Nematode Communities of Costa Rica


This data set describes nematode communities within the tropical rainforest of Costa Rica.

Dataset Location: Dryad

Site Location: La Selva Biological Research Station, Costa Rica (10o 26' N, 83o 59' W)

Sites Georefferenced: No

Methods: Species were identified using molecular operational taxonomic units measured by an 18S ribosomal barcode

Data Collected: species richness, genetic sequences

Citation: Powers TO, Neher DA, Mullin P, Esquivel A, Giblin-Davis RM, Kanzaki N, Stock PP, Mora MM, Uribe-Lorio L (2009) Data from: Tropical nematode diversity: vertical stratification of nematode communities in a Costa Rican humid lowland rainforest. Dryad Digital Repository. doi:10.5061/dryad.jq989

Available via EcoData Retriever: No

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