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Evolutionary ecology

Komdeur group - Publications

2020

Raj Pant, S., Hammers, M., Komdeur, J., Burke, T., Dugdale, H. L., & Richardson, D. S. (2020). Age-dependent changes in infidelity in Seychelles warblers. Molecular Ecology. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.15563
Lv, L., Zhang, Z., Groenewoud, F., Kingma, S. A., Li, J., van der Velde, M., & Komdeur, J. (2020). Extra-pair mating opportunities mediate parenting and mating effort trade-offs in a songbird. Behavioral Ecology, 31(2), 421-431. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arz204
Ashghali Farahani, S. (2020). Coevolution in host–parasite systems: Behavioral strategies of native and invasive hosts. [Groningen]: University of Groningen. https://doi.org/10.33612/diss.128654818

2019

Hammers, M., Kingma, S. A., Spurgin, L. G., Bebbington, K. L., Dugdale, H., Burke, T., ... Richardson, D. S. (2019). Breeders that receive help age more slowly in a cooperatively breeding bird. Nature Communications, 10, [1301]. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-09229-3
van Boheemen, L. A., Hammers, M., Kingma, S. A., Richardson, D. S., Burke, T., Komdeur, J., & Dugdale, H. L. (2019). Compensatory and additive helper effects in the cooperatively breeding Seychelles warbler (Acrocephalus sechellensis). Ecology and Evolution, 9(5), 2986-2995. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.4982
Zhao, Q., Hammers, M., Li, C., Zeng, X., Hao, C., Lu, X., & Komdeur, J. (2019). Egg investment in response to helper presence in cooperatively breeding Tibetan ground tits. Journal of Avian Biology, 50(6), [02075]. https://doi.org/10.1111/jav.02075
Groenewoud, F., Kingma, S. A., Bebbington, K., Richardson, D. S., & Komdeur, J. (2019). Experimentally induced antipredator responses are mediated by social and environmental factors. Behavioral Ecology, 30(4), 986-992. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arz039
Pogany, A., Morvai, B., Krause, E. T., Kitsios, E., Boehm, T., Ruploh, T., ... Krueger, O. (2019). Short- and long-term social effects of parental sex roles in Zebra finches. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 7, [294]. https://doi.org/10.3389/fevo.2019.00294
Song, Z., Zou, Y., Hu, C., Ye, Y., Wang, C., Qing, B., ... Ding, C. (2019). Silver spoon effects of hatching order in an asynchronous hatching bird. Behavioral Ecology, 30(2), 509-517. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/ary191
Raj Pant, S., Komdeur, J., Burke, T. A., Dugdale, H. L., & Richardson, D. S. (2019). Socio-ecological conditions and female infidelity in the Seychelles warbler. Behavioral Ecology, 30(5), 1254-1264. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arz072
Green, R. E., Brekke, P., Ward, H., Slaymaker, M., van der Velde, M., Komdeur, J., & Dugdale, H. L. (2019). Use of microsatellite-based paternity assignment to establish where Corn Crake Crex crex chicks are at risk from mechanized mowing. Ibis, 161(4), 890-894. https://doi.org/10.1111/ibi.12724
Quirici, V., Hammers, M., Botero-Delgadillo, E., Cuevas, E., Espindola-Hernandez, P., & Vasquez, R. A. (2019). Age and terminal reproductive attempt influence laying date in the Thorn‐tailed Rayadito. Journal of Avian Biology, 50(10), [e02059]. https://doi.org/10.1111/jav.02059
Atawal, A. F., Mgbeahuruike, A. C., & Hammers, M. (2019). Microfilarial infections associated with body mass loss of Village Weavers Ploceus cucullatus. Ostrich, 90(1), 41-44. https://doi.org/10.2989/00306525.2018.1539418
Cui, S. F., Wang, L., Ma, L., Wang, Y. L., Qiu, J. P., Liu, Z. C., & Geng, X. Q. (2019). Comparative transcriptome analyses of adzuki bean weevil (Callosobruchus chinensis) response to hypoxia and hypoxia/hypercapnia. Bulletin of entomological research, 109(2), 266-277. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0007485318000512
Raj Pant, S. (2019). Understanding the evolution of infidelity using the Seychelles warbler system. [Groningen]: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. https://doi.org/10.33612/diss.108086950

2018

Vos, W., Komdeur, J., & Hammers, M. (2019). Frequency-dependent resemblance of male-colored females to males in a damselfly. Insect Science, 26(5), 958-962. https://doi.org/10.1111/1744-7917.12584
McClelland, S. C., Durães Ribeiro, R., Mielke, H. W., Finkelstein, M. E., Gonzales, C. R., Jones, J. A., ... Karubian, J. (2019). Sub-lethal exposure to lead is associated with heightened aggression in an urban songbird. The Science of the Total Environment, 654, 593-603. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.11.145
Lv, L., Li, J., Kingma, S. A., Gao, C., Wang, Y., Komdeur, J., & Zhang, Z. (2018). Do hair-crested drongos reduce prospective territory competition by dismantling their nest after breeding? Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 72(1), [12]. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-017-2422-1
Edwards, H. A., Dugdale, H. L., Richardson, D. S., Komdeur, J., & Burke, T. (2018). Extra-pair parentage and personality in a cooperatively breeding bird. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 72(3), [37]. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-018-2448-z
van den Brink, N. W., Scheiber, I. B. R., de Jong, M. E., Braun, A., Arini, A., Basu, N., ... Loonen, M. J. J. E. (2018). Mercury associated neurochemical response in Arctic barnacle goslings (Branta leucopsis). Science of the Total Environment, 624, 1052-1058. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.12.191
Teunissen, N., Kingma, S. A., Hall, M. L., Aranzamendi, N. H., Komdeur, J., & Peters, A. (2018). More than kin: Subordinates foster strong bonds with relatives and potential mates in a social bird. Behavioral Ecology, 29(6), 1316-1324. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/ary120
Spurgin, L. G., Bebbington, K., Fairfield, E. A., Hammers, M., Komdeur, J., Burke, T., ... Richardson, D. S. (2018). Spatio-temporal variation in lifelong telomere dynamics in a long-term ecological study. Journal of Animal Ecology, 87(1), 187-198. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.12741
Scheiber, I. B. R., Weiß, B. M., de Jong, M. E., Braun, A., van den Brink, N. W., Loonen, M. J. J. E., ... Komdeur, J. (2018). Stress behaviour and physiology of developing Arctic barnacle goslings (Branta leucopsis) is affected by legacy trace contaminants. Proc R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, 285(1893), [20181866]. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2018.1866
Groenewoud, F., Kingma, S. A., Hammers, M., Dugdale, H. L., Burke, T., Richardson, D. S., & Komdeur, J. (2018). Subordinate females in the cooperatively breeding Seychelles warbler obtain direct benefits by joining unrelated groups. Journal of Animal Ecology, 87(5), 1251-1263. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.12849
Langenhof, M. R., & Komdeur, J. (2018). Why and how the early-life environment affects development of coping behaviours. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 72(3), [34]. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-018-2452-3

