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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 (#1 of 6,469)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
105 news outlets
blogs
14 blogs
twitter
3384 tweeters
facebook
4 Facebook pages
wikipedia
2 Wikipedia pages
reddit
5 Redditors
video
1 video uploader

Citations

dimensions_citation
4 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
52 Mendeley
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

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 52 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 12 23%
Student > Ph. D. Student 11 21%
Researcher 7 13%
Student > Master 6 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 3 6%
Other 3 6%
Unknown 10 19%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 22 42%
Environmental Science 7 13%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4 8%
Engineering 2 4%
Business, Management and Accounting 1 2%
Other 4 8%
Unknown 12 23%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2251. 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 05 May 2022.
All research outputs
#2,715
of 21,238,480 outputs
Outputs from Ecology
#1
of 6,469 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#196
of 483,960 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Ecology
#1
of 78 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,238,480 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 6,469 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 11.7. 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 78 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 99% of its contemporaries.