virtualspecies: Generation of Virtual Species Distributions

Provides a framework for generating virtual species distributions, a procedure increasingly used in ecology to improve species distribution models. This package integrates the existing methodological approaches with the objective of generating virtual species distributions with increased ecological realism.

Version: 1.0
Depends: raster
Imports: ade4, dismo, rworldmap
Published: 2014-09-25
Author: Boris Leroy with help from C. N. Meynard, C. Bellard & F. Courchamp
Maintainer: Boris Leroy <leroy.boris at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2.0)]
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: virtualspecies results


Reference manual: virtualspecies.pdf
Package source: virtualspecies_1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: virtualspecies_1.0.tgz, r-oldrel: virtualspecies_1.0.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: virtualspecies_1.0.tgz