Publications 2017

  • Muths E., Chambert T., Schmidt BR., Miller DAW., Hossack BR., Joly P., Grolet O., Green DM., Pilliod DS., Cheylan M., Fisher RN., McCaffery RM., Adams MJ., Palen WJ., Arntzen JW., Garwood J., Fellers G., Thirion J-M., Besnard A. and Grant EHC. (2017). Heterogeneous responses of temperate-zone amphibian populations to climate change complicates conservation planning. Scientific Reports, 7(1):17102. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-17105-7
  • Brambilla A., Keller L., Bassano B. and Grossen C. (2017). Heterozygosity-fitness correlation at the major histocompatibility complex despite low variation in Alpine ibex (Capra ibex ). Evolutionary Applications:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1111/eva.12575
  • Fronhofer EA. and Altermatt F. (2017). Classical metapopulation dynamics and eco-evolutionary feedbacks in dendritic networks. Ecography, 40(12):1455-1466. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.02761
  • Fronhofer E., Gut S. and Altermatt F. (2017). Evolution of density-dependent movement during experimental range expansions. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 30(12):2165-2176. DOI: 10.1111/jeb.13182
  • Simmons LW., Lüpold S. and Fitzpatrick JL. (2017). Evolutionary trade-off between secondary sexual traits and ejaculates. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 32(12):964-976. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2017.09.011
  • Manser A., Lindholm AK. and Weissing FJ. (2017). The evolution of costly mate choice against segregation distorters. Evolution, 71(12):2817-2828. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13376
  • Astegiano J., Altermatt F. and Massol F. (2017). Disentangling the co-structure of multilayer interaction networks: degree distribution and module composition in two-layer bipartit networks. Scientific Reports, 7:15465. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-15811-w
  • Giometto A., Altermatt F. and Rinaldo A. (2017). Demographic stochasticity and resource autocorrelation control biological invasions in heterogeneous landscapes. Oikos, 126(11):1554-1563. DOI: 10.1111/oik.04330
  • Deiner K., Bik HM., Mächler E., Seymour M., Lacoursière-Roussel A., Altermatt F., Creer S., Bista I., Lodge DM., de Vere N., Pfrender ME. and Bernatchez L. (2017). Environmental DNA metabarcoding: Transforming how we survey animal and plant communities. Molecular Ecology, 26(21):5872-5895. DOI: 10.1111/mec.14350
  • Cayuela H., Joly P., Schmidt BR., Pichenot J., Bonnaire E., Priol P., Peyronel O., Laville M. and Besnard A. (2017). Life history tactics shape amphibians’ demographic responses to the North Atlantic Oscillation. Global Change Biology, 23(11):4620-4638. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13672
  • Yew C-L., Kakui H. and Shimizu KK. (2017). Agrobacterium-mediated floral dip transformation of the model polyploid species Arabidopsis kamchatica. Journal of Plant Research:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1007/s10265-017-0982-9
  • Gienapp P., Fior S., Guillaume F., Lasky JR., Sork VL. and Csilléry K. (2017). Genomic Quantitative Genetics to Study Evolution in the Wild. Trends in Ecology & Evolution:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2017.09.004
  • Valenzuela-Sanchez A., Schmidt BR., Uribe-Rivera DE., Costas F., Cunningham AA. and Soto-Azat C. (2017). Cryptic disease-induced mortality may cause host extinction in an apparently stable host–parasite system. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B: Biological Sciences, 284:1176. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2017.1176
  • Schmidt BR., Meier A., Sutherland C. and Royle JA. (2017). Spatial capture–recapture analysis of artificial cover board survey data reveals small scale spatial variation in slow-worm Anguis fragilis density. Royal Society Open Science, 4:170374. DOI: 10.1098/rsos.170374
