• test files

    For testing of harvesting code
  • Land and Fernald, 1992

    Land, M.F., and Fernald, R.D. 1992. The Evolution of Eyes. Annual Review of Neuroscience, Vol. 15:1-29.
  • Milk Chemical Data

    This dataset has no description

  • vimeo

    This dataset has no description

  • Terms relationships

    Relationships among terms in the EOL structured data graph. Parent/child, preferred/synonym, etc.
  • Sibly et al, 2012

    Sibly et al. 2012. Richard M. Sibly, Christopher C. Witt, Natalie A. Wright, Chris Venditti, Walter...
  • Symonds and Tattersall, 2010

    Symonds MRE, Tattersall GJ (2010) Geographical variation in bill size across bird species provides evidence for Allen’s rule. American Naturalist 176: 188-197. doi:10.1086/653666
  • Benedetti et al, 2015

    Fabio Benedetti, Stéphane Gasparini, and Sakina-Dorothée Ayata. 2015. Identifying copepod functional groups from species functional traits. J. Plankton Res. (January/February...
  • Queirós et al, 2013

    Ana M. Queirós Silvana N. R. Birchenough Julie Bremner Jasmin A. Godbold Ruth E. Parker Alicia Romero‐Ramirez Henning Reiss Martin Solan Paul J. Somerfield Carl Van Colen Gert...
  • Polytraits

    Polytraits is a database on biological traits of polychaetes (bristle worms, Polychaeta: Annelida). It covers information about the morphology, behaviour, reproduction and...
  • marine ecology literature

    A collection, from the literature, of traits relating to trophic guild, habitat and host relationships of marine invertebrates
  • Mineralogy

    A collection, from the literature and from individual experts, of traits relating to mineralogy of hard parts of organisms, chiefly calcified tissues.
  • Moss et al, 2016

    Moss David K., Ivany Linda C., Judd Emily J., Cummings Patrick W., Bearden Claire E., Kim Woo-Jun, Artruc Emily G. and Driscoll Jeremy R. Lifespan, growth rate, and body size...
  • Kāneʻohe Bay Bioblitz

    Data from specimens collected in Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, during the May-June 2017 BioBlitz. Event photos:
  • EOL images, flower color study

    This dataset has no description

  • Washington Bird Phenology

    This dataset has no description

  • Crustacean body sizes

    Various literature sources and conversions estimating mass and volume from measures of length.
  • Appeltans et al, 2012

    Appeltans et al. 2012. The Magnitude of Global Marine Species Diversity. Current Biology 22, 2189–2202.
  • Olenina et al, 2006

    Olenina, I., Hajdu, S., Edler, L., Andersson, A., Wasmund, N., Busch, S., Göbel, J., Gromisz, S., Huseby, S., Huttunen, M., Jaanus, A., Kokkonen, P., Ledaine, I. and...
  • Legacy Partner Archive

    This dataset has no description

  • Mackenzie 2003

    Treatise on Geochemistry, Volume 7. Editor: Fred T. Mackenzie. Executive Editors: Heinrich D. Holland and Karl K. Turekian. pp. 407. ISBN 0-08-043751-6. Elsevier, 2003.,...
  • Webb 2019

    Webb, P. 2019. Ocean Sediments. In: Introduction to Oceanography, P.Webb, 2019. LibreTexts (GeoSciences)....
  • Nebelsick 1992

    Nebelsick, J. (1992). Echinoid Distribution by Fragment Identification in the Northern Bay of Safaga, Red Sea, Egypt. PALAIOS, 7(3), 316-328. doi:10.2307/3514976...
  • Bone and James 1993

    Bone, Y., James, N.P. 1993. Bryozoans as carbonate sediment producers on the cool-water Lacepede Shelf, southern Australia. Sedimentary Geology, 86(3–4):247-271....
  • Yamano et al 2000

    Yamano, H., Miyajima, T. & Koike, I. Importance of foraminifera for the formation and maintenance of a coral sand cay: Green Island, Australia. Coral Reefs 19, 51–58 (2000)....
  • O'Brien et al, 2013

    O'Brien, CJ, Peloquin, JA, Vogt, M, Heinle, M, Gruber, N, Ajani, P, Andruleit, H, Arístegui, J, Beaufort, L, Estrada, M, Karentz, D, Kopczyńska, E, Lee, R, Poulton, AJ,...
  • Leblanc et al, 2012

    Leblanc, Karine; Arístegui Ruiz, Javier; Armand, L; Assmy, P; Beker, B; Bode, Antonio; Breton, E; Cornet, V; Gibson, J; Gosselin, M-P; Kopczynska, EE; Marshall, Harold G;...
  • Reid et al, 2012

    Reid WDK, Wigham BD, McGill RAR, Polunin NVC (2012) Elucidating trophic pathways in benthic deep-sea assemblages of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge north and south of the Charlie-Gibbs...
  • McClain Bivalve Sizes

