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infrastructure to normalize, enrich and export, species interaction data through using existing species interaction datasets
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Welcome to the Global Biotic Interactions (GloBI) project.

This mission of this project is to find efficient ways to normalize and integrate species interaction data to enable researchers and enthusiasts to answer questions like: Which species does an Angel Shark ( Squatina squatina ) eat in the Gulf of Mexico? Please see for more information .


We're happy to be using to run our automated tests. Our current build status:

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Citing GloBI

Poelen, J. H., Simons, J. D., & Mungall, C. J. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics, 24, 148–159. doi:10.1016/j.ecoinf.2014.08.005



Unless otherwise noted, source code is released under GLPv3 and data is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. We are trying to do the best we can to ensure that the references to the original data sources are preserved and attributed. If you feel that there's better ways to do this, please let us know.

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