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: 1.1
Depends: raster
Imports: ade4, dismo, rworldmap
Published: 2015-05-15
Author: Boris Leroy, Christine N. Meynard, Celine Bellard and Franck Courchamp
Maintainer: Boris Leroy <leroy.boris at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2.0)]
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: virtualspecies citation info
Materials: README
CRAN checks: virtualspecies results


Reference manual: virtualspecies.pdf
Package source: virtualspecies_1.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: virtualspecies_1.1.tgz, r-oldrel: virtualspecies_1.1.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: virtualspecies_1.1.tgz
Old sources: virtualspecies archive