2017

Bebbington, K., Fairfield, E. A., Spurgin, L. G., Kingma, S. A., Dugdale, H., Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. (2018). Joint care can outweigh costs of nonkin competition in communal breeders. Behavioral Ecology, 29(1), 169-178. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arx137
Komdeur, J., Székely, T., Long, X., & Kingma, S. A. (2017). Adult sex ratios and their implications for cooperative breeding in birds. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences, 372(1729), [20160322]. https://doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2016.0322
Rossi, M., Marfull, R., Golueke, S., Komdeur, J., Korsten, P., & Caspers, B. A. (2017). Begging blue tit nestlings discriminate between the odour of familiar and unfamiliar conspecifics. Functional Ecology, 31(9), 1761-1769. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.12886
Zhang, G., Zhao, Q., Moller, A. P., Komdeur, J., & Lu, X. (2017). Climate predicts which sex acts as helpers among cooperatively breeding bird species. Biology Letters, 13(1), [20160863]. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2016.0863
Bebbington, K., Spurgin, L. G., Fairfield, E. A., Dugdale, H. L., Komdeur, J., Burke, T., & Richardson, D. S. (2017). Corrigendum: Telomere length reveals cumulative individual and transgenerational inbreeding effects in a passerine bird (vol 25, pg 2949, 2016). Molecular Ecology, 26(13), 3585-3586. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.13993
Scheiber, I., de Jong, M., Komdeur, J., Pschernig, E., Loonen, M. J. J. E., Millesi, E., & Weiss, B. M. (2017). Diel pattern of corticosterone metabolites in Arctic barnacle goslings (Branta leucopsis) under continuous natural light. PLoS ONE, 12(8), [e0182861]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0182861
Kingma, S. A., Komdeur, J., Burke, T., & Richardson, D. S. (2017). Differential dispersal costs and sex-biased dispersal distance in a cooperatively breeding bird. Behavioral Ecology, 28(4), 1113-1121. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arx075
Amininasab, S. M., Xu, C. C. Y., Kingma, S. A., & Komdeur, J. (2017). Effect of tree logging on reproductive performance in Blue Tits (Cyanistes caeruleus). Journal of Ornithology, 158(1), 339-344. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-016-1393-8
Badas, E. P., Martinez, J., Rivero-de Aguilar, J., Stevens, M., van der Velde, M., Komdeur, J., & Merino, S. (2017). Eggshell pigmentation in the blue tit: Male quality matters. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 71(3), [57]. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-017-2286-4
de Jong, M., Scheiber, I. B. R., Brink, N. W. V. D., Braun, A., Matson, K., Komdeur, J., & Loonen, M. J. J. E. (2017). Indices of stress and immune function in Arctic barnacle goslings (Branta leucopsis) were impacted by social isolation but not a contaminated grazing environment. Science of the Total Environment, 601, 132-141. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.05.183
Bebbington, K., Kingma, S. A., Fairfield, E. A., Dugdale, H. L., Komdeur, J., Spurgin, L. G., & Richardson, D. S. (2017). Kinship and familiarity mitigate costs of social conflict between Seychelles warbler neighbors. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America, 114(43), E9036-E9045. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1704350114
van de Crommenacker, J., Hammers, M., van der Woude, J., Louter, M., Santema, P., Richardson, D., & Komdeur, J. (2017). Oxidative status and fitness components in the Seychelles warbler. Functional Ecology, 31(6), 1210-1219. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.12861
Hinsch, M., & Komdeur, J. (2017). Punish the thief: Coevolution of defense and cautiousness stabilizes ownership. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 71(7), [102]. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-017-2330-4
de Jong, B., Lens, L., van der Velde, M., Korsten, P., Groothuis, T., & Komdeur, J. (2017). Testosterone reduces promiscuity of female Blue Tits (Cyanistes caeruleus): An experimental study. Ethology, 123(1), 69-82. https://doi.org/10.1111/eth.12574
Amininasab, S. M., Birker, M., Kingma, S. A., Hildenbrandt, H., & Komdeur, J. (2017). The effect of male incubation feeding on female nest attendance and reproductive performance in a socially monogamous bird. Journal of Ornithology, 158(3), 687-696. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-016-1427-2
Scheiber, I. B. R., Weiß, B. M., Kingma, S. A., & Komdeur, J. (2017). The importance of the altricial – precocial spectrum for social complexity in mammals and birds: A review. Frontiers in Zoology, 14(3), [3]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12983-016-0185-6
Gilroy, D. L., van Oosterhout, C., Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2017). Toll-like receptor variation in the bottlenecked population of the endangered Seychelles warbler. Animal Conservation, 20(3), 235-250. https://doi.org/10.1111/acv.12307
Hinsch, M., & Komdeur, J. (2017). What do territory owners defend against? Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 284(1849), [20162356]. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2016.2356
Hammers, M., & Brouwer, L. (2017). Rescue behaviour in a social bird: Removal of sticky 'bird-catcher tree' seeds by group members. Behaviour, 154(4), 403-411. https://doi.org/10.1163/1568539X-00003428

2016

Bebbington, K., Kingma, S. A., Fairfield, E. A., Spurgin, L. G., Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2017). Consequences of sibling rivalry vary across life in a passerine bird. Behavioral Ecology, 28(2), 407-418. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arw167
Feare, C. J., van der woude, J., Greenwell, P., Edwards, H. A., Taylor, J. A., Larose, C. S., ... de Groene, A. (2017). Eradication of common mynas Acridotheres tristis from Denis Island, Seychelles. Pest management science, 73(2), 295-304. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.4263
Amininasab, S. M., Hammers, M., Vedder, O., Komdeur, J., & Korsten, P. (2017). No effect of partner age and lifespan on female age‐specific reproductive performance in blue tits. Journal of Avian Biology, 48(4), 544-551. https://doi.org/10.1111/jav.00970
Hammers, M., Komdeur, J., Kingma, S. A., Hutchings, K., Fairfield, E. A., Gilroy, D. L., & Richardson, D. S. (2016). Age-specific haemosporidian infection dynamics and survival in Seychelles warblers. Scientific Reports, 6, [29720]. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep29720
Komdeur, J., van der Velde, M., & Korsten, P. (2016). Are extra-pair young of higher quality? Pan European Networks: Science & Technology, 20, 240-243.
Gilroy, D., van Oosterhout, C., Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2016). Avian beta-defensin variation in bottlenecked populations: the Seychelles warbler and other congeners. Conservation Genetics, 17(3), 661-674. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10592-016-0813-x
Lv, L., Komdeur, J., Li, J., Scheiber, I. B. R., & Zhang, Z. (2016). Breeding experience, but not mate retention, determines the breeding performance in a passerine bird. Behavioral Ecology, 27(4), 1255-1262. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arw046
Kingma, S. A., Bebbington, K., Hammers, M., Richardson, D. S., & Komdeur, J. (2016). Delayed dispersal and the costs and benefits of different routes to independent breeding in a cooperatively breeding bird. Evolution, 70(11), 2595-2610. https://doi.org/10.1111/evo.13071
Morvai, B., Nanuru, S., Mul, D., Kusche, N., Milne, G., Szekely, T., ... Pogany, A. (2016). Diurnal and Reproductive Stage-Dependent Variation of Parental Behaviour in Captive Zebra Finches. PLoS ONE, 11(12), [e0167368]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0167368
de Jong, B., Lens, L., Amininasab, S. M., van Oers, K., Darras, V. M., Eens, M., ... Groothuis, T. G. G. (2016). Effects of experimentally sustained elevated testosterone on incubation behaviour and reproductive success in female great tits (Parus major). General and Comparative Endocrinology, 230-231, 38-47. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ygcen.2016.02.017
Langenhof, M. R., Komdeur, J., & Oldehinkel, A. J. (2016). Effects of parenting quality on adolescents' personality resemblance to their parents. The TRAILS study. Journal of Adolescence, 51, 163-175. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.adolescence.2016.06.003
Edwards, H. A., Dugdale, H. L., Richardson, D. S., Komdeur, J., & Burke, T. (2016). Exploration is dependent on reproductive state, not social state, in a cooperatively breeding bird. Behavioral Ecology, 27(6), 1889-1896. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arw119
Amininasab, S. M., Vedder, O., Schut, E., de Jong, B., Magrath, M. J. L., Korsten, P., & Komdeur, J. (2016). Influence of fine-scale habitat structure on nest-site occupancy, laying date and clutch size in Blue Tits Cyanistes caeruleus. Acta oecologica-International journal of ecology, 70, 37-44. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actao.2015.11.006
Lemoine, M., Lucek, K., Perrier, C., Saladin, V., Adriaensen, F., Barba, E., ... Richner, H. (2016). Low but contrasting neutral genetic differentiation shaped by winter temperature in European great tits. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 118(3), 668-685. https://doi.org/10.1111/bij.12745
Halfwerk, W., Dingle, C., Brinkhuizen, D. M., Poelstra, J. W., Komdeur, J., & Slabbekoorn, H. (2016). Sharp acoustic boundaries across an altitudinal avian hybrid zone despite asymmetric introgression. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 29(7), 1356-1367. https://doi.org/10.1111/jeb.12876
Langenhof, M. R., Apperloo, R., & Komdeur, J. (2016). Small variations in early-life environment can affect coping behaviour in response to foraging challenge in the three-spined stickleback. PLoS ONE, 11(2), [e0147000]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0147000
Wright, D. J., Brouwer, L., Mannarelli, M-E., Burke, T., Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2016). Social pairing of Seychelles warblers under reduced constraints: MHC, neutral heterozygosity, and age. Behavioral Ecology, 27(1), 295-303. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arv150
Bebbington, K., Spurgin, L. G., Fairfield, E. A., Dugdale, H. L., Komdeur, J., Burke, T., & Richardson, D. S. (2016). Telomere length reveals cumulative individual and transgenerational inbreeding effects in a passerine bird. Molecular Ecology, 25(12), 2949-2960. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.13670
Kingma, S. A., Komdeur, J., Hammers, M., & Richardson, D. S. (2016). The cost of prospecting for dispersal opportunities in a social bird. Biology Letters, 12(6), [20160316]. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2016.0316
Amininasab, S. M., Kingma, S. A., Birker, M., Hildenbrandt, H., & Komdeur, J. (2016). The effect of ambient temperature, habitat quality and individual age on incubation behaviour and incubation feeding in a socially monogamous songbird. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 70(9), 1591-1600. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-016-2167-2
Fairfield, E. A., Hutchings, K., Gilroy, D. L., Kingma, S. A., Burke, T., Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2016). The impact of conservation-driven translocations on blood parasite prevalence in the Seychelles warbler. Scientific Reports, 6, [29596]. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep29596
Hammers, M., Muskens, G., Van Kats, R. J. M., Teunissen, W. A., & Kleijn, D. (2016). Concentrating or scattering management in agricultural landscapes: Examining the effectiveness and efficiency of conservation measures. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 235, 51-60. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2016.10.005

