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Bjørkvoll, E., Lee, A.M., Grøtan, V., Sæther, B.-E., Stien, A., Engen, S., Albon, S., Loe, L.E. & Hansen, B.B. 2016. Demographic buffering of life histories? Implications of the choice of measurement scale. Ecology (In press) >>

Bleu, J., Gamelon, M. & Sæther, B.-E. 2016. Reproductive costs in terrestrial male vertebrates: insights from bird studies. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 283 (1823):20152600 >>

Engen, S. & Sæther, B.-E. 2016. Phenotypic evolution by distance in fluctuating environments: The contribution of dispersal, selection and random genetic drift. Theoretical Population Biology 109: 16-27 >>

Engen, S. & Sæther, B.-E. 2016. Spatial synchrony in population dynamics: The effects of demographic stochasticity and density regulation with a spatial scale. Mathematical Biosciences 274: 17-24 >>

Engen, S. & Sæther, B.-E. 2016. Optimal age of maturity in fluctuating environments under r- and K-selection. Oikos, in press >>

Foldvik, A., Einum, S., Finstad, A.G. & Ugedal, O. 2016. Linking watershed and microhabitat characteristics: effects on production of Atlantic salmonids (Salmo salar and Salmo trutta). Ecology of Freshwater Fish, in press. >>

Hilde, C.H., Pélabon, C., Guéry, L., Gabrielsen, G.W., & Descamps, S. 2016. Mind the wind: microclimate effects on incubation effort of an arctic seabird. Ecology and Evolution, 6: 1914-1921 >>

Holand, H., Kvalnes, T., Gamelon, M., Tufto, J., Jensen, H., Pärn, H., Ringsby, T.H. & Sæther, B.-E. 2016. Spatial variation in senescence rates in a bird metapopulation. Oecologia 181: 865–871 >>

Lumley, A.J., Diamond, S.E., Einum, S., Yeates, S.E., Peruffo, D., Emerson, B.C. & Gage, M.J.G. 2016. Post-copulatory opportunities for sperm competition and cryptic female choice provide no offspring fitness benefits in externally fertilizing salmon. Royal Society Open Science 3: 150709 >>

Milner, J., Varpe, Ø., van der Wal, R. & Hansen, B.B. 2016. Experimental icing affects growth, mortality, and flowering in a high Arctic dwarf shrub. Ecology and Evolution, in press >>

Nossen, I., Ciesielski, T.M., Dimmen, M.V., Jensen, H., Ringsby, T.H., Polder, A., Rønning, B., Jenssen, B.M. & Styrishave, B. 2016. Steriods in house sparrows (Passer domesticus): Effects of POPs and male quality signalling. Science of the Total Environment 547: 295-304 >>

Panzacchi, M., Van Moorter, B., Strand, O., Saerens, M., Kivimäki, I., St Clair, C., Herfindal, I. & Boitani, L. 2016. A unifying framework to define and identify movement corridors and barriers using Step Selection Functions and Randomized Shortest Paths. Journal of Animal Ecology 85 (1): 32-42 >>

Pélabon, C.,  Hennet, L., Bolstad, G.H., Albertsen, E., Opedal, H.Ø., Ekrem, R.K. & Armbruster, W.S. 2016. Does stronger pollen competition improve offspring fitness when pollen load does not vary? American Journal of Botany 103 (3): 522-531 >>

Ruse, M.G., Hasselquist, D., Hansson, B., Tarka, M. & Sandsten, M. 2016. Automated analysis of song structure in complex birdsongs. Animal Behaviour 112 (1): 39-51 >>

Yashchenko, V., Fossen, E.I., Kielland, Ø.I. & Einum, S. 2016. Negative relationships between population density and metabolic rates are not general. Journal of Animal Ecology, in press >>


Anderwald, P., Herfindal, I., Haller, R.M., Risch, A.C., Schütz, M., Schweiger, A.K. & Filli, F. 2015. Influence of migratory ungulate management on competitive interactions with resident species in a protected area. Ecosphere 6 (11): art228 >>

Asghar, M., Bensch, S., Tarka, M., Hansson, B. & Hasselquist, D. 2015. Maternal and genetic factors determine early life telomere length. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282: 20142263 >>

Bleu, J., Herfindal, I., Loison, A., Kwak, Anne M.G., Garel, M., Toïgo, C., Rempfler, T., Filli, F. & Sæther, B.-E. 2015. Age-specific survival and annual variation in survival of female chamois differ between populations. Oecologia 179 (4): 1091-1098 >>

Bolstad, G.H., Cassara, J.A., Márquez, E., Hansen, T.F., van der Linde, K., Houle, D. & Pélabon, C. 2015. Complex constraints on allometry revealed by artificial selection on the wing of Drosophila melanogaster. PNAS (In press) >>

Botero, C.A., Weissing, F.J., Wright, J. & Rubenstein, D.R. 2015. Evolutionary tipping points in the capacity to adapt to environmental change. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 112 (1):184–189 >>

Bourguignon, L., Crochet, J.-Y., Capdevila, R., Ivorra, J., Antoine, P.-O., Agustí, J., Barsky, D., Blain, H.-A.,Boulbes, N., Bruxelles, L., Claude, J., Cochard, D., Filoux, A., Firmat, C., Lozano-Fernández, I., Magniez, P., Pelletier, M., Rios-Garaizar, J., Testu, A., Valensi, P., De Weyer, L. 2015. Bois-de-Riquet (Lézignan-la-Cèbe, Hérault): A late Early Pleistocene archeological occurrence in southern France. Quaternary International (In press) >>

Chevin, L.-M., Visser, M.E. & Tufto, J. 2015. Estimating the variation, autocorrelation, and environmental sensitivity of phenotypic selection. Evolution 69 (9): 2319-2332 >>

Gamelon, M., Gaillard, J.-M., Gimenez, O., Coulson, T., Tuljapurkar, S. & Baubet, E. 2015. Linking demographic responses and life history tactics from longitudinal data in mammals. Oikos (In press) >>

Hansen, B.B. & Aanes, R. 2015. Habituation to humans in a predator-free wild ungulate. Polar Biology 38 (2): 145-151 >>

Heggøy, O., Christensen-Dalsgaard, S., Ranke, P.S., Chastel, O. & Bech, C. 2015. GPS-loggers influence behaviour and physiology in the black-legged kittiwake Rissa tridactyla. Marine Ecology Progress Series 521: 273-284 >>

Herfindal, I., Tremblay, J.-P., Hester, A.J., Lande, U.S. & Wam, H. 2015. Associational relationships at multiple spatial scales affect forest damage by moose. Forest Ecology and Management 348: 97-107 >>

Herfindal, I., van de Pol, M., Nielsen, J.T., Møller, A.P. & Sæther, B.-E. 2015. Climatic conditions cause complex patterns of covariation between demographic traits in a long-lived raptor. Journal of Animal Ecology 84 (3): 702-711 >>

Holand, H., Jensen, H., Tufto, J., Pärn, H., Sæther, B.-E. & Ringsby, T.H. 2015. Endoparasite infection has both short- and long-term negative effects on reproductive success of female house sparrows, as revealed by faecal parasitic egg counts. PLoS ONE 10 (5): e0125773 >>

