Skip to ContentSkip to Navigation
Research GELIFES BPE

Ecological & evolutionary physiology

Tieleman group - Publications

2020

Roncalli, G., Soler, M., Tieleman, B. I., Versteegh, M. A., Ruiz-Raya, F., Colombo, E., Gomez Sambla, M., & Diego Ibanez-Alamo, J. (2020). Immunological changes in nestlings growing under predation risk. Journal of Avian Biology, 51(4), [02271]. https://doi.org/10.1111/jav.02271
Ibanez-Alamo, J. D., Jimeno, B., Gil, D., Thomson, R. L., Aguirre, J., Diez-Fernandez, A., Faivre, B., Tieleman, B. I., & Figuerola, J. (2020). Physiological stress does not increase with urbanization in European blackbirds: Evidence from hormonal, immunological and cellular indicators. Science of the Total Environment, 721, [137332]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137332
Dierickx, E. G., Sin, S. Y. W., van Veelen, H. P. J., Brooke, M. D. L., Liu, Y., Edwards, S. V., & Martin, S. H. (2020). Genetic diversity, demographic history and neo-sex chromosomes in the critically endangered Raso lark. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 287(1922), [20192613]. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2019.2613

2019

Nwaogu, C. J., Galema, A., Cresswell, W., Dietz, M. W., & Tieleman, B. I. (2020). A fruit diet rather than invertebrate diet maintains a robust innate immunity in an omnivorous tropical songbird. Journal of Animal Ecology, 89(3), 867-883. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.13152
Mwangi, J., Klaassen, R. H. G., Muchai, M., & Tieleman, B. I. (2020). Home-ranges of tropical Red-capped Larks are influenced by breeding rather than vegetation, rainfall or invertebrate availability. Ibis, 162(2), 492-504. https://doi.org/10.1111/ibi.12716
Dietz, M. W., Salles, J. F., Hsu, B-Y., Dijkstra, C., Groothuis, T. G. G., van der Velde, M., Verkuil, Y. I., & Tieleman, B. I. (2020). Prenatal transfer of gut bacteria in Rock pigeon. Microorganisms, 8(1), [61]. https://doi.org/10.3390/microorganisms8010061
Tieleman, B. I., Versteegh, M. A., Klasing, K. C., & Williams, J. B. (2019). Constitutive innate immunity of tropical House Wrens varies with season and reproductive activity. The Auk, 136(3), [029]. https://doi.org/10.1093/auk/ukz029
Ndithia, H. K., Versteegh, M. A., Muchai, M., & Tieleman, B. I. (2019). No downregulation of immune function during breeding in two year-round breeding bird species in an equatorial East African environment. Journal of Avian Biology, 50(9), [02151]. https://doi.org/10.1111/jav.02151
Nwaogu, C. J., Cresswell, W., Versteegh, M. A., & Tieleman, B. I. (2019). Seasonal differences in baseline innate immune function are better explained by environment than annual cycle stage in a year-round breeding tropical songbird. Journal of Animal Ecology, 88(4), 537-553. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.12948
Mwangi, J. (2019). Coping with uncertainty: Adapting to stochasticity in an unpredictable tropical environment. University of Groningen.

