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A trait database for European subterranean spiders

Version 2 2023-01-27, 09:14
Version 1 2022-04-29, 11:05
posted on 2023-01-27, 09:14 authored by Stefano MammolaStefano Mammola, Martina PavlekMartina Pavlek, Bernhard A. Huber, Marco Isaia, Francesco Ballarin, Marco Tolve, Iva Čupić, Thomas Hesselberg, Enrico LunghiEnrico Lunghi, Samuel Mouron, Caio Graco Roza, Pedro Cardoso

Database of traits for European cave spiders, available as an Excel file (.xlsx) or a tab-delimited file (.csv). See Metadata file for an explanation of the columns.

The database is described in detail in the following publication:

Mammola S, Pavlek P, Huber BA, Isaia M, Ballarin F, Tolve M, Čupić I, Hesselberg T, Lunghi E, Mouron S, Graco Roza C, & Cardoso P. 2022. A trait database and updated checklist for European subterranean spiders. Scientific Data, doi: 10.1038/s41597-022-01316-3


Updated database to Version 2 on 27 Jan 2023. 


1) Corrected a few typos in formatting

2) Measured some missing traits in Eidmannella pallida, Heteropoda variegata, Loxosceles rufescens, and Tegenaria pagana

3) Added missing species Phyxelida anatolica


Project CAWEB (Testing macroecological theory using simplified systems – 882221), funded by Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships (H2020-MSCA-IF-2019)