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#1Ross Davies (Swansea University)
#2Mary Gagen (Swansea University)H-Index: 22
Last.Edward C. Pope (Swansea University)H-Index: 10
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Spatial learning is an ecologically important trait well studied in vertebrates and a few invertebrates yet poorly understood in crustaceans. We investigated the ability of European shore crabs, Ca...
#1Sean C. Lema (California Polytechnic State University)H-Index: 21
#2Samantha L. Bock (California Polytechnic State University)
Last.Emma A. Elkins (California Polytechnic State University)H-Index: 1
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Poikilothermic organisms are predicted to show reduced body sizes as they experience warming environments under a changing global climate. Such a shrinking of size is expected under scenarios where...
#1Takao Sasaki (University of Oxford)H-Index: 14
#2Benjamin Stott (University of Oxford)H-Index: 1
Last.Stephen C. Pratt (ASU: Arizona State University)H-Index: 29
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The study of rational choice in humans and other animals typically focuses on decision outcomes, but rationality also applies to decision latencies, especially when time is scarce and valuable. For...
#1Ashley J. W. Ward (USYD: University of Sydney)H-Index: 37
#2Michael M. Webster (St And: University of St Andrews)H-Index: 22
Numerous studies have reported functional improvements in collective behaviour with increasing group size, however, the possibility that such improvements may saturate or even decline as group size...
#1Mathias Hamann Sørensen (AAU: Aalborg University)H-Index: 1
#2Torsten Nygaard Kristensen (AAU: Aalborg University)H-Index: 40
Last.Simon Bahrndorff (AAU: Aalborg University)H-Index: 13
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The ability to cope with increasing and more variable temperatures, due to predicted climate changes, through plastic and/or evolutionary responses will be crucial for the persistence of Arctic spe...
#1Andrew G. Bauman (NUS: National University of Singapore)H-Index: 18
#2Jovena C. L. Seah (NUS: National University of Singapore)
Last.Peter A. Todd (NUS: National University of Singapore)H-Index: 27
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Non-consumptive fear effects are an important determinant of foraging decisions by consumers across a range of ecosystems. However, how fear effects associated with the presence of predators intera...
#1Thomas Ede (UBC: University of British Columbia)H-Index: 2
#2Marina A. G. von Keyserlingk (UBC: University of British Columbia)H-Index: 20
Last.Daniel M. Weary (UBC: University of British Columbia)H-Index: 65
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Pain in animals is typically assessed using reflexive and physiological responses. These measures allow inferences regarding nociception but provide little basis for conclusions about the affective...
#1Stuart V. Nielsen (Marquette University)H-Index: 6
#2Irán Andira Guzmán-Méndez (Marquette University)
Last.Michail Rovatsos (Charles University in Prague)H-Index: 14
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Most pleurodont lizard families (anoles, iguanas and their relatives), with the exception of the basilisks and casquehead lizards (family Corytophanidae), share homologous XX/XY sex chromosomes, sy...
#1Arjen E. van’t Hof (University of Liverpool)H-Index: 7
#2Louise A. Reynolds (University of Liverpool)H-Index: 1
Last.Ilik J. Saccheri (University of Liverpool)H-Index: 27
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The rise of dark (melanic) forms of many species of moth in heavily coal-polluted areas of nineteenth- and twentieth-century Britain, and their post-1970s fall, point to a common selective pressure...
#1Guillaume Péron (Lyon College)H-Index: 14
#2Christophe Bonenfant (Lyon College)H-Index: 1
Last.Cheryl Tinashe MabikaH-Index: 1
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The two Buphagus oxpecker species are specialized passerines that forage for ticks and other food particles on the body of ungulates in the African savannahs. One of their intriguing features is th...
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