Kropatsch, R., Melis, C., Stronen, A.V., Jensen, H. & Epplen, J.T. 2015. Molecular genetics of sex identification, breed ancestry and polydactyly in the Norwegian Lundehund breed. Journal of Heredity 106 (4): 403-406 >>

Lee, A.M., Bjørkvoll, E., Hansen, B.B., Albon, S.D., Stien, A:, Sæther, B.-E., Engen, S., Veiberg, V., Loe, L.-E. & Grøtan, V. 2015. An integrated population model for a long-lived ungulate: more efficient data use with Bayesian methods. Oikos 124 (6): 806-816. >>

Lemaître, J.F.,  Vanpé, C., Plard, F., Pélabon, C., Gaillard, J.M. 2015. Response to Packard: make sure we do not throw out the biological baby with the statistical bath water when performing allometric analyses. Biology Letters 11 (6):

Lemaître, J.F., Berger, V., Bonenfant, C., Douhard, M., Gamelon, M., Plard, F. & Gaillard, J.-M. 2015. Early-late life trade-offs and the evolution of ageing in the wild. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282 (1806): 20150209 >>

Louhi. P., Robertsen, G., Fleming, I.A. & Einum, S. 2015. Can timing of spawning explain the increase in egg size with female size in salmonid fish? Ecology of Freshwater Fish 24 (1): 23-31 >>

Melis, C., Herfindal, I., Dahl, F. & Åhlén, P.-A. 2015. Individual and temporal variation in habitat association of an alien carnivore at its invasion front. PLoS ONE 10 (3): e0122492 >>

Opedal, Ø.H., Armbruster W.S. & Pélabon, C. 2015. Inbreeding effects in a mixed-mating vine: effects of mating history, pollen competition and stress on the cost of inbreeding. AoB PLANTS 7: plv133 >>

Opedal, Ø.H., Armbruster, W.S. & Graae, B.J. 2015. Linking small-scale topography with microclimate, plant species diversity and intra-specific trait variation in an alpine landscape. Plant Ecology & Diversity (In press). >>

Pélabon, C., Albertsen, E., Falahati-Anbaran, M. & Armbruster, W.S. 2015. Does multiple paternity affect seed mass in angiosperms? An experimental test in Dalechampia scandens. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 28 (9): 1719-1733 >>

Pélabon, C., Hennet, L., Strimbeck, R., Johnson, H. & Armbruster W.S. 2015. Blossom colour change after pollination provides carbon for developing seeds. Functional Ecology, 29 (9): 1137–1143. >>

Penz, C., DeVries, P., Tufto, J. & Lande, R. 2015. Butterfly dispersal across Amazonia and its implication for biogeography. Ecography 38 (4): 410-418 >>

Ringsby, T.H., Jensen, H., Pärn, H., Kvalnes, T., Boner, W., Gillespie, R., Holand, H., Hagen, I.J., Rønning, B., Sæther, B.-E. & Monaghan, P. 2015. On being the right size: increased body size is associated with reduced telomere length under natural conditions. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282: 20152331 >>

Roulin, A. & Jensen, H. 2015. Sex-linked inheritance, genetic correlations and sexual dimorphism in three melanin-based colour traits in the barn owl. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 28 (3): 655-666 >>

Sereni, L. & Einum, S. 2015. No evidence for activity adjustment in response to increased density in Daphnia magna. PLoS ONE 10 (12): e0144759 >>

Solbu, E.B., Engen, S. & Diserud, O.H. 2015. Guidelines when estimating temporal changes in density dependent populations. Ecological Modelling 313: 355-376 >>

Sæther, B.-E. & Engen, S. 2015. The concept of fitness in fluctuating environments. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 30 (5): 273-281 >>

Tarka, M., Bolstad, G.H., Wacker, S., Räsänen, K., Hansen, T.F. & Pélabon, C. 2015. Did natural selection make the Dutch taller? A cautionary note on the importance of quantification in understanding evolution. Evolution, 69 (12): 3204-3206 >>

Tarka, M., Hansson, B. & Hasselquist, D. 2015. Selection and evolutionary potential of spring arrival phenology in males and females of a migratory songbird. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 28 (5): 1024-1038 >>

Tufto, J. 2015. Genetic evolution, plasticity, and bet-hedging as adaptive responses to temporally autocorrelated fluctuating selection: A quantitative genetic model. Evolution 69 (8): 2034-2049 >>


Armbruster, W.S., Pélabon, C., Bolstad, G.H. & Hansen, T.F. 2014. Integrated phenotypes: Understanding trait covariation in plants and animals. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B. 369 (1649): 20130245 >>

Baalsrud, H.T., Sæther, B.-E., Hagen, I.J., Myhre, A.M., Ringsby, T.H., Pärn, H. & Jensen, H. 2014. Effects of population characteristics and structure on estimates of effective population size in a house sparrow metapopulation. Molecular Ecology 23 (11): 2653-2668 >>

Bellier, E., Grøtan, V., Engen, S., Schartau, A.-K., Herfindal, I. & Finstad, A.G. 2014. Distance decay of similarity, effects of environmental noise and ecological heterogeneity among species in the spatio-temporal dynamics of a dispersal-limited community. Ecography 37 (2): 172–182 >>

Bolstad, G.H., Hansen, T.F., Pélabon, C., Falahati-Anbaran, M., Perez-Barrales, R. & Armbruster, W.S. 2014. Genetic constraints and evolutionary divergence in Dalechampia blossoms. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B. 369 (1649): 20130255 >>

Eftestøl, S., Tsegaye, D., Herfindal, I., Flydal, K. & Colman, J.E. 2014. Measuring effects of linear obstacles on wildlife movements: accounting for the relationship between crossing probability and step length. European Journal of Wildlife Research 60 (2): 271–278 >>

Einum, S. 2014. Ecological modeling of metabolic rates predicts diverging optima across food abundances. The American Naturalist 183 (3): 410-417 >>

Engen, S., Lande, R. & Sæther, B.-E. 2014. Evolutionary consequences of nonselective harvesting in density-dependent populations.The American Naturalist 84 (6): 714-726 >>

Engen, S., Kvalnes, T. & Sæther, B.-E. 2014. Estimating phenotypic selection in age-structured populations by removing transient fluctuations. Evolution 68 (9): 2509-2523 >>

Engen, S. & Sæther, B.-E. 2014. Evolution in fluctuating environments: decomposing selection into additive components of the Robertson-Price equation. Evolution 68 (3): 854-865 >>

Evans, S., Schielzeth H., Forstmeier, W., Sheldon, B.C. & Husby, A. 2014. Non-autosomal inheritance of colour in two bird populations. American Naturalist 184 (3): 374-383 >>

Firmat, C., Lozano-Fernández, I., Augusti, J., Bolstad, G.H., Cuenca-Bescos, G., Hansen, T.F. & Pélabon, C. 2014. Walk the line: 600,000 years of molar evolution constrained by the static allometry in the fossil rodent Miomys savini. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B. 369 (1649): 20130257 >>

