Gut content analysis (Chapter 2)

<p>Guts contents of the four species targeted for isotope analysis (Stable isotope analysis) plus other common pelagic and omnivorous fishes (Caranx hippos, Caranx latus, Diapterus auratus, Lutjanus jocu, Micropogonias furnieri, Opisthonema oglinum, Pomadasys crocro, Scomberomorus regalis, Selene vomer, Sphyraena barracuda, Strongylura timucu) were analyzed to determine the contribution of freshwater shrimps to fish diet.</p>

Number of Records: 

339

Date Range: 

2004-06-01 to 2004-08-01

Download: 

Order: 

3

Variables

Variables: 

Isotope_number
  • Label: Isotope Identifier
  • Definition: The identifier given to all fish to link that fish to the muscle sample run for isotope analysis and their gut contents
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Part
  • Label: Part of the organism
  • Definition: The part of the organism sampled, such as "stomach", "intestine".
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Date
  • Label: Date
  • Definition: Date of collection of individual plant (in mm/dd/yy). No data are missing in this field.
  • Type: Date/time
  • Date format: mm/dd/yyyy
  • Missing values: None specified
Food_Item
  • Label: Food item found
  • Definition: The food item found inside the organism digestive system, such as "Bivalves","Gastropods","Nematods","insect larvae","unidentified","Vascular Plant", etc
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Number_of_Individuals
  • Label: Number of Individuals
  • Definition: The Number of Individuals counted
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Squares_Covered
  • Label: Squares Covered
  • Definition: The squares covered during the sampling
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Comments
  • Label: Comments at the field
  • Definition: Comments annotated by observer at the field.
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified

Vertical Tabs

Header lines: 

1

Orientation: 

Column

Field delimiter: 

,

Record delimiter: 

\r\n

Methods: 

<p>Sampling Description:</p><p>Array</p>