taxadb: A High-Performance Local Taxonomic Database Interface

Creates a local database of many commonly used taxonomic authorities and provides functions that can quickly query this data.

Version: 0.2.1
Depends: R (≥ 4.0)
Imports: DBI, duckdb, tibble, dplyr, dbplyr, rlang, magrittr, stringi, contentid, memoise
Suggests: spelling, testthat, covr, knitr, rmarkdown, purrr, crayon, RSQLite
Published: 2023-03-09
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.taxadb
Author: Carl Boettiger ORCID iD [aut, cre], Kari Norman ORCID iD [aut], Jorrit Poelen ORCID iD [aut], Scott Chamberlain ORCID iD [aut], Noam Ross ORCID iD [ctb]
Maintainer: Carl Boettiger <cboettig at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
URL: <>, <>
NeedsCompilation: no
Language: en-US
Citation: taxadb citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: taxadb results


Reference manual: taxadb.pdf
Vignettes: intro


Package source: taxadb_0.2.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): taxadb_0.2.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): taxadb_0.2.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): taxadb_0.2.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): taxadb_0.2.1.tgz
Old sources: taxadb archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: bdc
Reverse suggests: BeeBDC, EML


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