Hansen, B.B., Isaksen, K., Benestad, R.E., Kohler, J., Pedersen, Å.Ø., Loe, L.E., Coulson, S.J., Larsen, J.O. & Varpe, Ø. 2014. Warmer and wetter winters: characteristics and implications of an extreme weather event in the High Arctic. Environmental Research Letters 9 (11): 114021. >>

Herfindal, I., Haanes, H., Røed, K.H., Solberg, E.J., Markussen, S.S., Heim, M. & Sæther, B.-E. 2014. Population properties affect inbreeding avoidance in moose. Biology Letters 10 (12): 20140786 >>

Herfindal, I., Haanes, H., Solberg, E.J., Røed, K.H., Høgda, K.A. & Sæther, B.E. 2014. Moose body mass variation revisited: disentangling effects of environmental conditions and genetics. Oecologia 174 (2): 447-458 >>

Holand, H., Jensen, H., Tufto, J., Soliman, M., Pärn, H., Sæther, B.-E. & Ringsby, T.H. 2014. Lower survival probability of house sparrows severely infected by the gapeworm parasite. Journal of Avian Biology 45 (4): 365-373 >>

Hoset, K.S., Espmark, Y., Fossøy, F., Stokke, B.G., Jensen, H., Wedege, M.I. & Moksnes, A. 2014. Extra-pair paternity in relation to regional and local climate in an Arctic breeding passerine. Polar Biology 37 (1): 89-97 >>

Husby, A. & Husby, M. 2014. Interspecific analysis of vehicle avoidance behaviour in European birds. Behavioural Ecology 25 (3): 504-508 >>

Jensen, H., Szulkin, M. & Slate, J. 2014. Molecular quantitative genetics. In: Charmantier, A., Kruuk, L.E.B. & Garant, D. (eds) Quantitative genetics in the wild. Oxford University Press >>

Kawakami, T., Backström, N., Burri, R., Husby, A., Olason, P.I., Rice A.M., Ålund, M., Qvarnström, A. & Ellegren, H. 2014. Estimation of linkage disequilibrium and interspecific gene flow in Ficedula flycatchers by a newly developed 50k SNP array. Molecular Ecology Resources 14 (6): 1248-1260 >>

Lande, U.S., Herfindal, I., Willebrand, T., Moa, P.F. & Storaas T. 2014. Landscape characteristics explain large-scale variation in demographic traits in forest grouse. Landscape Ecology 29 (1): 127-139 >>

Pelabon, C., Larsen, L.K., Bolstad, G.H., Viken, Å., Fleming, I.A. & Rosenqvist, G. 2014. The effects of sexual selection on life-history traits: an experimental study on guppies. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 27 (2): 404-416 >>

Pélabon, C., Firmat, C., Bolstad, G.H., Voje, K.L., Houle, D., Cassara, J., Le Rouzic, A. & Hansen, T.F. 2014. Evolution of morphological allometry. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 1320: 58-75 >>

Robertsen, G., Armstrong, J., Nislow, K.H., Herfindal, I., McKelvey, S. & Einum, S. 2014. Spatial variation in the relationship between performance and metabolic rate in wild-juvenile Atlantic salmon. Journal of Animal Ecology 83 (4): 791-799 >>

Roth, O., Sundin, J., Berglund. A., Rosenqvist, G. & Wegner, K.M. 2014. Male mate choice relies on major histocompatibility complex class I in a sex-role reversed pipefish. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 27 (5): 929-938 >>

Rosvold, J., Herfindal, I., Andersen, R & Hufthammer, A.-K. 2014. Long-term morphological changes in the skeleton of red deer (Artiodactyla, Cervidae) at its northern periphery. Journal of Mammalogy 92 (3): 626-637 >>

Røed, K.H., Bjørnstad, G., Flagstad, Ø., Haanes, H., Hufthammer, A.K., Jordhøy, P. & Rosvold, R. 2014. Ancient DNA reveals prehistoric habitat fragmentation and recent domestic introgression into native wild reindeer. Conservation Genetics 15 (5): 1137-1149 >>

Schielzeth H. & Husby, A. 2014. Challenges and prospects in genome wide QTL mapping of standing genetic variation in natural populations. The year in Evolutionary Biology. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 1320: 35-57 >>

Steinsland, I., Thorrud Larsen, C., Roulin, A. & Jensen, H. 2014. Quantitative genetic modeling and inference in the presence of non-ignorable missing data. Evolution 68 (6): 1735-1747 >>

Thorrud Larsen, C., Holand, A.M., Jensen, H., Steinsland, I. & Roulin, A. 2014. On estimation and identifiability issues of sex-linked inheritance with a case study of pigmentation in Swiss barn owl (Tyto alba). Ecology and Evolution 4 (9): 1555-1566 >>

Voje, K.L., Hansen, T.F., Egset, C.K., Bolstad, G.H. & Pélabon, C. 2014. Allometric constraints and the evolution of allometry. Evolution 68 (3): 866 - 885 >>

Westneat, D.F., Bokony, V., Burke, T., Chastel, O., Jensen, H., Kvalnes, T., Lendvai, A.Z., Liker, A., Mock, D., Schroeder, J., Schwagmeyer, P.L., Sorci, G. & Stewart, I.R.K. 2014. Individual plasticity and fecundity varies among populations of a globally-distributed songbird. Journal of Animal Ecology 83 (4): 876-887 >>

Wilhelmsson D. & Langhamer O. 2014. The influence of fisheries exclusion and addition of hard substrata on fish and crustaceans. In: Marine renewable energy technology and environmental interactions. Humanity and the Sea. (Shields & Payne eds.),  pp. 49-60. Springer >>


Aronsen, T., Berglund, A., Mobley, K.B., Ratikainen, I.I. & Rosenqvist, G. 2013. Sex ratio and density affect sexual selection in a sex-role reversed fish. Evolution 67, 3243-3257

Aronsen, T., Mobley, K.B, Berglund, A., Sundin, J., Billing, A.M. & Rosenqvist, G. 2013. The operational sex ratio and density influence spatial relationships between breeding pipefish. Behavioural Ecology 24, 888-897

Basille, M., Van Moorter, B., Herfindal, I., Martin, J., Linnell, J.D.C., Odden, J., Andersen, R. & Gaillard, J.-M. 2013. Selecting habitat to survive: the impact of road density on survival in a large carnivore. PLoS ONE 8, e654931

Engen, S., Lande, R. & Sæther, B.-E. 2013. A quantitative genetic model of r- and K-selection in a fluctuating population. American Naturalist 181, 725-736

Engen, S., Sæther, B.-E., Armitage, K. B., Blumstein, D. T., Clutton-Brock, T. H., Stephen Dobsen, F., Fiesta-Bianchet, M., Oli, M. K., & Ozgul, A. 2013. Estimating the effect of temporally autocorrelated environments on the demography of density-independent age-structured populations. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 4, 573-584.