2018

Nwaogu, C. J., Tieleman, B. I., & Cresswell, W. (2019). Weak breeding seasonality of a songbird in a seasonally arid tropical environment arises from individual flexibility and strongly seasonal moult. IBIS – International Journal of Ornithology, 161(3), 533-545. https://doi.org/10.1111/ibi.12661
Rubio, E., Sanllorente, O., Tieleman, B. I., & Ibanez-Alamo, J. D. (2018). Fecal sacs do not increase nest predation in a ground nester. Journal of Ornithology, 159(4), 985-990. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-018-1566-8
van Veelen, H. P. J., Salles, J. F., & Tieleman, B. I. (2018). Microbiome assembly of avian eggshells and their potential as transgenerational carriers of maternal microbiota. The ISME journal, 12(5), 1375-1388. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41396-018-0067-3
Roncalli, G., Colombo, E., Soler, M., Tieleman, B. I., Versteegh, M. A., Ruiz-Raya, F., Samblas, M. G., & Ibanez-Alamo, J. D. (2018). Nest predation risk modifies nestlings' immune function depending on the level of threat. Journal of Experimental Biology, 221(10), [170662]. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.170662
Mwangi, J., Ndithia, H. K., Kentie, R., Muchai, M., & Tieleman, B. I. (2018). Nest survival in year-round breeding tropical red-capped larks Calandrella cinerea increases with higher nest abundance but decreases with higher invertebrate availability and rainfall. Journal of Avian Biology, 49(8), [01645]. https://doi.org/10.1111/jav.01645
Nwaogu, C. J., Tieleman, B. I., Bitrus, K., & Cresswell, W. (2018). Temperature and aridity determine body size conformity to Bergmann’s rule independent of latitudinal differences in a tropical environment. Journal of Ornithology, 159(4), 1053-1062. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-018-1574-8
Tieleman, B. I. (2018). Understanding immune function as a pace of life trait requires environmental context. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 72(3), [55]. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-018-2464-z

2017

Nwaogu, C. J., Dietz, M. W., Tieleman, B. I., & Cresswell, W. (2017). Breeding limits foraging time: Evidence of interrupted foraging response from body mass variation in a tropical environment. Journal of Avian Biology, 48(4), 563-569. https://doi.org/10.1111/jav.01132
Dietz, M., Falcao Salles, J., Both, C., Groothuis, T., & Tieleman, I. (2017). Do environmental factors influence the development of the gut microbiome in young birds?. Poster session presented at ESEB 2017, Groningen, Netherlands.
Ndithia, H. K., Bakari, S. N., Matson, K. D., Muchai, M., & Tieleman, B. I. (2017). Geographical and temporal variation in environmental conditions affects nestling growth but not immune function in a year-round breeding equatorial lark. Frontiers in Zoology, 14, [28]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12983-017-0213-1
van Veelen, H. P. J., Falcao Salles, J., & Tieleman, B. I. (2017). Multi-level comparisons of cloacal, skin, feather and nest-associated microbiota suggest considerable influence of horizontal acquisition on the microbiota assembly of sympatric woodlarks and skylarks. Microbiome, 5(1), [156]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40168-017-0371-6
Ndithia, H. K., Matson, K. D., Versteegh, M. A., Muchai, M., & Tieleman, B. I. (2017). Year-round breeding equatorial Larks from three climatically-distinct populations do not use rainfall, temperature or invertebrate biomass to time reproduction. PLoS ONE, 12(4), [0175275]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0175275

2016

Matson, K. D., Riedstra, B., & Tieleman, B. I. (2016). In ovo testosterone treatment reduces long-term survival of female pigeons: a preliminary analysis after nine years of monitoring. Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition, 100(6), 1031-1036. https://doi.org/10.1111/jpn.12469
Tieleman, I. (2016). Our desert lark work is included in Animal Physiology (by Hill, Wyse and Anderson) 4th edition.

2015

Hegemann, A., Marra, P. P., & Tieleman, B. I. (2015). Causes and consequences of partial migration in a passerine bird. American Naturalist, 186(4), 531-546. https://doi.org/10.1086/682667
Matson, K. D., Versteegh, M. A., van der Velde, M., & Tieleman, B. I. (2015). Effects of immune supplementation and immune challenge on bacterial assemblages in the avian cloaca. Journal of Ornithology, 156(3), 805-810. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-015-1180-y
Horrocks, N. P. C., Hegemann, A., Ostrowski, S., Ndithia, H., Shobrak, M., Williams, J. B., Matson, K. D., & Tieleman, B. I. (2015). Environmental proxies of antigen exposure explain variation in immune investment better than indices of pace of life. Oecologia, 177(1), 281-290. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00442-014-3136-y
Horrocks, N. P. C., Hegemann, A., Ostrowski, S., Ndithia, H., Shobrak, M., Williams, J. B., Matson, K. D., & Tieleman, B. I. (2015). Erratum to Environmental proxies of antigen exposure explain variation in immune investment better than indices of pace of life (vol 177, pg 281, 2015). Oecologia, 177(1), 291-292. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00442-014-3174-5
Grizard, S., Versteegh, M. A., Ndithia, H. K., Salles, J. F., & Tieleman, B. I. (2015). Shifts in bacterial communities of eggshells and antimicrobial activities in eggs during incubation in a ground-nesting passerine. PLoS ONE, 10(4), [e0121716]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0121716
Vermeulen, A., Muller, W., Matson, K. D., Tieleman, B. I., Bervoets, L., & Eens, M. (2015). Sources of variation in innate immunity in great tit nestlings living along a metal pollution gradient: An individual-based approach. Science of the Total Environment, 508, 297-306. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.11.095

