• Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Behavioural Ecology - BE
 

Publications

 
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Articles in SCI journals
Year: 2017
 
Lobato E, Doutrelant C, Melo M, Reis S, Covas R (2017) Insularity effects on bird immune parameters: A comparison between island and mainland populations in West Africa. Ecology and Evolution: 1-13
 
Lobato E, Geraldes M, Melo M, Doutrelant C, Covas R (2017) Diversity and composition of cultivable gut bacteria in an endemic island bird and its mainland sister species. Symbiosis, 71(2): 155-164
 
Monteiro N, Cunha M, Ferreira L, Vieira N, Antunes A, Lyons D, Jones AG (2017) Parabolic variation in sexual selection intensity across the range of a cold-water pipefish: Implications for susceptibility to climate change. Global Change Biology.
 
Pereira PF, Godinho C, Vila-Vicosa MJ, Mota PG, Lourenco R (2017) Competitive advantages of the red-billed leiothrix (Leiothrix lutea) invading a passerine community in Europe. Biological Invasions, 19(5): 1421-1430.
 
Perez-Gonzalez J, Costa V, Santos P, Carranza J, Zsolnai A, Fernandez-Llario P, Monteiro NM, Anton I, Beja-Pereira A (2017) Heterozygosity decrease in wild boar mating system - a case of outbreeding avoidance? Journal of Zoology, 302(1): 40-48.
 
Reis S, Cornel AJ, Melo M, Pereira H, Loiseau C (2017) First record of Aedes albopictus (Skuse 1894) on São Tomé Island. Acta Tropica
 
 
Articles in non-SCI journals
Year: 2017
 
Toomey MB, Lopes RJ, Araújo PM, Johnson D, Gazda MA, Afonso S, Mota PG, Koch RE, Hill GE, Corbo JC, Carneiro M (2017) High-density lipoprotein receptor SCARB1 is required for carotenoid coloration in birds. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
 
 
Articles in SCI journals
Year: 2016
 
Cardoso GC, Atwell JW (2016) Shared songs are of lower performance in the dark-eyed junco. Royal Society Open Science, 3:160341.
 
Cunha M, Berglund A, Alves T, Monteiro NM (2016) Reduced cannibalism during male pregnancy. Behaviour, 153(1): 91-106.
 
Doutrelant C, Paquet M, Renoult JP, Gregoire A, Crochet PA, Covas R (2016) Worldwide patterns of bird colouration on islands. Ecology Letters, 19(5):537-45.
 
Ferreira AC, Atwell JW, Whittaker DJ, Ketterson ED, Cardoso GC (2016) Communication Value of Mistakes in Dark-Eyed Junco Song. The American Naturalist, 188(3): 289-306.
 
Gomes ACR, Sorenson MD, Cardoso GC (2016) Speciation is associated with changing ornamentation rather than stronger sexual selection. Evolution, 70:2823-2838
 
Khimoun A, Arnoux E, Martel G, Pot A, Eraud C, Conde B, Loubon M, Theron F, Covas R, Faivre B, Garnier S (2016) Contrasted patterns of genetic differentiation across eight bird species in the Lesser Antilles. Genetica, 144(1): 125-138.
 
Marques CIJ, Batalha HR, Cardoso GC (2016) Signalling with a cryptic trait: the regularity of barred plumage in common waxbills. Royal Society open science, 3:160195.
 
Messias J, Paula J, Grutter A, Bsharry R, Soares M (2016) Dopamine disruption increases negotiation for cooperative interactions in a fish. Scientific Reports, 6:20817.
 
Messias J, Santos T, Pinto M, Soares M (2016) Correction to: Stimulation of dopamine D1 receptor improves learning capacity in cooperating cleaner fish. Proceedings of the Royal Society, 283(1823).
 
Messias J, Santos T, Pinto M, Soares M (2016) Stimulation of dopamine D1 receptor improves learning capacity in cooperating cleaner fish. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 283(1823): 52272-52272.
 
Monteiro NM, Carneiro D, Antunes A, Queiroz N, Vieira MN, Jones AG (2016) The lek mating system of the worm pipefish (Nerophis lumbriciformis): a molecular maternity analysis and test of the phenotype-linked fertility hypothesis. Molecular Ecology.
 
Paquet M, Doutrelant C, Loubon M, Theron F, Rat M, Covas R (2016) Communal roosting, thermoregulatory benefits and breeding group size predictability in cooperatively breeding sociable weavers. Journal of Avian Biology, 47(6): 749-755.
 
Soares MC, Paula JR, Bshary R (2016) Serotonin blockade delays learning performance in a cooperative fish. Animal Cognition, 19(5): 1027-1030.
 
Trigo S, Mota PG (2016) Carotenoid-based plumage colouration is predicted by age and parasites in the male European serin. Journal of Avian Biology, 47(3): 409-416.
 
Yusefi GH, Kiabi BH, Khalatbari L, Faizolahi K, Monteiro NM (2016) Morphological analysis of Brandt’s hedgehog (Paraechinus hypomelas) reflects the isolation history of Persian Gulf islands and has implications for taxonomy. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 119(2): 497-510.
 
 
Book Chapters
Year: 2016
 
Cardoso GC, Reichard DG (2016) Dark-eyed junco song: linking ontogeny and function with a potential role in reproductive isolation. In:Ketterson ED, Atwell JW (eds) Snowbird: integrative biology and evolution in the junco. pp. 310-337. Chicago University Press.
 
 
Articles in SCI journals
Year: 2015
 
Aucker P, Gregoire A, Rat M, Spottiswoode CN, van Dijk RE, Paquet M, Kaden J, Pradel R, Hatchwell BJ, Covas R, Doutrelant C (2015) Disruptive viability selection on a black plumage trait associated with dominance. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 28 (11): 2027–2041.