Firmat, C., Alibert, P., Losseau, M., Baroiller, J.-F. & Schliewen, U.K. 2013. Successive invasion-mediated interspecific hybridizations and population structure in the endangered cichlid Oreochromis mossambicus. PLoS ONE 8, e63880

Flatt, T., Amdam, G.V., Kirkwood, T.B.L. & Omholt, S.W. 2013. Life history evolution and the polyphenic regulation of somatic maintenance and survival. The Quarterly Review of Biology 88, 185-218

Haanes, H., Markussen, S.S., Herfindal, I., Røed, K.H., Solberg, E.J., Heim, M., Midthjell, L. & Sæther, B.E. 2013. Effects of inbreeding on fitness-related traits in a small isolated moose population. Ecology & Evolution 3, 4230-4242

Hagen, I.J., Herfindal, I., Donnellan, S. & Bull, C.M. 2013. Fine scale genetic structure in a population of the prehensile tailed lizard Corucia zebrata. Journal of Herpetology 47, 5-8

Hagen, I.J., Billing, A., Rønning, B., Pedersen, S.A., Pärn, H., Slate, J. & Jensen, H. 2013. The easy road to genome-wide medium density SNP screening in a non-model species: development and application of a 10K SNP-chip for the house sparrow (Passer domesticus). Molecular Ecology Resources 13, 429-439

Hansen, B.B., Grøtan, V., Aanes, R., Sæther, B.-E., Stien, A., Fuglei, E., Ims, R.A., Yoccoz, N.G. & Pedersen, Å.Ø. 2013. Climate events synchronize the dynamics of a resident vertebrate community in the High Arctic. Science 339, 313-315

Holand, A.M., Steinsland, I., Martino, S. & Jensen, H. 2013. Animal models and Integrated Nested Laplace Approximations. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics 3, 1241-1251

Holand, H., Jensen, H., Tufto, J., Sæther, B.-E. & Ringsby, T.H. Temporal and spatial variation in prevalence of the parasite Syngamus trachea in a metapopulation of house sparrows (Passer domesticus). Parasitology 140, 1275-1286.

Huisman, J. & Tufto, J. 2013. Modelling wild-domestic interbreeding: How selection on a quantitative trait affects gene flow at a neutral locus. Journal of Theoretical Biology 33, 42-51

Jensen, H., Moe, R., Hagen, I.J., Holand, A.M., Kekkonen, J., Tufto, J. & Sæther, B.-E. 2013. Genetic variation and structure of house sparrow populations: is there an island effect? Molecular Ecology 22, 1792-1805

Kvalnes, T., Ringsby, T.H., Jensen, H. & Sæther, B.-E. 2013. Correlates of egg size variation in a population of house sparrow Passer domesticus. Oecologia 171, 391-402

Linnerud, M., Sæther, B.-E., Grøtan, V., Engen, S., Noble, D.G. & Freckleton, R.B. 2013. Interspecific differences in stochastic population dynamics explains variation in Taylor's temporal power law. Oikos 122, 1207-1216

Martin, J., Van Moorter, B., Revilla, E., Blanchard, P., Dray, S., Quenette, P.-Y., Allainé, D., Swenson, J.E. & Fryxell, J. 2013. Reciprocal modulation of internal and external factors determines individual movements. Journal of Animal Ecology 82, 290-300

Melis, C., Nilsen, E.B., Panzacchi, M., Linnell, J.D.C. & Odden. J. 2013. Roe deer face competing risks between predators along a gradient in abundance. Ecosphere 4, art 111

Melis, C., Borg, Å.A., Espelien, I.S. & Jensen, H. 2013. Low neutral genetic variability in a specialist puffin hunter: the Norwegian Lundehund. Animal Genetics 44, 348-351

Melis, C., Borg, Å.A., Jensen, H., Bjørkvoll, E., Ringsby, T.H. & Sæther, B.-E. 2013. Genetic variability and structure of the water vole Arvicola amphibius across four metapopulations in northern Norway. Ecology and Evolution 3, 770-778

Van Moorter, B., Visscher, D., Herfindal, I., Basille, M., & Mysterud, A. 2013. Inferring behavioural mechanisms in habitat selection studies - getting the null-hypothesis right for functional and familiarity responses. Ecography 36, 323-330

Van Moorter, B., Bunnefeld, N., Panzacchi, M., Rolandsen, C.M., Solberg, E.J., Sæther, B.-E. & Fryxell, J. 2013. Understanding scales of movement: animals ride waves and ripples of environmental change. Journal of Animal Ecology 72, 770-780.

Pélabon, C., Osler, N.C., Diekmann, M., &  Graae, B.J. 2013. Decoupled phenotypic variation between floral and vegetative traits: distinguishing between developmental and environmental correlations. Annals of  Botany  111, 935-944

Pélabon, C., Bolstad, G.H., Egset, C.K., Cheverud, J.M., Pavlicev, M. & Rosenqvist, G. 2013. On the relationship between ontogenetic and static allometry. The American Naturalist 181, 195-212

Pérez-Barrales, R., Bolstad, G.H., Pélabon, C., Hansen, T.F. & Armbruster, W.S. 2013. Pollinators and seed predators generate conflicting selection on Dalechampia blossoms. Oikos 122, 1411-1428

Ratikainen, I.I. & Wright, J. 2013. Adaptive management of body mass by Siberian jays. Animal Behaviour 85, 427-434

Reed, T., Grøtan, V., Jenouvrier, S., Sæther, B.-E. & Visser, M.E. 2013. Population growth in a wild bird is buffered against phenological mismatch. Science 340, 488-491

Robertsen, G., Skoglund, H. & Einum, S. 2013. Offspring size effects vary over fine spatio-temporal scales in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 70, 5-12

Sandvik, H., Sæther, B.-E., Holmern, T., Tufto, J., Engen, S. and Roy, H.E. 2013. Generic ecological impact assessments of alien species in Norway: a semi-quantitative set of criteria. Biodiversity and Conservation 22, 37-62

Solbu, E. B., Engen, S. & Diserud, O. 2013. Changing environments causing time delays in population dynamics. Mathematical Biosciences 244: 213-223.

Sundin, J., Rosenqvist, G. & Berglund, A. 2013. Altered oceanic pH impairs mating propensity in a pipefish. Ethology 119, 86-93

Sæther, B.-E., Engen, S. & Grøtan, V. 2013. Species diversity and community similarity in fluctuating environments: parametric approaches using species abundance distributions. Journal of Animal Ecology, in press.

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Westneat, D.F., Bokony, V., Burke, T., Chastel, O., Jensen, H., Kvalnes, T., Lendvai, A.Z., Liker, A., Mock, D., Schroeder, J., Schwagmeyer, P.L., Sorci, G. & Stewart, I.R.K. 2013. Individual plasticity and fecundity varies among populations of a globally-distributed songbird. Journal of Animal Ecology, in press


Bellier, E., Grøtan, V., Engen, S., Schartau, A.K., Diserud, O.H. & Finstad, A.G. 2012. Combining counts and incidence data: an efficient approach for estimating the log-normal species abundance distribution and diversity indices. Oecologia 170, 477-488.