  • Engesser S., Ridley AR. and Townsend SW. (2017). Element repetition rates encode functionally distinct information in pied babbler ‘clucks’ and ‘purrs’. Animal Cognition, 20(5):953-960. DOI: 10.1007/s10071-017-1114-6
  • Hatakeyama M., Aluri S., Balachadran MT., Sivarajan SR., Patrignani A., Grüter S., Poveda L., Shimizu-Inatsugi R., Baeten J., Francoijs K-J., Nataraja KN., Reddy YAN., Phadnis S., Ravikumar RL., Schlapbach R., Sreeman SM. and Shimizu KK. (2017). Multiple hybrid de novo genome assembly of finger millet, an orphan allotetraploid crop. DNA Research:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1093/dnares/dsx036
  • Deschepper P., Brys R., Fortuna MA. and Jacquemyn H. (2017). Analysis of spatial genetic variation reveals genetic divergence among populations of Primula veris associated to contrasting habitats. Scientific Reports, 7(1):8847. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-09154-9
  • Turner DC. (2017). A review of over three decades of research on cat-human andhuman-cat interactions and relationships. Behavioural Processes, 141:297-304. DOI: 10.1016/j.beproc.2017.01.008
  • Werner P., Schmidt BR. and Lötters S. (2017). Microhabitat use within a contact zone of parapatric land salamanders in the Swiss Alps. Amphibia - Reptilia, 38(3):307-314. DOI: 10.1163/15685381-00003110
  • Harvey E., Gounand I., Little CJ., Fronhofer EA. and Altermatt F. (2017). Upstream trophic structure modulates downstream community dynamics via resource subsidies. Ecology and Evolution, 7(15):5724-5731. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.3144
  • Chebib J. and Guillaume F. (2017). What affects the predictability of evolutionary constraints using a G-matrix? The relative effects of modular pleiotropy and mutational correlation. Evolution, 71(10):2298-2312. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13320
  • Schmid M. and Guillaume F. (2017). The role of phenotypic plasticity on population differentiation. Heredity, 119(4):214-225. DOI: 10.1038/hdy.2017.36
  • Geiger CC., Bregnard C., Maluenda E., Voordouw MJ. and Schmidt BR. (2017). Antifungal treatment of wild amphibian populations caused a transient reduction in the prevalence of the fungal pathogen, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Scientific Reports, 7(1):5956. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-05798-9
  • Gounand I., Harvey E., Ganesanandamoorthy P. and Altermatt F. (2017). Subsidies mediate interactions between communities across space. Oikos, 126(7):972-979. DOI: 10.1111/oik.03922
  • Origgi FC., Schmidt BR., Lohmann P., Otten P., Akdesir E., Gaschen V., Aguilar-Bultet L., Wahli T., Sattler U. and Stoffel MH. (2017). Ranid herpesvirus 3 and proliferative dermatitis in free-ranging wild common frogs (Rana temporaria). Veterinary Pathology, 54(4):686-694. DOI: 10.1177/0300985817705176
  • Manser A., Lindholm AK., Simmons LW. and Firman RC. (2017). Sperm competition suppresses gene drive among experimentally evolving populations of house mice. Molecular Ecology, 26(20):5784-5792. DOI: 10.1111/mec.14215
  • Takada Y., Murase K., Shimosato-Asano H., Sato T., Nakanishi H., Suwabe K., Shimizu KK., Lim YP., Takayama S., Suzuki G. and Watanabe M. (2017). Duplicated pollen–pistil recognition loci control intraspecific unilateral incompatibility in Brassica rapa. Nature Plants, (3):17096. DOI: 10.1038/nplants.2017.96
  • Lüpold S., Jin L. and Liao WB (2017). Population density and structure drive differential investment in pre- and postmating sexual traits in frogs. Evolution, 71(6):1686-1699. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13246
