Each data row refers to a sequenced fungal clone. There are various clones belonging to the sample, therefore sequences or data rows must not be considered as different species or individuals. Furthermore, classification of Sebacinales to species level is currently not feasable as the existing species concept is questionable and needs revision.
The project members commit that they will not pass any data nor passwords to thirds, that enables access to the database. Datasets acquired by their own project are excluded from this rule.
If datasets from other projects are used for the own work, the principle investigator of this project has to inform the other project members. To publish data from other project members in own work, approval in the sense of copyright issues has to be requested from the leader in whose project these data were collected.
Project members whose unpublished data is used, have to be included in the list of authors in a suitable way in accordance with the responsible principle investigator of the project.