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Smith, J. A., Benson, A. L., Chen, Y., Yamada, S. A., & Mims, M. C. (2020). The power, potential, and pitfalls of open access biodiversity data in range size assessments: Lessons from the fishes. Ecological Indicators, 110, 105896. doi:10.1016/j.ecolind.2019.105896 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2019.105896

Geographic rarity is a driver of a species’ intrinsic risk of extinction. It encompasses multiple key components including range size, which is one of the most commonly measured estimates of geographic rarity. Range size estimates are often used to prioritize conservation efforts when there are mult…

Louis Agassiz
Agassiz, Louis

(b. May 28, 1807 – d. December 14, 1873)

United States of America; Switzerland

Identified Sciuridae and collected Cichlidae

Alexander Emanuel Agassiz
Agassiz, Alexander Emanuel

(b. December 17, 1835 – d. March 27, 1910)

United States of America; Switzerland

Identified Cidaridae and collected Nymphalidae

Joel Asaph Allen
Allen, Joel Asaph

(b. July 19, 1838 – d. August 29, 1921)

United States of America

Identified Parulidae and collected Parulidae

Auffenberg, Walter

(b. February 06, 1928 – d. January 17, 2004)

United States of America

Identified Emydidae and collected Colubridae

Vernon Orlando Bailey
Bailey, Vernon Orlando

(b. June 21, 1864 – d. April 20, 1942)

United States of America

Identified Cricetidae and collected Cricetidae

Spencer Fullerton Baird
Baird, Spencer Fullerton

(b. February 03, 1823 – d. August 19, 1887)

United States of America

Identified Ictaluridae and collected Percidae

Ball, Kathleen Elizabeth

(b. April 13, 1921 – d. August 15, 2014)

Canada

Collected Carabidae

Barber, Charles Melvin

(b. December 27, 1876 – d. June 23, 1954)

United States of America

Collected Asteraceae

Beamer, Raymond Hill

(b. October 20, 1889 – d. November 21, 1957)

Identified Carabidae and collected Andrenidae

Tarleton Hoffman Bean
Bean, Tarleton Hoffman

(b. October 08, 1846 – d. December 28, 1916)

United States of America

Collected Nymphalidae

Bemis, William

United States of America

Collected Sciaenidae

Andrew Bentley
Bentley, Andrew

United States of America

Identified Percidae and collected Gobiidae

Berlandier, Jean-Louis

(b. August 01, 1803 – d. April 22, 1851)

France

Identified Malvaceae and collected Asteraceae

Albert Smith Bickmore
Bickmore, Albert Smith

(b. March 01, 1839 – d. August 12, 1914)

United States of America

Identified Vespertilionidae and collected Olividae

Bigelow, Henry Bryant

(b. October 03, 1879 – d. December 11, 1967)

United States of America

Identified Rhopalonematidae and collected Scolopacidae

Birchim, James Douglas

(b. July 16, 1946 – d. November 15, 1968)

United States of America

Collected Mantispidae

Blake, Sidney Fay

(b. August 31, 1892 – d. December 31, 1959)

United States of America

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Willis Stanley Blatchley
Blatchley, Willis Stanley

(b. October 06, 1859 – d. May 28, 1940)

United States of America

Identified Dytiscidae and collected Chrysomelidae

Charles Harvey Bollman
Bollman, Charles Harvey

(b. December 24, 1868 – d. July 13, 1889)

United States of America

Identified Serranidae and collected Centrarchidae

Identified Delphacidae and collected Flatidae

Pierre Marie Auguste Broussonet
Broussonet, Pierre Marie Auguste

(b. February 28, 1761 – d. July 27, 1807)

France

Identified Apiaceae and collected Asteraceae

Brues, Beirne Barrett

(b. June 21, 1882 – d. April 04, 1973)

United States of America

Identified Poaceae and collected Poaceae

Archie Carr
Carr, Archie

(b. June 16, 1909 – d. May 21, 1987)

United States of America

Identified Emydidae and collected Plethodontidae

Marjorie Harris Carr
Carr, Marjorie Harris

(b. March 26, 1915 – d. October 10, 1998)

United States of America

Collected Tyrannidae

Identified Centrarchidae and collected Centrarchidae

Identified Leiognathidae and collected Cichlidae

Cohen, Adam

United States of America

Identified Cyprinidae and collected Centrarchidae

Contreras-Balderas, Salvador

(b. February 19, 1936 – d. February 11, 2009)

Mexico

Identified Cyprinidae and collected Cyprinidae

Cross, Frank B.

(b. September 17, 1925 – d. July 19, 2001)

Identified Cyprinidae and collected Cyprinidae

Deacon, James Everett

(b. May 18, 1934 – d. February 23, 2015)

United States of America

Identified Bufonidae and collected Cyprinidae