2014

Horrocks, N. P. C., Hine, K., Hegemann, A., Ndithia, H. K., Shobrak, M., Ostrowski, S., Williams, J. B., Matson, K. D., & Tieleman, B. I. (2014). Are antimicrobial defences in bird eggs related to climatic conditions associated with risk of trans-shell microbial infection? Frontiers in Zoology, 11, [49]. https://doi.org/10.1186/1742-9994-11-49
Grizard, S., Dini Andreote, F., Tieleman, B. I., & Falcao Salles, J. (2014). Dynamics of bacterial and fungal communities associated with eggshells during incubation. Ecology and Evolution, 4(7), 1140-1157. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.1011
Versteegh, M. A., Helm, B., Kleynhans, E. J., Gwinner, E., & Tieleman, B. I. (2014). Genetic and phenotypically flexible components of seasonal variation in immune function. Journal of Experimental Biology, 217(9), 1510-1518. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.097105
Geiger, F., Hegemann, A., Gleichman, M., Flinks, H., de Snoo, G. R., Prinz, S., Tieleman, B. I., & Berendse, F. (2014). Habitat use and diet of Skylarks (Alauda arvensis) wintering in an intensive agricultural landscape of the Netherlands. Journal of Ornithology, 155(2), 507-518. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-013-1033-5
Matson, K. D., Mauck, R. A., Lynn, S. E., & Tieleman, B. I. (2014). Island life shapes the physiology and life history of eastern bluebirds (Sialia sialis). Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 87(1), 172-182. https://doi.org/10.1086/670811
Tieleman, B. (2014). My work in Saudi Arabia (1997-2007) in J.M. Determann: Recent science in Arabia: Networks of biology and evolution in the Gulf monarchies (publ. I.B. Tauris, London).
Praus, L., Hegemann, A., Tieleman, B. I., & Weidinger, K. (2014). Predators and predation rates of skylark Alauda arvensis and woodlark Lullula arborea nests in a semi-natural area in the Netherlands. Ardea, 102(1), 87-94.
Reneerkens, J., van Veelen, P., van der Velde, M., Luttikhuizen, P., & Piersma, T. (2014). Within-population variation in mating system and parental care patterns in the sanderling (Calidris alba) in northeast Greenland. The Auk, 131(2), 235-247. https://doi.org/10.1642/AUK-13-247.1

2013

Hegemann, A., Matson, K. D., Versteegh, M. A., Villegas, A., & Tieleman, B. I. (2013). Immune response to an endotoxin challenge involves multiple immune parameters and is consistent among the annual-cycle stages of a free-living temperate zone bird. Journal of Experimental Biology, 216(14), 2573-2580. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.083147
Hegemann, A., Matson, K. D., Flinks, H., & Tieleman, B. I. (2013). Offspring pay sooner, parents pay later: Experimental manipulation of body mass reveals trade-offs between immune function, reproduction and survival. Frontiers in Zoology, 10, [77]. https://doi.org/10.1186/1742-9994-10-77

