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Temperate hotspots

The inclusion of abundance data in global surveys of reef fishes reveals new hotspots of functional biodiversity, not all of which show high species richness. The findings may influence conservation priorities. See Letter p.539

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Figure 1: Sea surveys.

RICK STUART-SMITH

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Tittensor, D. Temperate hotspots. Nature 501, 494–495 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1038/501494a

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