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  1. Humphries, NE; Simpson, SJ; Wearmouth, VJ; Sims, DW. 2016 Two’s company, three’s a crowd: fine-scale habitat partitioning by depth among sympatric species of marine mesopredator. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 561. 173-187. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps11937

  2. Lea, JSE; Humphries, NE; von Brandis, RG; Clarke, CR; Sims, DW. 2016 Acoustic telemetry and network analysis reveal the space use of multiple reef predators and enhance marine protected area design. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 283 (1834). 20160717. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2016.0717

  3. Sousa, LL; Xavier, R; Costa, V; Humphries, NE; Trueman, C; Rosa, R; Sims, DW; Queiroz, N. 2016 DNA barcoding identifies a cosmopolitan diet in the ocean sunfish. Scientific Reports, 6. 28762. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep28762

  4. Sousa, LL; Queiroz, N; Mucientes, G; Humphries, NE; Sims, DW. 2016 Environmental influence on the seasonal movements of satellite-tracked ocean sunfish Mola mola in the north-east Atlantic. Animal Biotelemetry, 4 (1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s40317-016-0099-2

  5. Humphries, NE. 2015 Why Lévy Foraging does not need to be ‘unshackled’ from Optimal Foraging Theory. Physics of Life Reviews, 14. 102-104. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.plrev.2015.05.001

  6. Humphries, NE; Schaefer, KM; Fuller, DW; Phillips, GEM; Wilding, C; Sims, DW. 2016 Scale-dependent to scale-free: daily behavioural switching and optimized searching in a marine predator. Animal Behaviour, 113. 189-201. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2015.12.029

  7. Humphries, NE; Weimerskirch, H; Sims, DW; Freckleton, R. 2013 A new approach for objective identification of turns and steps in organism movement data relevant to random walk modelling. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. n/a-n/a. https://doi.org/10.1111/2041-210x.12096

  8. Humphries, NE; Sims, DW. 2014 Optimal foraging strategies: Lévy walks balance searching and patch exploitation under a very broad range of conditions. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 358. 179-193. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2014.05.032

  9. Humphries, NE; Weimerskirch, H; Queiroz, N; Southall, EJ; Sims, DW. 2012 Foraging success of biological Levy flights recorded in situ. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109 (19). 7169-7174. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1121201109

  10. Humphries, NE; Queiroz, N; Dyer, JRM; Pade, NG; Musyl, MK; Schaefer, KM; Fuller, DW; Brunnschweiler, JM; Doyle, TK; Houghton, JDR; Hays, GC; Jones, CS; Noble, LR; Wearmouth, VJ; Southall, EJ; Sims, DW. 2010 Environmental context explains Lévy and Brownian movement patterns of marine predators. Nature, 465 (7301). 1066-1069. https://doi.org/10.1038/nature09116