Dataset : Diet of the Barn Owl and variations of small mammal population relative densities


General metadata

Identifiers :
local : FR-18008901306731-2016-02-15-20 external : doi:10.25666/DATAUBFC-2016-02-15-20
Description :
Dietary response of the Barn Owl was monitored in three church towers situated at 2.5, 2 and 1.5 km, 2 and 1.5 km to the small mammal sampling area. Small mammals were monitored in habitats type generally foraged by the Barn Owl (grassland, hedges)
Disciplines :
biodiversity conservation (applied biology - ecology), ecology (applied biology - ecology), ornithology (applied biology - ecology)
Keywords :

Dates :
Data acquisition : from Apr 1987 to Apr 1995
Data provision : 31 Jul 2022
Metadata record : Creation : 15 Feb 2016 Update : 16 Aug 2022

Language : French (fra)
RightsAttribution, Non Commercial, Share Alike


Dominique Michelat, Pierre Delattre, Jean-Pierre Quéré, Patrick Giraudoux (2022): Diet of the Barn Owl and variations of small mammal population relative densities. Chrono-environnement. doi:10.25666/DATAUBFC-2016-02-15-20


Spatial coverage :

Taxonomic coverage :

  • Genus
    Sorex MSW
    Arvicola terrestris COL (European water vole), Tyto alba COL (Barn owl), Myodes glareolus MSW (Bank vole), Microtus arvalis MSW (Common vole)

Administrative metadata

Data creators : Dominique Michelat, Pierre Delattre [1], Jean-Pierre Quéré [1], Patrick Giraudoux [2] [3]
Data collector : Pierre Delattre [1], Patrick Giraudoux [2] [3], Dominique Michelat, Jean-Pierre Quéré [1]
[1] : Institut National de Recherche pour l’Agriculture, l’Alimentation et l’Environnement
[2] : Laboratoire Chrono-environnement (UMR 6249) (Université de Franche-Comté)
[3] : Observatoire des Sciences de l'Univers - Terre, Homme, Environnement, Temps, Astronomie (UAR 3245) (Université de Franche-Comté)
Publisher : Laboratoire Chrono-environnement (UMR 6249)
Label : Zone Atelier Arc Jurassien
Science contact : Patrick Giraudoux website e-mail
Computing contact : Patrick Giraudoux website e-mail
Access : available

Technical metadata

Formats : application/, text/csv
Data acquisition methods :
  • Observational data :
    Voir Bernard, N., D. Michelat, F. Raoul, J.P. Quere, P. Delattre and P. Giraudoux. 2010. Dietary response of Barn Owls (Tyto alba) to large variations in populations of common voles (Microtus arvalis) and European water voles (Arvicola terrestris). Canadian Journal of Zoology 88: 416-426.
Datatype : Dataset



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