John P. DeLong and David A. Vasseur. 2012. A dynamic explanation of size-density scaling in carnivores. Ecology 93:470–476.


Supplement

Digitized data for the functional response of five mammalian carnivores preying on mammals.
Ecological Archives E093-044-S1.

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Author(s)

John P. DeLong
Yale University
Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
New Haven, CT 06520
USA
Email: john.delong@yale.edu

David A. Vasseur
Yale University
Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
New Haven, CT 06520
USA


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data.txt (md5: f0a0210e8d4c2774c5e13b6f2e64e84f)

Description

The data.txt file is a tab-delimited file. It contains raw data on foraging rates and prey density. For citations see Appendix B.

Column definitions

  1. Species
  2. Source, indexed in Appendix B.
  3. Prey density (individuals / ha)
  4. Predator kill rate (kills / day / consumer)