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The type of distribution model to be employed should be based on data availability – combining from different knowledge domains where possible. When there is comprehensive and unbiased locality sampling, the increasing availability of interpolated weather station data facilitates approximation of the species realized niche using ENMs. Experimentally derived evidence allows for mechanistic models to predict response to climate change through an estimation of fundamental niche axes. The extensive data required are not always available, so tools such as CLIMEX allow for combination across data types.
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