Individual recognition in wild bottlenose dolphins: a field test using playback experiments.

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We conducted playback experiments with wild bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops truncatus, to determine whether there is sufficient information in their individually distinctive signature whistles for individual recognition. We conducted experiments with members of a resident community of dolphins in waters near Sarasota, Florida, during temporary capture-release… (More)

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@article{Sayigh1999IndividualRI, title={Individual recognition in wild bottlenose dolphins: a field test using playback experiments.}, author={Sayigh and Tyack and W M Wells and Solow and Scott and Irvine}, journal={Animal behaviour}, year={1999}, volume={57 1}, pages={41-50} }