Publications 2020

  • Hernandez-Valdes JA., van Gestel J., Kuipers OP. (2020). A riboswitch gives rise to multi-generational phenotypic heterogeneity in an auxotrophic bacterium. Nature Communications, 11(1):1203. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-15017-1
  • Thomas HJD., Bjorkman AD., Myers-Smith IH., et al., Rixen C., Schaepman-Strub G., Wipf S., Frei ER., Little CJ., Rumpf H-J. (2020). Global plant trait relationships extend to the climatic extremes of the tundra biome. Nature Communications, 11:1351. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-15014-4
  • Cámara-Leret R., Frodin DG., Adema F., Anderson C., Appelhans MS., Argent G., Arias Guerrero S., Ashton P., Baker WJ., Barfod AS., Barrington D., Borosova R., Bramley GLC., Briggs M., Buerki S., Cahen D., Callmander MW., Cheek M., Chen C-W., Conn BJ., Coode MJE., Darbyshire I., Dawson S., Dransfield J., Drinkell C., Duyfjes B., Ebihara A., Ezedin Z., Fu L-F., Gideon O., Kessler M., Linder HP., et al. (2020). New Guinea has the world’s richest island flora. Nature:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1038/s41586-020-2549-5
  • Papkou A., Hedge J., Kapel N., Young B., MacLean RC. (2020). Efflux pump activity potentiates the evolution of antibiotic resistance across S. aureus isolates. Nature Communications, 11(1):3970. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-17735-y
  • Cotto O., Schmid M., Guillaume F. (2020). Nemo‐age: spatially explicit simulations of eco‐evolutionary dynamics in stage‐structured populations under changing environments. Methods in Ecology and Evolution:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1111/2041-210x.13460
  • De Groeve J., Cagnacci F., Ranc N., Bonnot NC., Gehr B., Heurich M., Hewison AJM., Kroeschel M., Linnell JDC., Morellet N., Mysterud A., Sandfort R., Van De Weghe N. (2020). Individual Movement - Sequence Analysis Method (IM-SAM): characterizing spatio-temporal patterns of animal habitat use across landscapes. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 34(8):1530-1551. DOI: 10.1080/13658816.2019.1594822
  • Hanya G., Tackmann J., Sawada A., Lee W., Pokharel SS., de Castro Maciel VG., Toge A., Kuroki K., Otsuka R., Mabuchi R., Liu J., Hatakeyama M., Yamasaki E., von Mering C., Shimizu-Inatsugi R., Hayakawa T., Shimizu KK., Ushida K. (2020). Fermentation Ability of Gut Microbiota of Wild Japanese Macaques in the Highland and Lowland Yakushima: In Vitro Fermentation Assay and Genetic Analyses. Microbial Ecology, 80(2):459-474. DOI: 10.1007/s00248-020-01515-8
  • Mai CL., Liao, WB., Lüpold S., Kotrschal A. (2020). Relative brain size is predicted by the intensity of intrasexual competition in frogs. The American Naturalist, 196(2):169-179. DOI: 10.1086/709465
  • Carraro L., Mächler E., Wüthrich R., Altermatt F. (2020). Environmental DNA allows upscaling spatial patterns of biodiversity in freshwater ecosystems. Nature Communications, 11:3585. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-17337-8
  • Brambilla A., Von Hardenberg A., Nelli L., Bassano B. (2020). Distribution, status, and recent population dynamics of Alpine ibex Capra ibex in Europe. Mammal Review, 50(3):267-277. DOI: 10.1111/mam.12194
  • Carraro L., Bertuzzo E., Fronhofer EA., Furrer R., Gounand I., Rinaldo A., Altermatt F. (2020). Generation and application of river network analogues for use in ecology and evolution. Ecology and Evolution, 10(14):7537-7550. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.6479
  • Schmidt BR., Brenneisen S., Zumbach S. (2020). Evidence-Based Amphibian Conservation: A Case Study on Toad Tunnels. Herpetologica, 76(2):228-239. DOI: 10.1655/0018-0831-76.2.228
  • Bond ML., König B., Lee DE., Ozgul A., Farine DR. (2020). Proximity to humans affects local social structure in a giraffe metapopulation. Journal of Animal Ecology. Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.13247
