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Australian Fur Seals (Arctocephalus pusillus doriferus) Use Raptorial Biting and Suction Feeding When Targeting Prey in Different Foraging Scenarios

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Biting versus suction as initial prey capture tactic when encountering prey in different ways.

Number events where biting (Bi) or suction (Su) was the initial prey capture tactic when prey was presented as part of a scatter feed or when using the mobile ball or static box feeding device. Data were recorded for each prey item except where the capture tactic was unclear from the video playback.

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