Distribution and habitat partitioning by small odontocetes in the Gully, a submarine canyon on the Scotian Shelf

@article{Gowans1995DistributionAH,
  title={Distribution and habitat partitioning by small odontocetes in the Gully, a submarine canyon on the Scotian Shelf},
  author={Shannon Gowans and H. Whitehead},
  journal={Canadian Journal of Zoology},
  year={1995},
  volume={73},
  pages={1599-1608}
}
In this paper we examine the summer distribution of three species of small odontocetes in the highly productive waters in and near the Gully, a submarine canyon on the edge of the Scotian Shelf. Atlantic white-sided dolphins (Lagenorhynchus acutus) and common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) were not randomly distributed with respect to depth, sea-floor relief, month of sighting, or sea-surface temperature. Long-finned pilot whales (Globicephala melas) were not randomly distributed with respect to… Expand

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