[MARMAM] territorial behaviour of bottlenose dolphins
Nienke Van Geel
Nienke.VanGeel at sams.ac.uk
Mon Jan 7 08:16:41 PST 2013
Happy New Year!
Is anyone aware of (aggressive) behaviour of bottlenose dolphins against conspecifics or other species which can be classified as territorial behaviour.
The only article I found is: Felix, F. (2001) Escorting behaviour: A territorial manifestation in wild bottlenose dolphins? Estud. Oceanol. 20: 67-70.
I would really appreciate any information on this, either published or from anecdotal cases.
Nienke van Geel
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