Jessica F. Stephenson, Cock Van Oosterhout, Ryan S. Mohammed, and Joanne Cable. 2015. Parasites of Trinidadian guppies: evidence for sex- and age-specific trait-mediated indirect effects of predators. Ecology 96:489498. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/14-0495.1


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Data and R script files for the analysis of parasite distribution among Trinidadian guppy populations.
Ecological Archives E096-050-S1.

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Author(s)

Jessica F. Stephenson
School of Biosciences
Cardiff University
Cardiff, United Kingdom
E-mail: stephensonjf@cardiff.ac.uk

Cock van Oosterhout
School of Environmental Sciences
Cardiff University
Cardiff, United Kingdom

Ryan S. Mohammed
Department of Life Sciences
The University of the West Indies
St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
E-mail: ryansmohammed.ses@gmail.com

Joanne Cable
School of Biosciences
Cardiff University
Cardiff, United Kingdom


File list

Trini_data_analysis.R (MD5: 99b589044060d4c16baba6fc32d8781d)    This is an R script file containing the code for the analysis presented in the paper.

Trini_data.csv (MD5: be7932bc511ace2a80c82e84324e42d0)    This is a .csv file containing all of the data used in the analysis presented in the paper. Below is a table explaining what each of the columns refers to.

Description

Column Heading

Description

drainage

The name of the drainage

course

The section of the river: Upper, Mid, Lower or the Pitch Lake ('Lake').

river

The name of the river.

site

The number of the site (nested in course, nested in river, nested in drainage)

year

The year of the sample

class

Host class – male, female or juvenile

wgt

Fish weight (g)

gyro

Gyrodactylus spp. count

presG

Presence/absence of Gyrodactylus

richness.w.gyro

Number of symbiont taxa present on that fish, including Gyrodactylus spp.

richness.no.gyro

Number of symbiont taxa present on that fish, excluding Gyrodactylus spp.

prestrich

Presence/absence of Trichodina spp.

presWS

Presence/absence of white spot, Ichthyophthirius spp.

presApio

Presence/absence of Apiosoma spp.

presfung

Presence/absence of fungal infection

presDig

Presence/absence of digenean metacercariae

presCN

Presence/absence of Camallanus spp.