Linking dimensions of data on global marine animal diversity
softwareposted on 20.08.2020, 12:26 by Tom WebbTom Webb
R Code to support analysis linking taxonomic, occurrence, genetic, and conservation dimensions of marine animal diversity. This code reproduces figures and analyses from
Webb & Vanhoorne Linking dimensions of data on global marine animal diversity, Phil Trans R Soc B, doi: 10.1098/rstb.2019.0445, to quantify and visualise the availability of data on geographic occurrences, genetic sequences, conservation assessments, and DNA barcodes across all phyla and broad functional groups for >200,000 marine animal species. The data files accessed by our code are archived under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License in the Marine Data Archive with full meta-data available in IMIS here: https://doi.org/10.14284/417
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EthicsThere is no personal data or any that requires ethical approval
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