VegBank Data Dictionary

Table (DB Name)coverIndex
TableCover Index
Field Cover Percent
DB Field Name coverPercent
Req'd? required
Data Type Float
Misc Flag n/a
List? no
Definition A middle value (usually mean or geometric mean) between the upperLimit and lowerLimt stored by the database for each taxon observation and used for all coverclass conversions and interpretations. This is assigned by the author of the cover class schema.