2015

Pogány, Á., Kosztolányi, A., Miklósi, Á., Komdeur, J., & Székely, T. (2015). Biparentally deserted offspring are viable in a species with intense sexual conflict over care. Behavioural Processes, 116, 28-32. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.beproc.2015.04.014
Radersma, R., Komdeur, J., & Tinbergen, J. M. (2015). Early morning fledging improves recruitment in great tits Parus major. Ibis, 157(2), 351-355. https://doi.org/10.1111/ibi.12230
Buij, R., Van Dorst, N., Salomons, H. F., Croes, B. M., Dietz, M. W., & Komdeur, J. (2015). Response to habitat modification by foraging dark-chanting goshawks Melierax metabates in a West African savanna. Bird Conservation International, 25(3), 335-352. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0959270914000112
Hammers, M., Kingma, S. A., Bebbington, K., van de Crommenacker, J., Spurgin, L., Richardson, DS., ... Komdeur, J. (2015). Senescence in the wild: Insights from a long-term study on Seychelles warblers. Experimental Gerontology, 71, 69–79. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.exger.2015.08.019
Scheiber, I., Sterenborg, M., & Komdeur, J. (2015). Stress assessment in captive greylag geese (Anser anser). Journal of Animal Science, 93, 2124-2133. https://doi.org/10.2527/jas.2014-8523
Hammers, M., Müskens, G. J. D. M., Van Kats, R. J. M., Teunissen, W. A., & Kleijn, D. (2015). Ecological contrasts drive responses of wintering farmland birds to conservation management. Ecography, 38(8), 813-821. https://doi.org/10.1111/ecog.2015.v38.i8
Bots, J., Iserbyt, A., Van Gossum, H., Hammers, M., & Sherratt, T. N. (2015). Frequency-dependent selection on female morphs driven by premating interactions with males. American Naturalist, 186(1), 141-150. https://doi.org/10.1086/681005

2014

Szekely, T., Weissing, F. J., & Komdeur, J. (2014). Adult sex ratio variation: Implications for breeding system evolution. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 27(8), 1500-1512. https://doi.org/10.1111/jeb.12415
Moskat, C., Hauber, M. E., Elek, Z., Gommers, M., Ban, M., Groenewoud, F., ... Komdeur, J. (2014). Foreign egg retention by avian hosts in repeated brood parasitism: Why do rejecters accept? Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 68(3), 403-413. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-013-1654-y
Kingma, S. A., Santema, P., Taborsky, M., & Komdeur, J. (2014). Group augmentation and the evolution of cooperation. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 29(8), 476-484. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2014.05.013
Trierweiler, C., Klaassen, R. H. G., Drent, R. H., Exo, K-M., Komdeur, J., Bairlein, F., & Koks, B. J. (2014). Migratory connectivity and population-specific migration routes in a long-distance migratory bird. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 281(1778), 20132897-1-20132897-9. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2013.2897
Spurgin, L. G., Wright, D. J., van der Velde, M., Collar, N. J., Komdeur, J., Burke, T., & Richardson, D. S. (2014). Museum DNA reveals the demographic history of the endangered Seychelles warbler. Evolutionary Applications, 7(9), 1134-1143. https://doi.org/10.1111/eva.12191
Schut, E., Vedder, O., Komdeur, J., & Magrath, M. J. L. (2014). Sperm depletion does not account for undeveloped eggs in blue tits Cyanistes caeruleus. Ibis, 156(2), 366-373. https://doi.org/10.1111/ibi.12123
Komdeur, J. (Photographer). (2014). The Economics of Evolution: The Perfect Pigeon. Performance, Studio PSK. Retrieved from http://www.badaward.nl/index.php?p=artists-scientists/studio-psk
Wright, D. J., Spurgin, L. G., Collar, N. J., Komdeur, J., Burke, T., & Richardson, D. S. (2014). The impact of translocations on neutral and functional genetic diversity within and among populations of the Seychelles warbler. Molecular Ecology, 23(9), 2165-2177. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.12740

2013

Trierweiler, C., Mullie, W. C., Drent, R. H., Exo, K-M., Komdeur, J., Bairlein, F., ... Koks, B. J. (2013). A Palaearctic migratory raptor species tracks shifting prey availability within its wintering range in the Sahel. Journal of Animal Ecology, 82(1), 107-120. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2656.2012.02036.x
Buij, R., Croes, B. M., & Komdeur, J. (2013). Biogeographical and anthropogenic determinants of landscape-scale patterns of raptors in West African savannas. Biodiversity and Conservation, 22(8), 1623-1646. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10531-013-0498-0
Buij, R., Kortekaas, K., van Krimpen, R. R. D., van Wijk, R., van der Zanden, S., de Iongh, H. H., ... Heitkönig, I. M. A. (2013). Breeding performance of the grasshopper buzzard (Butastur rufipennis) in a natural and a human-modified West African savanna. Condor, 115(1), 47-57. https://doi.org/10.1525/cond.2012.120049
Komdeur, J., Schrama, M. J. J., Meijer, K., Moore, A. J., & Beukeboom, L. W. (2013). Cobreeding in the burying beetle, Nicrophorus vespilloides: Tolerance rather than cooperation. Ethology, 119(12), 1138-1148. https://doi.org/10.1111/eth.12174
Langenhof, M. B. W., & Komdeur, J. (2013). Coping with change: A closer look at the underlying attributes of change and the individual response to unstable environments. Sustainability, 5(5), 1764-1788. https://doi.org/10.3390/su5051764
Vedder, O., Magrath, M. J. L., van der Velde, M., & Komdeur, J. (2013). Covariance of paternity and sex with laying order explains male bias in extra-pair offspring in a wild bird population. Biology Letters, 9(5), [20130616]. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2013.0616
Buij, R., Folkertsma, I., Kortekaas, K., De Iongh, H. H., & Komdeur, J. (2013). Effects of land-use change and rainfall in Sudano-Sahelian West Africa on the diet and nestling growth rates of an avian predator. Ibis, 155(1), 89-101. https://doi.org/10.1111/ibi.12006
Hinsch, M., Pen, I., & Komdeur, J. (2013). Evolution of defense against depletion of local food resources in a mechanistic foraging model. Behavioral Ecology, 24(1), 245-252. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/ars160
Schroeder, J., Dugdale, H. L., Radersma, R., Hinsch, M., Buehler, D. M., Saul, J., ... Horrocks, N. (2013). Fewer invited talks by women in evolutionary biology symposia. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 26(9), 2063-2069. https://doi.org/10.1111/jeb.12198
Michler, S. P. M., Nicolaus, M., van der Velde, M., Radersma, R., Ubels, R., Both, C., ... Tinbergen, J. M. (2013). Local offspring density and sex ratio affect sex allocation in the great tit. Behavioral Ecology, 24(1), 169-181. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/ars151
Rivero-de Aguilar, J., Schut, E., Merino, S., Martinez, J., Komdeur, J., & Westerdahl, H. (2013). MHC class II B diversity in blue tits: A preliminary study. Ecology and Evolution, 3(7), 1878-1889. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.598
Barrett, E. L. B., Burke, T. A., Hammers, M., Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2013). Telomere length and dynamics predict mortality in a wild longitudinal study. Molecular Ecology, 22(1), 249-259. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.12110
Hammers, M., Richardson, D. S., Burke, T., & Komdeur, J. (2013). The impact of reproductive investment and early-life environmental conditions on senescence: Support for the disposable soma hypothesis. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 26(9), 1999-2007. https://doi.org/10.1111/jeb.12204
Buij, R., Croes, B. M., Gort, G., & Komdeur, J. (2013). The role of breeding range, diet, mobility and body size in associations of raptor communities and land-use in a West African savanna. Biological Conservation, 166, 231-246. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2013.06.028
Hammers, M. (2013). Ecology of senescence in a cooperatively breeding bird: A long-term study on the Seychelles warbler. Groningen: s.n.
Sanchez-Guillen, R. A., Hammers, M., Hansson, B., Van Gossum, H., Cordero-Rivera, A., Galicia Mendoza, D. I., & Wellenreuther, M. (2013). Ontogenetic shifts in male mating preference and morph-specific polyandry in a female colour polymorphic insect. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 13, [116]. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2148-13-116

2012

Hammers, M., Richardson, D. S., Burke, T., & Komdeur, J. (2012). Age-dependent terminal declines in reproductive output in a wild bird. PLoS ONE, 7(7), [e40413]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0040413
Buij, R., Kortekaas, K., Folkertsma, I., van der Velde, M., Komdeur, J., & de Iongh, H. H. (2012). Breeding biology and nestling development of the Grasshopper Buzzard. Ostrich, 83(3), 137-146. https://doi.org/10.2989/00306525.2012.736091
Vedder, O., Magrath, M. J. L., Niehoff, D. L., van der Velde, M., & Komdeur, J. (2012). Declining extra-pair paternity with laying order associated with initial incubation behavior, but independent of final clutch size in the blue tit. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 66(4), 603-612. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-011-1308-x
Brouwer, L., Richardson, D. S., & Komdeur, J. (2012). Helpers at the Nest Improve Late-Life Offspring Performance: Evidence from a Long-Term Study and a Cross-Foster Experiment. PLoS ONE, 7(4), [e33167]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0033167
van Dijk, R. E., Szekely, T., Komdeur, J., Pogany, A., Fawcett, T. W., & Weissing, F. J. (2012). Individual variation and the resolution of conflict over parental care in penduline tits. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 279(1735), 1927-1936. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2011.2297
Buij, R., Van der Goes, D., De Iongh, H. H., Gagare, S., Haccou, P., Komdeur, J., & De Snoo, G. (2012). Interspecific and intraspecific differences in habitat use and their conservation implications for Palaearctic harriers on Sahelian wintering grounds. Ibis, 154(1), 96-110. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1474-919X.2011.01200.x
Lesna, I., Sabelis, M. W., van Niekerk, T. G. C. M., & Komdeur, J. (2012). Laboratory tests for controlling poultry red mites (Dermanyssus gallinae) with predatory mites in small 'laying hen' cages. Experimental and Applied Acarology, 58(4), 371-383. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10493-012-9596-z
van Dijk, R. E., Komdeur, J., & Szekely, T. (2012). Nest attendance does not predict offspring desertion by Eurasian Penduline Tit parents. Ethology, 118(8), 703-710. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0310.2012.02060.x
van de Crommenacker, J., Richardson, D. S., Koltz, A. M., Hutchings, K., & Komdeur, J. (2012). Parasitic infection and oxidative status are associated and vary with breeding activity in the Seychelles warbler. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 279(1733), 1466-1476. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2011.1865
Halfwerk, W., Bot, S., Buikx, J., van der Velde, M., Komdeur, J., ten Cate, C., & Slabbekoorn, H. (2012). Reply to Eens et al. Urban noise can alter sexual selection on bird song. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109(5), E209-E209. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1120485109
Nicolaus, M., Michler, S. P. M., Jalvingh, K. M., Ubels, R., van der Velde, M., Komdeur, J., ... Tinbergen, J. M. (2012). Social environment affects juvenile dispersal in great tits (Parus major). Journal of Animal Ecology, 81(4), 827-837. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2656.2012.01959.x
Wolfs, P. H. J., Lesna, I. K., Sabelis, M. W., & Komdeur, J. (2012). Trophic structure of arthropods in Starling nests matter to blood parasites and thereby to nestling development. Journal of Ornithology, 153(3), 913-919. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-012-0827-1
Schut, E., Magrath, M. J. L., van Oers, K., & Komdeur, J. (2012). Volume of the cloacal protuberance as an indication of reproductive state in male Blue Tits Cyanistes caeruleus. Ardea, 100(2), 202-205. https://doi.org/10.5253/078.100.0212

