A new paper linking anuran brain evolution to intrasexual selection out now in American Naturalist
A series of short interviews on spring awakening (think animal sex) on Swiss radio neo1 (in Swiss German)
A new paper on the reproductive consequences of pesticides for non-target species published in Chemosphere
Welcome to our new Master's student Florin Allmendinger
Welcome to Tyler Figueira, our new Master's student from Hawaii
Our research centers around understanding the evolution and functional significance of mating behaviour and of traits under pre- or postmating sexual selection. We use comparative, experimental and molecular approaches in different groups of species. For more information see our Research page.
Financial support for our past and current work has been provided primarily by the following institutions: