Data from: Kinship and association in a highly social apex predator population, killer whales at Marion Island

Reisinger RR, Beukes (née Janse van Rensburg) C, Hoelzel AR, de Bruyn PJN

Date Published: February 7, 2017

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.jg57k

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Title Individual photographic identification data of killer whales at Marion Island
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Description The file contains individual photographic identification data for killer whales observed at Marion Island, 2006-2013. Each row in the file represents a sighting of a group of killer whales. "Date" is the date and time (UTC +03:00) of the sighting, "Site" is a code representing the locality of the sighting and "IDs" contains the alphanumeric individual IDs of all animals in the group (IDs are separated by spaces). For further methodological details see Reisinger et al. (2011) http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/ab00340.
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Title Genotype data of killer whales sampled at Marion Island
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Description This file contains genotype data for 20 killer whales biopsy sampled at Marion Island, 2011-2013. Individuals were genotyped at 12 microsatellite loci. Individuals, identified by the column "Individual ID", are represented in rows, with loci represented in the columns 4-27. The sex (column "Sex") and age class (column "Class") of each individual is given as male ("M"), female ("F") or unknown ("U") and adult ("A") or juvenile ("J"), respectively.
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Reisinger RR, Beukes (née Janse van Rensburg) C, Hoelzel AR, de Bruyn PN (2017) Kinship and association in a highly social apex predator population, killer whales at Marion Island. Behavioral Ecology 28(3): 750–759. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arx034

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Reisinger RR, Beukes (née Janse van Rensburg) C, Hoelzel AR, de Bruyn PJN (2017) Data from: Kinship and association in a highly social apex predator population, killer whales at Marion Island. Dryad Digital Repository. https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.jg57k
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