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Bytingsvik, Jenny; Lie, Elisabeth; Aars, Jon; Derocher, Andrew E; Wiig, Øystein; Jenssen, Bjørn Munro (2012): (Table 1) Mean age, body measurements, and body condition index of polar bear (Ursus maritimus) mothers and cubs. PANGAEA,, In supplement to: Bytingsvik, J et al. (2012): PCBs and OH-PCBs in polar bear mother-cub pairs: A comparative plasma levels in 1998 and 2008. Science of the Total Environment, 417, 117-128,

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Median Latitude: 77.700000 * Median Longitude: 20.950000 * South-bound Latitude: 77.400000 * West-bound Longitude: 18.000000 * North-bound Latitude: 78.000000 * East-bound Longitude: 23.900000
Date/Time Start: 1998-04-14T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 2008-04-21T00:00:00
Svalb_SEcoast * Latitude: 77.400000 * Longitude: 23.900000 * Location: Svalbard * Device: Biological sample (BIOS)
Svalb_south * Latitude: 78.000000 * Longitude: 18.000000 * Location: Svalbard * Device: Biological sample (BIOS)
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
1Event labelEvent
2Sample typeSamp typeBytingsvik, Jenny
4Ursus maritimusU. maritimus#Bytingsvik, Jennysample amount
5Latitude of eventLatitude
6Latitude, errorLat eBytingsvik, Jenny
7Longitude of eventLongitude
8Longitude, errorLon eBytingsvik, Jenny
9Day of the yearDOYdayBytingsvik, Jennycapture day
10Standard deviationStd dev±Bytingsvik, Jennyday of capture
11Age, relative, number of yearsAgeaBytingsvik, Jenny#0.33 = ~4 months
12Age, standard deviationAge std dev±Bytingsvik, Jenny
13LengthlmmBytingsvik, Jennyhead length
14Length, standard deviationl std dev±Bytingsvik, Jennyhead length
15WidthwmmBytingsvik, Jennyzygomatic width
16Width, standard deviationw std dev±Bytingsvik, Jenny
17LengthlmmBytingsvik, Jennydorsal straight-line length
18Length, standard deviationl std dev±Bytingsvik, Jennystraight length
19Girth, axillaryg axmmBytingsvik, Jenny
20Standard deviationStd dev±Bytingsvik, Jennyg ax
21Ursus maritimus, massU. maritimus mkgBytingsvik, Jenny
22Standard deviationStd dev±Bytingsvik, JennyU. maritimus mass
23IndexIndexBytingsvik, Jennybody condition index
24Standard deviationStd dev±Bytingsvik, Jennyindex BCI
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