Echolocation Characteristics and Range Detection Threshold of a False Killer Whale (Pseudorca Crassidens)
False killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) are deep-diving, pelagic, toothed whales that inhabit temperate and tropical oceans. Pseudorca prey on squid, large fish, and perhaps even dolphin (Tomich, 1986). They produce many types of sounds, including whistles, frequency-modulated sweeps, and pulses (Busnel and Dziedzic, 1968; Watkins, 1980).
KeywordsFalse Alarm Target Distance Killer Whale Bottlenose Dolphin Correct Detection
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