2012

Versteegh, M. A., Helm, B., Gwinner, E., & Tieleman, B. I. (2012). Annual cycles of metabolic rate are genetically determined but can be shifted by phenotypic flexibility. Journal of Experimental Biology, 215(19), 3459-3466. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.073445
Matson, K. D., Horrocks, N. P. C., Versteegh, M. A., & Tieleman, B. I. (2012). Baseline haptoglobin concentrations are repeatable and predictive of certain aspects of a subsequent experimentally-induced inflammatory response. Comparative biochemistry and physiology a-Molecular & integrative physiology, 162(1), 7-15. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpa.2012.01.010
Versteegh, M. A., Schwabl, I., Jaquier, S., & Tieleman, B. I. (2012). Do immunological, endocrine and metabolic traits fall on a single Pace-of-Life axis? Covariation and constraints among physiological systems. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 25(9), 1864-1876. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1420-9101.2012.02574.x
Zehtindjiev, P., Krizanauskiene, A., Scebba, S., Dimitrov, D., Valkiunas, G., Hegemann, A., Tieleman, B. I., & Bensch, S. (2012). Haemosporidian infections in skylarks (Alauda arvensis): a comparative PCR-based and microscopy study on the parasite diversity and prevalence in southern Italy and the Netherlands. European Journal of Wildlife Research, 58(1), 335-344. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10344-011-0586-y
Hegemann, A., Matson, K. D., Both, C., & Tieleman, B. I. (2012). Immune function in a free-living bird varies over the annual cycle, but seasonal patterns differ between years. Oecologia, 170(3), 605-618. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00442-012-2339-3
Horrocks, N. P. C., Hegemann, A., Matson, K. D., Hine, K., Jaquier, S., Shobrak, M., Williams, J. B., Tinbergen, J. M., & Tieleman, B. I. (2012). Immune Indexes of Larks from Desert and Temperate Regions Show Weak Associations with Life History but Stronger Links to Environmental Variation in Microbial Abundance. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 85(5), 504-515. https://doi.org/10.1086/666988
Buehler, D. M., Vezina, F., Goymann, W., Schwabl, I., Versteegh, M., Tieleman, B. I., & Piersma, T. (2012). Independence among physiological traits suggests flexibility in the face of ecological demands on phenotypes. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 25(8), 1600-1613. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1420-9101.2012.02543.x
Matson, K. D., Horrocks, N. P. C., Tieleman, B. I., & Haase, E. (2012). Intense flight and endotoxin injection elicit similar effects on leukocyte distributions but dissimilar effects on plasma-based immunological indices in pigeons. Journal of Experimental Biology, 215(21), 3734-3741. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.072264
Champagne, A. M., Munoz-Garcia, A., Shtayyeh, T., Tieleman, B. I., Hegemann, A., Clement, M. E., & Williams, J. B. (2012). Lipid composition of the stratum corneum and cutaneous water loss in birds along an aridity gradient. Journal of Experimental Biology, 215(24), 4299-4307. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.077016
Horrocks, N. P. C., Matson, K. D., Shobrak, M., Tinbergen, J. M., & Tieleman, B. I. (2012). Seasonal patterns in immune indices reflect microbial loads on birds but not microbes in the wider environment. Ecosphere, 3(2), [19]. https://doi.org/10.1890/ES11-00287.1
Hegemann, A., Voesten, R., van Eerde, K., van der Velde, M., & Tieleman, I. (2012). The use of tongue spots for ageing and wing length for sexing skylarks Alauda arvensis: A critical evaluation. Ringing & Migration, 27, 7-12.
Hegemann, A., Matson, K. D., Versteegh, M. A., & Tieleman, B. I. (2012). Wild Skylarks Seasonally Modulate Energy Budgets but Maintain Energetically Costly Inflammatory Immune Responses throughout the Annual Cycle. PLoS ONE, 7(5), [e36358]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0036358

2011

Horrocks, N. P. C., Tieleman, B. I., & Matson, K. D. (2011). A simple assay for measurement of ovotransferrin - a marker of inflammation and infection in birds. Methods in ecology and evolution, 2(5), 518-526. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.2041-210X.2011.00096.x
Buehler, D. M., Versteegh, M. A., Matson, K. D., & Tieleman, I. (2011). One Problem, Many Solutions: Simple Statistical Approaches Help Unravel the Complexity of the Immune System in an Ecological Context. PLoS ONE, 6(4), [18592]. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0018592
Horrocks, N. P. C., Matson, K. D., & Tieleman, B. I. (2011). Pathogen Pressure Puts Immune Defense into Perspective. Integrative and Comparative Biology, 51(4), 563-576. https://doi.org/10.1093/icb/icr011