  • Tsuchimatsu T., Kakui H., Yamazaki M., Marona C., Tsutsui H., Hedhly A., Meng D., Sato Y., Städler T., Grossniklaus U., Kanaoka MM., Lenhard M., Nordborg M., Shimizu KK. (2020). Adaptive Reduction of Male Gamete Number in the Selfing Plant Arabidopsis Thaliana. Nature Communications, 11:2885. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-16679-7
  • Pick JL., Hatakeyama M., Ihle KE., Gasparini J., Haussy C., Ishishita S., Matsuda Y., Yoshimura T., Kanaoka MM., Shimizu-Inatsugi R., Shimizu KK., Tschirren B. (2020). Artificial selection reveals the role of transcriptional constraints in the maintenance of life history variation. Evolution Letters:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1002/evl3.166
  • Cruickshank SS., Schmidt BR., Ginzler C., Bergamini A. (2020). Local habitat measures derived from aerial pictures are not strong predictors of amphibian occurrence or abundance. Basic and Applied Ecology, 45:51-61. DOI: 10.1016/j.baae.2020.03.010
  • Barquera, Rodrigo; Lamnidis, Thiseas C; Lankapalli, Aditya Kumar; Kocher, Arthur; Hernández-Zaragoza, Diana I; Nelson, Elizabeth A; Zamora-Herrera, Adriana C; Ramallo, Patxi; Bernal-Felipe, Natalia; Immel, Alexander; Bos, Kirsten; Acuña-Alonzo, Víctor; Barbieri, Chiara; Roberts, Patrick; Herbig, Alexander; Kühnert, Denise; Márquez-Morfín, Lourdes; Krause, Johannes (2020). Origin and Health Status of First-Generation Africans from Early Colonial Mexico. Current Biology, 30(11):2078-2091.e11. DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2020.04.002
  • Gehr, Benedikt; Bonnot, Nadège C; Heurich, Marco; Cagnacci, Francesca; Ciuti, Simone; Hewison, A J Mark; Gaillard, Jean‐Michel; Ranc, Nathan; Premier, Joe; Vogt, Kristina; Hofer, Elizabeth; Ryser, Andreas; Vimercati, Eric; Keller, Lukas (2020). Stay home, stay safe ‐ site familiarity reduces predation risk in a large herbivore in two contrasting study sites. Journal of Animal Ecology, 89(6):1329-1339. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.13202
  • Gatto M., Bertuzzo E., Mari L., Miccoli S., Carraro L., Casagrandi R., Rinaldo A. (2020). Spread and dynamics of the COVID-19 epidemic in Italy: Effects of emergency containment measures. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 117(19):10484-10491. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2004978117
  • Koch EL., Guillaume F. (2020). Additive and mostly adaptive plastic responses of gene expression to multiple stress in Tribolium castaneum. PLoS Genetics, 16(5):e1008768. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1008768
  • Hagmayer,A., Camenisch G., Canale C., Postma E., Bonnet T. (2020). Limited mass‐independent individual variation in resting metabolic rate in a wild population of snow voles (Chionomys nivalis). Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 33(5):608-618. DOI: 10.1111/jeb.13595
  • Van Buskirk J., Jansen van Rensburg A. (2020). Relative importance of isolation-by-environment and other determinants of gene flow in an alpine amphibian. Evolution, 74(5):962-978. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13955
  • Park S-W., Kim J-S., Kug J-S., Stuecker MF., Kim I-W., Williams M. (2020). Two Aspects of Decadal ENSO Variability Modulating the Long‐Term Global Carbon Cycle. Geophysical Research Letters, 47(8):e2019GL086390. DOI: 10.1029/2019gl086390
  • Cayuela H., Lemaître J-F., Bonnaire E., Pichenot J., Schmidt BR. (2020). Population position along the fast–slow life‐history continuum predicts intraspecific variation in actuarial senescence. Journal of Animal Ecology, 89(4):1069-1079. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.13172
  • Thorley J., Duncan C., Sharp SP., Gaynor D., Manser MB., Clutton-Brock T. (2020). Sex‐independent senescence in a cooperatively breeding mammal. Journal of Animal Ecology, 89(4):1080-1093. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.13173
  • Kuo TCY., Hatakeyama M., Tameshige T., Shimizu KK., Sese J. (2020). Homeolog expression quantification methods for allopolyploids. Briefings in Bioinformatics, 21(2):395-407. DOI: 10.1093/bib/bby121
