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palaeoverse 1.3.1

  • Fixed point plotting bug in tax_range_strat

palaeoverse 1.3.0

CRAN release: 2024-04-16

  • Added plot customisability to tax_range_time (#99)
  • Update palaeorotate to handle updates with GPlates API (#112)
  • New function to create stratigraphic range plots, tax_range_strat (#97)
  • Added age arguments (max_ma/min_ma) to bin_time (#106)
  • Added warning to bin_time (#104)
  • Improved link accessibility (#88)
  • Fix superfluous columns in palaeorotate (#110)

palaeoverse 1.2.1

CRAN release: 2023-08-17

  • Fixed handling of multiple models in palaeorotate (#92)
  • Fixed custom ticks behavior for axis_geo_phylo
  • Added ability to use custom bins for tax_expand_time (#94)

palaeoverse 1.2.0

CRAN release: 2023-04-18

  • time_bins updated to enable users to call geological time scales from Macrostrat
  • Fixed minor documentation error in tax_range_time
  • Fixed unnecessary column output in palaeorotate (#78)
  • Fixed binding issues with the “point” method in palaeorotate for some specific datasets (#78)
  • Removed deeptime dependency
  • Updated font colors in GTS2012 and GTS2020 based on background luminance
  • Fixed multi-model call in palaeorotate for the “point” method which did not return all requested model coordinates (#82)
  • Fixed an erroneous entry in interval_key (#84)
  • Added two tutorial vignettes (#31)
  • Fixed a tax_range_space bug for custom column names

palaeoverse 1.1.1

CRAN release: 2023-02-16

  • palaeoverse now requires deeptime (>= 1.0.0)
  • Added additional test to catch when Zenodo is offline (palaeorotate)
  • Added a coords argument to the tax_range_space function to control whether coordinates are returned
  • palaeorotate documentation updated to reflect updates to GPlates Web Service (#74)
  • MULLER2022 plate rotation model made available in palaeorotate (#74)
  • model argument in palaeorotate now allows multiple models to be called - palaeogeographic uncertainty is now calculated on the requested models
  • max distance calculations in palaeorotate’s uncertainty functionality updated to use geosphere::distGeo

palaeoverse 1.1.0

CRAN release: 2023-01-12


  • Added package-level documentation function
  • bin_time now accepts user-defined probability function (#20)
  • lat_bins now accepts user-defined latitudinal range (#23)
  • bin_lat now has functionality for handling boundary occurrences (#23)
  • tax_unique now supports arbitrary higher taxonomic levels (#52)
  • time_bins now supports user input dataframes (#19)
  • tax_unique now supports returning the unique names appended to the input dataframe (#51)

Minor bug fixes

  • Updated palaeorotate reconstruction files to use an hexagonal equal-area grid (#59)
  • Added error handling for when GPlates and Zenodo is offline
  • Added default value for the round argument in palaeorotate
  • Resolved issue with chunk processing in palaeorotate
  • Fixed the behavior of time_bins(scale = “GTS2012”) (#62)
  • Fixed tests when suggested packages were not installed (#64)
  • Removed dependence of tests on divDyn and deeptime (#64)
  • Fixed tax_range_time example (#60)
  • Fixed look_up issue when handling pre-Cambrian occurrences (#63)
  • tax_unique now retains homonyms from different higher taxonomic groups (#50)
  • Fixed axis_geo for phylogenies (#68)

palaeoverse 1.0.0

CRAN release: 2022-10-31

First full release of the palaeoverse R package. The package provides functions to help streamline analyses and improve code readability and reproducibility.