2010

Hegemann, A., van der Jeugd, H. P., de Graaf, M., Oostebrink, L. L., & Tieleman, B. I. (2010). Are Dutch Skylarks partial migrants? Ring recovery data and radio-telemetry suggest local coexistence of contrasting migration strategies. Ardea, 98(2), 135-143.
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
Buehler, D. M., Tieleman, B. I., & Piersma, T. (2010). How Do Migratory Species Stay Healthy Over the Annual Cycle? A Conceptual Model for Immune Function and For Resistance to Disease. Integrative and Comparative Biology, 50(3), 346-357. https://doi.org/10.1093/icb/icq055
Buehler, D. M., Tieleman, B. I., & Piersma, T. (2010). Indices of immune function are lower in Red Knots (Calidris canutus) recovering protein than in those storing fat during stopover in Delaware Bay. The Auk, 127(2), 394-401. https://doi.org/10.1525/auk.2010.09017
Tieleman, B., Matson, K., Vergouwen, S., & Horrocks, N. (2010). Infection, immunity and island-life. In Annual Report CEES 2010 (pp. 34-37). University of Groningen, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies.
Tieleman, B. I., Croese, E., Helm, B., & Versteegh, M. A. (2010). Repeatability and individual correlates of microbicidal capacity of bird blood. Comparative biochemistry and physiology a-Molecular & integrative physiology, 156(4), 537-540. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpa.2010.04.011

2009

Buehler, D. M., Tieleman, B. I., & Piersma, T. (2009). Age and environment affect constitutive immune function in Red Knots (Calidris canutus). Journal of Ornithology, 150(4), 815-825. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10336-009-0402-6
Tieleman, B., & Hegemann, A. (2009). Coping with a changing environment: in search of bottlenecks in the annual cycle of Skylarks: Report of search activities during years 1-3 and future prospects. Birdlife Netherlands.
Tieleman, B. I., Versteegh, M. A., Fries, A., Helm, B., Dingemanse, N. J., Gibbs, H. L., & Williams, J. B. (2009). Genetic modulation of energy metabolism in birds through mitochondrial function. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 276(1662), 1685-1693. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2008.1946
Tieleman, B. I. (2009). High and low, fast or slow: the complementary contributions of altitude and latitude to understand life-history variation. Journal of Animal Ecology, 78(2), 293-295. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2656.2008.01522.x
Buehler, D. M., Encinas-Viso, F., Petit, M., Vezina, F., Tieleman, B. I., & Piersma, T. (2009). Limited Access to Food and Physiological Trade-Offs in a Long-Distance Migrant Shorebird. II. Constitutive Immune Function and the Acute-Phase Response. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 82(5), 561-571. https://doi.org/10.1086/603635
Buehler, D. M., Koolhaas, A., Van't Hof, T. J., Schwabl, I., Dekinga, A., Piersma, T., & Tieleman, B. I. (2009). No evidence for melatonin-linked immunoenhancement over the annual cycle of an avian species. Journal of comparative physiology a-Neuroethology sensory neural and behavioral physiology, 195(5), 445-451. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00359-009-0422-y
Tieleman, B. I., Versteegh, M. A., Helm, B., & Dingemanse, N. J. (2009). Quantitative genetics parameters show partial independent evolutionary potential for body mass and metabolism in stonechats from different populations. Journal of Zoology, 279(2), 129-136. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-7998.2009.00597.x
Williams, J. B., Tieleman, B. I., & Shobrak, M. (2009). Validation of temperature-sensitive radio transmitters for measurement of body temperature in small animals. Ardea, 97(1), 120-124.

