Plots a rank vs relative abundance diagram.

plot_rank(object, ...)

# S4 method for matrix
plot_rank(object, log = NULL, facet = FALSE)

Arguments

object

An abundance matrix to be plotted.

...

Further arguments to be passed to internal methods.

log

A character string which contains "x" if the x axis is to be logarithmic, "y" if the y axis is to be logarithmic and "xy" or "yx" if both axes are to be logarithmic (base 10).

facet

A logical scalar: should a matrix of panels defined by case/sample be drawn?

Value

A ggplot2::ggplot object.

References

Magurran, A. E. (1988). Ecological Diversity and its Measurement. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. doi: 10.1007/978-94-015-7358-0 .

See also

Author

N. Frerebeau

Examples

## Abundance matrix ## Coerce datasets to a count matrix (data from Desachy 2004) data("compiegne", package = "folio") counts <- as_count(compiegne) ## Plot rank vs abundance plot_rank(counts)
plot_rank(counts, facet = TRUE)