  • Ashby B., Shaw AK., Kokko H. (2020). An inordinate fondness for species with intermediate dispersal abilities. Oikos, 129(3):311-319. DOI: 10.1111/oik.06704
  • Cayuela H., Valenzuela-Sánchez A., Teulier L., Martínez-Solano Í., Léna J-P., Merilä J., Muths E., Shine R., Quay L., Denoël M., Clobert J., Schmidt BR. (2020). Determinants and Consequences of Dispersal in Vertebrates with Complex Life Cycles: A Review of Pond-Breeding Amphibians. The Quarterly review of biology, 95(1):1-36. DOI: 10.1086/707862
  • Moerman F., Arquint A., Merkli S., Wagner A., Altermatt F., Fronhofer EA. (2020). Evolution under pH stress and high population densities leads to increased density‐dependent fitness in the protist Tetrahymena thermophila. Evolution, 74(3):573-586. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13921
  • Bachmann JC., Jansen van Rensburg A., Cortazar-Chinarro M., Laurila A., Van Buskirk J. (2020). Gene Flow Limits Adaptation along Steep Environmental Gradients. American Naturalist, 195(3):E67-E86. DOI: 10.1086/707209
  • Baur J., Roy J., Schäfer MA., Puniamoorthy N., Blanckenhorn WU., Rohner PT. (2020). Intraspecific mating system evolution and its effect on complex male secondary sexual traits: Does male–male competition increase selection on size or shape? Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 33(3):297-308. DOI: 10.1111/jeb.13565
  • Bond ML., Lee DE. (2020). Simultaneous multiple‐calf allonursing by a wild Masai giraffe. African Journal of Ecology, 58(1):126-128. DOI: 10.1111/aje.12673
  • van Koppenhagen N., Gourgoulianni N., Rohner PT., Roy J., Wegmann A., Blanckenhorn WU. (2020). Sublethal effects of the parasiticide ivermectin on male and female reproductive and behavioural traits in the yellow dung fly. Chemosphere, 242:125240. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2019.125240
  • Wilson AB., Wegmann A., Ahnesjö I., Gonçalves JMS. (2020). The evolution of ecological specialization across the range of a broadly distributed marine species. Evolution, 74(3):629-643. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13930
  • Myers-Smith ICH., Kerby JT., Phoenix GK., Bjerke JW., Epstein HE., Assmann JJ., John C., Andreu-Hayles L., Angers-Blondin S., Beck PSA., Berner LT., Bhatt US., Bjorkman AD., Blok D., Bryn A., Christiansen CT., Cornelissen JHC., Cunliffe AM., Elmendorf SC., Forbes BC., Goetz SJ., Hollister RD., de Jong R., Loranty MM., Macias-Fauria M., Maseyk K., Normand S., Olofsson J., Parker TC., Parmentier F-JW., Schaepman-Strub G; et al. (2020). Complexity revealed in the greening of the Arctic. Nature Climate Change, 10(2):106-117. DOI: 10.1038/s41558-019-0688-1
  • Waldvogel A-M., Feldmeyer B., Rolshausen G., Exposito-Alonso M., Rellstab C., Kofler R., Mock T., Schmid K., Schmitt I., Bataillon T., Savolainen O., Bergland A., Flatt T., Guillaume F., Pfenninger M. (2020). Evolutionary genomics can improve prediction of species’ responses to climate change. Evolution Letters, 4(1):4-18. DOI: 10.1002/evl3.154
  • Baur J., Giesen A., Rohner PT., Blanckenhorn WU., Schäfer MA. (2020). Exaggerated male forelegs are not more differentiated than wing morphology in two widespread sister species of black scavenger flies. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, 58(1):159-173. DOI: 10.1111/jzs.12327
  • Cerutti JMB., Burt AJ., Haupt P., Bunbury N., Mumby PJ., Schaepman-Strub G. (2020). Impacts of the 2014–2017 global bleaching event on a protected remote atoll in the Western Indian Ocean. Coral Reefs, 39(1):15-26. DOI: 10.1007/s00338-019-01853-1
  • Kokko H. (2020). When Synchrony Makes the Best of Both Worlds Even Better: How Well Do We Really Understand Facultative Sex? American Naturalist, 195(2):380-392. DOI: 10.1086/706812
  • Akmal M., Freed S., Schäfer MA., Blanckenhorn WU., Razaq M., Umar U-U. (2020). Population genetics and phenotypic differentiation of cotton leafhoppers (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae) from Pakistan. Ecoscience, 27(1):33-43. DOI: 10.1080/11956860.2019.1688915
