Marine Mammal Science

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Edited By: Daryl J. Boness

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 33/152 (Zoology); 38/102 (Marine & Freshwater Biology)

Online ISSN: 1748-7692

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  1. Articles

    1. A comparison of survey and focal follow methods for estimating individual activity budgets of cetaceans

      Caitlin Karniski, Eric M. Patterson, Ewa Krzyszczyk, Vivienne Foroughirad, Margaret A. Stanton and Janet Mann

      Article first published online: 16 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12198

    2. Geographic variation in the time-frequency characteristics of high-frequency whistles produced by killer whales (Orcinus orca)

      Filipa I. P. Samarra, Patrick J. O. Miller, Volker B. Deecke and Anne E. Simonis

      Article first published online: 11 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12195

  2. Notes

    1. Brown adipose tissue expresses uncoupling protein 1 in newborn harbor seals (Phoca vitulina)

      Yuta Sakurai, Yuko Okamatsu-Ogura, Masayuki Saito, Kazuhiro Kimura, Ryo Nakao, Aiko Ohnuma and Mari Kobayashi

      Article first published online: 7 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12193

  3. Articles

    1. Pulsed signal properties of free-ranging bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the central Mediterranean Sea

      Giuseppa Buscaino, Gaspare Buffa, Francesco Filiciotto, Vincenzo Maccarrone, Vincenzo Di Stefano, Maria Ceraulo, Salvatore Mazzola and Giuseppe Alonge

      Article first published online: 7 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12194

  4. Notes

    1. Seasonal blubber testosterone concentrations of male humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae)

      Elizabeth T. Vu, Casey Clark, Krista Catelani, Nicholas M. Kellar and John Calambokidis

      Article first published online: 4 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12191

  5. Articles

    1. Population status and habitat occupancy of endangered river dolphins in the Karnali River system of Nepal during low water season

      Shambhu Paudel, Yajna Prasad Timilsina, Jennifer Lewis, Tom Ingersoll and Shant Raj Jnawali

      Article first published online: 4 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12192

  6. Notes

    1. Trophic niche overlap between sympatric resident and transient populations of bottlenose dolphins in the Humboldt Current System off north-central Chile

      Macarena Santos-Carvallo, María José Pérez-Alvarez, Verónica Muniain, Rodrigo Moraga, Doris Oliva and Maritza Sepúlveda

      Article first published online: 3 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12185

  7. Articles

    1. Identifying a reliable blubber measurement site to assess body condition in a marine mammal with topographically variable blubber, the Pacific walrus

      Shawn R. Noren, Mark S. Udevitz, Lisa Triggs, Jessa Paschke, Lisa Oland and Chadwick V. Jay

      Article first published online: 3 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12186

  8. Notes

    1. Two new theoretical roles of the laryngeal sac of humpback whales

      Nadège Gandilhon, Olivier Adam, Dorian Cazau, Jeffery T. Laitman and Joy S. Reidenberg

      Article first published online: 1 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12187

    2. Evaluating the potential disturbance from dolphin watching in Lovina, north Bali, Indonesia

      Putu Liza Kusuma Mustika, Alastair Birtles, Yvette Everingham and Helene Marsh

      Article first published online: 1 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12188

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      North Pacific right whales (Eubalaena japonica) recorded in the northeastern Pacific Ocean in 2013

      Ana Širović, Sarah C. Johnson, Lauren K. Roche, Leah M. Varga, Sean M. Wiggins and John A. Hildebrand

      Article first published online: 1 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12189

  9. Articles

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      Whale killers: Prevalence and ecological implications of killer whale predation on humpback whale calves off Western Australia

      Robert L. Pitman, John A. Totterdell, Holly Fearnbach, Lisa T. Ballance, John W. Durban and Hans Kemps

      Article first published online: 27 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12182

    2. Yangtze finless porpoises along the main channel of Poyang Lake, China: Implications for conservation

      Lijun Dong, Ding Wang, Kexiong Wang, Songhai li, Zhigang Mei, Shiyong Wang, Tomonari Akamatsu and Satoko Kimura

