sev048_phenology_20130412.txt

Plant phenology study transect data for the years 1991-1995.

Date Range: 

Thursday, April 4, 1991 to Thursday, August 24, 1995

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Variables
date
  • Label: date
  • Definition: The date on which data was collected.
  • Type: Date/time
  • Date format: YYYYMMDD
  • Missing values: None specified
site
  • Label: site
  • Definition: The location at which data was collected.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • bb = Black Butte
    • fp = Five Points
    • dw = Deep Well
    • sc = Sepultura Canyon
    • ws = Watershed; Red Tank/222
  • Missing values: None specified
transect
  • Label: transect
  • Definition: The numerical or alphabetical designation of the transect being sampled.
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
species_code
  • Label: species_code
  • Definition: The Kartesz code associated with a species as designated in the USDA Plants database.
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
germinating
  • Label: germinating
  • Definition: Indicates whether an individual was emerging from the ground from a seed.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • n = no
    • y = yes
  • Missing values: None specified
perenating
  • Label: perenating
  • Definition: Indicates whether an individual was emerging from the ground via perennial growth.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • n = no
    • y = yes
    • x = variable had not been incorporated into sampling yet
  • Missing values: None specified
vegetating
  • Label: vegetating
  • Definition: Indicates whether an individual was alive yet without reproductive structures (i.e., not emerging or senescing).
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • n = no
    • y = yes
  • Missing values: None specified
budding
  • Label: budding
  • Definition: Indicates whether an individual had buds (i.e., pre-anthesis).
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • n = no
    • y = yes
  • Missing values: None specified
flowering
  • Label: flowering
  • Definition: Indicates whether an individual had flowers (anthesis).
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • n = no
    • y = yes
  • Missing values: None specified
fruiting
  • Label: fruiting
  • Definition: Indicates whether an individual had fruits (i.e., after flowering but before dehiscence and/or dispersal).
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • n = no
    • y = yes
  • Missing values: None specified
dispersing
  • Label: dispersing
  • Definition: Indicates whether fruits and/or seeds were being dispersed from an individual.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • n = no
    • y = yes
  • Missing values: None specified
dormant
  • Label: dormant
  • Definition: Indicates whether an individual had ceased vegetating or was dead.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • n = no
    • y = yes
  • Missing values: None specified
senescing
  • Label: senescing
  • Definition: Indicates whether an individual was dying.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • n = no
    • y = yes
  • Missing values: None specified
dead
  • Label: dead
  • Definition: Indicated whether an individual was dead.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • n = no
    • y = yes
  • Missing values: None specified
not present
  • Label: not present
  • Definition: Indicates whether an individual was gone.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • n = no
    • y = yes
  • 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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Field delimiter: 

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Record delimiter: 

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