2008

Buehler, D. M., Piersma, T., & Tieleman, B. I. (2008). Captive and free-living red knots Calidris canutus exhibit differences in non-induced immunity that suggest different immune strategies in different environments. Journal of Avian Biology, 39(5), 560-566. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0908-8857.2008.04408.x
Buehler, D. M., Bhola, N., Barjaktarov, D., Goymann, W., Schwabl, I., Tieleman, B. I., & Piersma, T. (2008). Constitutive immune function responds more slowly to handling stress than corticosterone in a shorebird. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 81(5), 673-681. https://doi.org/10.1086/588591
Tieleman, B. I., Dijkstra, T. H., Klasing, K. C., Visser, G. H., & Williams, J. B. (2008). Effects of experimentally increased costs of activity during reproduction on parental investment and self-maintenance in tropical house wrens. Behavioral Ecology, 19(5), 949-959. https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arn051
Tieleman, B. I., van Noordwijk, H. J., & Williams, J. B. (2008). Nest site selection in a hot desert: Trade-off between microclimate and predation risk? Condor, 110(1), 116-124. https://doi.org/10.1525/cond.2008.110.1.116
Versteegh, M. A., Heim, B., Dingemanse, N. J., & Tieleman, B. I. (2008). Repeatability and individual correlates of basal metabolic rate and total evaporative water loss in birds: A case study in European stonechats. Comparative biochemistry and physiology a-Molecular & integrative physiology, 150(4), 452-457. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpa.2008.05.006
Buehler, D. M., Piersma, T., Matson, K. D., & Tieleman, B. I. (2008). Seasonal Redistribution of Immune Function in a Migrant Shorebird: Annual-Cycle Effects Override Adjustments to Thermal Regime. American Naturalist, 172(6), 783-796. https://doi.org/10.1086/592865

2007

Tieleman, B. I. (2007). Differences in the physiological responses to temperature among stonechats from three populations reared in a common environment. Comparative biochemistry and physiology a-Molecular & integrative physiology, 146(2), 194-199. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpa.2006.10.011
Williams, J. B., Tieleman, B. I., Visser, G. H., & Ricklefs, R. E. (2007). Does growth rate determine the rate of metabolism in shorebird chicks living in the arctic? Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 80(5), 500-513. https://doi.org/10.1086/520126

2006

Matson, KD., Tieleman, BI., Klasing, KC., & Klasing, K. C. (2006). Capture stress and the bactericidal competence of blood and plasma in five species of tropical birds. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 79(3), 556-564. https://doi.org/10.1086/501057
Tieleman, BI., Lasky, N. V., Mauck, RA., Visser, GH., Williams, JB., & Lasky, J. R. (2006). Physiological and behavioural correlates of life-history variation: a comparison between tropical and temperate zone House Wrens. Functional Ecology, 20(3), 491-499. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2435.2006.01126.x

2005

Tieleman, BI., Williams, JB., Ricklefs, RE., Klasing, KC., Williams, J. B., Ricklefs, R. E., & Klasing, K. C. (2005). Constitutive innate immunity is a component of the pace-of-life syndrome in tropical birds. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 272(1573), 1715-1720. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2005.3155
Williams, JB., Tieleman, BI., & Williams, J. B. (2005). Physiological adaptation in desert birds. BioScience, 55(5), 416-425. https://doi.org/10.1641/0006-3568(2005)055[0416:PAIDB]2.0.CO;2

2004

Williams, J. B., Munoz-Garcia, A., Ostrowski, S., & Tieleman, B. I. (2004). A phylogenetic analysis of basal metabolism, total evaporative water loss, and life-history among foxes from desert and mesic regions. Journal of comparative physiology b-Biochemical systemic and environmental physiology, 174(1), 29-39. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00360-003-0386-0
Tieleman, BI., Williams, J. B., & Visser, G. H. (2004). Energy and water budgets of larks in a life history perspective: Parental effort varies with aridity. Ecology, 85(5), 1399-1410. https://doi.org/10.1890/03-0170
Tieleman, B., Ricklefs, R. E., & Williams, J. B. (2004). Nest attentiveness and egg temperature do not explain the variation in incubation periods in tropical birds. Functional Ecology, 18, 571-577. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.0269-8463.2004.00882.x

