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Dornelas, M., N. J. Gotelli, B. McGill, H. Shimadzu, F. Moyes, C. Sievers and A. E. Magurran (2014). "Assemblage Time Series Reveal Biodiversity Change but Not Systematic Loss." Science 344(6181): 296-299.

Magurran, A. E., M. Dornelas, F. Moyes, N. J. Gotelli and B. McGill (2015). "Rapid biotic homogenization of marine fish assemblages." Nature Communications 6: 8405.

Vellend, M., M. Dornelas, L. Baeten, R. Beausejour, C. D. Brown, P. De Frenne, S. C. Elmendorf, N. J. Gotelli, F. Moyes, I. H. Myers-Smith, A. E. Magurran, B. J. McGill, H. Shimadzu and C. Sievers (2017). "Estimates of local biodiversity change over time stand up to scrutiny." Ecology 98(2): 583-590.

Antão, L. H., S. R. Connolly, A. E. Magurran, A. Soares and M. Dornelas (2017). "Prevalence of multimodal species abundance distributions is linked to spatial and taxonomic breadth." Global Ecology and Biogeography 26(2): 203-215.

Gotelli, N. J., H. Shimadzu, M. Dornelas, B. McGill, F. Moyes and A. E. Magurran (2017). "Community-level regulation of temporal trends in biodiversity." Science Advances 3(7).

Magurran, A. E., A. E. Deacon, F. Moyes, H. Shimadzu, M. Dornelas, D. A. T. Phillip and I. W. Ramnarine (2018). "Divergent biodiversity change within ecosystems." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Dornelas M, Antão LH, Moyes F, Bates AE, Magurran AE, et al. BioTIME: A database of biodiversity time series for the Anthropocene. Global Ecology and Biogeography. 2018; 27:760-786.

Dornelas, M., Gotelli, N.J., Shimadzu, H., Moyes, F., Magurran, A.E. & McGill, B.J. (2019) A balance of winners and losers in the Anthropocene. Ecology Letters, 0.

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Please cite as detailed below when using BioTIME: ('save link as' to download .ris file)
Dornelas M, Antão LH, Moyes F, Bates, AE, Magurran, AE, et al. BioTIME: A database of biodiversity time series for the Anthropocene. Global Ecol Biogeogr. 2018; 27:760 - 786.

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