Publications

Recent publications


50  (of 113 published available) for Scottish Oceans Institute with keyword Selection clear keyword filter. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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2019 (20/2)

(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 (3)

(Review article)
A review of unmanned vehicles for the detection and monitoring of marine fauna
Ursula K. Verfuss, Ana Sofia Aniceto, Danielle Harris, Douglas Michael Gillespie, Sophie Fielding, Guillermo Jiménez, Phil Johnston, Rachael R. Sinclair, Agnar Sivertsen, Stian A. Solbø, Rune Storvold, Martin Biuw, Roy Wyatt 
Keywords: Unmanned vehicles, Marine animal monitoring, Underwater sound, Environmental impact assessment, Offshore industry


(Article)
Decline in abundance and apparent survival rates of fin whales (Balaenoptera physalus) in the northern Gulf of St. Lawrence
Christian Ramp, Julien Delarue, Alain Carpentier, Martine Bérubé, Per J. Palsbøl, Richard Sears, Philip Steven Hammond 
Keywords: Abundance, Capture heterogeneity, Capture-recapture, Fin whale, Site fidelity, Survival rate, Terminal bias
2019 (1)

(Article)
Model selection with overdispersed distance sampling data
Stephen Terrence Buckland, Marie-Lyne Després-Einspenner, Hjalmar S. Kühl 
Keywords: Animal abundance, Camera trapping, Cue counting, Distance sampling, Model selection, Overdispersion, QAIC


(Article)
150,000-year palaeoclimate record from northern Ethiopia supports early, multiple dispersals of modern humans from Africa
Henry Lamb, C. Richard Bates, Charlotte Bryant, Sarah Davies, Dei Huws, Mike Marshall, Helen Roberts 
2018 (8)

(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 (18/7)

(Review article)


(Article)
How to fit the distribution of apex scavengers into land‐abandonment scenarios? The Cinereous vulture in the Mediterranean biome
Isabel García‐Barón, Ainara Cortés‐Avizanda, Peter H. Verburg, Tiago A. Marques, Rubén Moreno‐Opo, Henrique M. Pereira, José A. Donázar, Lluís Brotons 
Keywords: Aegypius monachus, Socio-economies, European Union, Farmland, Land abandonment, Ecological rewilding


(Article)
Red operculum spots, body size, maturation and evidence for a satellite male phenotype in non-native European populations of pumpkinseed Lepomis gibbosus
Grzegorz Zięba, Carl Smith, Michael G. Fox, Stan Yavno, Eva Záhorská, Mirosław Przybylski, Gérard Masson, Julien Cucherousset, Hugo Verreycken, Hein H. van Kleef, Gordon H. Copp 
Keywords: Alternative mating strategy, Carotenoid, Centrarchidae, GLMM, Sexual selection, Visual signal


(Article)
Sperm is a sexual ornament in rose bitterling
Carl Smith, Rowena Grace Alison Spence, Martin Reichard 
Keywords: Ejaculate, Mate choice, Pheromone, Sexual selection, Spermatozoa
2017 (10)

(Article)
Avoidance of host resistance in the oviposition-site preferences of rose bitterling
Romain Rouchet, Carl Smith, Huanzhang Liu, Caroline Methling, Karel Douda, Dan Yu, Qionying Tang, Martin Reichard 
Keywords: Brood parasitism, Coevolutionary dynamic, Egg ejection, Host selection, Oviposition choice, Parasite specialisation
2017 (6)

(Article)
Counting chirps
G. John Measey, Ben Stevenson, tanya scott, Res Altwegg, David Louis Borchers 
Keywords: Acoustic spatially explicit capture-recapture, Signal strength, Time of arrival, Triangulation, Anurans
2017 (31/3)

(Article)
Hidden Markov models reveal complexity in the diving behaviour of short-finned pilot whales
Saana Isojunno, Dina Sadykova, Matthew Bowers, Douglas P. Nowacek, Andrew J Read 
Keywords: General
2017 (6/10)

(Article)
2017 (15/3)

(Article)
Spatial reconstruction of Scottish summer temperatures from tree rings
Björn E. Gunnarson, Neil J. Loader, Edward R. Cook, Daniel L. Druckenbrod, Rob Wilson 
Keywords: Dendroclimatology, Tree ring, Temperature, Spatial reconstruction, Scots pine, Scotland
2016 (3)

(Article)
Marine life of the sea trout
Eva B. Thorstad, Christopher David Todd, Ingebrigt Uglem, PÃ¥l Arne Bjørn, Patrick G. Gargan, Knut Wiik Vollset, Elina Halttunen, Steinar KÃ¥lÃ¥s, Marius Berg, Bengt Finstad 
Keywords: Lepeophtheirus salmonis, Salmo trutta, SalmonidaeAquatic Science, Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics, Ecology
2016 (26/10)

(Review article)
2016 (3)

(Article)
2016 (6/6)

(Article)
Ultra-high foraging rates of harbor porpoises make them vulnerable to anthropogenic disturbance
Danuta Maria Wisniewska, Mark Johnson, Jonas Teilmann, Laia Rojano-Doñate, Jeanne Shearer, Signe Sveegaard, Lee A. Miller, Ursula Siebert, Peter Teglberg Madsen 

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