Earthworm Survey

Tallies and averages of identified and unidentified earthworm species found in treatments 1, 7, SF, DF on 12-13 July 1994.

This datatable is part of the 1994 Earthworm Survey dataset. In 1994, Paul Dalby sampled earthworms in four LTER treatments to determine species and abundance.

Note

Experiment: Main Cropping System Experiment (MCSE)
Data available from: July 1994
Dataset: KBS043
Datatable ID: KBS043-001.24
Core Areas Populations,Disturbance
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Last Updated 2017-01-26
Status
  • Completed
Variate Description Units
sample date sampling date
treatment cropping system treatment
replicate replicate block
station sampling station
juveniles unidentified juveniles (usually very small); number per station sample number
Acal Apporectodea caliginosa; number per station sample number
Lrub Lumbricus rubellus; number per station sample number
B unidentified adult species #1; number per station sample number
D unidentified adult species #2; number per station sample number
E unidentified adult species #3; number per station sample number
F unidentified adult species #4; number per station sample number
H unidentified adult species #5; number per station sample number
Atrap Apporectodea trapezoides; number per station sample number
NUM total number of earthworms (all species); number per station sample number

Data Excerpt

sample_date treatment replicate station juveniles acal lrub b d e f h atrap num
1994-07-12 DF R1 Flag_1 0 8 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 15
1994-07-12 DF R1 Flag_3 0 13 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 19
1994-07-12 DF R1 Flag_4 1 10 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 12
1994-07-12 DF R1 Flag_Bx1 1 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 6
1994-07-12 DF R1 Flag_Bx3 3 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
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