  • Radzvilavicius AL., Kokko H. and Christie JR. (2017). Mitigating Mitochondrial Genome Erosion Without Recombination. Genetics, 207(3):1079-1088. DOI: 10.1534/genetics.117.300273
  • Bratulic S., Toll-Riera M. and Wagner A. (2017). Mistranslation can enhance fitness through purging of deleterious mutations. Nature Communications, 8:15410. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms15410
  • Pennekamp F., Griffiths JI., Fronhofer EA., Garnier A., Seymour M., Altermatt F. and Petchey OL. (2017). Dynamic species classification of microorganisms across time, abiotic and biotic envirnments – A sliding window approach. PLoS ONE:1-22. DOI: 10.1371/journal.plos.0176682
  • Medina I., Langmore NE., Lanfear R. and Kokko H. (2017). The evolution of clutch size in hosts of avian brood parasites. The American Naturalist, 190(5):112-123. DOI: 10.1086/693778
  • Massol F., Altermatt F., Gounand I., Gravel D., Leibold MA. and Mouquet N. (2017). How life-history traits affect ecosystem properties: effects of dispersal in meta-ecosystems. Oikos, 126(4):532-546. DOI: 10.1111/oik.03893
  • Alther R., Fišer C. and Altermatt F. (2017). Description of a widely distributed but overlooked amphipod species in the European Alps. Zoological journal of the Linnean Society, 179(4):751-766. DOI: 10.1111/zoj.12477
  • Harvey E., Gounand I., Ward CL. and Altermatt F. (2017). Bridging ecology and conservation: from ecological networks to ecosystem function. Journal of Applied Ecology, 54(2):371-379. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12769
  • Graw B. and Manser MB. (2017). Life history patterns and biology of the slender mongoose (Galerella sanguinea) in the Kalahari Desert. Journal of Mammalogy, 98(2):332-338t. DOI: 10.1093/jmammal/gyw178
  • Fronhofer EA., Nitsche N. and Altermatt F. (2017). Information use shapes the dynamics of range expansions into environmental gradients. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 26(4):400-411. DOI: 10.1111/geb.12547
  • O'Brien MJ., Pugnaire FI., Armas C., Rodríguez-Echeverría S. and Schöb C. (2017). The shift from plant-plant facilitation to competition under severe water deficit is spatially explicit. Ecology and Evolution:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.2875
  • Schmidt BR., Bozzuto C., Lötters S. and Steinfartz S. (2017). Dynamics of host populations affected by the emerging fungal pathogen Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans. Royal Society Open Science, 4(3):160801. DOI: 10.1098/rsos.160801
  • Moretti M., Dias ATC., de Bello F., Altermatt F., Chown SL., Azcarate FM., Bell JR., Fournier B., Hedde M., Hortal J., Ibanez S., Öckinger E., Sousa JP., Ellers J. and Berg MP. (2017). Handbook of protocols for standardized measurement of terrestrial invertebrate functional traits. Functional Ecology, 31(3):558-567. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.12776
  • Fortuna MA., Zaman L., Ofria C. and Wagner A. (2017). The genotype-phenotype map of an evolving digital organism. PLoS Computational Biology, 13(2):e1005414. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1005414
  • O'Brien MJ., Engelbrecht BMJ., Joswig J., Pereyra G., Schuldt B., Jansen S., Kattge J., Landhäusser SM., Levick SR., Preisler Y., Väänänen P. and Macinnis-Ng C. (2017). A synthesis of tree functional traits related to drought-induced mortality in forests across climatic zones. Journal of Applied Ecology:1-44. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12874
  • Booksmythe I., Mautz B., Davis J., Nakagawa S. and Jennions MD. (2017). Facultative adjustment of the offspring sex ratio and male attractiveness: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society, 92(1):108-134. DOI: 10.1111/brv.12220
  • Matthies D. (2017). Interactions between a root hemiparasite and 27 different hosts: Growth, biomass allocation and plant architecture. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics, 24:118-137. DOI: 10.1016/j.ppees.2016.12.006
