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Octopuses punch fishes during collaborative interspecific hunting events

Overview of attention for article published in Ecology, February 2021
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#2 of 6,858)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (98th percentile)

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107 news outlets
blogs
14 blogs
twitter
3003 X users
facebook
4 Facebook pages
wikipedia
2 Wikipedia pages
reddit
5 Redditors
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1 YouTube creator

Citations

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76 Mendeley
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Title
Octopuses punch fishes during collaborative interspecific hunting events
Published in
Ecology, February 2021
DOI 10.1002/ecy.3266
Pubmed ID
Authors

Eduardo Sampaio, Martim Costa Seco, Rui Rosa, Simon Gingins

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 76 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 14 18%
Student > Bachelor 12 16%
Student > Master 10 13%
Researcher 7 9%
Student > Doctoral Student 5 7%
Other 6 8%
Unknown 22 29%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 24 32%
Environmental Science 9 12%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4 5%
Engineering 2 3%
Unspecified 2 3%
Other 9 12%
Unknown 26 34%
Attention Score in Context

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2144. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 11 February 2024.
All research outputs
#4,073
of 25,416,581 outputs
Outputs from Ecology
#2
of 6,858 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#216
of 527,486 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Ecology
#2
of 75 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 25,416,581 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 6,858 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 14.1. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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We're also able to compare this research output to 75 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 98% of its contemporaries.