D1790/001/01 - Records from a study into dispersal behaviour in dung beetles

Subject Insects/Coleoptera
Abstract Records accumalated over the course of a study into dispersal among dung beetles in the genus Aphodius. Fieldwork included the survey of propective sites, the collection of beetles from two sites and the release of these at a separate site where dung-baited traps were installed. Records were produced at each stage, including records of beetles caught in the baited traps (exluding released individuals).  
Species Groups Insect - Beetle (Coleoptera) [32]
Geographic Coverage/Site Name Vice-County: Denbighshire (Vice-County 50)
Geographic Coverage Notes May include sites marginally in Flintshire or Conwy. Most sites situated on the Clwydian Range
Dataset Contact Jack Davies
Date Range 2017
Total Records 32
Restriction Details Standard Restrictions Only
Acknowledgements Jack Davies
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Original Title Records from a study into dispersal behaviour in dung beetles
Temporal Coverage Notes June-September 2017, Mostly August to early September
Purpose Research for undergraduate project (University of Oxford)
Capture Methods Collection in the field
Data Collated by Jack Davies
Data Collected by Jack Davies
Dataset Category Category 04: Dataset awaiting/undergoing assessment as part of the Cofnod Data Verification Process
Dataset Status Dataset Complete
Data Entry Project Completion Date N/A
Date Imported 04/10/2017