  • O'Brien MJ., Ong R. and Reynolds G. (2017). Intra-annual plasticity of growth mediates drought resilience over multiple years in tropical seedling communities. Global Change Biology, 23(10):4235-4244. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13658
  • Lenstra JA., Tigchelaar J., Biebach I., Consortium E., Hallsson JH., Kantanen J., Nielsen VH., Pompanon F., Naderi S., Rezaei HR., Saether N., Ertugrul O., Grossen C., Camenisch G., Vos-Loohuis M., van Straten M., de Poel EA., Windig J. and Oldenbroek K. (2017). Microsatellite diversity of the Nordic type of goats in relation to breed conservation: how relevant is pure ancestry? Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics = Zeitschrift für Tierzüchtung und Züchtungsbiologie, 134(1):78-84. DOI: 10.1111/jbg.12226
  • Losapio G. and Schöb C. (2017). Resistance of plant-plant networks to biodiversity loss and secondary extinctions following simulated environmental changes. Functional Ecology:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.5061/dryad.35q01
  • Kokko H., Schindler S. and Sprouffske K. (2017). Searching for a Cancer-Proof Organism: It’s the Journey That Teaches You About the Destination. In: Ujvari, B. ; Roche, B. ; Thomas, F. . Ecology and Evolution of Cancer. London: Academic Press, 247-254. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-804310-3.00022-3
  • Vörös J., Márton O., Schmidt BR., Gál JT. and Jelić D. (2017). Surveying Europe’s only cave-dwelling chordate species (proteus anguinus) using environmental dNA. PLoS ONE, 12(1):e0170945. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0170945
  • Izuno A., Kitayama K., Onoda Y., Tsujii Y., Hatakeyama M., Nagano AJ., Honjo MN., Shimizu-Inatsugi R., Kudoh H., Shimizu KK. and Isagi Y. (2017). The population genomic signature of environmental association and gene flow in an ecologically divergent tree species Metrosideros polymorpha (Myrtaceae). Molecular Ecology, 26(6):1515-1532. DOI: 10.1111/mec.14016
  • Fischer MC., Rellstab C., Leuzinger M., Roumet M., Gugerli F., Shimizu KK., Holderegger R. and Widmer A. (2017). Estimating genomic diversity and population differentiation – an empirical comparison of microsatellite and SNP variation in Arabidopsis halleri. BMC Genomics, 18(1):69. DOI: 10.5061/dryad.11jp5
  • Gallien L., Altermatt F., Wiemers M., Schweiger O. and Zimmermann NE. (2017). Invasive plants threaten the least mobile butterflies in Switzerland. Diversity and Distributions, 23(2):185-195. DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12513
  • Ang CC., O’Brien MJ., Ng KKS., Lee PC., Hector A., Schmid B. and Shimizu KK. (2017). Genetic diversity of two tropical tree species of the Dipterocarpaceae following logging and restoration in Borneo: high genetic diversity in plots with high species diversity. Plant Ecology and Diversity, 9(5-6):459-469. DOI: 10.1080/17550874.2016.1270363
  • Rime T. and Niklaus PA. (2017). Spatio-temporal dynamics of soil CH4 uptake after application of N fertilizer with and without the nitrification inhibitor 3,4- dimethylpyrazole phosphate (DMPP). Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 104:218-225. DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2016.11.001
  • Khelifa R., Theischinger G. and Endersby I. (2017). A century on from The Biology of Dragonflies by Tillyard 1917: What have we learned since then? Austral Entomology, 56(2):138-147. DOI: 10.1111/aen.12254
  • Cotto O., Wessely J., Georges D., Klonner G., Schmid M., Dullinger S., Thuiller W. and Guillaume F. (2017). A dynamic eco-evolutionary model predicts slow response of alpine plants to climate warming. Nature Communications, 8:15399. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms15399
