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Table 1 Summary of antagonist species visits to vole mothers’ burrow systems

From: Differential behavioural and endocrine responses of common voles (Microtus arvalis) to nest predators and resource competitors

Treatment animal Replicates in total Number of replicates with visits of treatment individuals Mean visits per replicate
Nest predator 9 7 1.5
Interspecific resource competitor 4 2 2.0
Intraspecific control 7 3 2.0
  1. The number of antagonist visits to the vole burrow was recorded using automatic transponder-reading antennas inserted into tunnel entrances.