Billing, A.M., Lee, A.M., Skjelseth, S., Borg, Å.A., Hale, M.C., Slate, J., Pärn, H., Ringsby, T.H., Sæther, B.-E., Jensen, H. 2012. Evidence of inbreeding depression but not inbreeding avoidance in a natural house sparrow population. Molecular Ecology 21, 1487-1499.

Bjørkvoll, E.M., Grøtan, V., Aanes, S., Sæther, B.-E., Engen, S. & Aanes, R. 2012. Stochastic population dynamics and life-history variation in marine fish species. American Naturalist 180, 372-387.

Bjørneraas, K., Herfindal, I., Solberg, E.J., Sæther, B.-E., van Moorter, B. & Rolandsen, C.M. 2012. Habitat quality influences population distribution, individual space use and functional response in habitat selection by a large herbivore. Oecologia 168, 231-243.

Bolstad G.H. , Pélabon C., Larsen L.K., Fleming I.A., Viken Å., Rosenqvist G. 2012. The effect of purging on sexually selected traits through antagonistic pleiotropy with survival. Ecology and Evolution 2, 1181-1194

Dawson, D.A., Horsburgh, G.J., Krupa, A., Stewart, I.R.K., Skjelseth, S., Jensen, H., Ball, A.D., Spurgin, L.G., Mannarelli, M.-E., Nakagawa, S., Schroeder, J., Vangestel, C., Hinten, G.N. & Burke, T. 2012. Microsatellite resources for Passeridae species: a predicted microsatellite map of the house sparrow Passer domesticus. Molecular Ecology Resources 12, 501-523.

Diserud, O.H., Stur, E. & Aagaard, K. 2012. How reliable are Malaise traps for biomonitoring? – A bivariate species abundance model evaluation using alpine Chironomidae (Diptera). Insect Conservation and Diversity, (In press)

Egset, C.K., Hansen, T.F. , Le Rouzic, A., Bolstad, G.H., Rosenqvist, G., & Pélabon, C. 2012. Artificial selection on allometry: change in elevation but not slope. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25, 938-948.

Engen, S., Sæther, B.-E., Kvalnes, T. & Jensen, H. 2012. Estimating fluctuating selection in age-structured populations. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25, 1487-1499.

Erikstad, K.E., Reiertsen, T.K., Barrett, R.T., Vikebø, F. and Sandvik H. (2012) Seabird–fish interactions: the fall and rise of a common guillemot Uria aalge population. Marine Ecology Progress Series (In press).

Grøtan, V., Lande, R., Engen, S., Sæther, B.-E. & DeVries, P.J. 2012. Seasonal cycles of species diversity and similarity in a trophical butterfly community. Journal of Animal Ecology 81, 714-723.

Hagen, I.J., Donnellan, S. & Bull, C.M. 2012. Phylogeography of the prehensile tailed skink Corucia zebrata on the Solomon Archipelago. Ecology and Evolution 2, 1220–1234

Hansen, B.B. & Aanes, R. 2012. Kelp and seaweed feeding by high-arctic wild reindeer under extreme winter conditions. Polar Research 31, 17258.

Herfindal, I., Drever, M.C., Høgda, K.-A., Podruzny, K.M., Nudds, T.D., Grøtan, V. & Sæther, B.-E. 2012. Landscape heterogeneity and the effects of environmental conditions on prairie wetlands. Landscape Ecology 27, 1435-1450.

Huisman, J. & Tufto, J. 2012. Comparison of non-gaussian quantitative models for migration and stabilizing selection. Evolution 66, 3444-3461.

de Jong, K., Forsgren, E., Sandvik, H. & Amundsen, T. 2012. Measuring mating competition correctly: available evidence supports operational sex ratio theory. Behavioral Ecology, 23, 1170–1177.

Kekkonen, J., Jensen, H. & Brommer, J.E. 2012. Morphometric differentiation across Finnish house sparrow Passer domesticus populations in comparison tothe neutral expectation for divergence. Ibis 154, 846-857.

Pärn, H. & Sæther, B.-E. 2012. Influence of temperature on dispersal in two bird species. In: Clobert, J., Baguette, M., Benton, T.G. & Bulloc, J.M. (eds) Dispersal ecology and evolution. Oxford University Press, pp 349-356.

Pärn, H., Ringsby, T.H., Jensen, H. & Sæther, B.-E. 2012. Spatial heterogeneity in the effects of climate and density-dependence on dispersal in a house sparrow metapopulation. Proceedings of the Royal Society, B: Biological Sciences 279, 144-152.

Pélabon, C., Thöne, P., Hansen, T.F. , & Armbruster, W.S. 2012.
Signal honesty and cost of pollinator rewards in Dalechampia scandens (Euphorbiaceae). Annals of Botany 109, 1331–1339.

Ratikainen, I.I., Sødal, L.R.H., Kazem, A. & Wright, J. 2012. Private and public information use strategies by foraging groups of wild Siberian jays. Animal Behaviour 83, 1243-1251.

Reiertsen, T.K., Erikstad, K.E., Barrett, R.T. , Sandvik, H. & Yoccoz, N.G. 2012. Climate fluctuations and differential survival of bridled and non-bridled Common Guillemots Uria aalge. Ecosphere 3, article 52, 1–15.

Sandvik, H., Erikstad, K.E. & Sæther, B.-E. 2012. Climate affects seabird population dynamics both via reproduction and adult survival. Marine Ecology Progress Series 454, 273-284.

Tiilikainen, R., Solberg, E.J., Nygren, T. & Pusenius, J. 2012. Spatio-temporal relationship between calf body mass and population productivity in Fennoscandian moose Alces alces. Wildlife Biology 18, 304-317.

Tufto, J., Lande, R., Ringsby, T.-H., Engen, S., Sæther, B.-E., Walla, T.R. & DeVries, P.J. 2012. Estimating Brownian motion dispersal rate, longevity and population density from spatially explicit mark-recapture data on tropical butterflies. Journal of Animal Ecology 81, 756-769.

Vindenes, Y., Sæther, B.-E. & Engen, S. 2012. Effects of demographic structure on key properties of stochastic density-independent population dynamics. Theoretical Population Biology 82, 253-263.


Anmarkrud J.A., Kleven O., Augustin J., Bentz K.H., Blomqvist D., Fernie K.J., Magrath M.J.L., Pärn H., Quinn J.S., Robertson R.J., Szép T., Tarof S., Wagner R.H. & Lifjeld J.T. 2011. Factors affecting germline mutations in a hypervariable microsatellite: a comparative analysis of six species of swallows (Aves: Hirundinidae). Mutation Research/Fundamental and Molecular Mechanisms of Mutagenesis 708, 37-43.

Avilés, J.M., Vikan, J.R., Fossøy, F., Antonov, A., Moksnes, A., Røskaft. E., Shykoff, J. A., Møller, A.P., Jensen, H., Procházka, P. & Stokke, B.G. 2011. The common cuckoo Cuculus canorus is not locally adapted to its reed warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus host. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 24, 314-325.

