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Influence of Non-Native Species on Global Patterns of Freshwater Fish Body Size

Influence of Non-Native Species on Global Patterns of Freshwater Fish Body Size

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Based on an extensive literature survey, this maps show freshwater fish body size patterns for more than 1000 drainage basins covering more than 80% of the world's continental surface area.

Source

Evolution and Biological Diversity Laboratory, University Paul Sabatier (Toulouse, France) (link)
 

see also:

Blanchet, S., Grenouillet, G., Beauchard, O., Tedesco, P. A., Leprieur, F., Dürr, H. H., Busson, F., Oberdorff, T. and Brosse, S. (2010), Non-native species disrupt the worldwide patterns of freshwater fish body size: implications for Bergmann’s rule. Ecology Letters, 13: 421–431. (link)

 

with support provided by: French National Research Agency

authors

Simon Blanchet email, Gaël Grenouillet and Sébastien Brosse

contact

Simon Blanchet
CNRS
Station d'Ecologie Expérimentale du CNRS à Moulis
09200 Moulis
France

Related Publications

  • Baillie J., Hilton-Taylor C. & Stuart S. (2004) 2004 IUCN Red List of threatened species: a global species assessment, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

base layer references

  • Lehner, B., Verdin, K. & Jarvis, A. (2008). New Global Hydrography Derived From Spaceborne Elevation Data. Eos 89: 93.

acknowledgements

This work was supported by the National Agency for Research (ANR) Freshwater Fish Diversity (ANR-06-BDIV-010).

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