cannibalism data.xlsx (16.3 kB)
Data used in Riesch et al. - Resource competition explains rare cannibalism in the wild in livebearing fishes
datasetposted on 10.03.2022, 15:06 by Rudiger RieschRudiger Riesch, Marcio S. Araújo, Stuart Bumgarner, Caitlynn Filla, Laura de Pennafort Dezen, Taylor R. Goins, Darlene Lucion, Amber MakowiczAmber Makowicz, Ryan A. Martin, Sara Pirroni, R. Brian Langerhans
The dataset comprises three different worksheet. Worksheet 1 (body size broad-scale survey) contains the data on the species identity, size and sex of cannibals as well as the number and size of their victims. Worksheet 2 (G. hubbsi Andros blue holes) provides data on population densities, the proportion of juveniles and zooplankton densities for eight low predation blue holes. Worksheet 2 (G. affinis mesocosm experiment) lists the different replicates for the mesocosm experiment along with final densities, cannibalism prevalence, mean growth rate, resource density, and juvenile density for each replicate.