sev013_rodentparasite_20130818.txt

Data for Rodent Parasites study

Date Range: 

Monday, January 1, 1990 to Thursday, January 1, 1998

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Variables
date
  • Label: date
  • Definition: The year in which data was collected.
  • Type: Date/time
  • Date format: YYYY
  • Missing values: None specified
site
  • Label: site
  • Definition: The site in which the data were collected
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • two22 = 222 (Ladron Foothills)
    • rsgrass = Rio Salado Grassland
    • rslarrea = Rio Salado Larrea
    • 5plarrea = Five Points Larrea
    • 5pgrass = Five Points Grassland
    • goatdraw = Goat Draw
    • sepultur = Sepultura Canyon
  • Missing values:
    • na = missing
Season
  • Label: season
  • Definition: The period during which trapping occurred.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 1 = First trapping period, between May and June.
    • 2 = Second trapping period, between July and August.
    • 3 = Second trapping period, between September and October.
  • Missing values: None specified
trap_night
  • Label: trap_night
  • Definition: Night in which mammal was collected
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 1 = first night
    • 2 = second night
    • 3 = third night
  • Missing values: None specified
Web #
  • Label: web#
  • Definition: The number of the web trapped (1-5)
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Trap number
  • Label: trap_number
  • Definition: The number of the trap in which the mammal was collected (1-145)
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Host species
  • Label: host_species
  • Definition: Four letter code of the genus and species of mammal
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
nk number
  • Label: nk#
  • Definition: New Mexico karyotype number (assigned by the museum of southwestern biology)
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
host sex
  • Label: host_sex
  • Definition: The sex of the mammal captured (M or F)
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • M = male
    • F = female
  • Missing values: None specified
MSB number
  • Label: msb#
  • Definition: Museum of southwestern biology catalog number
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
feces
  • Label: feces
  • Definition: Feces collected (Y or N)
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Ecto
  • Label: ecto
  • Definition: Ectoparasites collected (Y or N)
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
necrop
  • Label: necrop
  • Definition: Necropsy done (Y or N)
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
helminths
  • Label: helminths
  • Definition: Helminths (worms) found (Y or N)
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
tissue
  • Label: tissue
  • Definition: Describes which tissue the parasites were found in
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • feces = fecal pellets
    • st = stomach
    • si = small intestine
    • cc = cecum or large intestines
    • bc = body cavity
  • Missing values: None specified
p_id
  • Label: p_id
  • Definition: Parasite identification. Please see metadata for list of species.
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
p_sex
  • Label: p_sex
  • Definition: Sex of the parasite (M, F, or unknown(na))
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
p_count
  • Label: p_count
  • Definition: The number of parasites found
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
comments
  • Label: comments
  • Definition: A special statement related to an observation.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • na = not applicable
  • Missing values: None specified
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