  • Gehr B., Hofer EJ., Muff S., Ryser A., Vimercati E., Vogt K. and Keller LF. (2017). A landscape of coexistence for a large predator in a human dominated landscape. Oikos, 126(10):1389-1399. DOI: 10.1111/oik.04182
  • Wang P., Limpens J., Mommer L., van Ruijven J., Nauta AL., Berendse F., Schaepman-Strub G., Blok D., Maximov TC. and Heijmans MMPD. (2017). Above and belowground responses of four tundra plant functional types to deep soil heating and surface soil fertilization. Journal of Ecology, 105(4):947-957. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2745.12718
  • Roy HE., Hesketh H., Purse BV., Eilenberg J., Santini A., Scalera R., Stentiford GD., Adriaens T., Bacela-Spychalska K., Bass D., Beckmann KM. Bessell P., Bojko J., Booy O., Cardoso AC., Essl F., Groom Q., Harrower C., Kleespies R., Martinou AF., van Oers MM., Peeler EJ., Pergl J., Rabitsch W., Roques A., Schaffner F., Schindler S., Schmidt BR., Schönrogge K., Smith J., Solarz W., Stewart A., Stroo A., Tricarico E., Turvey KMA., Vannini A., Vilà M., Woodward S., Amtoft Wynns A. and Dunn AM. (2017). Alien pathogens on the horizon: opportunities for predicting their threat to wildlife. Conservation Letters, 10(4):477-484. DOI: 10.1111/conl.12297
  • Xu Y-H., Huang J-H. and Brandl H. (2017). An optimised sequential extraction scheme for the evaluation of vanadium mobility in soils. Journal of Environmental Sciences (China), 53:173-183. DOI: 10.1016/j.jes.2016.02.019
  • Sommer S., van Benthem KJ., Fontaneto D. and Ozgul A. (2017). Are generic early-warning signals reliable indicators of population collapse in rotifers? Hydrobiologia, 796(1):111-120. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-016-2948-7
  • Oehri J., Schmid B., Schaepman-Strub G. and Niklaus PA. (2017). Biodiversity promotes primary productivity and growing season lengthening at the landscape scale. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114(38):10160-10165. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1703928114
  • Kokko H., Chaturvedi A., Croll D., Fischer MC., Guillaume F., Karrenberg S., Kerr B., Rolshausen G. and Stapley J. (2017). Can evolution supply what ecology demands? Trends in Ecology & Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 32(3):187-197. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2016.12.005
  • Soleymani A., Pennekamp F., Dodge S. and Weibel R. (2017). Characterizing change points and continuous transitions in movement behaviours using wavelet decomposition. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 8(9):1113-1123. DOI: 10.1111/2041-210X.12755
  • Evans SR. and Gustafsson L. (2017). Climate change upends selection on ornamentation in a wild bird. Nature Ecology & Evolution, 1:0039. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-016-0039
  • Hakuba MZ., Folini D., Wild M., Long CN., Schaepman-Strub G. and Stephens GL. (2017). Cloud effects on atmospheric solar absorption in light of most recent surface and satellite measurements. In: AIP Conference, New York, 2017 - 2017, 090003. DOI: 10.1063/1.4975543
  • Pellissier L., Albouy C., Bascompte J., Farwig N., Graham C., Loreau M., Maglianesi MA., Melián CJ., Pitteloud C., Roslin T., Rohr R., Saavedra S., Thuiller W., Woodward G., Zimmermann NE. and Gravel D. (2017). Comparing species interaction networks along environmental gradients. Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1111/brv.12366
  • Dennenmoser S., Sedlazeck FJ., Iwaszkiewicz E., Li X-Y., Altmüller J. and Nolte AW. (2017). Copy number increases of transposable elements and protein-coding genes in an invasive fish of hybrid origin. Molecular Ecology, 26(18):4712-4724. DOI: 10.1111/mec.14134
