Lab News

New study on spatial biodiversity data gaps

Tue, 09/08/2015

A new study by the Map of Life team and colaborators in Nature Communications provides a...

New study characterizing global fine-grain habitat heterogeneity for biodiversity modeling

Mon, 08/10/2015

A new study conducted by Mao-Ning...

New lab study: Changes in birds' ranges may greatly affect ecosystems

Thu, 06/11/2015

A new study by former postdoc Morgane Barbet-Massin and Walter Jetz illustrates the vast functional...

Map of Life app is live!

Fri, 05/15/2015

15,000 downloads in first few weeks. For more info see:


Yale press release: ...

New lab paper comparing predictors of global richnessn now online

Wed, 05/06/2015

New lab study online at Ecology Letters 

Using a complete species level...