Welcome to the Arthropod Easy Data Capture Wiki. This is the open-source version of the software that has been instrumental in many Arthropod data collection projects; implementing streamlined and efficient from field to publication workflows. Publications from the database are diverse, ecological, phylogenetic and biogeographic in nature.
The list of active projects utilizing AEC include (but are not limited to):
1. Bee Database Project
2. Tri-Tropic Interactions Thematic Collection Network
3. Plant Bugs Planetary Biodiversity Inventory Project
Publications about workflow and AEC utilization include:
1. Schuh RT, Hewson-Smith S, Ascher JS (2010) Specimen databases: A case study in entomology using Web-based software. American Entomologist 56: 206-216. 2. Schuh RT (2012) Integrating specimen databases and revisionary systematics. ZooKeys 209: 255–267, doi: 10.3897/zookeys.209.3288
Please cite this software if you use it for your research and in publication [HowToCite]