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Translate Japanese name into scientific name

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ja2sci converts Japanese name into scientific name. If the given name is not on the internal dictionary, it automatically searches the wikipedia.

生物の和名を学名に変換するライブラリです。 内部辞書に学名が登録されていない場合、自動的に Wikipedia から学名を取得します。

How to use

As a CLI tool

$ pip install ja2sci
$ ja2sci ニホンカワウソ
Lutra lutra nippon

Inside python script

>>> import ja2sci
>>> ja2sci.translate('ユーラシアカワウソ')
'Lutra lutra'

Advanced usage: asynchronous translation

>>> import ja2sci
>>> import asyncio
>>> loop = asyncio.get_event_loop()
>>> results = loop.run_until_complete(asyncio.gather(
...     ja2sci.async_translate('ホンドテン'), # Not on internal dictionary
...     ja2sci.async_translate('ミンク')      # Not on internal dictionary
... ))
>>> print(results)
['Martes melampus melampus', 'Neovison vison']

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