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Thomas Maurel requested to merge github/fork/thomasmaurel/release/95 into release/95


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New schema patch to update the Vertebrates species.division meta key from "Ensembl" to "EnsemblVertebrates" for consistency. This has been declared by Magali here: Magali was supposed to create this patch before going in holiday but she ran out of time.

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This is for consistency across all the divisions. It was approved by Group leaders for 95 as seen here:


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I tested the schema patch. I manually ran the Travis tests locally but got errors not related to my changes...

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