2011

Isaksson, C., While, G. M., McEvoy, J., Crommenacker, J. V. D., Olsson, M., Groothuis, T. G. G., ... Wapstra, E. (2011). Aggression, but not testosterone, is associated to oxidative status in a free-living vertebrate. Behaviour, 148(5-6), 713-731. https://doi.org/10.1163/000579511X574204
van de Crommenacker, J., Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2011). Assessing the Cost of Helping: The Roles of Body Condition and Oxidative Balance in Seychelles Warbler (Acrocephalus sechellensis). PLoS ONE, 6(10), [26423]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0026423
Schut, E., Rivero-de Aguilar, J., Merino, S., Magrath, M. J. L., Komdeur, J., & Westerdahl, H. (2011). Characterization of MHC-I in the blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus) reveals low levels of genetic diversity and trans-population evolution across European populations. Immunogenetics, 63(8), 531-542. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00251-011-0532-x
Radersma, R., Tinbergen, J. M., & Komdeur, J. (2011). Do brood sex ratio, nestling development and sex affect fledging timing and order? An experimental study on great tits. Animal Behavior, 81(1), 69-75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2010.09.007
Michler, S. P. M., Nicolaus, M., Ubels, R., van der Velde, M., Both, C., Tinbergen, J. M., & Komdeur, J. (2011). Do sex-specific densities affect local survival of free-ranging great tits? Behavioral Ecology, 22(4), 869-879. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arr066
Eikenaar, C., Whitham, M., Komdeur, J., van der Velde, M., & Moore, I. T. (2011). Endogenous testosterone is not associated with the trade-off between paternal and mating effort. Behavioral Ecology, 22(3), 601-608. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arr030
Abbot, P., Abe, J., Alcock, J., Alizon, S., Alpedrinha, J. A. C., Andersson, M., ... Zink, A. (2011). Inclusive fitness theory and eusociality. Nature, 471(7339), E1-E4. https://doi.org/10.1038/nature09831
Halfwerk, W., Bot, S., Buikx, J., van der Velde, M., Komdeur, J., ten Cate, C., & Slabbekoorn, H. (2011). Low-frequency songs lose their potency in noisy urban conditions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108(35), 14549-14554. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1109091108
Isaksson, C., While, G. M., Olsson, M., Komdeur, J., & Wapstra, E. (2011). Oxidative stress physiology in relation to life history traits of a free-living vertebrate: the spotted snow skink, Niveoscincus ocellatus. Integrative Zoology, 6(2), 140-149. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1749-4877.2011.00237.x
Vedder, O., Komdeur, J., van der Velde, M., Schut, E., & Magrath, M. J. L. (2011). Polygyny and extra-pair paternity enhance the opportunity for sexual selection in blue tits. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 65(4), 741-752. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-010-1078-x
Moskat, C., Rosendaal, E. C., Boers, M., Zoelei, A., Ban, M., & Komdeur, J. (2011). Post-ejection nest-desertion of common cuckoo hosts: a second defense mechanism or avoiding reduced reproductive success? Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 65(5), 1045-1053. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-010-1109-7
Michler, S. P. M., Nicolaus, M., Ubels, R., van der Velde, M., Komdeur, J., Both, C., & Tinbergen, J. M. (2011). Sex-specific effects of the local social environment on juvenile post-fledging dispersal in great tits. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 65(10), 1975-1986. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-011-1207-1
van de Crommenacker, J., Komdeur, J., Burke, T., & Richardson, D. S. (2011). Spatio-temporal variation in territory quality and oxidative status: a natural experiment in the Seychelles warbler (Acrocephalus sechellensis). Journal of Animal Ecology, 80(3), 668-680. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2656.2010.01792.x
Eikenaar, C., Whitham, M., Komdeur, J., van der Velde, M., & Moore, I. T. (2011). Testosterone, plumage coloration and extra-pair paternity in North American barn swallows. Integrative and Comparative Biology, 51, e186-e186. https://doi.org/10.1093/icb/icr007
Eikenaar, C., Whitham, M., Komdeur, J., van der Velde, M., & Moore, I. T. (2011). Testosterone, Plumage Colouration and Extra-Pair Paternity in Male North-American Barn Swallows. PLoS ONE, 6(8), [23288]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0023288
Van Gossum, H., Bots, J., Van Heusden, J., Hammers, M., Huyghe, K., & Morehouse, N. I. (2011). Reflectance spectra and mating patterns support intraspecific mimicry in the colour polymorphic damselfly Ischnura elegans. Evolutionary Ecology, 25(1), 139-154. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10682-010-9388-z

