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Table 2 Dive cycle phase, likelihood of recording other seals, and their orientations

From: Images as proximity sensors: the incidence of conspecific foraging in Antarctic fur seals

  All images Light images Other seals Proportion (% seals vs. light images) Orientation
Same Perpendicular Towards
Dive descent 6012 1478 4 0.3 0 2 2
Dive bottom 21,591 3109 66 2.1 9 54 3
Dive ascent 10,171 2975 49 1.6 34 6 9
Surface 299 130 2 1.5 0 2 0
n      43 64 14
  1. Proportion of other seals observed is given relative to the number of light images (using TDR light >150 as a proxy for detectability of other seals). Orientations of observed seals are shown relative to the instrumented seal