Publications

Recent publications


48  (of 48 published available) for Scottish Oceans Institute with keyword Fitness clear keyword filter. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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2019 (12/3)

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Diving behavior and fine-scale kinematics of free-ranging Risso’s dolphins foraging in shallow and deep-water habitats
Patricia Arranz Alonso, Kelly Benoit-Bird, Ari S. Friedlaender, Elliot L. Hazen, Jeremy A. Goldbogen, Alison K. Stimpert, Stacy Lynn De Ruiter, John Calambokidis, Brandon Southall, Andreas Fahlman, Peter Lloyd Tyack 
Keywords: Deep diving odontocete, Foraging energetics, Marine mammal, Grampus griseus, Activity level, Prey value, Central place foraging theory
2018 (12/7)

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Body density of humpback whales (Megaptera novaengliae) in feeding aggregations estimated from hydrodynamic gliding performance
Tomoko Narazaki, Saana Isojunno, Douglas P. Nowacek, Ari S. Friedlaender, Christian Ramp, Sophie Caroline Smout, Kagari Aoki, Volker Bernt Deecke, Katsufumi Sato, Patrick Miller 
2018 (6/12)

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High field metabolic rates of wild harbour porpoises
Laia Rojano-Doñate, Birgitte I. McDonald, Danuta M. Wisniewska, Mark Johnson, Jonas Teilmann, Magnus Wahlberg, Jakob Højer-Kristensen, Peter T. Madsen 
Keywords: Bio-logging, Doubly labelled water, Energetics, Food intake, Phocoena, Respiration
2018 (6/6)

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2017 (5)

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2017 (12)

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Individual, ecological, and anthropogenic influences on activity budgets of long-finned pilot whales
Saana Isojunno, Dinara Sadykova, Stacy Lynn De Ruiter, Charlotte Curé, Fleur Visser, Len Thomas, Patrick Miller, Catriona M Harris 
Keywords: Anthropogenic noise, Activity synchrony, Benthic habitat, Deep diving mammal, DTAG, Ethogram, Globicephala melas, Hidden Markov model, Naval sonar
2017 (10/8)

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Using blubber explants to investigate adipose function in grey seals
Kimberley A. Bennett, Kelly Joanne Robinson, Simon Moss, Sebastian Millward, Ailsa Jane Hall 
2016 (6/10)

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Biological significance of sperm whale responses to sonar: comparison with anti-predator responses
Charlotte Curé, Saana Isojunno, Fleur Visser, Paul Wensveen, Lise D. Sivle, Petter H. Kvadsheim, Frans-Peter A. Lam, Patrick Miller 
Keywords: Sperm whales, Behavioral responses, Naval sonar, Anti-predator responses, Anthropogenic disturbance
2016 (6/6)

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Ultra-high foraging rates of harbor porpoises make them vulnerable to anthropogenic disturbance
Danuta Maria Wisniewska, Mark Johnson, Jonas Teilmann, Laia Rojano-Doñate, Jeanne Shearer, Signe Sveegaard, Lee A. Miller, Ursula Siebert, Peter Teglberg Madsen 
2015 (5)

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Adiponectin and insulin in gray seals during suckling and fasting
J. Hughes, S. Stamatas, S. Brand, N.L. Foster, S.E.W. Moss, Patrick Pomeroy 
Keywords: NERC
2015 (4/11)

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2015 (9)

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Individual seabirds show consistent foraging strategies in response to predictable fisheries discards
Samantha C. Patrick, Stuart Bearhop, Thomas W. Bodey, James Grecian 
2015 (6)

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Neighbouring populations, opposite dynamics
Albert Fernández-Chacón, Meritxell Genovart, David Álvarez, José M Cano, Alfredo Fernandez Ojanguren, Rolando Rodriguez-Muñoz, Alfredo G Nicieza 
Keywords: Size-structured populations, E-SURGE, Habitat heterogeneity, Temperature, Trout
2015 (5)

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Sex allocation theory reveals a hidden cost of neonicotinoid exposure in a parasitoid wasp
Penelope R. Whitehorn, Nicola Cook, Charlotte V. Blackburn, Sophie M. Gill, Jade Green, David Michael Shuker 
Keywords: Systemic insecticide, Beneficial insects, Sex ratio
2014 (27/1)

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Using short-term measures of behaviour to estimate long-term fitness of southern elephant seals.
Leslie Frances New, James Clark, Daniel Costa, Erica Fleishman, Mark Hindell, Tin Klanjšček, David Lusseau, Scott Kraus, Clive McMahon, Patrick Robinson, Robert Schilling Schick, Lisa Schwartz, Samantha Simmons, Len Thomas, Peter Lloyd Tyack, John Harwood 
Keywords: Kalman filter, Mirounga leonina, Population consequences of disturbance , State-space model, Telemetry data
2013

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Blue whales respond to simulated mid-frequency military sonar
Jeremy A. Goldbogen, Brandon L. Southall, Stacy Lynn De Ruiter, John Calambokidis, Ari S. Friedlaender, Elliott L. Hazen, Erin A. Falcone, Gregory S. Schorr, Annie Douglas, David J. Moretti, Chris Kyburg, Megan F. McKenna, Peter Lloyd Tyack 
Keywords: Blue whale, Military sonar, Underwater noise, Sensory ecology, Foraging, Bio-logging
2012 (15/9)

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Fitness consequences of female multiple mating
Sean R Connolly, Mizue Hisano, Maria Dornelas, Anne Magurran 
Keywords: Selection, Fitness, Benefits, Sex ratio, Growth rate, Size at birth, Mate choice, Multiple mating
2012 (7/6)

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Universal scaling rules predict evolutionary patterns of myogenesis in species with indeterminate growth
Ian Alistair Johnston, Bjarni K. Kristjansson, Charles G. M. Paxton, Vera Lucia Almeida Vieira-Johnston, Daniel John MacQueen, Michael A. Bell 
Keywords: Parallel evolution, Dwarfism, Muscle fibres, Threespine stickleback, Arctic charr, Scaling laws
2012 (16/11)

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