      Article first published online: 27 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12181

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    1. Dedicated beach surveys along the central Washington coast reveal a high proportion of unreported marine mammal strandings

      Jessica L. Huggins, Josh Oliver, Dyanna M. Lambourn, John Calambokidis, Bethany Diehl and Steven Jeffries

      Article first published online: 27 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12184

    2. Do larger tag packages alter diving behavior in harbor porpoises?

      Alba Solsona Berga, Andrew J. Wright, Anders Galatius, Signe Sveegaard and Jonas Teilmann

      Article first published online: 27 NOV 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12179

  11. Articles

    1. False killer whales and fisheries interactions in Hawaiian waters: Evidence for sex bias and variation among populations and social groups

      Robin W. Baird, Sabre D. Mahaffy, Antoinette M. Gorgone, Tori Cullins, Dan J. McSweeney, Erin M. Oleson, Amanda L. Bradford, Jay Barlow and Daniel L. Webster

      Article first published online: 19 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12177

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  13. Articles

    1. Seasonal occurrence of southeast Pacific blue whale songs in southern Chile and the eastern tropical Pacific

      Susannah J. Buchan, Kathleen M. Stafford and Rodrigo Hucke-Gaete

      Article first published online: 13 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12173

    2. High calf mortality in bottlenose dolphins in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand–a local unit in decline

      Gabriela Tezanos-Pinto, Rochelle Constantine, Fabiana Mourão, Joanne Berghan and C. Scott Baker

      Article first published online: 13 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12174

  14. Notes

    1. Sexual dimorphism and morphometric relationships in pelvic bones of Commerson's dolphins (Cephalorhynchus c. commersonii) from Tierra del Fuego, Argentina

      Iris Cáceres-Saez, Natalia A. Dellabianca, Lida E. Pimper, Federico Pereyra-Bonnet, Guillermo Hernán Cassini and R. Natalie P. Goodall

      Article first published online: 1 OCT 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12172

  15. Articles

    1. The effects of vessel approaches on the New Zealand fur seal (Arctocephalus forsteri) in the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

      Mary Cowling, Roger Kirkwood, Laura Boren, Duncan Sutherland and Carol Scarpaci

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12171

  16. Notes

    1. Observations of antipredator tactics among pantropical spotted dolphins (Stenella attenuata) attacked by smooth hammerhead sharks (Sphyrna zygaena)

      Federico Sucunza, Eliza Doria, Luiz C. P. de S. Alves, Jonatas H. F. do Prado, Emanuel Ferreira, Artur Andriolo and Daniel Danilewicz

      Article first published online: 22 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12169

  17. Articles

    1. Mating ecology of beluga (Delphinapterus leucas) and narwhal (Monodon monoceros) as estimated by reproductive tract metrics

      Trish C. Kelley, Robert E. A. Stewart, David J. Yurkowski, Anna Ryan and Steven H. Ferguson

      Article first published online: 18 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12165

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    3. Rapid recovery of Dutch gray seal colonies fueled by immigration

      Sophie M. J. M. Brasseur, Tamara D. van Polanen Petel, Tim Gerrodette, Erik H.W.G. Meesters, Peter J. H. Reijnders and Geert Aarts

      Article first published online: 2 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12160

  18. Notes

    1. Sulfur isotopes show importance of freshwater primary production for Florida manatees

      Stephen E. MacAvoy, Vince Bacalan, Mary Kazantseva, Jon Rhodes and Kiho Kim

      Article first published online: 2 SEP 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12166

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  20. Notes

    1. Intestinal lactase activity in southern right whale calves (Eubalaena australis)

      Kevin D. Kohl, Carina F. Marón, Andrea Chirife, Matías Di Martino, M. Denise Dearing and Victoria J. Rowntree

      Article first published online: 30 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12155

  21. Articles

    1. Habitat and resource partitioning among Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins in Moreton Bay, Australia