2010

Isaksson, C., Magrath, M. J. L., Groothuis, T. G. G., & Komdeur, J. (2010). Androgens during development in a bird species with extremely sexually dimorphic growth, the brown songlark, Cinclorhamphus cruralis. General and Comparative Endocrinology, 165(1), 97-103. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ygcen.2009.06.015
Vedder, O., Komdeur, J., van der Velde, M., & Magrath, M. J. L. (2010). Conclusive evidence for conspecific brood parasitism in the blue tit Cyanistes caeruleus: a reply to Griffith et al. Journal of Avian Biology, 41(3), 348-349. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-048X.2009.04942.x
Hinsch, M., & Komdeur, J. (2010). Defence, intrusion and the evolutionary stability of territoriality. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 266(4), 606-613. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2010.07.033
D'Alba, L., Shawkey, M. D., Korsten, P., Vedder, O., Kingma, S. A., Komdeur, J., & Beissinger, S. R. (2010). Differential deposition of antimicrobial proteins in blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus) clutches by laying order and male attractiveness. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 64(6), 1037-1045. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-010-0919-y
Moskat, C., Ban, M., Szekely, T., Komdeur, J., Lucassen, R. W. G., van Boheemen, L. A., & Hauber, M. E. (2010). Discordancy or template-based recognition? Dissecting the cognitive basis of the rejection of foreign eggs in hosts of avian brood parasites. Journal of Experimental Biology, 213(11), 1976-1983. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.040394
van de Crommenacker, J., Horrocks, N. P. C., Versteegh, M. A., Komdeur, J., Tieleman, B. I., & Matson, K. D. (2010). Effects of immune supplementation and immune challenge on oxidative status and physiology in a model bird: implications for ecologists. Journal of Experimental Biology, 213(20), 3527-3535. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.045591
Komdeur, J. (2010). Helpers and Reproductive Behavior in Birds and Mammals. In M. D. Breed, & J. Moore (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior (pp. 61-69)
Székely, T., Moore, A. J., & Komdeur, J. (2010). Introduction: The uphill climb of sociobiology. In J. Komdeur, A. J. Moore, & T. Székely (Eds.), Social Behaviour: Genes, Ecology and Evolution (pp. 1-4). Cambridge, UK.
Brouwer, L., Barr, I., van de Pol, M., Burke, T., Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2010). MHC-dependent survival in a wild population: evidence for hidden genetic benefits gained through extra-pair fertilizations. Molecular Ecology, 19(16), 3444-3455. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2010.04750.x
van Dijk, R. E., Meszaros, L. A., van der Velde, M., Szekely, T., Pogany, A., Szabad, J., & Komdeur, J. (2010). Nest desertion is not predicted by cuckoldry in the Eurasian penduline tit. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 64(9), 1425-1435. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-010-0958-4
van Dijk, R. E., Szekely, T., Komdeur, J., & Brinkhuizen, D. M. (2010). Parental care strategies in Eurasian penduline tit are not related to breeding densities and mating opportunities. Behaviour, 147(12), 1551-1565. https://doi.org/10.1163/000579510X505454
Michler, S. P. M., Bleeker, M., van der Velde, M., Both, C., Komdeur, J., & Tinbergen, J. M. (2010). Parental provisioning in relation to offspring sex and sex ratio in the great tit (Parus major). Behaviour, 147(10), 1355-1378. https://doi.org/10.1163/000579510X517208
Brommer, J. E., Alho, J. S., Biard, C., Chapman, J. R., Charmantier, A., Dreiss, A., ... Hjernquist, M. B. (2010). Passerine Extrapair Mating Dynamics: A Bayesian Modeling Approach Comparing Four Species. American Naturalist, 176(2), 178-187. https://doi.org/10.1086/653660
van Oers, K., Richardson, D. S., Saether, S. A., & Komdeur, J. (2010). Reduced blood parasite prevalence with age in the Seychelles Warbler: selective mortality or suppression of infection? Journal of Ornithology, 151(1), 69-77. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-009-0427-x
Vedder, O., Magrath, M. J. L., Harts, A. M. F., Schut, E., Velde, M. V. D., & Komdeur, J. (2010). Reduced extrapair paternity in response to experimental stimulation of earlier incubation onset in blue tits. Behavioral Ecology, 21(1), 9-15. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arp145
While, G. M., Isaksson, C., McEvoy, J., Sinn, D. L., Komdeur, J., Wapstra, E., & Groothuis, T. G. G. (2010). Repeatable intra-individual variation in plasma testosterone concentration and its sex-specific link to aggression in a social lizard. Hormones and Behavior, 58(2), 208-213. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yhbeh.2010.03.016
Eikenaar, C., Brouwer, L., Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2010). Sex biased natal dispersal is not a fixed trait in a stable population of Seychelles warblers. Behaviour, 147(12), 1577-1590. https://doi.org/10.1163/000579510X510511
van Dijk, R. E., Pogany, A., Komdeur, J., Lloyd, P., & Szekely, T. (2010). Sexual conflict predicts morphology and behavior in two species of penduline tits. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 10, [107]. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2148-10-107
Komdeur, J. (2010). The dynamics of social behaviour: The importance of dispersal and the environment. Behaviour, 147(12), 1501-1516. https://doi.org/10.1163/000579510X528521
Botero, C. A., Pen, I., Komdeur, J., & Weissing, F. J. (2010). The evolution of individual variation in communication strategies. Evolution, 64(11), 3123-3133. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1558-5646.2010.01065.x
Vedder, O., Schut, E., Magrath, M. J. L., & Komdeur, J. (2010). Ultraviolet crown colouration affects contest outcomes among male blue tits, but only in the absence of prior encounters. Functional Ecology, 24(2), 417-425. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2435.2009.01660.x
Brooke, M. D. L., Welbergen, J. A., Mainwaring, M. C., van der Velde, M., Harts, A. M. F., Komdeur, J., & Amos, W. (2010). Widespread Translocation from Autosomes to Sex Chromosomes Preserves Genetic Variability in an Endangered Lark. Journal of Molecular Evolution, 70(3), 242-246. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00239-010-9333-3
Exo, K-M., Trierweiler, C., Koks, B. J., Komdeur, J., & Bairlein, F. (2010). Zugstrategien europäischer Wiesenweihen Circus pygargus. Jber. Institut Vogelforschung, 9, 9-10.

2009

Lesna, I., Wolfs, P., Faraji, F., Roy, L., Komdeur, J., & Sabelis, M. W. (2009). Candidate predators for biological control of the poultry red mite Dermanyssus gallinae. Experimental and Applied Acarology, 48(1-2), 63-80. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10493-009-9239-1
Lesna, I., Wolfs, P., Faraji, F., Roy, L., Komdeur, J., & Sabelis, M. W. (2009). Candidate predators for biological control of the poultry red mite Dermanyssus gallinae. In O. A. E. Sparagano (Ed.), Control of Poultry Mites (Dermanyssus) (pp. 63-80)
Brouwer, L., Groothuis, T. G. G., Vedder, O., Eikenaar, C., Richardson, D. S., & Komdeur, J. (2009). Do Primary Males Physiologically Suppress Subordinate Males? An Experiment in a Cooperatively Breeding Passerine. Ethology, 115(6), 576-587. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0310.2009.01643.x
Santema, P., Griffith, S. C., Langmore, N. E., Komdeur, J., & Magrath, M. J. L. (2009). Does foraging efficiency vary with colony size in the fairy martin Petrochelidon ariel? Journal of Avian Biology, 40(1), 57-66. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-048X.2008.04477.x
Ribot, R. F. H., Berg, M. L., Buchanan, K. L., Komdeur, J., Joseph, L., & Bennett, A. T. D. (2009). Does the ring species concept predict vocal variation in the crimson rosella, Platycercus elegans, complex? Animal Behavior, 77(3), 581-593. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2008.10.029
Trierweiler, C., Exo, K-M., Komdeur, J., Bairlein, F., Smits, L., & Koks, B. J. (2009). Ein Langstreckenzieher auf der Jagd nach Heuschrecken: Weltreisende Wiesenweihen. Der Falke, 56, 249-255.
Eikenaar, C., Richardson, D. S., Brouwer, L., Bristol, R., & Komdeur, J. (2009). Experimental evaluation of sex differences in territory acquisition in a cooperatively breeding bird. Behavioral Ecology, 20(1), 207-214. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arn136
Brouwer, L., Tinbergen, J. M., Both, C., Bristol, R., Richardson, D. S., & Komdeur, J. (2009). Experimental evidence for density-dependent reproduction in a cooperatively breeding passerine. Ecology, 90(3), 729-741. https://doi.org/10.1890/07-1437.1
Kingma, S. A., Komdeur, J., Vedder, O., Engelhardt, N. V., Korsten, P., & Groothuis, T. G. G. (2009). Manipulation of male attractiveness induces rapid changes in avian maternal yolk androgen deposition. Behavioral Ecology, 20(1), 172-179. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arn130
Hammers, M., von Engelhardt, N., Langmore, N. E., Komdeur, J., Griffith, S. C., & Magrath, M. J. L. (2009). Mate-guarding intensity increases with breeding synchrony in the colonial fairy martin, Petrochelidon ariel. Animal Behavior, 78(3), 661-669. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2009.06.013
Magrath, M. J. L., Vedder, O., van der Velde, M., & Komdeur, J. (2009). Maternal Effects Contribute to the Superior Performance of Extra-Pair Offspring. Current Biology, 19(9), 792-797. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2009.03.068
Nicolaus, M., Michler, S. P. M., Ubels, R., van der Velde, M., Komdeur, J., Both, C., & Tinbergen, J. M. (2009). Sex-specific effects of altered competition on nestling growth and survival: an experimental manipulation of brood size and sex ratio. Journal of Animal Ecology, 78(2), 414-426. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2656.2008.01505.x
Hammers, M., Ana Sanchez-Guillen, R., & Van Gossum, H. (2009). Differences in Mating Propensity Between Immature Female Color Morphs in the Damselfly Ischnura elegans (Insecta: Odonata). Journal of insect behavior, 22(4), 324-337. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10905-009-9175-2

2008

Komdeur, J., & Tinbergen, J. (2008). Dispersal and sociality. Behaviour, 145(4), 725-725. https://doi.org/10.1163/156853908792451476
Komdeur, J., Richardson, D. S., & Hatchwell, B. (2008). Kin-Recognition Mechanisms in Cooperative Breeding Systems: Ecological Causes and Behavioral Consequences of Variation. In J. Heinze, & J. Korb (Eds.), Ecology of Social Evolution (pp. 175-193). Berlin, Heidelberg.
Eikenaar, C., Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2008). Natal dispersal patterns are not associated with inbreeding avoidance in the Seychelles Warbler. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 21(4), 1106-1116. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1420-9101.2008.01528.x
van Dijk, R. E., Komdeur, J., van der Velde, M., Szentirmai, I., Yang, X., Ffrench-Constant, R., & Szekely, T. (2008). Offspring sex ratio in the sequentially polygamous Penduline Tit Remiz pendulinus. Journal of Ornithology, 149(4), 521-527. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-008-0299-5
Meszaros, L. A., Frauenfelder, N., Van Der Velde, M., Komdeur, J., & Szabad, J. (2008). Polymorphic microsatellite DNA markers in the penduline tit, Remiz pendulinus. Molecular Ecology Resources, 8(3), 692-694. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1471-8286.2007.02050.x
Eikenaar, C., Richardson, D. S., Brouwer, L., & Komdeur, J. (2008). Sex biased natal dispersal in a closed, saturated population of Seychelles warblers Acrocephalus sechellensis. Journal of Avian Biology, 39(1), 73-80. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0908-8857.2008.04124.x
Pogany, A., Szentirmai, I., Komdeur, J., & Szekely, T. (2008). Sexual conflict and consistency of offspring desertion in Eurasian penduline tit Remiz pendulinus. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 8, [242]. https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2148-8-242
Kingma, S. A., Szentirmai, I., Szekely, T., Bokony, V., Bleeker, M., Liker, A., & Komdeur, J. (2008). Sexual selection and the function of a melanin-based plumage ornament in polygamous penduline tits Remiz pendulinus. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 62(8), 1277-1288. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-008-0556-x
Komdeur, J., Eikenaar, C., Brouwer, L., & Richardson, D. S. (2008). The evolution and ecology of cooperative breeding in vertebrates. eLS, 0021218-1-0021218-8. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470015902.a0021218
van Dijk, R. E., Pilon, A. E., Szentirmai, I., Szekely, T., & Komdeur, J. (2008). The influence of habitat structure on sexual conflict over care in Penduline Tits Remiz pendulinus. Ardea, 96(1), 3-11. https://doi.org/10.5253/078.096.0102
Vedder, O., Korsten, P., Magrath, M. J. L., & Komdeur, J. (2008). Ultraviolet plumage does not signal social status in free-living blue tits; an experimental test. Behavioral Ecology, 19(2), 410-416. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arm146
Hammers, M., & Van Gossum, H. (2008). Variation in female morph frequencies and mating frequencies: random, frequency-dependent harassment or male mimicry? Animal Behavior, 76, 1403-1410. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2008.06.021