  • Ismail SA., Kokko H. (2020). An analysis of mating biases in trees. Molecular Ecology, 29(1):184-198. DOI: 10.1111/mec.15312
  • Welti N., Scherler P., Grüebler MU. (2020). Carcass predictability but not domestic pet introduction affects functional response of scavenger assemblage in urbanized habitats. Functional Ecology, 34(1):265-275. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.13469
  • Kim J-S., Kug J-S., Jeong S-J., Park H., Schaepman-Strub G. (2020). Extensive fires in southeastern Siberian permafrost linked to preceding Arctic Oscillation. Science Advances, 6(2):eaax3308. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aax3308
  • Bonnot NC., Couriot O., Berger A., Cagnacci F., Ciuti S., De Groeve JE., Gehr B., Heurich M., Kjellander P., Kröschel M., Morellet N., Sönnichsen L., Hewison AJM. (2020). Fear of the dark? Contrasting impacts of humans versus lynx on diel activity of roe deer across Europe. Journal of Animal Ecology, 89(1):132-145. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.13161
  • Lever JJ., de Leemput IA., Weinans E., Quax R., Dakos V., Nes EH., Bascompte J., Scheffer M. (2020). Foreseeing the future of mutualistic communities beyond collapse. Ecology Letters, 23(1):2-15. DOI: 10.1111/ele.13401
  • Galipaud M., Kokko H. (2020). Sex, senescence, sources and sinks. Functional Ecology, 34(1):55-64. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.13462
  • Halliday FW., Rohr JR., Laine A-L. (2020). Biodiversity loss underlies the dilution effect of biodiversity. Ecology Letters:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1101/2020.04.20.050377
  • Halliday FW., Penczykowski RM., Barrès B., Eck JL., Numminen E., Laine A-L. (2020). Facilitative priority effects drive parasite assembly under coinfection. Nature Ecology and Evolution:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1101/2020.03.30.015495
  • Kakui H., Yamazaki M., Hamaya N-B., Shimizu KK. (2020). Pollen Grain Counting Using a Cell Counter. In: Geitmann, Anja . Pollen and Pollen Tube Biology. Berlin: Springer, 1-11. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-0716-0672-8_1
  • Grossen C., Guillaume F., Keller LF., Croll D. (2020). Purging of highly deleterious mutations through severe bottlenecks in Alpine ibex. Nature Communications, 11:1001. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-020-14803-1
  • Oehri J., Schmid B., Schaepman-Strub G., Niklaus PA. (2020). Terrestrial land-cover type richness is positively linked to landscape-level functioning. Nature Communications, 11:154. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-14002-7
  • The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference (Evolang13). Edited by: Ravignani, A ; Barbieri, Chiara ; et al (2020). Nijmegen, Niederlanden: The Evolution of Language Conferences. DOI: 10.17617/2.3190925
  • Lopes PC., Carlitz EHD., Kindel M., König B. (2020). Immune-endocrine links to gregariousness in wild house mice. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 14: 10. Published online: 5 February 2020. DOI: 10.3389/fnbeh.2020.00010
  • Evans JC., Liechti JI., Boatman B., König B. (2020). A natural catastrophic turnover event: Individual sociality matters despite community resilience in wild house mice. Proceedings of the Royal Society London B 287: 20192880. Published online: 6 May 2020. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2019.2880
  • Evans JC., Lindholm AK., König B. (2020). Long-term overlap of social and genetic structure in free-ranging house mice reveals dynamic seasonal and group size effects. Current Zoology. Published online: 18 June 2020. DOI: 10.1093/cz/zoaa030
  • Lopes PC., König B. (2020). Wild mice with different social network sizes vary in brain gene expression. BMC Genomics 21: 506. Published online: 22 July 2020. DOI: 10.1186/s12864-020-06911-5