      Ina C. Ansmann, Janet M. Lanyon, Jennifer M. Seddon and Guido J. Parra

      Article first published online: 29 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12153

    2. Taking the sting out of darting: Risks, restraint drugs and procedures for the chemical restraint of Southern Hemisphere otariids

      Alastair M. M. Baylis, Brad Page, Iain Staniland, John P. Y. Arnould and Jane McKenzie

      Article first published online: 24 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12148

    3. Effects of wildfire on sea otter (Enhydra lutris) gene transcript profiles

      Lizabeth Bowen, A. Keith Miles, Crystal A. Kolden, Justin A. Saarinen, James L. Bodkin, Michael J. Murray and M. Tim Tinker

      Article first published online: 24 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12151

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  23. Articles

    1. Trends in bowhead whales in West Greenland: Aerial surveys vs. genetic capture-recapture analyses

      Silje L. Rekdal, Rikke Guldborg Hansen, David Borchers, Lutz Bachmann, Kristin L. Laidre, Øystein Wiig, Nynne Hjort Nielsen, Sabrina Fossette, Outi Tervo and Mads Peter Heide-Jørgensen

      Article first published online: 24 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12150

  24. Notes

    1. Precocial development within the tympanoperiotic complex in cetaceans

      Winston C. Lancaster, William J. Ary, Petr Krysl and Ted W. Cranford

      Article first published online: 26 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12145

  25. Articles

    1. Foraging habits in a generalist predator: Sex and age influence habitat selection and resource use among bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)

      Sam Rossman, Elizabeth Berens McCabe, Nélio B. Barros, Hasand Gandhi, Peggy H. Ostrom, Craig A. Stricker and Randall S. Wells

      Article first published online: 30 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12143

  26. Notes

    1. Carcass-recovery rates for resident bottlenose dolphins in Sarasota Bay, Florida

      Randall S. Wells, Jason B. Allen, Gretchen Lovewell, Jay Gorzelany, Ruth E. Delynn, Deborah A. Fauquier and Nélio B. Barros

      Article first published online: 26 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12142

  27. Reviews

    1. Recommendations for photo-identification methods used in capture-recapture models with cetaceans

      Kim Urian, Antoinette Gorgone, Andrew Read, Brian Balmer, Randall S. Wells, Per Berggren, John Durban, Tomoharu Eguchi, William Rayment and Philip S. Hammond

      Article first published online: 14 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12141

  28. Articles

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      Natural and human effects on harbor seal abundance and spatial distribution in an Alaskan glacial fjord

      John K. Jansen, Peter L. Boveng, Jay M. Ver Hoef, Shawn P. Dahle and John L. Bengtson

      Article first published online: 14 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12140

    2. Species identification and likely catch time period of whale bones from South Georgia

      Angela L. Sremba, Anthony R. Martin and C. Scott Baker

      Article first published online: 30 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12139

    3. Population size and migratory connectivity of humpback whales wintering in Las Perlas Archipelago, Panama

      Hector M. Guzman, Richard Condit, Betzi Pérez-Ortega, Juan J. Capella and Peter T. Stevick

      Article first published online: 29 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12136

    4. Survival and abundance of short-finned pilot whales in the archipelago of Madeira, NE Atlantic

      Filipe Alves, Ana Dinis, Cátia Nicolau, Cláudia Ribeiro, Manfred Kaufmann, Caterina Fortuna and Luís Freitas

      Article first published online: 29 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12137

  29. Notes

    1. Feeding performance by sympatric blue and fin whales exploiting a common prey resource

      Ari S. Friedlaender, Jeremy A. Goldbogen, Elliott L. Hazen, John Calambokidis and Brandon L. Southall

      Article first published online: 29 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12134

  30. Articles

    1. Diet composition and seasonal feeding patterns of a freshwater ringed seal (Pusa hispida saimensis)

      Miina Auttila, Tuula Sinisalo, Mia Valtonen, Marja Niemi, Markku Viljanen, Mika Kurkilahti and Mervi Kunnasranta

      Article first published online: 28 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12133

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