Bat data of the exploratory region in Finland

Usage Rights

This data is Free within projects.

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Dataset Abstract

This dataset contains the bat communities sampled from the Finnish region

Dataset Design

Bat communities were sampled with automatic ultrasound bat detector system (Sound Meter SM2Bat, Wildlife acoustics) fitted with multidirectional microphones (SMX-US weatherproof ultrasonic microphone, Wildlife acoustics). Detectors were calibrated to detect all bat calls and programmed to record from one hour before sunset to one hour after sunrise.

Spatial Extent

Finland

Temporal Extent

Spring 2012

Taxonomic Extent

Chiroptera

Measurement Circumstances

Samplings were realized without rain or strong rain.

Data columns available in the raw data part of this dataset

Plotid
Plotid
Data group: Exploratory plot id
Values
FIN05
FIN03
FIN01
FIN02
FIN04
Date
Survey Date
Data group: Sampling Date
Values
2012-06-08
2012-06-07
2012-06-05
2012-06-06
2012-06-09
Time
Time of calls
Unit: hour:minute
Data group: Time of calls
Values
1899-12-30 00:00:00
1899-12-30 00:01:00
1899-12-30 00:04:00
1899-12-30 00:02:00
1899-12-30 00:03:00
Species
Scientific name of bat species
Data group: Bat species
Values
NA
Myotis HF
Eptesicus nilssonii
Chiroptera Spp
Calls
Number of calls in the recorded sequence
Data group: Calls number
Values
0
10
102
100
101
Buzzes
Number of prey catch attempt in the recorded sequence
Data group: Buzzes number
Values
1
0