Inferential and visual analysis of ethogram data using multivariate techniques

Stafford, Richard and Goodenough, Anne E and Slater, Kathy and Carpenter, William and Collins, Laura and Cruickshank, Heather and Downing, Sarah and Hall, Sally and McDonald, Katie and McDonnell, Heather and Overs, Bryony and Spiers, Lizzie and Stetter, Mark and Zitzer, Heike and Hart, Adam G (2011) Inferential and visual analysis of ethogram data using multivariate techniques. Animal Behaviour, 83 (2). pp. 563-569. ISSN 00033472

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We develop a statistical procedure for multivariate analysis of ethogram data. We demonstrate the procedure on crab, elephant, dog and tiger ethograms. We show it is biologically meaningful and visually intuitive. We provide a sample dataset and R code for the technique.

Item Type: Article
Article Type: Article
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
Q Science > QH Natural history > QH301 Biology
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Natural & Social Sciences > Environmental Sciences
Research Priority Areas: Environmental Dynamics & Governance
Depositing User: Anne Goodenough
Date Deposited: 04 May 2016 08:50
Last Modified: 23 Jun 2016 23:05

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