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Datasets

10 datasets found

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Site-level data used in Gray, Hill et al. (2016) Local biodiversity is higher...

This is the site-level data used to analyses whether sampled biodiversity differs between sites inside and outside protected areas. These data were obtained from the November...
Claudia L Gray; Samantha L L Hill; Tim Newbold; Lawrence Hudson et al. Research CC-BY-SA-4.0

Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the British Isles - Data

An Excel spreadsheet containing the current scientific names & codes from the "Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the British Isles" by Agassiz, Beavan & Heckford. This has...
David Agassiz; S D Beavan; Robert J Heckford Citizen Science CC-BY-SA-4.0

Clayton Herbarium

John Clayton (1694-1773) was a notable early collector of plant specimens in North America. From 1720 until his death, he was Clerk to the Court of Gloucester County in...
Charles E Jarvis Collections CC-BY-SA-4.0

Palaeospondylus

Data from the paper "Questioning hagfish affinities of the enigmatic Devonian vertebrate Palaeospondylus "
Zerina Johanson Research CC-BY-SA-4.0

Robin Whatley's type and figured ostracods at the NHM

This is a list of papers on ostracods authored by Prof. Robin Whatley that contain reference to specimens housed at the Natural History Museum. The list was compiled as...
Giles Miller Collections CC-BY-SA-4.0

Data supporting two papers on chironomid larvae subfossils from Lifebuoy Lake...

This dataset is a csv file of abundance data of chironomid larvae subfossils isolated from a lake sediment core collected on the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russian Far East. Lifebuoy...
Angela Self Research CC-BY-SA-4.0

Data supporting two papers on chironomid larvae subfossils from Pechora Lake,...

This dataset is a csv file of abundance data of chironomid larvae subfossils isolated from a lake sediment core collected on the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russian Far East. The lake,...
Angela Self Research CC-BY-SA-4.0

Data supporting 'The distribution and abundance of chironomids in high-latitu...

This dataset is a csv file of abundance data of chironomid larvae subfossils isolated from surface sediments collected from lakes in arctic and subarctic Russia between 61 and...
Angela Self Research CC-BY-SA-4.0

BioAcoustica: Talks: Insect Natural History

Recordings of the Insect Natural History lecture series by the Department of Entomology, Natural History Museum. Recordings held by the Natural History Museum Sound Archive....
Edward Baker CC-BY-SA-4.0

Pushing the limits – two new species of Pteromalus (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea...

Two new species, Pteromalus briani sp. n. and P. janstai sp. n., with unusual characters are described from the Central Plateau and the Alps in Switzerland, respectively. P....
Hannes Baur Research CC-BY-SA-4.0

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