    Compiled literature dataset, Craig McClain, shell length and height for bivalves, with habitat and locality.
  • Wright et al, 2014

    Wright NA, Gregory TR, Witt CC. 2014 Metabolic ‘engines’ of flight drive genome size reduction in birds. Proc. R. Soc. B 281: 20132780.
  • NMNH Primate measurements

    Measurements derived from label data of specimens in the collection of the Division of Mammals, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of...
  • Plant forms, habitat and distribution

    Aggregated from various literature and online sources, see record level metadata for details.
  • Sal et al, 2013

    Sofía Sal, Ángel López-Urrutia, Xabier Irigoien, Derek S. Harbour, and Roger P. Harris 2013. Marine microplankton diversity database. Ecology 94:1658....
  • Marshall et al, 2012

    Dustin J. Marshall, Patrick J. Krug, Elena K. Kupriyanova, Maria Byrne, and Richard B. Emlet. 2012. The Biogeography of Marine Invertebrate Life Histories. Annual Review of...
  • Edwards et al, 2015

    Edwards, K. F., Klausmeier, C. A. and Litchman, E. (2015), Nutrient utilization traits of phytoplankton. Ecology, 96: 2311. doi:10.1890/14-2252.1
  • Matishov et al, 2000

    Matishov, G., P. Makarevich, S. Timofeev, L. Kuznetsov, N. Druzhkov, V. Larionov, V. Golubev, A. Zuyev, N. Adrov, V. Denisov, G. Iliyn, A. Kuznetsov, S. Denisenko, V. Savinov,...
  • Suschenko and Purschke, 2008

    Suschenko, Dominick and Günter Purschke. “Ultrastructure of pigmented adult eyes in errant polychaetes (Annelida): implications for annelid evolution.” Zoomorphology 128 (2008):...
  • Hughes, 1970

    Hughes, H.P.I. A light and electron microscope study of some opisthobranch eyes. Z.Zellforsch 106, 79–98 (1970).
  • Koppetsch et al, 2019

    T Koppetsch, W Böhme, A Koch. 2019. A new species of Dibamus Duméril & Bibron, 1839 (Squamata: Dibamidae) from Pulau Manado Tua, Northern Sulawesi, Indonesia. Zootaxa, 4555...
  • Picciani et al, 2018

    Natasha Picciani, Jamie R. Kerlin, Noemie Sierra, Andrew J.M. Swafford, M. Desmond Ramirez, Nickellaus G. Roberts, Johanna T. Cannon, Marymegan Daly, Todd H. Oakley. 2018....
  • Syme and Oakley, 2012

    Anna E. Syme, Todd H. Oakley, Dispersal between Shallow and Abyssal Seas and Evolutionary Loss and Regain of Compound Eyes in Cylindroleberidid Ostracods: Conflicting...
  • Beckers et al, 2019

    Beckers, P., Helm, C. & Bartolomaeus, T. The anatomy and development of the nervous system in Magelonidae (Annelida) – insights into the evolution of the annelid brain. BMC...
  • Vodopyanov and Purschke, 2017

    Vodopyanov, S., Purschke, G. Fine structure of the cerebral eyes in Flabelligera affinis (Annelida, Sedentaria, Cirratuliformia): new data prove the existence of typical...
  • Proudlove, 2020

    Proudlove, G.S. 2020. Subterranean Fishes of the World. An account of the subterranean (hypogean) fishes with a bibliography from 1436. Accessed at
  • Moseley, 1885

    H. N. MOSELEY. 1885. Memoirs: On the Presence of Eyes in the Shells of Certain Chitonidæ, and on the Structure of these Organs. Journal of Cell Science, 1885 s2-25:37-60...
  • Warrant et al, 2003

    Eric Warrant, Almut Kelber & Niels Peder Kristensen. 2003. Eyes and Vision. In: Niels P. Kristensen (ed.). Lepidoptera, Moths and Butterflies Volume 2: Morphology,...
  • Nilsson, 1983

    Nilsson, D.-E. (1983). Evolutionary links between apposition and superposition optics in crustacean eyes. Nature, 302(5911), 818–821. doi:10.1038/302818a0...
  • Land, 1980

    Land, M. F. (1980). Compound eyes: old and new optical mechanisms. Nature, 287(5784), 681–686.
  • Kazilas et al, 2018

    C Kazilas, K Kalaentzis, I Strachinis. 2018. A case of piebaldism in the Anatolian Worm Lizard, Blanus strauchi (Bedriaga, 1884), from Kastellorizo Island, Greece (Squamata:...
  • Roscito and Rodrigues, 2012

    Roscito, J. G., & Rodrigues, M. T. (2012). Embryonic development of the fossorial gymnophthalmid lizards Nothobachia ablephara and Calyptommatus sinebrachiatus. Zoology,...