Table 1

Habitats of C. elegans and C. briggsae in temperate regions of France

Location name and landscape type

Coordinates (latit., longit.)

Substrates

(proportion of Caenorhabditis positive)

Species


Orsay orchard

48.702, 2.172

Apples, pears; rhubarb stems

Cel + Cbr


Orsay pond side

48.701, 2.180

Petasites stems

Cel + Cbr


Ivry-sur-Seine city garden with pond

48.809, 2.386

Petasites stems (68%, n = 28); snails, slugs

Cel + Cbr


Le Blanc garden

46.629, 1.059

Compost; fruits (apples, pears, plums, tomatoes, peaches); snails

Cel + Cbr


Le Blanc wood

46.639, 1.051

Arum stems, acorns, walnut skins

Cel


Santeuil orchards

49.126, 1.962

Apples, grapes; slugs, snails

Cel + Cbr


Santeuil wood along small stream

49.121, 1.951

Petasites, Heracleum, Symphytum, etc. stems; snails

Cel + Cbr


Plougasnou-Primel garden

48.709, -3.813

Compost; fruits; snails; Arum stems

Cel


Plougasnou coastal heath

48.705, -3,795

Arum, Heracleum, Pteridium stems; Tamus leaves/stem; sloe fruits

Cel


This table includes the locations that were repeatedly sampled over several years. Cbr, C. briggsae; Ce, C. elegans; latit., latitude; longit., longitude; n, number.

FĂ©lix and Duveau BMC Biology 2012 10:59   doi:10.1186/1741-7007-10-59

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