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Global hotspots of traded phylogenetic and functional diversity

Version 2 2023-09-11, 18:21
Version 1 2023-07-26, 15:00
posted on 2023-09-11, 18:21 authored by David Edwards, Mike MassamMike Massam, Oscar Morton, Liam HughesLiam Hughes

Code to fully reproduce the results for the paper entitled "Global hotspots of traded phylogenetic and functional diversity", published in Nature, 2023, DOI: 10.1038/s41586-023-06371-3

Trade data used for the analysis is provided, other data sources are publicly available with links on how to access them both within the scripts and in the manuscript's methods.

Output data from the main analysis is also provided.

See the detailed readme file for further details on specific scripts.

Updated September 2023 to correct an issue with the data upload missing rows.



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