Ecological Archives E090-064-A5

Yannis P. Papastamatiou, Christopher G. Lowe, Jennifer E. Caselle, and Alan M. Friedlander. 2009. Scale-dependent effects of habitat on movements and path structure of reef sharks at a predator-dominated atoll. Ecology 90:996–1008.

Appendix E (Table E1). Table showing details of blacktip reef sharks actively tracked at Palmyra Atoll. Tagging location indicates reef flat where sharks were tagged. Sharks were either fed transmitters or had them surgically implanted.

Shark #

TL (cm)

Sex

Hours tracked

Days tracked

Month

Tagging location

Tagging method

1

80

-

24

1

Feb 05

Banjos

Fed

2

70

-

48

4

July 05

Banjos

Fed

3

110

-

9

1

July 05

Banjos

Fed

4

110

-

48

4

Mar 06

Banjos

Fed

5

95

-

8

1

Mar 06

Banjos

Fed

6

100

-

7

1

Mar 06

Nursery

Fed

7

65

-

6

2

Mar 06

Nursery

Fed

8

120

-

10

1

Nov 06

Banjos

Fed

9

107

M

72

10

Nov 06

Banjos

Implant

10

108

M

4

1

Nov 06

Nursery

Implant

11

110

-

17

2

Nov 06

Banjos

Fed

12

80

-

24

3

Nov 06

Banjos

Fed

13

125

F

48

4

May 07

Channel

Implant

14

110

F

10

7

Sept 07

Channel

Implant


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