skbio.metadata.IntervalMetadata.add

IntervalMetadata.add(bounds, fuzzy=None, metadata=None)[source]

Create and add an Interval to this IntervalMetadata.

State: Experimental as of 0.5.1.

This method creates an Interval object and inserts it into the IntervalMetadata object.

Parameters
  • bounds (iterable of tuple of ints) – Tuples representing start and end coordinates. It is zero-based numbering. It is always inclusive on start bound and exclusive on end bound.

  • fuzzy (iterable of tuple of bool, optional) – Tuples representing the fuzziness of each bound coordinates.

  • metadata (dict, optional) – A dictionary of key-value pairs associated with the Interval object.

Returns

The Interval object added.

Return type

Interval