Status: 

Completed

Title

Anole Vertical Transects (tower data)
Summary

DOI: 

10.6073/pasta/49be0aa7138cdedf343c9bb1235b1de0

Short name: 

LUQMetadata4

Data set ID: 

4

Abstract: 

Transects are conducted to note the vertical distribution and relative abundance of anole species. Data permit the calculation of average sighting distance for each species which is used in the final calculation of abundance.

Dates
Date Range: 
1989-01-09 00:00:00 to 1992-10-23 00:00:00
People

Owner/Creator: 

Contact: 

Additional Project roles: 

Name: Eda Melendez-Colom Role: Data Manager
Methodology

Methods: 

Transects are conducted by slowly walking up each tower and recording the following information fore each lizard observed: species, sex/age, perch height, perch substrate, perch diameter, and distance from centerline. Three replicate transects are conducted during each season; one survey at each of three times of day (morning, midday, and late afternoon).

Status: 

Completed

Time Period: 

Short-Term