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Distribution of the CoRE Database

November 2023 (approx.)

Detailed Description

Distribution of studies included in the CoRE database, broken down by taxonomic group, hemisphere, and ecosystem type. Observations are concentrated in the Northern Hemisphere (90%) and are mostly from terrestrial organisms (89.5%). Plants make up approximately a third of all data, followed by insects (27.0%), birds (22.8%), and fish (6.5%). Mammals, reptiles, and amphibians are not well represented. 


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