Data from: The increasing disconnection of primary biodiversity data from specimens: how does it happen and how to handle it?

Julien Troudet, Régine Vignes-Lebbe, Philippe Grandcolas & Frédéric Legendre
Abstract.—Primary biodiversity data represent the fundamental elements of any study in systematics and evolution. They are, however, no longer gathered as they used to be and the mass-production of observation-based occurrences is overthrowing the collection of specimen-based occurrences. Although this change in practice is a major upheaval with significant consequences in the study of biodiversity, it remains understudied and has not attracted yet the attention it deserves. Analyzing 536 million occurrences from the Global Biodiversity...
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