2007

Korsten, P., Vedder, O., Szentirmai, I., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Absence of status signalling by structurally based ultraviolet plumage in wintering blue tits (Cyanistes caeruleus). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 61(12), 1933-1943. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-007-0433-z
Vedder, O., Kingma, S-A., Engelhardt, N. V., Korsten, P., Groothuis, T. G. G., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Conspecific brood parasitism and egg quality in blue tits Cyanistes caeruleus. Journal of Avian Biology, 38(5), 625-629.
Komdeur, J. (2007). Constraints on evolutionary shifts in cooperative breeding. Behavioural Processes, 76(2), 75-77. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.beproc.2007.01.012
Wapstra, E., Uller, T., Pen, I., Komdeur, J., Olsson, M., & Shine, R. (2007). Disentangling the complexities of vertebrate sex allocation: A role for squamate reptiles? Oikos, 116(6), 1051-1057. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.2007.0030-1299.15811.x
Koks, B. J., Trierweiler, C., Visser, E. G., Dijkstra, C., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Do voles make agricultural habitat attractive to Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus? Ibis, 149(3), 575-586. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1474-919x.2007.00683.x
Koks, B. J., Trierweiler, C., Visser, E. G., Dijkstra, C., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Do voles make agricultural habitat attractive to Montagu’s Harrier Circus pygargus? Ibis, 149, 575-586.
Korsten, P., Limbourg, T., Lessells, C. M., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Effectiveness of a commonly-used technique for experimentally reducing plumage UV reflectance. Journal of Avian Biology, 38(3), 399-403. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.2007.0908-8857.03963.x
Magrath, M. J. L., Van Lieshout, E., Pen, I., Visser, G. H., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Estimating expenditure on male and female offspring in a sexually size-dimorphic bird: A comparison of different methods. Journal of Animal Ecology, 76(6), 1169-1180. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2656.2007.01292.x
Komdeur, J., Burke, T., & Richardson, D. S. (2007). Explicit experimental evidence for the effectiveness of proximity as mate-guarding behaviour in reducing extra-pair fertilization in the Seychelles warbler. Molecular Ecology, 16(17), 3679-3688. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2007.03420.x
Richardson, D. S., Burke, T., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Grandparent helpers: The adaptive significance of older, postdominant helpers in the Seychelles warbler. Evolution, 61(12), 2790-2800. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1558-5646.2007.00222.x
Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2007). Heterozygosity-fitness correlations in a bottlenecked island species: a case study on the Seychelles warbler. Molecular Ecology, 16(15), 3134-3144. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2007.03370.x
Brommer, J. E., Korsten, P., Bouwman, K. A., Berg, M. L., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Is extrapair mating random? On the probability distribution of extrapair young in avian broods. Behavioral Ecology, 18(5), 895-904. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arm049
Korsten, P., Dijkstra, T. H., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Is UV signalling involved in male-male territorial conflict in the blue tit (Cyanistes caeruleus)? A new experimental approach. Behaviour, 144(4), 447-470. https://doi.org/10.1163/156853907780756030
Boessenkool, S., Taylor, S. S., Tepolt, C. K., Komdeur, J., & Jamieson, I. G. (2007). Large mainland populations of South Island robins retain greater genetic diversity than offshore island refuges. Conservation Genetics, 8(3), 705-714. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10592-006-9219-5
Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2007). Molecular Ecology Reveals the Hidden Complexities of the Seychelles Warbler. Advances in the Study of Behavior, 37, 147-187. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0065-3454(07)37004-6
Komdeur, J., & Richardson, D. S. (2007). Molecular ecology reveals the hidden complexities of the seychelles warbler. In HJ. Brockmann, TJ. Roper, M. Naguib, KE. WynneEdwards, C. Barnard, & J. Mitani (Eds.), ADVANCES IN THE STUDY OF BEHAVIOR, VOL 37 (pp. 147-187). (Advances in the Study of Behavior; Vol. 37). SAN DIEGO: Academic Press. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0065-3454(07)37004-6
Kraaijeveld, K., Ming, M., Komdeur, J., & Mulder, R. A. (2007). Offspring sex ratios in relation to mutual ornamentation and extra-pair paternity in the Black Swan Cygnus atratus. Ibis, 149(1), 79-85.
Bouwman, K. M., Van Dijk, R. E., Wijmenga, J. J., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Older male reed buntings are more successful at gaining extrapair fertilizations. Animal Behavior, 73(1), 15-27. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2006.01.031
Nicolaus, M., Le Bohec, C., Nolan, P. M., Gauthier-Clerc, M., Le Maho, Y., Komdeur, J., & Jouventin, P. (2007). Ornamental colors reveal age in the king penguin. Polar Biology, 31(1), 53-61. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00300-007-0332-9
Eikenaar, C., Richardson, D. S., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Parent presence, delayed dispersal, and territory acquisition in the Seychelles warbler. Behavioral Ecology, 18(5), 874-879. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arm047
Magrath, M. J. L., Janson, J., Komdeur, J., Elgar, M. A., & Mulder, R. A. (2007). Provisioning adjustments by male and female fairy martins to short-term manipulations of brood size. Behaviour, 144(9), 1119-1132. https://doi.org/10.1163/156853907781871815
Trierweiler, C., Koks, B. J., Drent, R. H., Exo, K-M., Komdeur, J., Dijkstra, C., & Bairlein, F. (2007). Satellite tracking of two Montagu's Harriers (Circus pygargus): Dual pathways during autumn migration. Journal of Ornithology, 148(4), 513-516. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-007-0178-5
Szentirmai, I., Szekely, T., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Sexual conflict over care: antagonistic effects of clutch desertion on reproductive success of male and female penduline tits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 20(5), 1739-1744. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1420-9101.2007.01392.x
Van Dijk, R., Szentirmai, I., Komdeur, J., & Szekely, T. (2007). Sexual conflict over parental care in Penduline Tits Remiz pendulinus: the process of clutch desertion. Ibis, 149(3), 530-534. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1474-919X.2007.00679.x
Bouma, M. J., Smallridge, C. J., Bull, C. M., & Komdeur, J. (2007). Susceptibility to infection by a haemogregarine parasite and the impact of infection in the Australian sleepy lizard Tiliqua rugosa. Parasitology Research, 100(5), 949-954. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00436-006-0379-5
Kraaijeveld, K., Kraaijeveld-Smit, F. J. L., & Komdeur, J. (2007). The evolution of mutual ornamentation. Animal Behavior, 74(4), 657-677. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2006.12.027
Uller, T., Pen, I., Wapstra, E., Beukeboom, L. W., & Komdeur, J. (2007). The evolution of sex ratios and sex-determining systems. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 22(6), 292-297. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2007.03.008

2006

Meszaros, AL., Kajdocsi, S., Szentirmai, N. V., Komdeur, J., Szekely, T., Mészáros, A. L., & Szentirmai, I. (2006). Breeding site fidelity in penduline tit Remiz pendulinus in Southern Hungary. European Journal of Wildlife Research, 52(1), 39-42. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10344-005-0001-7
Komdeur, J., Richardson, D., & Burke, T. (2006). Fitness consequences of cooperative breeding in the Seychelles warbler. Acta Zoologica Sinica, 52, 257-261.
Bouwman, K. M., Burke, T., & Komdeur, J. (2006). How female reed buntings benefit from extra-pair mating behaviour: testing hypotheses through patterns of paternity in sequential broods. Molecular Ecology, 15(9), 2589-2600. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-294X.2006.02955.x
Ridley, J., Komdeur, J., Richardson, D., & Sutherland, W. J. (2006). Population predictions for Seychelles warblers in novel environments. Acta Zoologica Sinica, 52, 465-469.
Korsten, P., Lessells, CM., Mateman, AC., van der Velde, M., & Komdeur, J. (2006). Primary sex ratio adjustment to experimentally reduced male UV attractiveness in blue tits. Behavioral Ecology, 17(4), 539-546. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arj061
Berg, M. L., Beintema, N. H., Welbergen, J. A., & Komdeur, J. (2006). The functional significance of multiple nest-building in the Australian Reed Warbler Acrocephalus australis. Ibis, 148(3), 395-404. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1474-919X.2006.00482.x
van der Aa, P. J. H., Lorica, R. P., & Komdeur, J. (2006). The hormonal and behavioral response to the presence and activities of humans in three co-roosting flying fox species (Acerodon jubatus, Pteropus vampyrus and P. hypomelanus) in Boracay and Mambukal in the Philippines. Acta Zoologica Sinica, 52(5), 827-837.
Richardson, D. S., Eikenaar, C., & Komdeur, J. (2006). The role of group size and environmental factors on survival in a cooperatively breeding tropical passerine. Journal of Animal Ecology, 75(6), 1321-1329. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2656.2006.01155.x
Komdeur, J. (2006). Variation in individual investment strategies among social animals. Ethology, 112(8), 729-747. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0310.2006.01243.x
Bouwman, KM., & Komdeur, J. (2006). Weather conditions affect levels of extra-pair paternity in the reed bunting Emberiza schoeniclus. Journal of Avian Biology, 37(3), 238-244. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.2006.0908-8857.03611.x

