Many parts of the GBIF API make use of enumerations, i.e. controlled vocabularies for specific topics - and are available via these functions

enumeration(x = NULL, curlopts = list())

enumeration_country(curlopts = list())

Arguments

x

A given enumeration.

curlopts

list of named curl options passed on to HttpClient. see curl_options for curl options

Value

enumeration returns a character vector, while enumeration_country returns a data.frame.

Examples

# NOT RUN {
# basic enumeration
enumeration()
enumeration("NameType")
enumeration("MetadataType")
enumeration("TypeStatus")

# country enumeration
enumeration_country()

# curl options
enumeration(curlopts = list(verbose=TRUE))
# }