paleoDiv: Extracting and Visualizing Paleobiodiversity

Contains various tools for conveniently downloading and editing taxon-specific datasets from the Paleobiology Database <>, extracting information on abundance, temporal distribution of subtaxa and taxonomic diversity through deep time, and visualizing these data in relation to phylogeny and stratigraphy.

Version: 0.3.0
Depends: R (≥ 2.10), ape, stringr
Suggests: testthat (≥ 3.0.0), strap, divDyn, ggplot2, knitr, rmarkdown
Published: 2024-05-02
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.paleoDiv
Author: Darius Nau [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Darius Nau <dariusnau at>
License: GPL (≥ 3)
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: paleoDiv results


Reference manual: paleoDiv.pdf
Vignettes: Paleobiodiversity Analysis


Package source: paleoDiv_0.3.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): paleoDiv_0.3.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): paleoDiv_0.3.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): paleoDiv_0.3.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): paleoDiv_0.3.0.tgz
Old sources: paleoDiv archive


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