This package offers access to biodiversity data stored by the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF). The package currently offers a wrapper around the search API (to retrieve information on occurrences), and a limited wrapper around the species API (to retrieve the identifier of taxa).
The focus on the package is on retrieving data; filtering and data analysis should be done using other packages from the Julia ecosystem. In particular, we provide support for
Query (and therefore the rest of the "queryverse").
The latest release of the package can be installed from the Julia console:
After installing it, load the package as usual:
- get taxonomic information using the
- retrieve a single occurrence as a
- search for multiple occurrences as a
GBIFRecordsaccording to a query using the
occurrencesfunction, and page through the results with
GBIFRecordsare fully iterable