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Response to Comment on “Lévy Walks Evolve Through Interaction Between Movement and Environmental Complexity”

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Science  24 Feb 2012:
Vol. 335, Issue 6071, pp. 918
DOI: 10.1126/science.1215903


We agree with Jansen et al. that a composite movement model provides a better statistical description of mussel movement than any simple movement strategy. This does not undermine the take-home message of our paper, which addresses the feedback between individual movement patterns and spatial complexity. Simple movement strategies provide more insight in the eco-evolutionary analysis and are therefore our model of choice.

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