Bjørneraas, K., Solberg, E.J., Herfindal, I., Van Moorter, B., Rolandsen, C.M., Tremblay, J.-P., Skarpe, C., Sæther, B.-E., Eriksen, R. & Astrup, R. 2011. Moose Alces alces at multiple temporal scales in a human-altered landscape. Wildlife Biology 17, 44-54.

Borg, Å., Pedersen, S., Jensen, H. & Westerdahl, H. 2011. Variation in MHC genotypes in two populations of house sparrow (Passer domesticus) with different population histories. Ecology and Evolution 1, 145-159.

Certain, G., Skarpaas, O., Bjerke, J.W., Framstad, E., Lindholm, M., Nielsen, J.E., Norderhaug, A., Oug, E., Perdersen, H.C., Schartau, A.K., Storaunet, K.O., Van der Meeren, G., Aslaksen, I., Engen, S., Garnåsjordet, P.A., Kvaløy, P., Lillegård, M., Yoccoz, G., & Nybø, S. 2011. The nature index: a general framework to synthesize knowledge on the state of biodiversity. 2011. PLoS ONE 6(4): e18930.

Delgado, M. M., Ratikainen, I. I., & Kokko, H. 2010. Inertia: the discrepancy between individual and common good in dispersal and prospecting behaviour. Biological Reviews 86, 717-732.

Egset, C.K., Bolstad, G.H., Rosenqvist, G., Endler, J.A. & Pelabon, C. 2011. Geographical variation in allometry in the guppy (Poecilia reticulata). Journal of Evolutionary Biology 24, 2631-2638.

Einum, S., Robertsen, G., Nislow, K.H., McKelvey, S. & Armstrong, J.D. 2011. The spatial scale of density-dependent growth and implications for dispersal from nests in juvenile Atlantic salmon. Oecologia 165, 959-969.

Engen, S., Aagaard, K. & Bongard, T. 2011. Disentangling the effects of heterogeneity, stochastic dynamics and sampling in a community of aquatic insects. Ecological Modelling 222, 1387-1393

Engen, S., Grøtan, V. & Sæther, B.-E. 2011. Estimating similarity of communities: a parametric approach to spatio-temporal analysis of species diversity. Ecography 34, 220-231.

Engen, S., Lande, R. & Sæther, B.-E. 2011. Evolution of a plastic quantitative trait in an age-structured population in a fluctuating environment. Evolution , 65, 2893-2906.

Haanes, H., Røed, K.H., Perez-Espona, S. & Rosef, O. 2011. Low genetic variation support bottlenecks in Scandinavian red deer. European Journal of Wildlife Research 57, 1137-1150.

Haanes, H., Røed, K.H., Solberg, E.J., Herfindal, I. & Sæther, B.-E. 2011. Genetic discontinuities in a continuously distributed and highly mobile ungulate, the Norwegian moose. Conservation Genetics 12, 1131-1143.

Hansen, B.B., Aanes, R., Herfindal, I., Kohler, J. & Saether, B.-E. 2011. Climate, icing, and wild arctic reindeer: past relationships and future prospects. Ecology 92, 1917-1923.

Hansen, T.F., Pelabon, C. & Houle, D. 2011. Heritability is not evolvability. Evolutionary Biology 38, 258-277.

Holand, A. M., Jensen, H., Tufto, J. & Moe, R. 2011. Does genetic drift or selection explain geographic differentiation of morphological characters in house sparrows Passer domesticus? Genetics Research 93, 367-379.

Houle D., Pélabon C., Wagner G.P. & Hansen T.F. 2011. Measurement and Meaning in Biology. The Quarterly Review of Biology 86, 3-34

Jensen, H., Hagen, I.J., Billing, A., Steinsland, I. & Holand, A.M. 2011. The genetic basis of response to selection and inbreeding depression in natural bird populations – insight from genomics analyses. Microarray Newsletter 01/2011, 2.

Kekkonen, J., Hanski, I.K., Jensen, H., Väisänen, R.A. & Brommer, J. 2011. Increased genetic differentiation in house sparrows after a strong population decline: From panmixia towards structure in a common bird. Biological Conservation 144, 2931-2940.

Kekkonen, J., Seppä, P., Hanski, I.K., Jensen, H., Väsiänen, R.A. &
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Kvingedal, E. & Einum, S. 2011. Intra- and intercohort spatial density dependence in juvenile brown trout (Salmo trutta). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 68, 115-121.

Larsen, L.-K., Pélabon, C., Bolstad, G.H., Viken, Å., Fleming, I.A. & Rosenqvist, G. 2011. Temporal change in inbreeding depression in life-history traits in captive populations of guppy (Poecilia reticulata): evidence for purging? Journal of Evolutionary Biology 24, 823-834.

Lee, A.M., Sæther, B.-E. & Engen, S. 2011. Demographic stochasticity, Allee effects and extinction: the influence of mating system and sex ratio. American Naturalist 177, 301-313.

Lee, A.M., Engen, S. & Sæther, B.-E. 2011. The influence of persistent individual differences and age at maturity on effective population size. Proceedings of the Royal Society London B 278, 3303-3312.

Marzal, A., Ricklefs, R.E., Valkiūnas, G., Albayrak, T., Arriero, E., Bonneaud, C., Czirják, G.A., Ewen, J., Hellgren, O., Iezhova, T.A., Jensen, H., Križanauskienė. A., Lima, M.R., de Lope, F., Magnussen, E., Martin, L.B., Møller, A.P., Munclinger, P., Palinauskas, V., Pap, P.L., Pérez-Tris, J., Sehgal, R.N.M, Soler, M., Szöllősi, E., Westerdahl, H., Zetindjiev, P. & Bensch, S. 2011. Diversity, loss, and gain of malaria parasites in a globally invasive bird. PLoS One 6(7): e21905.

Melis C., Holmern T., Ringsby T.H. & Saether B.-E. 2011. Who ends up in the eagle owl pellets? A new method to assess whether water voles experience different predation risk. Mammalian Biology 76, 683-6.

Morellet, N., van Moorter, B., Cargnelutti, B., Angibault, J.M., Lourtet, B., Merlet, J., Ladet, S. & Hewison, A.J.M. 2011. Landscape composition influences roe deer habitat selection at both home range and landscape scales. Landscape Ecology 26, 999-1010.

Pélabon, C., Armbruster, W. S. & Hansen, T. F. 2011. Experimental evidence for the Berg hypothesis: vegetative traits are more sensitive than pollination traits to environmental variation. Functional Ecology 25, 247–257.

van de Pol, M., Vindenes, Y., Sæther, B.-E., Engen, S., Ens, B. J., Oosterbeek, K. and Tinbergen, J. M. 2011. Poor environmental tracking can make extinction risk insensitive to the colour of environmental noise. Proceedings of the Royal Society, B: Biological Sciences 278, 3713-3722.

Prochazka, P., Stokke, B.-G., Jensen, H., Fainova, D., Bellinvia, E., Fossøy, F., Vikan, J. R., Bryja, J. & Soler, M. 2011. Cryptic genetic differentiation in a long-distance migratory bird. Journal of Avian Biology 42: 103-113

Robertsen, G., Kvingedal, E. & Einum, S. 2011. Is there genetic variation in the response to competition intensity in juvenile brown trout, Salmo trutta? Journal of Fish Biology 78, 635-646.

