Table 2.

Results of sound speed–temperature analysis for various tissue types from the head of a Ziphius cavirostris neonate

Acoustic fat: foreheadAcoustic fat: mandibleBlubber: foreheadBlubber: mandibleConnective tissueMuscle
Slope (m)-4.4225-7.113-4.1655-4.80810.4842-0.116
r 2 0.9790.9460.9320.953–0.080
  • Slopes and r2 values of the best-fit line are presented.