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The finbif package

Package overview

finbif-package
finbif: Interface for the 'Finnish Biodiversity Information Facility' API

Access token

Getting an access token

finbif_request_token()
Get a FinBIF personal access token

Metadata

Exploring metadata

finbif_metadata()
FinBIF metadata
finbif_collections()
FinBIF collections
finbif_informal_groups()
FinBIF informal groups

Taxonomy

Getting information on taxa

finbif_check_taxa()
Check FinBIF taxa
finbif_taxa() common_name() scientific_name()
Search the FinBIF taxa

Records

Getting records from finbif

finbif_occurrence()
Download FinBIF occurrence records
finbif_occurrence_load()
Load FinBIF occurrence records from a file
finbif_records()
Get FinBIF records
filters
Filtering FinBIF records
to_dwc() to_native() from_schema()
Convert variable names
variables
FinBIF record variables

Methods

Working with finbif objects

as.data.frame(<finbif_records>) as.data.frame(<finbif_records_list>)
Coerce a finbif_records* object to a data.frame

Cache

Caching finbif downloads

caching
Caching FinBIF downloads
finbif_clear_cache()
Clear cache

Mapping Utilities

Functions for mapping FinBIF data

finland_map
Border of Finland
hist_xy()
2-Dimensional Histogram
breaks_xy()
Create XY Breakpoints