Rolandsen, C.M., Solberg, E.J., Herfindal, I., Van Moorter, B. & Sæther, B.-E. 2011. Large-scale spatiotemporal variation in road mortality of moose - is it all about population density? Ecosphere 2: art 113.

Schrey, A.W., Grispo, M., Awad, M., Cood, M.B., McCoy, E.D., Mushinsky, H.R., Albayrak, T., Bensch, S., Burke, T., Butler, L.K, Dor, R., Fokidis, H.B., Jensen, H., Imboma, T., Kessler-Rios, M.M., Marzal, A., Stewart, I.R.K., Westerdahl, H., Westneat, D.F., Zehtindejiev, P. & Martin, L.B. 2011. Broad-scale latitudinal patterns of genetic diversity among native European and introduced house sparrow (Passer domesticus) populations. Molecular Ecology 10: 1133-1143.

Skoglund, H., Einum, S. & Robertsen, G. 2011. Competitive interactions shape offspring performance in relation to seasonal timing of emergence in Atlantic salmon. Journal of Animal Ecology 80, 365-374.

Sæther, B.-E., Grøtan, V., Engen, S., Noble, G. D. & Freckleton R. P. 2011. Rarity, life history and scaling of the dynamics in time and space of British birds. Journal of Animal Ecology 80, 215-224.

Teichert, M.A.K., Foldvik, A., Forseth, T., Ugedal, O., Einum, S., Finstad, A.G., Hedger, R.D. & Bellier, E. 2011. Effects of spawning distribution on juvenile Atlantic salmon density and growth. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 68, 43-50.

Vindenes, Y., Engen, S. and Sæther, B.E. 2011. Integral projection models for finite populations in a stochastic environment. Ecology 92: 1146-1156.


Bjørneraas, K., Van Moorter, B., Rolandsen, C.M. & Herfindal, I. 2010 Screening GPS location data for errors using animal movement characteristics. Journal of Wildlife Management 74, 1361-1366.

Bolstad, G. H., Armbruster, W. S., Pélabon, C., Pérez-Barrales, R. & Hansen, T.F. 2010. Direct selection at the blossom level on floral reward by pollinators in a natural population of Dalechampia schottii: Full-disclosure honesty? New Phytologist 188, 370-384.

Engen, S., Lande, S., Sæther, B.-E. & Gienapp, P. 2010. Estimating the ratio of effective to actual size of an age-structured population from individual demographic data. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 23, 1148-1158.

Finstad, A.G., Einum, S., Sættem, L.M. & Hellen, B.A. 2010. Spatial distribution of Atlantic salmon breeders: among- and within-river variation and predicted consequences for offspring habitat availability. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 67, 1993-2001.

Foldvik, A., Finstad, A. G. & Einum, S. 2010. Relating juvenile spatial distribution to breeding patterns in anadromous salmonid populations. Journal of Animal Ecology 79, 501-509.

Fryxell, J.M., Packer, C., McCann, K., Solberg, E.J. & Sæther, B.-E. 2010. Resource management cycles and the sustainability of harvested wildlife populations. Science 328, 903 - 906.

Gaillard, J.M., Hebblewhite, M., Loison, A., Fuller, M., Powell, R., Basille, M., Van Moorter, B. 2010. Habitat-performance relationships: finding the right metric at a given spatial scale. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 365, 2255-2265.

Hansen, B.B., Aanes, R. & Sæther, B.-E. 2010. Partial seasonal migration in high-arctic Svalbard reindeer (Rangifer tarandus platyrhynchus). Canadian Journal of Zoology (in press).

Hansen, B.B., Aanes, R. & Sæther, B.-E. 2010. Feeding-crater selection by high-arctic reindeer facing ice-blocked pastures. Canadian Journal of Zoology 88, 170-177.

Herfindal, I. Linnell, J.D.C., Elmhagen, B., Andersen, R., Eide, N.E., Frafjord, K., Henttonen, H., Kaikusalo, A., Mela, M., Tannerfeldt, M., Dalén, L., Strand, O., Landa, A. & Angerbjörn, A. 2010. Population persistence in a landscape context: the case of endangered arctic fox populations in Fennoscandia. Ecography 33, 932-941

Kuparinen, A., Tufto, J., Consuegra, S., Hindar, K., Merila, J. & de Leaniz, C. 2010. Effective size of an Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) metapopulation in Northern Spain. Conservation Genetics 11, 1559-1565.

Lande, U.S., Herfindal, I., Finne, M.H. & Kastdalen, L. 2009. Use of hunters in wildlife surveys: does hunter and forest grouse habitat selection coincide? European Journal of Wildlife Research 56, 107-115.

Lescureux, N. & Linnell, J.D.C. 2010. Knowledge and Perceptions of Macedonian Hunters and Herders: The Influence of Species Specific Ecology of Bears, Wolves, and Lynx. Human Ecology 38, 389-399.

Linnell, J.D.C., Brøseth, H., Odden, J. & Nilsen, E.B. 2010. Sustainably Harvesting a Large Carnivore? Development of Eurasian Lynx Populations in Norway During 160 Years of Shifting Policy. Environmental Management 45, 1142-1154.

Martin, J., Basille, M., Van Moorter, B., Kindberg, J., Allainé, D. & Swenson, J.E. 2010. Coping with human disturbance: spatial and temporal tactics of the brown bear (Ursus arctos). Canadian Journal of Zoology 88, 875-883.

Melis, C., Herfindal, I., Kauhala, K., Andersen, R. & Høgda, K.-A. 2010. Predicting animal performance through climatic and plant phenology variables: The case of an omnivore hibernating species in Finland. Mammalian Biology 75, 151-159.

Melis C., Basille, M., Herfindal I., Linnell J.D.C., Odden, J., Gaillard, J.-M., Høgda K.-A. & Andersen R. 2010 Roe deer population growth and lynx predation along a gradient of environmental productivity and climate in Norway. Ecoscience 17, 166-174.

Mysterud, A.& Sæther, B.-E. (in press) Climate change and implications for the future distribution and management of ungulates in Europe. In R. Andersen & R. Putman, et al. Large herbivores in Europe. Cambridge University Press.

Panzacchi M., Linnell J.D.C., Melis C., Odden M., Odden J., Gorini, L. & Andersen R. 2010. Effect of land-use on small mammal abundance and diversity in a forest-farmland mosaic landscape in south-eastern Norway. Forest Ecology and Management (In Press).

Panzacchi, M., Herfindal, I., Linnell, D.D.C., Odden, M., Odden, J. and Andersen, R. 2010. Trade-offs between maternal foraging and fawn predation risk in an income breeder. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 64, 1267-1278.

Ratikainen, I. I. & Kokko, H. 2010. Differential allocation and compensation: Who deserves the silver spoon? Behavioral Ecology 21, 195-200.

Ratikainen, I. I., Wright, J. & Kazem, A. J. N. 2010. Social class influences degree of variance-sensitivity in wild Siberian jays. Behavioral Ecology 21, 1067-1072.

