Data sets from The Analysis of Biological Data
abd package contains data sets and sample code for the book,
The Analysis of Biological Data by Michael C. Whitlock and Dolph
Schluter (2009; Roberts and Company Publishers).
Kevin M. Middleton (University of Missouri); Randall Pruim (Calvin College)
Whitlock, M.C. and D. Schluter. 2009. The Analysis of Biological Data. Roberts and Company Publishers. ISBN: 0981519407.
You can install the most recent version directly from github using
install_github() from the devtools
require(devtools) install_github("abd", "kmiddleton")
Note that if you are using Windows, you will first need to install Rtools. Start at http://www.murdoch-sutherland.com/Rtools/ and follow the links to CRAN.
Stable release versions of
abd are available via CRAN:
trellis.par.set(theme=col.abd()) # set color theme show.settings() abdData(3) # look for data sets in chapter 3 abdData('Finch') # look for data sets with 'finch' in name