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Global trait database for vent fauna now available online

Thrilled to announce the availability of the sFDvent global‐scale trait database for deep‐sea hydrothermal vent animal species. Our article is available open access in Global Ecology and Biogeography (, and our data tables are available in Dryad ( It was such a pleasure to work with the lead authors and working group chairs Abbie Chapman and Amanda Bates, and to be a part of this wonderful international team of scientists contributing to this database.