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A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database
- (2019) Brood parasitism on Meadow Pipits Anthus pratensis by Common Cuckoos Cuculus canorus in two mountain areas in Norway. Ornis Norvegica. vol. 42.
- (2019) Adaptive responses of animals to climate change are most likely insufficient. Nature Communications. vol. 10:3109.
- (2018) Hemoparasites and immunological parameters in Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis) nestlings. Polar Biology. vol. 41 (9).
- (2018) From Svalbard to Siberia: Passerines breeding in the High Arctic also endure the Extreme cold of the Western Steppe. PLOS ONE. vol. 13 (9).
- (2018) Characteristics determining host suitability for a generalist parasite. Scientific Reports. vol. 8.
- (2016) Ancient origin and maternal inheritance of blue cuckoo eggs. Nature Communications. vol. 7.
- (2016) Geographic variation in egg ejection rate by great tits across 2 continents. Behavioral Ecology. vol. 27 (5).
- (2016) Disappearance of eggs from non-parasitized nests of brood parasite hosts – the evolutionary equilibrium hypothesis revisited. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. vol. 118 (2).
- (2015) Reproductive success is strongly related to local and regional climate in the Arctic snow bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis). Polar Biology. vol. 38 (3).
- (2015) Deficiency in egg rejection in a host species as a response to the absence of brood parasitism. Behavioral Ecology. vol. 26 (2).
- (2014) Extra-pair paternity in relation to regional and local climate in an Arctic-breeding passerine. Polar Biology. vol. 37 (1).
- (2014) Reject the odd egg: Egg recognition mechanisms in parrotbills. Behavioral Ecology. vol. 25 (6).
- (2013) Can starling eggs be useful as a biomonitoring tool to study organohalogenated contaminants on a worldwide scale?. Environment International. vol. 51.
- (2013) Reviewing 30 years of studies on the Common Cuckoo - accumulated knowledge and future perspectives. Chinese Birds. vol. 4 (1).
- (2013) Egg arrangement in avian clutches covaries with the rejection of foreign eggs. Animal Cognition. vol. 16 (5).
- (2013) Increase of clutch size triggers clutch destruction behaviour in common moorhens (Gallinula chloropus) during the incubation period. Behaviour. vol. 150 (2).
- (2013) Host selection in parasitic birds: are open-cup nesting insectivorous passerines always suitable cuckoo hosts?. Journal of Avian Biology. vol. 44 (3).
- (2013) UV reflectance as a cue in egg discrimination in two Prinia species exploited differently by brood parasites in Taiwan. Ibis. vol. 155 (3).
- (2012) Why do brood parasitic birds lay strong-shelled eggs?. Chinese Birds. vol. 3 (4).
- (2012) Are cuckoos maximizing egg mimicry by selecting host individuals with better matching egg phenotypes?. PLOS ONE. vol. 7 (2).