2005

Kalmbach, E., van der Aa, P., & Komdeur, J. (2005). Adoption as a gosling strategy to obtain better parental care? Experimental evidence for gosling choice and age-dependency of adoption in greylag geese. Behaviour, 142(11), 1515-1533. https://doi.org/10.1163/156853905774831909
Bleeker, M., Kingma, S. A., Szentirmai, I., Székely, T., & Komdeur, J. (2005). Body condition and clutch desertion in penduline tit Remiz pendulinus. Behaviour, 142, 1465-1478.
Komdeur, J., & Daan, S. (2005). Breeding in the monsoon: semi-annual reproduction in the Seychelles warbler (Acrocephalus sechellensis). Journal of Ornithology, 146(4), 305-313. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-005-0008-6
Magrath, MJL., van Overveld, T., & Komdeur, J. (2005). Contrasting effects of reduced incubation cost on clutch attendance by male and female European starlings. Behaviour, 142(11), 1479-1493. https://doi.org/10.1163/156853905774831837
Komdeur, J., & Heg, D. (2005). Cooperation and conflict over investment strategies in animals. Behaviour, 142(11), 1433-1447. https://doi.org/10.1163/156853905774831882
Bouwman, KM., Lessells, CM., Komdeur, J., & Lessells, CK. M. (2005). Male reed buntings do not adjust parental effort in relation to extrapair paternity. Behavioral Ecology, 16(3), 499-506. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/ari021
Richardson, DS., Komdeur, J., Burke, T., von Schantz, T., & Richardson, D. S. (2005). MHC-based patterns of social and extra-pair mate choice in the Seychelles warbler. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 272(1564), 759-767. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2004.3028
Komdeur, J. (2005). More than MOCKing birds: evolution of parental infanticide and siblicide: More than Kin and Less than Kind: the Evolution of Family Conflict, Douglas W. Mock, Harvard University Press (2004). Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 20(6), 296-297. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2005.02.013
Komdeur, J., Oorebeek, M., van Overveld, T., Cuthill, IC., & Cuthill, I. C. (2005). Mutual ornamentation, age, and reproductive performance in the European starling. Behavioral Ecology, 16(4), 805-817. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/ari059
Komdeur, J. (2005). No evidence for adaptive suppression of joint laying by dominant female Seychelles warblers: an experimental study. Behaviour, 142(11), 1669-1684. https://doi.org/10.1163/156853905774831864
Bouwman, KM., & Komdeur, J. (2005). Old female reed buntings (Emberiza schoeniclus) increase extra-pair paternity in their broods when mated to young males. Behaviour, 142(11), 1449-1463. https://doi.org/10.1163/156853905774831819
Komdeur, J., Pels, MD., & Pels, M. D. (2005). Rescue of the Seychelles warbler on Cousin Island, Seychelles: The role of habitat restoration. Biological Conservation, 124(1), 15-26. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2004.12.009
Berg, ML., Beintema, NH., Welbergen, JA., Komdeur, J., Berg, M. L., Beintema, N. H., & Welbergen, J. A. (2005). Singing as a handicap: the effects of food availability and weather on song output in the Australian reed warbler Acrocephalus australis. Journal of Avian Biology, 36(2), 102-109. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0908-8857.2005.03285.x
Szentirmai, N. V., Komdeur, J., Szekely, T., & Szentirmai, I. (2005). What makes a nest-building male successful? Male behavior and female care in penduline tits. Behavioral Ecology, 16(6), 994-1000. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/ari080

2004

Komdeur, J., Richardson, DS., Burke, T., & Richardson, D. S. (2004). Experimental evidence that kin discrimination in the Seychelles warbler is based on association and not on genetic relatedness. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 271(1542), 963-969. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2003.2665
Komdeur, J. (2004). Green nesting material has a function in mate attraction in the European starling. Animal Behavior, 67(3), 539-548. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2003.07.005
Richardson, D. S., Komdeur, J., & Burke, T. (2004). Inbreeding in the seychelles warbler: Environment-dependent maternal effects. Evolution, 58(9), 2037-2048. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0014-3820.2004.tb00488.x
Ridley, J., Komdeur, J., & Sutherland, W. J. (2004). Incorporating territory compression into population models. Oikos, 105(1), 101-108. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0030-1299.2004.13013.x
Kraaijeveld, K., Gregurke, J., Hall, C., Komdeur, J., & Mulder, RA. (2004). Mutual ornamentation, sexual selection, and social dominance in the black swan. Behavioral Ecology, 15(3), 380-389. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arh023
Magrath, M. J. L., van Lieshout, E., Visser, G. H., & Komdeur, J. (2004). Nutritional bias as a new mode of adjusting sex allocation. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 271, S347-S349. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2004.0187
Crommenacker, J. V. D., Richardson, D. S., Groothuis, T. G. G., Eising, C. M., Dekker, A. L., & Komdeur, J. (2004). Testosterone, cuckoldry risk and extra-pair opportunities in the Seychelles warbler. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 271(1543), 1023-1031. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2004.2697
Komdeur, J., Piersma, T., Kraaijeveld, K., Kraaijeveld-Smit, F., & Richardson, D. S. (2004). Why Seychelles Warblers fail to recolonize nearby islands: Unwilling or unable to fly there? Ibis, 146(2), 298-302. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1474-919X.2004.00255.x

2003

Komdeur, J. (2003). Adaptations and maladaptations to island living in the Seychelles Warbler. Ornithological Science, 2(2), 79-88. https://doi.org/10.2326/osj.2.79
Richardson, D. S., Komdeur, J., & Burke, T. (2003). Altruism and infidelity among warblers. Nature, 422(6932), 580-580. https://doi.org/10.1038/422580a
Magrath, M. J. L., Brouwer, L., Petersen, A. V., Berg, M. L., & Komdeur, J. (2003). Breeding behaviour and ecology of the sexually size-dimorphic brown songlark, Cinclorhamphus cruralis. Australian Journal of Zoology, 51(5), 429-441. https://doi.org/10.1071/ZO03034
McIntosh, R. R., Kats, R., Berg, M., Komdeur, J., & Elgar, M. A. (2003). Breeding ecology and bias in offspring sex ratio in little grassbirds (Megalurus gramineus). Australian Journal of Zoology, 51(5), 505-514. https://doi.org/10.1071/ZO03002
Komdeur, J. (2003). Daughters on request: About helpers and egg sexes in the Seychelles warbler. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 270(1510), 3-11. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2002.2211
Magrath, M. J. L., Brouwer, L., & Komdeur, J. (2003). Egg size and laying order in relation to offspring sex in the extreme sexually size dimorphic brown songlark, Cinclorhamphus cruralis. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 54(3), 240-248. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-003-0627-y
Eikenaar, C., Berg, ML., Komdeur, J., & Berg, M. L. (2003). Experimental evidence for the influence of food availability on incubation attendance and hatching asynchrony in the Australian reed warbler Acrocephalus australis. Journal of Avian Biology, 34(4), 419-427. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0908-8857.2003.03147.x
Magrath, M. J. L., & Komdeur, J. (2003). Is male care compromised by additional mating opportunity? Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 18(8), 424-430. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0169-5347(03)00124-1
Kraaijeveld, K., & Komdeur, J. (2003). Observations on the breeding biology of the Seychelles Fody on Cousine Island. Ostrich, 74(1-2), 117-124. https://doi.org/10.2989/00306520309485377
Ridley, J., Komdeur, J., & Sutherland, W. J. (2003). Population regulation in group-living birds: Predictive models of the Seychelles warbler. Journal of Animal Ecology, 72(4), 588-598. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2656.2003.00728.x
Weerheim, M. S., Klomp, N. I., Brunsting, A. M. H., & Komdeur, J. (2003). Population size, breeding habitat and nest site distribution of little penguins (Eudyptula minor) on Montague Island, New South Wales. Wildlife research, 30(2), 151-157. https://doi.org/10.1071/WR02115
Beekman, M., Komdeur, J., & Ratnieks, F. L. W. (2003). Reproductive conflicts in social animals: Who has power? Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 18(6), 277-282. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0169-5347(03)00068-5
Richardson, DS., Burke, T., & Komdeur, J. (2003). Sex-specific associative learning cues and inclusive fitness benefits in the Seychelles warbler. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 16(5), 854-861. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1420-9101.2003.00592.x

