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[14] Research Data Alliance: Biodiversity Data Integration Interest Group: https://rd-alliance.org/groups/biodiversity-data-integration-ig.html

[15] Genomic Standards Consortium: http://gensc.org/mixs/

[16] Genbank and INSDC Members: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/genbank/

[17] Gene Expression Omnibus (GEO): http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/geo/

[18] ArrayExpress: https://www.ebi.ac.uk/arrayexpress/

[19] Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF): http://www.gbif.org/

[20] Map of Life: https://www.mol.org/about

[21] Ocean Biogeographic Information System: http://www.iobis.org/

[22] Morphobank: http://morphobank.org/index.php/Documentation/Index#d5e1285

[23] TreeBASE: https://treebase.org/treebase-web/home.html

[24] MorphoSource: http://morphosource.org/

[25] Open Geospatial Consortium Standards: http://www.opengeospatial.org/standards

[26] Global Change Master Directory: http://gcmd.nasa.gov/

[27] THREDDS – ISO 19115 conversion: https://geo-ide.noaa.gov/wiki/index.php?title=NetCDF_Attribute_Convention_for_Dataset_Discovery#Open_Geospatial_Consortium_Catalog_Service_for_the_Web_.28CSW.29

[28] ncWMS – University of Reading: http://www.resc.rdg.ac.uk/trac/ncWMS/

[29] DataOne: https://www.dataone.org/

[30] DataCite: http://www.datacite.org

[31] International Long Term Ecological Research Network (ILTER): http://www.ilternet.edu/

[32] NASA SWEET Ontology: https://sweet.jpl.nasa.gov/

[33] EnvO: http://www.environmentontology.org/

[34] Biodiversity Catalogue: https://www.biodiversitycatalogue.org/services

[35] GEOSS Broker: http://www.eurogeoss.eu/broker/default.aspx

[36] EU BON: http://www.eubon.eu/

[37] Catalogue of Life: http://www.catalogueoflife.org/

[38] Encyclopedia of Life: http://www.eol.org/

[39] Plazi: http://plazi.org/news/beitrag/data-sharing-principles-and-legal-interoperability-for-essential-biodiversity-variables/13f96ba8031d1c42c4519d3863e203e8/

[40] Open Biodiversity Knowledge Management System (OBKMS): http://pro-ibiosphere.eu/getatt.php?filename=oo_4670.pdf

[41] Research Data Alliance: Federated Identity Management Interest Group: https://rd-alliance.org/groups/federated-identity-management.html

[42] Creative-B Roadmap: http://www.slideshare.net/dmanset/20140909creativeb-roadmap-interactive

[43] EarthCube: https://docs.google.com/document/d/10OhZntRpizn-KaYECXtGY_tcVbanG2kR0OFJ7JZpnWw/edit#

[44] GEO BON Information Architecture Principles: https://www.earthobservations.org/documents/cop/bi_geobon/geobon_information_architecture_principles.pdf

[45] Walls et al., 2014: See reference below

[46] Traitbank: http://eol.org/info/516

[47] Hagedorn et al., 2011: See reference below

[48] Canadensys – Open Licenses: http://www.canadensys.net/2012/why-we-should-publish-our-data-under-cc0

[49] iNaturalist – Open Licenses: http://inaturalist.tumblr.com/post/138557593458/changes-to-gbif-licensing-requirements


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