Jellyfish and other gelata as food for four penguin species – insights from predator‐borne videos

  title={Jellyfish and other gelata as food for four penguin species – insights from predator‐borne videos},
  author={Jean-Baptiste Thiebot and John P. Y. Arnould and Agustina G{\'o}mez‐Laich and Kentaro Ito and Akiko Kato and Thomas Mattern and Hiromichi Mitamura and Takuji Noda and Timoth{\'e}e A. Poupart and Flavio Quintana and Thierry Raclot and Yan Ropert‐Coudert and Juan Emilio Sala and Philip J. Seddon and G. J. Sutton and Ken Yoda and Akinori Takahashi},
  journal={Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment},
Jellyfish and other pelagic gelatinous organisms (“gelata”) are increasingly perceived as an important component of marine food webs but remain poorly understood. Their importance as prey in the oceans is extremely difficult to quantify due in part to methodological challenges in verifying predation on gelatinous structures. Miniaturized animal-borne video data loggers now enable feeding events to be monitored from a predator's perspective. We gathered a substantial video dataset (over 350… 

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