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Qian, H., Zhang, J., & Jiang, M. (2021). Global patterns of fern species diversity: An evaluation of fern data in GBIF. Plant Diversity. doi:10.1016/j.pld.2021.10.001 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pld.2021.10.001

Despite that several studies have shown that data derived from species lists generated from distribution occurrence records in the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) are not appropriate for those ecological and biogeographic studies that require high sampling completeness, because speci…