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Fit for purpose? Identifying and resolving quality issues with marine biodiversity datasets in R

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RT @OBISNetwork: What does it mean being a data Clearinghouse? It means making data fit for propose. Check our @WCMB2018 preprint published…
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What does it mean being a data Clearinghouse? It means making data fit for propose. Check our @WCMB2018 preprint published today in @PeerJPreprints https://t.co/SlZu7jN1Zr #Biodiversity #MarineBiology #BBNJ
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Fit for purpose? Identifying and resolving quality issues with marine biodiversity datasets in R https://t.co/hCBdd33w4L
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Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Samuel Bosch conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Pieter Provoost conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Ward Appeltans conceived and designed the experiments, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Data Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

Code available at https://github.com/iobis/obistools.

Funding

This work of OBIS is supported by the EcoPotential project, grant agreement No 641762, under the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, the DIPS-4-Ocean Assessments project funded by the UNESCO/Flanders Fund-in-Trust for the support of UNESCO's activities in the field of Science (FUST) and private funding was received from Les Grands Explorateurs. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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