Marine Mammal Science

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Edited By: Daryl J. Boness

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 33/153 (Zoology); 38/103 (Marine & Freshwater Biology)

Online ISSN: 1748-7692


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  1. Articles

    1. Status, population trend and genetic structure of South American fur seals, Arctocephalus australis, in southwestern Atlantic waters

      Enrique A. Crespo, Adrián C. M. Schiavini, Néstor A. García, Valentina Franco-Trecu, R. Natalie P. Goodall, Diego Rodríguez, João Stenghel Morgante and Larissa Rosa de Oliveira

      Article first published online: 9 JAN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12199

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    1. Song sharing and diversity in the Bering-Chukchi-Beaufort population of bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus), spring 2011

      Hansen D. Johnson, Kathleen M. Stafford, J. Craig George, William G. Ambrose Jr. and Christopher W. Clark

      Article first published online: 30 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12196

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    1. Postharvesting population dynamics of the South American sea lion (Otaria byronia) in the southwestern Atlantic

      Valentina Franco-Trecu, Massimiliano Drago, Claudia Baladán, Mateo D. García-Olazábal, Enrique A. Crespo, Luis Cardona and Pablo Inchausti

      Article first published online: 22 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12197

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      Occurrence and social structure of Baird's beaked whales, Berardius bairdii, in the Commander Islands, Russia

      Ivan D. Fedutin, Olga A. Filatova, Evgeny G. Mamaev, Alexandr M. Burdin and Erich Hoyt

      Article first published online: 22 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12204

    3. Variations in heart rate and rhythm of harbor seal pups during rehabilitation

      Sonja Fonfara, Domingo Casamian-Sorrosal, Janne Sundermeyer and Tanja Rosenberger

      Article first published online: 22 DEC 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/mms.12201

    4. 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

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    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

  7. 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

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    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

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      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

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    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

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    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

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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

  15. 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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  17. Articles

    1. 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

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      Vol. 31, Issue 1, 404, Article first published online: 22 DEC 2014

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    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

  19. 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

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    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

  21. 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

    2. 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

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    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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