description: We have compiled a database of > 100 traits for 809 (731 native and 78 nonnative) fish species found in freshwaters of the conterminous United States, including 37 native families and 145 native genera.The database, named Fish Traits, contains information on four major categories of traits: (1) trophic ecology; (2) body size, reproductive ecology, and life history; (3) habitat preferences; and (4) salinity and temperature tolerances

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paperDOIcitation: https://doi.org/10.1577/1548-8446-34.10.487

datasetDOI_URL: http://www.fishtraits.info/

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contactName: Emmanuel Frimpong

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license: CC-BY

traitList: trophic ecology | body size | reproductive ecology | life history | habitat preferences | salinity and temperature tolerances

higherGeography: United States

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taxon: Chordata | Vertebrata | Fish

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taxaList: Chordata | Vertebrata | Fish

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