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Survival of prairie dogs (Cynomys spp.) challenged with Yersina pestis (plague)

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2001-05-01
End Date
2011-09-01

Citation

Rocke, T.E., and Russell, R.E., 2019, Survival of prairie dogs (Cynomys spp.) challenged with Yersina pestis (plague): U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9AZREUM.

Summary

These data represent the number of days a prairie dog survived after challenge with highly virulent Yeresinia pestis.

Contacts

Point of Contact :
Robin E Russell
Originator :
Tonie E Rocke, Robin E Russell
Metadata Contact :
Robin E Russell
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
SDC Data Owner :
National Wildlife Health Center
USGS Mission Area :
Ecosystems

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PrairieDogSurvival.csv 11.53 KB
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Purpose

The data were collected to serve as controls for vaccinated animals also challenged with Yersina pestis.

Communities

  • National Wildlife Health Center

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/P9AZREUM

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