list_taxa

gets ordered list of all taxa

Contents

Syntax

ol = list_taxa (taxon, level)

Description

gets an alphabetically ordered list of all taxa that belong to taxon in the add_my_pet collection

Intput:

  0 all taxa, including leaves
  1 all taxa, excluding leaves
  2 leaves (names with "_")
  3 genera only (names before first "_")
  4 families only (names ending on "idae")
  5 orders only (match with allStat.mat)
  6 classes only (match with allStat.mat, but does not work for Reptilia)
  7 phyla only (match with allStat.mat)

Output:

Remarks

The classification follows that of Wikipedia

Example of use

ol = list_taxa
ol = list_taxa('Deuterostomata',4))