Traits v0.1 now on CRAN


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Description

Species trait data from many different sources, including sequence data from NCBI, plant trait data from BETYdb, invasive species data from the Global Invasive Species Database and EOL, Traitbank data from EOL, Coral traits data from http://coraltraits.org, nativity status (Flora Europaea or ITIS), and Birdlife International.

Get it at http://cran.rstudio.com/web/packages/traits/ or dev version at GitHub at https://github.com/ropensci/traits

We broke out a bunch of functions that were in taxize that dealt with trait related data. In addition, we’re adding more data sources as they become available or come to our attention.

Data sources so far: