pymangal is a library to interact with APIs returning ecological interaction networks datasets in the format specified by the mangal data specification. More informations on mangal can be found here.

The pymangal module provides way to browse, search, and get data, as well as to upload or patch them.

Data in the mangal database are released under the Creative Commons 0 waiver. Anyone is free to access and use them. Note that the usual rules of good conduct among academics apply, and you are expected to credit data collectors by citing either the dataset, or the original publication. These informations are available in the dataset object.

Developer guide

These page give the complete reference of the pymangal module. They are mostly intended for people wanting to know how the sausage is made (with heavy chucks of JSON).

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