: Scott Chamberlain ORCID iD [aut], Zachary Foster ORCID iD [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Zachary Foster <zacharyfoster1989 at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: taxa citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: taxa results


Reference manual: taxa.pdf


Package source: taxa_0.4.3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): taxa_0.4.3.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): taxa_0.4.3.tgz, r-release (x86_64): taxa_0.4.3.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): taxa_0.4.3.tgz
Old sources: taxa archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse suggests: taxlist


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