Water vole and plant diversity in a productive hay meadow of the Doubs department (2019)

Data creator : Corentin Nicod [1] [2]
[1] : Laboratoire Chrono-environnement (UMR 6249) (Université de Franche-Comté)
[2] : Observatoire des Sciences de l'Univers - Terre, Homme, Environnement, Temps, Astronomie (UAR 3245) (Université de Franche-Comté)
Description :
Data of 32 vegetation plots located in a productive hay meadow disturbed by water voles. It includes the plant species lists and the associated community descriptors.
Disciplines :
agronomy (applied biology - ecology), biodiversity conservation (applied biology - ecology), ecology (applied biology - ecology), plant sciences (applied biology - ecology)
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General metadata

Data acquisition date : from Apr 2018 to May 2018
Data acquisition methods :
  • Derived or compiled data :
    Computation of several community descriptors (mainly diversity metrics) for each of the 32 plots
  • Observational data :
    Identification of all vascular plant species in 32 plots of 16 m²
Update periodicity : as needed
Language : English (eng)
Formats : application/vnd.ms-excel, application/x-shapefile
Audience : University: master, Research


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Taxonomic coverage :

  • Small mammal which disturbed the studied grassland
    Arvicola terrestris COL (European water vole)
  • List of the plant species identified in the 32 vegetation plots
    Achillea millefolium TAXREF (Yarrow), Agrimonia eupatoria TAXREF (Agrimony), Ajuga reptans TAXREF (Bugle), Alchemilla monticola TAXREF (Hairy Lady's-mantle), Alopecurus pratensis TAXREF (Meadow Foxtail), Anthoxanthum odoratum TAXREF (Sweet Vernal Grass), Anthriscus sylvestris TAXREF (Cow Parsley), Avenula pubescens TAXREF (Downy Oat-grass), Barbarea vulgaris TAXREF (Winter-cress), Bellis perennis TAXREF (Daisy), Bistorta officinalis TAXREF (Common Bistort), Bromus hordeaceus TAXREF (Soft Brome), Capsella bursa-pastoris TAXREF (Shepherd's-purse), Capsella rubella TAXREF (Pink Shepherd's-purse), Centaurea jacea TAXREF (Brown Knapweed), Cerastium fontanum TAXREF (Common Mouse-ear), Chenopodium album TAXREF (Fat-hen), Crepis biennis TAXREF (Rough Hawk's-beard), Dactylis glomerata TAXREF (Cock's-foot), Galeopsis tetrahit TAXREF (Common Hemp-nettle), Galium album TAXREF (Upright Hedge-bedstraw), Geranium sylvaticum TAXREF (Wood Crane's-bill), Glechoma hederacea TAXREF (Ground-ivy), Heracleum sphondylium TAXREF (Hogweed), Holcus lanatus TAXREF (Yorkshire-fog), Lamium album TAXREF (White Dead-nettle), Lathyrus pratensis TAXREF (Meadow Vetchling), Leucanthemum ircutianum TAXREF, Lolium perenne TAXREF (Perennial Rye-grass), Myosotis arvensis TAXREF (Field Forget-me-not), Persicaria maculosa TAXREF (Persicaria), Plantago lanceolata TAXREF (Ribwort Plantain), Plantago major TAXREF (Greater Plantain), Poa pratensis TAXREF (Smooth Meadow-grass), Poa trivialis TAXREF (Rough Meadow-grass), Polygonum aviculare TAXREF (Knotgrass), Ranunculus acris TAXREF (Meadow Buttercup), Ranunculus repens TAXREF (Creeping Buttercup), Raphanus raphanistrum TAXREF (Runch), Rumex acetosa TAXREF (Common Sorrel), Rumex crispus TAXREF (Curled Dock), Rumex obtusifolius TAXREF (Broad-leaved Dock), Schedonorus pratensis TAXREF (Meadow Fescue), Silene dioica TAXREF (Red Campion), Stellaria media TAXREF (Common Chickweed), Taraxacum officinale TAXREF (Common dandelion), Tragopogon pratensis TAXREF (Goat's-beard), Trifolium pratense TAXREF (Red Clover), Trifolium repens TAXREF (White Clover), Trisetum flavescens TAXREF (Yellow Oat-grass), Urtica dioica TAXREF (Common Nettle), Veronica arvensis TAXREF (Wall Speedwell), Veronica chamaedrys TAXREF (Germander Speedwell), Veronica serpyllifolia TAXREF (Thyme-leaved Speedwell), Vicia cracca TAXREF (Tufted Vetch), Vicia sepium TAXREF (Bush Vetch)
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Additional information :
Data collected by Corentin Nicod during his PhD ("Impact of disturbances on plant communities in grassland ecosystems of medium mountain"), supervised by François Gillet, professor at Franche-Comté University.
Record created 10 May 2019 by Corentin Nicod.
Last modification : 6 Jan 2023.
Local identifier: FR-18008901306731-2019-05-10.


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