Roulin, A., Altwegg, R., Jensen, H., Steinsland, I & Schaub, M. 2010. Sex-dependent selection on an autosomal melanic female ornament promotes the evolution of sex ratio bias. Ecology Letters 13, 616-626.

Solberg, E.J., Rolandsen, C.M., Heim, M., Linnell, J.D.C., Herfindal, I. & Sæther, B.-E. 2010. Age and sex-specific variation in detectability of moose (Alces alces) during the hunting season: implications for population monitoring. European Journal of Wildlife Research 56, 871-881.

Steinsland, I. & Jensen, H. 2010. Utilising Gaussian Markov Random Field properties of Bayesian Animal Models. Biometrics 66, 763-773.

Struve, J., Lorenzen, K., Blanchard, J., Borger, L., Bunnefeld, N., Edwards, C., Hortal, J., MacCall. A., Matthiopoulos, J., Van Moorter, B., Ozgul, A., Royer, F., Singh, N., Yesson, C., Bernard, R. 2010. Lost in space? Searching for directions in the spatial modelling of individuals, populations and species ranges. Biology Letters 6, 575-578.

Sundin, J., Berglund, A. & Rosenqvist, G. 2010. Turbity hampers mate choice in a pipefish. Ethology 116, 713-721

Sæther, B.-E. & Engen, S. 2010. Population Analyses. In: Møller, A.P., Fiedler, W. & Berthold, P. (eds.) Effects of Climate Change on Birds, pp. 67-76. Oxford University Press.

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Sæther, B.-E., Engen, S., Odden, J., Linnell, J.D.C., Grøtan, V. & Andrén, H. 2010. Sustainable harvest strategies of age-structured Eurasian lynx populations: The use of reproductive value. Biological Conservation 143, 1970-1979.

Tufto, J. 2010. Gene flow from domesticated species to wild relatives: migration load in a model of multivariate selection. Evolution 64, 180-192.

van de Pol, M., Vindenes, Y., Sæther, B.-E, Engen, S., Ens, B. J., Oosterbeek, K., & Tinbergen, J. M. 2010. Effects of climate change and variability on population dynamics in a long-lived shorebird. Ecology 91, 1192-1204.

van Moorter, B., Visscher, D.R., Jerde, C.L., Frair, J.L. & Merrill, E.H. 2010. Identiying movement states from location data using cluster analysis. Journal of Wildlife Management 74, 588-594.

Vindenes, Y., Lee, A. M., Engen, S., & Sæther, B.-E. 2010. Fixation of slightly beneficial mutations: Effects of life history. Evolution 64, 1063 - 1075.


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Armbruster W.S., Hansen T.F., Pélabon C., Pérez-Barrales R. & Maad J. 2009. The adaptive accuracy of flowers: Measurement and microevolutionary patterns. Annals of Botany 103, 1529-1545.

Armbruster W.S., Pélabon C., Hansen TF, & Bolstad G.H. 2009. Macroevolutionary patterns of pollination accuracy: a comparison of three genera. New Phytologist 183, 600-617.

Arnemo, J.M. & Aanes, R. 2009. Reversible Immobilization of Free-ranging Svalbard Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus platyrhynchus) with Medetomidine-Ketamine and Atipamezole. Journal of Wildlife Diseases (In press). KLIMA

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Dingemanse, N.J., Van der Plas, F., Wright, J., Réale, D., Schrama, M., Roff, D.A., Van der Zee E., & Barber, I. 2009. Individual experience and evolutionary history of predation affect expression of heritable variation in fish personality and morphology. Proceedings of the Royal Society London B (in press). STORF

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Aanes, S., Engen, S., Sæther, B.-E. & Aanes, R. 2007. Estimation of fish stock dynamical paprameters from catch-at-age data and indices of abundance: can natural and fishing mortality be separated? Canadian Journal of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences 64, 1130-1142.

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Solberg, E.J., Jensen, H., Ringsby, T.H. & Sæther, B.-E. 2006. Fitness consequences of hybridization between house sparrows (Passer domesticus) and tree sparrows (P. montanus). Journal of Ornithology 147, 504-506.

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Sæther, B.-E., Engen, S., Møller, A.P., Visser, M.E., Matthysen, E., Fiedler, W., Lambrechts, M.M., Becker, P.H., Brommer, J., Dickinson, J., Gehlbach, F.R., Merilä, J., Rendell, W., Thomson, D., & Török, J. 2005. Time to extinction of bird populations. Ecology 86, 693-700.

Sæther, B.-E., Engen, S., Persson, J., Brøseth, H., Landa, A. & Willebrand, T. 2005. Management strategies for the wolverine in Scandinavia. Journal of Wildlife Management 69, 1001-1014.

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Sæther, B.-E., Sutherland, W.J. & Engen, S. 2004. Climate influences on avian population dynamics. Advances in Ecological Research 35, 185-209.

Sæther, B.-E., Engen, S., Møller, A.P., hWeimerskirch, H., Visser, M.E., Fiedler, W., Matthysen, E., Lambrechts, M.M., Badyaev, A., Becker, P.H., Brommer, J.E., Bukacinski, D., Bukacinska, M., Christensen, H., Dickinson, J., du Feu, C., Gehlbach, F.R., Heg, D., Hötker, H., Merilä, J., Nielsen, J.T., Rendell, W., Robertson, R.J., Thomson, D.L., Török, J., & van Hecke, P. 2004. Life history variation predicts the effects of demographic stochasticity on avian population dynamics. American Naturalist 164, 793-802.

Sæther, B.-E., Engen, S., Lande, R., Møller, A.P., Bensch, S., Hasselquist, D., Leisler, B. & Beier, J. 2004. Time to extinction in relation to mating system and type of density regulation in populations with two sexes. Journal of Animal Ecology 73, 925-934.

Sæther, B.-E. & Engen, S. 2004. Stochastic population theory faces reality in the laboratory. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 19, 351-353.

Sæther, B.-E., Solberg, E.J., Heim, M., Stacy, J., Jakobsen, K.S. & Olstad, R. 2004. Offspring sex ratio in moose Alces alces in relation to paternal age: an experiment. Wildlife Biology 10, 51-58.


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Berglund, A. & Rosenqvist, G. 2003. Sex role reversal in pipefish. Advances in the Study of Behavior 32, 131-167.

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Henriksen, S., Aanes, R., Sæther, B.-E., Ringsby, T.-H. & Tufto, J. 2003. Does availability of resources influence grazing strategies in female Svalbard reindeer? Rangifer 23, 25-37.

Jensen, H., Sæther, B.-E., Ringsby, T.H., Tufto, J., Griffith, S. & Ellegren, H. 2003. Sexual variation in heritability and genetic correlations of morphological traits in house sparrow (Passer domesticus). Journal of Evolutionary Biology 16, 1296-1307.

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Sæther, B.-E., Solberg, E.J. & Heim, M. 2003. Effects of altering sex ratio structure on the demography of an isolated moose population. Journal of Wildlife Management 67, 455-466.

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