The Consequences of Biological and Behavioural Diversity

The Centre for Biological Diversity addresses the consequences of biodiversity at the interface between ecology and evolution. The ecological consequences of biodiversity are considered in terms of processes such as pollination biology, niche construction, and invasion biology.

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Prof. Kevin Laland
Dr. Susan Healy
Prof. Pat Willmer

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Recent publications


10  (of 273 published available) for knl1. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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2019 (20/2)
Royal Society Open Science
vol.6 
(Article)
A four-questions perspective on public information use in sticklebacks (Gasterosteidae)
Michael Munro Webster, Gabor Herczeg, Jun Kitano, Riva Jyoti Riley, Sean Rogers, Michael D. Shapiro, Takahito Shikano, Kevin Neville Laland 
Keywords: Social learning, Social information, Foraging, Cognition
2019

(Book)
Evolutionary Causation
Kevin Neville Laland 
2019 (2)
Nature Human Behaviour
vol.3 pp.183-193
(Article)
2018 (10/10)
Neuron
vol.100 pp.61-74
(Article)
An open resource for non-human primate imaging
Michael P. Milham, Lei Ai, Bonhwang Koo, Ting Xu, Céline Amiez, Fabien Balezeau, Mark G. Baxter, Erwin L.A. Blezer, Thomas Brochier, Aihua Chen, Paula L. Croxson, Christienne G. Damatac, Stanislas Dehaene, Stefan Everling, Damian A. Fair, Lazar Fleysher, Winrich Freiwald, Sean Froudist-Walsh, Timothy D. Griffiths, Carole Guedj, Fadila Hadj-Bouziane, Suliann Ben Hamed, Noam Harel, Bassem Hiba, Bechir Jarraya, Benjamin Jung, Sabine Kastner, P. Christiaan Klink, Sze Chai Kwok, Kevin Neville Laland, David A. Leopold, Patrik Lindenfors, Rogier B. Mars, Ravi S. Menon, Adam Messinger, Martine Meunier, Kelvin Mok, John H. Morrison, Jennifer Nacef, Jamie Nagy, Michael Ortiz Rios, Christopher I. Petkov, Mark Pinsk, Colline Poirier, Emmanuel Procyk, Reza Rajimehr, Simon M. Reader, Pieter R. Roelfsema, David A. Rudko, Matthew F.S. Rushworth, Brian E. Russ, Jerome Sallet, Michael Christoph Schmid, Caspar M. Schwiedrzik, Jakob Seidlitz, Julien Sein, Amir Shmuel, Elinor L. Sullivan, Leslie Ungerleider, Alexander Thiele, Orlin S. Todorov, Doris Tsao, Zheng Wang, Charles R.E. Wilson, Essa Yacoub, Frank Q. Ye, Wilbert Zarco, Yong-di Zhou, Daniel S. Margulies, Charles E. Schroeder 
2018 (8)
Genetics
vol.209 pp.949-966
(Article)
Developmental bias and evolution
Tobias Uller, Armin P. Moczek, Richard A. Watson, Paul M. Brakefield, Kevin Neville Laland 
Keywords: Development, Constraint, Gene regulatory network, Evolvability, Facilitated variation, Developmental bias
2018
pp.568-595
(Chapter)
Evolutionary accounts of human behaviour
Kevin Neville Laland, Gillian Ruth Brown 
2018 (12)
Animal Behaviour
vol.146 pp.63-70
(Article)
2018 (29/6)
Science
vol.360 pp.1408-1408
(Book/Film/Article review)