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    taxaprisma

    0.0.12 • Public • Published

    taxaprisma

    Colors and silhouettes images for taxa.

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    why?

    To make it easier to see what kind of higher order taxonomic group a taxon belongs to (e.g. mammal, insect).

    install

    npm install taxaprisma --save

    usage

    colorFor

    Returns color for taxon path.

    var taxaprisma = require('taxaprisma');
    var htmlHexColorCode = taxaprisma.colorFor('Animalia Mammalia Homo sapiens');
    // ---> '#FF4500'

    imageFor

    Returns applicable image url for taxon path.

    var taxaprisma = require('taxaprisma');
    var imageUrl = taxaprisma.imageFor('Animalia Mammalia Homo sapiens');
    // ---> 'http://phylopic.org/assets/images/submissions/e5b0cde8-beab-48dc-b77c-d48b16c6a05e.thumb.png'

    imageDataUrlFor

    Returns inlined image in data url.

    var taxaprisma = require('taxaprisma');
    var imageUrl = taxaprisma.imageDataUrlFor('Animalia Mammalia Homo sapiens');
    // ---> 'data:image/png;base64,...'

    imageLicenseFor

    Returns the license text for image.

    var taxaprisma = require('taxaprisma');
    var licenseText = taxaprisma.imageLicenseFor('Animalia Mollusca Polyplacophora Neoloricata')
    // ---> 'by Marcello under http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/'

    Many images were published under cc0 (http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/) .

    css

    A css style sheet is also available: taxaprisma.css.

    anything missing?

    Please open an issue or submit a pull request.

    colors and silhouettes

    taxon color color code silhouettes
    Fungi image #F52887 image
    Plantae image #73AC13 image
    Insecta image #FF4500 image
    Mollusca image #FF4500 image
    Arachnida image #FF4500 image
    Aves image #1E90FF image
    Reptilia image #1E90FF image
    Actinopterygii image #1E90FF image
    Elasmobranchii image #1E90FF image
    Amphibia image #1E90FF image
    Mammalia image #1E90FF image

    origins

    colors were inspired by iNaturalist

    images obtained through PhiloPic

    Install

    npm i taxaprisma

    DownloadsWeekly Downloads

    19

    Version

    0.0.12

    License

    MIT

    Unpacked Size

    337 kB

    Total Files

    37

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    Collaborators

    • jhpoelen
    • gbod