2002

Komdeur, J., & Pen, I. (2002). Adaptive sex allocation in birds: The complexities of linking theory and practice. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences, 357(1419), 373-380. https://doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2001.0927
Richardson, D. S., Burke, T., & Komdeur, J. (2002). Direct benefits and the evolution of female-biased cooperative breeding in Seychelles warblers. Evolution, 56(11), 2313-2321. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0014-3820.2002.tb00154.x
Komdeur, J., Wiersma, P., & Magrath, M. (2002). Paternal care and male mate-attraction effort in the European starling is adjusted to clutch size. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 269(1497), 1253-1261. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2002.1987
Komdeur, J., Magrath, MJL., & Krackow, S. (2002). Pre-ovulation control of hatchling sex ratio in the Seychelles warbler. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 269(1495), 1067-1072. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2002.1965
Magrath, MJL., Green, DJ., & Komdeur, J. (2002). Sex allocation in the sexually monomorphic fairy martin. Journal of Avian Biology, 33(3), 260-268. https://doi.org/10.1034/j.1600-048X.2002.330308.x

2001

Welbergen, J., Komdeur, J., Kats, R., & Berg, M. (2001). Egg discrimination in the Australian reed warbler (Acrocephalus australis): rejection response toward model and conspecific eggs depending on timing and mode of artificial parasitism. Behavioral Ecology, 12(1), 8-15.
Komdeur, J., & Edelaar, P. (2001). Evidence that helping at the nest does not result in territory inheritance in the Seychelles warbler. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 268(1480), 2007-2012. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2001.1742
Dowling, DK., Richardson, DS., Blaakmeer, K., Dowling, D. K., Richardson, D. S., & Komdeur, J. (2001). Feather mite loads influenced by salt exposure, age and reproductive stage in the Seychelles Warbler Acrocephalus sechellensis. Journal of Avian Biology, 32(4), 364-369. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0908-8857.2001.320412.x
Eising, CM., Komdeur, J., Buys, J., Reemer, M., Richardson, DS., & Richardson, D. S. (2001). Islands in a desert: breeding ecology of the African Reed Warbler Acrocephalus baeticatus in Namibia. The Ibis: a magazine of general ornithology, 143(3), 482-493. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1474-919X.2001.tb04950.x
Komdeur, J., & Edelaar, P. (2001). Male Seychelles warblers use territory budding to maximize lifetime fitness in a saturated environment. Behavioral Ecology, 12(6), 706-715. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/12.6.706
Komdeur, J. (2001). Mate guarding in the Seychelles warbler is energetically costly and adjusted to paternity risk. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 268(1481), 2103-2111. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2001.1750
Dowling, D. K., Richardson, D. S., & Komdeur, J. (2001). No effects of a feather mite on body condition, survivorship, or grooming behavior in the Seychelles warbler, Acrocephalus sechellensis. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 50(3), 257-262. https://doi.org/10.1007/s002650100360
Richardson, DS., Jury, FL., Blaakmeer, K., Komdeur, J., & Burke, T. (2001). Parentage assignment and extra-group paternity in a cooperative breeder: the Seychelles warbler (Acrocephalus sechellensis). Molecular Ecology, 10(9), 2263-2273. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.0962-1083.2001.01355.x

2000

Hatchwell, BJ., & Komdeur, J. (2000). Ecological constraints, life history traits and the evolution of cooperative breeding. Animal Behavior, 59(6), 1079-1086. https://doi.org/10.1006/anbe.2000.1394
Veen, T., Richardson, D. S., Blaakmeer, K., & Komdeur, J. (2000). Experimental evidence for innate predator recognition in the Seychelles warbler. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 267(1459), 2253-2258. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2000.1276
Richardson, DS., Jury, FL., Dawson, DA., Salgueiro, P., Komdeur, J., & Burke, T. (2000). Fifty Seychelles warbler (Acrocephalus sechellensis) microsatellite loci polymorphic in Sylviidae species and their cross-species amplification in other passerine birds. Molecular Ecology, 9(12), 2226-2231. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-294X.2000.105338.x
Drachmann, J., Komdeur, J., & Boomsma, JJ. (2000). Mate guarding in the Linnet Carduelis cannabina. Bird Study, 47(2), 238-241. https://doi.org/10.1080/00063650009461180
Komdeur, J., & Kats, R. K. H. (2000). Predation risk affects trade-off between nest guarding and foraging in Seychelles warblers. Behavioral Ecology, 10, 648 - 658.
Eising, C. M., Blaakmeer, K. B., & Komdeur, J. (2000). The importance of genetic variation for the viability of small avian populations: The Seychelles Warbler and the African Marsh Warbler. Ostrich, 71(1-2), 304-306. https://doi.org/10.1080/00306525.2000.9639934

1999

Komdeur, J., Kraaijeveld-Smit, F., Kraaijeveld, K., & Edelaar, P. (1999). Explicit experimental evidence for the role of mate guarding in minimizing loss of paternity in the Seychelles warbler. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 266(1433), 2075 - 2081. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.1999.0890
Komdeur, J., & Hatchwell, BJ. (1999). Kin recognition: function and mechanism in avian societies. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 14(6), 237-241. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0169-5347(98)01573-0
Komdeur, J., & Kats, RKH. (1999). Predation risk affects trade-off between nest guarding and foraging in Seychelles warblers. Behavioral Ecology, 10(6), 648-658. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/10.6.648
Komdeur, J., & Hatchwell, BJ. (1999). Still having trouble with relatives - Reply. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 14(11), 448-448.

1998

Komdeur, J., Kappe, A., & van de Zande, L. (1998). Influence of population isolation on genetic variation and demography in Seychelles warblers: a field experiment. Animal Conservation, 1(3), 203-212. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-1795.1998.tb00030.x
Komdeur, J. (1998). Long-term fitness benefits of egg sex modification by the Seychelles warbler. Ecology Letters, 1(1), 56-62. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1461-0248.1998.00009.x

1997

Dijkstra, E., Komdeur, J., & Dijkstra, C. (1997). Adoption of young in the Blackbird Turdus merula. Ibis, 139(1), 174-175.
Drachmann, J., Komdeur, J., & Boomsma, J. J. (1997). Copulation behaviour in the Linnet Carduelis cannabina and the insemination window hypothesis. Journal of Avian Biology, 28(3), 191-196.
Komdeur, J., Daan, S., Tinbergen, J., & Mateman, C. (1997). Extreme adaptive modification in sex ratio of the Seychelles warbler's eggs. Nature, 385(6616), 522-525. https://doi.org/10.1038/385522a0
Komdeur, J. (1997). Inter-island transfers and population dynamics of Seychelles Warblers Acrocephalus sechellensis. Bird Conservation International, 7(1), 7-26. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0959270900001374
McRae, S. B., Chapuisat, M., & Komdeur, J. (1997). The ant and the lion: common principles and idiosyncratic differences in social evolution. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 12(12), 463-465. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0169-5347(97)01216-0

1996

Komdeur, J. (1996). Breeding of the Seychelles magpie robin Copsychus sechellarum and implications for its conservation. Ibis, 138(3), 485-498. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1474-919X.1996.tb08069.x
Komdeur, J. (1996). Facultative sex ratio bias in the offspring of Seychelles warblers. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 263(1370), 661-666. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.1996.0099
Komdeur, J. (1996). Influence of age on reproductive performance in the Seychelles warbler. Behavioral Ecology, 7(4), 417-425. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/7.4.417
Komdeur, J. (1996). Influence of helping and breeding experience on reproductive performance in the Seychelles warbler: A translocation experiment. Behavioral Ecology, 7(3), 326-333. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/7.3.326
Komdeur, J. (1996). Seasonal timing of reproduction in a tropical bird, the Seychelles warbler: A field experiment using translocation. Journal of Biological Rhythms, 11(4), 333-346. https://doi.org/10.1177/074873049601100407

1995

Komdeur, J., Huffstadt, A., Prast, W., Castle, G., Mileto, R., & Wattel, J. (1995). Transfer experiments of Seychelles warblers to new islands: changes in dispersal and helping behaviour. Animal Behaviour, 49(3), 695-708. https://doi.org/10.1016/0003-3472(95)80202-9

1994

Komdeur, J. (1994). Conserving the seychelles warbler Acrocephalus sechellensis by translocation from Cousin Island to the islands of Aride and Cousine. Biological Conservation, 67(2), 143-152. https://doi.org/10.1016/0006-3207(94)90360-3
Komdeur, J. (1994). Experimental evidence for helping and hindering by previous offspring in the cooperative-breeding Seychelles warbler Acrocephalus sechellensis. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 34(3), 175-186. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00167742
Komdeur, J. (1994). The effect of kinship on helping in the cooperative breeding Seychelles warbler (Acrocephalus sechellensis). Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 256(1345), 47-52. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.1994.0047

1993

Komdeur, J. (1993). Fitness-related dispersal. Nature, 366(6450), 23-24. https://doi.org/10.1038/366023b0
Catchpole, C. K., & Komdeur, J. (1993). The song of the Seychelles Warbler Acrocephalus sechellensis, an island endemic. Ibis, 135(2), 190-195. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1474-919X.1993.tb02831.x

1992

Komdeur, J. (1992). Importance of habitat saturation and territory quality for evolution of cooperative breeding in the Seychelles warbler. Nature, 358(6386), 493-495. https://doi.org/10.1038/358493a0

1991

Komdeur, J., Bullock, I. D., & Rands, M. R. W. (1991). Conserving the Seychelles Warbler Acrocephalus sechellensis by translocation: a transfer from Cousin Island to Aride Island. Bird Conservation International, 1(2), 177-185. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0959270900002045
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