Map of Life: new global biodiversity patterns pages launched

June 1, 2017

Map of Life has released a first suite of maps that aggregate biodiversity patterns. These pages feature global biodiversity patterns based on publications in Nature and PNAS. The types of maps available are:




Species Richness

Phylogenetic Diversity

Functional Diversity

Species Endemism

Phylogenetic Endemism

Functional Endemism

Local Species Diversity Priority

Local Phylogenetic Diversity Priority

Local Functional Diversity Priority

Global Species Diversity Priority

Global Phylogenetic Diversity Priority

Global Functional Diversity Priority

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And a neat PBS news article here