  • Hirao AS., Onda Y., Shimizu-Inatsugi R., Sese J., Shimizu KK. and Kenta T. (2017). Cost-Effective Discovery of Nucleotide Polymorphisms in Populations of an Allopolyploid Species Using Pool-Seq. American Journal of Molecular Biology, 07(04):1031-1046. DOI: 10.10.4236/ajmb.2017.74012
  • Rohner PT., Blanckenhorn WU. and Schäfer MA. (2017). Critical weight mediates sex-specific body size plasticity and sexual dimorphism in the yellow dung fly Scathophaga stercoraria (Diptera: Scathophagidae). Evolution & Development, 19(3):147-156. DOI: 10.1111/ede.12223
  • Erten EY., Lizier J., Piraveenan M. and Prokopenko M. (2017). Criticality and Information Dynamics in Epidemiological Models. Entropy, 19(5):194. DOI: 10.3390/e19050194
  • Branson SM., Boss L., Cron S. and Turner Dennis C. (2017). Depression, loneliness, and pet attachment in homebound older adult cat and dog owners. Journal of Mind and Medical Sciences, 4(1):38-48. DOI: 10.22543/7674.41.P3848
  • Davis LR., Bigler L. and Woodhams DC. (2017). Developmental trajectories of amphibian microbiota: response to bacterial therapy depends on initial community structure. Environmental Microbiology, 19(4):1502-1517. DOI: 10.1111/1462-2920.13707
  • Hendrix R., Schmidt BR., Schaub M., Krause ET. and Steinfartz S. (2017). Differentiation of movement behaviour in an adaptively diverging salamander population. Molecular Ecology, 26(22):6400-6413. DOI: 10.11
  • Veller C., Muralidhar P., Constable GWA. and Nowak MA. (2017). Drift-induced selection between male and female heterogamety. Genetics, 207(2):711-727. DOI: 10.1534/genetics.117.300151
  • Stegen G., Pasmans F., Schmidt BR., Rouffaer LO., Van Praet S., Schaub M., Canessa S., Laudelout A., Kinet T., Adriaensen C., Haesebrouck F., Bert W., Bossuyt F. and Martel A. (2017). Drivers of salamander extirpation mediated by Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans. Nature, 544(7650):353-356. DOI: 10.1038/nature22059
  • Cruickshank SS. and Schmidt BR. (2017). Error rates and variation between observers are reduced with the use of photographic matching software for capture-recapture studies. Amphibia - Reptilia, 38(3):315-325. DOI: 10.1163/15685381-00003112
  • Plaiasu R., Ozgul A., Schmidt BR. and Băncilă RI. (2017). Estimation of apparent survival probability of the harvestman Paranemastoma sillii sillii (Herman, 1871) from two caves. Animal Biology, 67(2):165-176. DOI: 10.1163/15707563-00002529
  • Townsend SW., Koski SE., Byrne RW., Slocombe KE., Bickel B., Boeckle M., Braga Goncalves I., Burkart JM., Flower T., Gaunet F., Glock HJ., Gruber T., Jansen DAWAM., Liebal K., Linke A., Miklósi Á., Moore R., van Schaik CP., Stoll S., Vail A., Waller BM., Wild M., Zuberbühler K. and Manser MB. (2017). Exorcising Grice's ghost: an empirical approach to studying intentional communication in animals. Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society, 92(3):1427-1433. DOI: 10.1111/brv.12289
  • Klaiber J., Altermatt F., Birrer S., Chittaro Y., Dziock F., Gonseth Y., Hoess R., Keller D., Küchler H., Luka H., Manzke U., Müller A., Pfeifer MA., Roesti C., Schlegel J., Schneider K., Sonderegger P., Walter T., Holderegger R. and Bergamini A. (2017) Fauna Indicativa. Fauna Indicativa, 54:1-192. Link to WSL
  • Braun D., Damm A., Paul-Limoges E., Revill A., Buchmann N., Petchey OL., Hein L. and Schaepman ME. (2017). From instantaneous to continuous: Using imaging spectroscopy and in situ data to map two productivity-related ecosystem services. Ecological Indicators, 82:409-419. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2017.06.045
  • Briskine RV., Paape T., Shimizu-Inatsugi R., Nishiyama T., Akama S., Sese J. and Shimizu KK. (2017). Genome assembly and annotation of Arabidopsis halleri, a model for heavy metal hyperaccumulation and evolutionary ecology. Molecular Ecology Notes, 17(5):1025-1036. DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12604
