gambin: Fit the GamBin Model to Species Abundance Distributions

Fits the gambin distribution to species-abundance distributions from ecological data. 'gambin' is short for 'gamma-binomial'. The main function is fitGambin, which estimates the 'alpha' parameter of the gambin distribution using maximum likelihood. Functions are also provided to generate the gambin distribution and for calculating likelihood statistics.

Version: 1.4
Depends: stats
Published: 2016-06-23
Author: Michael Krabbe Borregaard, Thomas Matthews & Karl Ugland
Maintainer: Michael Krabbe Borregaard <mkborregaard at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: gambin citation info
In views: Distributions
CRAN checks: gambin results


Reference manual: gambin.pdf
Package source: gambin_1.4.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: gambin_1.4.tgz, r-oldrel: gambin_1.4.tgz
Old sources: gambin archive


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