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Bouché 1972

This dataset contains the occurrence of all earthworm species in France, according to the work of Marcel Bouché (1972). "Lombriciens de France". Ecologie et systématique. INRA, Paris.

There are three tables : the table of occurences (community matrix), the table of environmental data for each sampling site, and a table of traits.

These data were used in this paper:
Glaciation as an historical filter of below-ground biodiversity. Mathieu J. & Davies J.T, Journal of Biogeography, 2014, 41: 1204-1214

Overview of the location of the sampling points:
Bouché's sampiing design

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Please cite the appropriate publications if you use this dataset.