Retrieve Data

Use the search tools to the right to find the study of interest. You can either search the database using keywords that are part of a study or you can search the database by species names (scientific or common). The species drop-down menu includes only those species that are currently in the database. You can view all studies in the database by clicking on the View All Studies button.

If you download data, we strongly encourage you to contact the primary contact to discuss collaboration. It is important to recognize people who conducted these experiments and made the data available (Sieber 2005*), and they may have important insights into data quality, analysis, and interpretation. Please use these data in a spirit of appreciation and open collaboration.

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* Sieber, J.E. 2005. Ethics of sharing scientific and technological data: a heuristic for coping with complexity and uncertainty. Data Science Journal 4: 165-170.