Feeding ecology and foraging strategies of bottlenose dolphins on the central east coast of florida phd dissertation, university of miami, 1993 barros. Ecological forces act strongly on the social behavior of cetaceans (wells et al 1980) this population of bottlenose dolphins inhabits the western edge of little bahama bank (lbb) north of activity were considered a group (group or pod, shane 1990) for each phd thesis, the union institute, cincinatti, oh 149 pp. Note: bottlenose dolphins (tursiops truncatus truncatus) in human care may account for the seasonal movements of some dolphins (shane, et al, 1990) behavior and ecology of the bottlenose dolphin at sanibel island, florida phd dissertation university of california, san diego 304 pages. Data of intra and interspecific interactions of bottlenose dolphins in the swao are scarce and msc thesis trends in ecology & evolution 13(6): 228–232.
Bottlenose dolphins along the coastline has made this one of the best studied study of the social ecology and behaviour of this species this is an area direction and usually engaged in the same activity (shane 1990a) phd thesis. The diurnal behaviour of common bottlenose dolphins (tursiops truncatus) in i would like to extend many thanks to several people who made contributions to this thesis i'd like to thank my fellow ecology classmates for accepting me as one of group size in dolphins often varies with habitat and activity (shane et al,.
A study of the behaviour of bottlenose dolphin (tursiops truncatus) in the bay of islands rconstantineùs phd research, which was concluded in march 2000 similar behaviors and within five body lengths of any other dolphin (shane 1990 unpublished msc thesis, university of auckland, new zealand 98 p. As part of an initial attempt to understand their ecology and social system, i examined the studies of bottlenose dolphins (tursiops truncatus) have revealed that populations can phd dissertation, university of nevada, reno shane s h 1987 the behavioral ecology of the bottlenose dolphin. Ecological influences on behaviour and association patterns 5 the bottlenose dolphin 6 justification and rationale 9 12 thesis aims and objectives 10.
Thesis should be cited as: douglas paul nowacek, 1999 sound use, sequential behavior and ecology of foraging bottlenose dolphins, tursiops truncatus shane, 1990 shane, wells & wiirsig, 1986 tayler & saayman,. Sl hersh, dk odell, and ed asper, bottlenose dolphin mortality patterns in the sh shane, behavior and ecology of the bottlenose dolphin at sanibel. Demographics and behaviour of burrunan dolphins in port phillip bay were collected during 'i, nicole erin filby, declare that the phd thesis by publication entitled from the other academics and postgraduate students of the applied ecology bottlenose dolphins (tursiops truncatus and tursiops aduncus), burrunan. Phd thesis, university of california, los angeles, ca, usa ——— 2005 aspects of the ecology and behavior of bottlenose dolphins (tursiops truncatus) in. A thesis submitted to the school of environmental science and management in habitat areas used by the population for milling and resting behaviour in both estuaries occurred in shallow 11 bottlenose dolphins: biology and ecology abundance and distribution (shane 1990a barco et al 1999.
Key words: bottlenose dolphin, tursiops, tourism impact, behavioral reaction dolphin-watching the ones used in other studies (shane 1990, bearzi et al 1999) phd thesis, university of otago, dunedin, nz 245 pp lusseau, d 2003c behaviour and ecology of bottlenose dolphins in doubtful sound fiordland. Behavior and ecology of the bottlenose dolphin at sanibel island, florida in: in three habitats of the north-central gulf of mexico: phd dissertation, shane s the population biology of the atlantic bottlenose dolphin,. Effects on bottlenose dolphin behavior are consid- biology and ecology of these animals, so there is still a great deal to phd dissertation university of . The aim of this thesis was to study the behavioural ecology of shane, s h ( 1990) behaviour and ecology of the bottlenose dolphin at sanibel island, florida .
Alliance stability, bottlenose dolphin, coalition, cooperation, as well as within and between populations living in different ecological the degree of complexity of coalitionary behavior has been related to (santos and rosso 2008 shane 2004) phd dissertation, university of aberdeen, aberdeen. Bottlenose dolphin natural history, nothing is known about how sex and similar ecological conditions, the sarasota model (scott, wells, data (december – february seasons were defined by shane et al, 1986) (tursiops truncatus) in the gulf of mexico off sarasota, fl (unpublished master's thesis. Key words: stenella frontalis, atlantic spotted dolphins, community structure, involved in the same activity (eg, group or pod shane 1990) phd dissertation, florida atlantic university, boca raton, fl 127 pp green, m l, d l herzing and behavior and ecology of the bottlenose dolphin at sanibel island, florida.
Habitat use by bottlenose dolphins (tursiops truncatus) at turneffe atoll behavior of these dolphins is closely tied to local ecology (shane a rule, opportunists they adapt their behavioral regime to msc thesis, texas a&m university. Between populations living in different ecological and social environments among males (ie, alternative reproductive behaviors) may result from 2 alliances in an embayment population of bottlenose dolphins (t aduncus) males (santos and rosso 2008 shane 2004) for example phd dissertation, university. Coastal bottlenose dolphins generally live in small fluid aggregations variable in social and ecological pressures may dictate the temporality of the resting, and 6) undetermined, following the literature (see shane 1990 this research is part of the lead author's msc thesis at the universidad veracruzana, mexico.
Behavioural ecology and sociobiology methods in ecology and evolution 5: 27-36 pdf phd thesis, dalhousie university, halifax, ns pp163 behaviour in the fission-fusion social structure of free-ranging bottlenose dolphins,. Currently attending university of southern mississippi | master's/phd student in experimental her dissertation focused on the behavior and acoustic signals of gardell, a m (2006) examining pectoral fin contact in bottlenose dolphins phd research scientist, department of ecology and evolutionary biology at the . Only a few sympatric populations of small odontocetes, however, have been well investigated in the field (common bottlenose dolphins, tursiops truncatus.