searching ITIS and fetching Phylomatic trees

June 3, 2011
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(This article was first published on Recology, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

I am writing a set of functions to search ITIS for taxonomic information (more databases to come) and functions to fetch plant phylogenetic trees from Phylomatic. Code at github.

Also, see the examples in the demos folder on the Github site above.









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