2003

Tieleman, B. I., Williams, J. B., & Bloomer, P. (2003). Adaptation of metabolism and evaporative water loss along an aridity gradient. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 270(1511), 207-214. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2002.2205
Haugen, M., Williams, J. B., Wertz, P., & Tieleman, B. I. (2003). Lipids of the stratum corneum vary with cutaneous water loss among larks along a temperature-moisture gradient. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 76(6), 907-917. https://doi.org/10.1086/380213
Haugen, M. J., Tieleman, B. I., & Williams, J. B. (2003). Phenotypic flexibility in cutaneous water loss and lipids of the stratum corneum. Journal of Experimental Biology, 206(20), 3581-3588. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.00596
Tieleman, BI., Williams, JB., Buschur, ME., & Brown, CR. (2003). Phenotypic variation of larks along an aridity gradient: Are desert birds more flexible? Ecology, 84(7), 1800-1815. https://doi.org/10.1890/0012-9658%282003%29084%5B1800%3APVOLAA%5D2.0.CO%3B2
Tieleman, B. I., Williams, J. B., & Visser, G. H. (2003). Variation in allocation of time, water and energy in Hoopoe Larks from the Arabian Desert. Functional Ecology, 17(6), 869-876. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.0269-8463.2003.00801.x

2002

Tieleman, B. I. (2002). Avian adaptation along an aridity gradient. In P. G. M. Luiten, F. M. van der Veen, F. Zwarts, GJ. ter Horst, K. Biber, & R. Visser (Eds.), BCN Annual Report 1999-2000-2001 (pp. 142 - 143). University of Groningen.
Tieleman, B. I. (2002). Avian adaptation along an aridity gradient: Physiology, behavior, and life history. s.n.
Tieleman, B. I., & Williams, J. B. (2002). Cutaneous and respiratory water loss in larks from arid and mesic environments. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 75(6), 590-599. https://doi.org/10.1086/344491
Williams, J. B., & Tieleman, B. I. (2002). Ecological and evolutionary physiology of desert birds: A progress report. Integrative and Comparative Biology, 42(1), 68-75. https://doi.org/10.1093/icb/42.1.68
Tieleman, B. I., & Williams, J. B. (2002). Effects of food supplementation on behavioural decisions of hoopoe-larks in the Arabian Desert: Balancing water, energy and thermoregulation. Animal Behavior, 63, 519-529. https://doi.org/10.1006/anbe.2001.1927
Williams, J. B., Lenain, D., Ostrowski, S., Tieleman, B. I., & Seddon, P. (2002). Energy expenditure and water flux of Ruppell's foxes in Saudi Arabia. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 75(5), 479-488. https://doi.org/10.1086/344490
Tieleman, B. I., Williams, J. B., & Buschur, M. E. (2002). Physiological adjustments to arid and mesic environments in larks (Alaudidae). Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 75(3), 305-313. https://doi.org/10.1086/341998
Tieleman, B. I., Williams, J. B., LaCroix, F., & Paillat, P. (2002). Physiological responses of Houbara bustards to high ambient temperatures. Journal of Experimental Biology, 205(4), 503-511. http://jeb.biologists.org/content/205/4/503.full

2001

Williams, J. B., & Tieleman, B. I. (2001). Physiological ecology and behavior of desert birds. Current Ornithology, 16, 353.

2000

Williams, JB., & Tieleman, BI. (2000). Flexibility in basal metabolic rate and evaporative water loss among hoopoe larks exposed to different environmental temperatures. Journal of Experimental Biology, 203(20), 3153-3159.
Tieleman, B. I., & Williams, J. B. (2000). The adjustment of avian metabolic rates and water fluxes to desert environments. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 73(4), 461-479. https://doi.org/10.1086/317740

1999

Williams, J. B., Tieleman, B. I., & Shobrak, M. (1999). Lizard burrows provide thermal refugia for larks in the Arabian desert. Condor, 101(3), 714 - 717. https://doi.org/10.2307/1370208
Tieleman, B. I., & Williams, J. B. (1999). The evolution of rates of metabolism and water flux in desert birds. Acta Ornithologica, 34(2), 173-174.
Tieleman, B. I., & Williams, J. B. (1999). The role of hyperthermia in the water economy of desert birds. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 72(1), 87 - 100. https://doi.org/10.1086/316640
Tieleman, B. I., Williams, J. B., Michaeli, G., & Berry, P. (1999). The role of the nasal passages in the water economy of crested larks and desert larks. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 72(2), 219-226. https://doi.org/10.1086/316658
Last modified:17 May 2019 2.03 p.m.