Limnetic Stickleback

Data Sheet 5

Association between stickleback form and nest cover in Paxton Lake

(McPhail 1994)



Form: Cover (ranked):
1 2 3 4 #
Benthic 2 12 16 20 50
Limnetic 62 36 28 5 131



             Note:   Cover at nest is ranked as follows:
             1 - nest completely exposed
             2 - sparse cover at nest
             3 - moderate cover at nest
             4 - nest completely hidden by vegetation



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