Dataset : Water vole and plant diversity in a productive hay meadow of the Doubs department



Corentin Nicod (2019): Water vole and plant diversity in a productive hay meadow of the Doubs department. Laboratoire Chrono-environnement (UMR 6249). FR-18008901306731-2019-05-10

General metadata

Identifier : local : FR-18008901306731-2019-05-10
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)
Keywords :

Dates :
Data acquisition : from Apr 2018 to May 2018
Metadata record :
Creation : 10 May 2019
Update : 17 Nov 2020

Update periodicity : as needed
Language : English (eng)
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.
Audience : University: master, Research


Spatial coverage :

Time coverage :

Taxonomic coverage :

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

Administrative metadata

Data creatorAffiliation
Corentin NicodChrono-environnement (FRA)
Publisher : Laboratoire Chrono-environnement (UMR 6249)
Label : Zone Atelier Arc Jurassien
Science contact : François Gillet website e-mail
Computing contact : Corentin Nicod e-mail
Access : restricted
Access details :
To access the data, please contact the scientific data manager.

Technical metadata

Formats : application/, application/x-shapefile
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
Datatype : Dataset


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