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Table 3 Independent variables representing each of the three hypotheses proposed to explain lion space use

From: Landscape-level movement patterns by lions in western Serengeti: comparing the influence of inter-specific competitors, habitat attributes and prey availability

Hypothesis Abbreviation Variables
Inter-specific competition INTER log(Hyena UD value)
Landscape attributes LAND distance to permanent water (dry) or all water (wet)
   distance to embankment (wet season only)
   cover %
Prey availability PREY average prey biomass
   probability of prey use