  • Kokko H. (2017). Give one species the task to come up with a theory that spans them all: what good can come out of that? Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B: Biological Sciences, 284(1867):20171652. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2017.1652
  • McLennon HJ., Lüpold S., Smissen P., Rowe KC. and Breed WG. (2017). Greater sperm complexity in the Australasian old endemic rodents (Tribe: Hydromyini) associates with increased levels of intermale sperm competition. Reproduction, Fertility, and Development, 29(5):921-930. DOI: 10.1071/RD15425
  • Khelifa R. and Mellal MK. (2017). Host-plant-based restoration as a potential tool to improve conservation status of odonate specialists. Insect Conservation and Diversity, 10(2):151-160. DOI: 10.1111/icad.12212
  • Gehr B., Hofer EJ., Pewsner M., Ryser A., Vimercati E., Vogt K. and Keller L. (2017). Hunting-mediated predator facilitation and superadditive mortality in a European ungulate. Ecology and Evolution, 2017:1-11. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.3642
  • Oliveira Hagen E., Hagen O., Ibáñez-Álamo JD., Petchey OL. and Evans KL. (2017). Impacts of Urban Areas and Their Characteristics on Avian Functional Diversity. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 5:84. DOI: 10.3389/fevo.2017.00084
  • Guimarães PR., Pires MM., Jordano P., Bascompte J. and Thompson JN. (2017). Indirect effects drive coevolution in mutualistic networks. Nature, 550(7677):511-514. DOI: 10.1038/nature24273
  • Pontarp M., Brannstrom A. and Petchey O. (2017). Inferring processes of community assembly from macroscopic patterns: the case for inclusive and mechanistic approaches. bioRxiv 195008, University of Zurich. DOI: 10.1101/195008
  • Giraudeau M., Ziegler A-K., Pick JL., Ducatez S., Canale CI. and Tschirren B. (2017). Interactive effects of yolk testosterone and carotenoid on prenatal growth and offspring physiology in a precocial bird. Behavioral Ecology:Behavioral Ecology, 28(1):31-38. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/arw127
  • Zweerus NL., Sommer S., Fontaneto D. and Ozgul A. (2017). Life-history responses to environmental change revealed by resurrected rotifers from a historically polluted lake. Hydrobiologia, 796(1):121-130. DOI: 10.1007/s10750-016-3070-6
  • Rellstab C., Fischer MC., Zoller S., Graf R., Tedder A., Shimizu KK., Widmer A., Holderegger R. and Gugerli F. (2017). Local adaptation (mostly) remains local: reassessing environmental associations of climate-related candidate SNPs in Arabidopsis halleri. Heredity, 118(2):193-201. DOI: 10.1038/hdy.2016.82
  • Gilbert KJ., Sharp NP., Angert AL., Conte GL., Draghi JA., Guillaume F., Hargreaves AL., Matthey-Doret R. and Whitlock M.C. (2017). Local adaptation interacts with expansion load during range expansion: maladaptation reduces expansion load. The American Naturalist, 189(4):368-380. DOI: 10.1086/690673
  • Donohue I., Petchey OL., Kéfi S., Génin A., Jackson AL., Yang Q. and O'Connor NE. (2017). Loss of predator species, not intermediate consumers, triggers rapid and dramatic extinction cascades. Global Change Biology, 23(8):2962-2972. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.13703
  • Schneider FD., Morsdorf F., Schmid B., Petchey OL., Hueni A., Schimel DS. and Schaepman ME. (2017). Mapping functional diversity from remotely sensed morphological and physiological forest traits. Nature Communications, 8(1):1441. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-017-01530-3
  • Constable GWA. and McKane AJ. (2017). Mapping of the stochastic Lotka-Volterra model to models of population genetics and game theory. Physical review. E, 96(2):022416. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.96.022416
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