Biology Letters

Royal Society of London

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  • 2024 Journal Article
    ​ ​Modulation of cell-mediated immunity during pregnancy in wild bonobos​
    Behringer, V.; Deimel, C.; Ostner, J.; Fruth, B. & Sonnweber, R.​ (2024) 
    Biology Letters20(3) art. 20230548​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2024 Journal Article
    ​ ​Invited Reply: Modal reasoning in non-human animals: possible ways forward​
    Engelmann, J. M.; Völter, C. J.; Goddu, M. K.; Call, J.; Herrmann, E. & Rakoczy, H.​ (2024) 
    Biology Letters20(6) art. 20240080​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2023 Journal Article
    ​ ​Chimpanzees prepare for alternative possible outcomes​
    Engelmann, J. M.; Völter, C. J.; Goddu, M. K.; Call, J.; Rakoczy, H. & Herrmann, E.​ (2023) 
    Biology Letters19(6) art. 20230179​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2022 Journal Article
    ​ ​A network-based measure of functional diversity in food webs​
    Lin, W.-h.; Lai, S.-m.; Davis, A. J.; Liu, W.-c. & Jordán, F.​ (2022) 
    Biology Letters18(6) art. 20220183​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2022 Journal Article
    ​ ​Chimpanzees consider freedom of choice in their evaluation of social action​
    Engelmann, J. M.; Herrmann, E.; Proft, M.; Keupp, S.; Dunham, Y. & Rakoczy, H.​ (2022) 
    Biology Letters18(2).​ DOI: 
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  • 2022 Journal Article
    ​ ​Aboveground impacts of a belowground invader: how invasive earthworms alter aboveground arthropod communities in a northern North American forest​
    Jochum, M.; Thouvenot, L.; Ferlian, O.; Zeiss, R.; Klarner, B.; Pruschitzki, U. & Johnson, E. A. et al.​ (2022) 
    Biology Letters18(3).​ DOI: 
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  • 2021 Journal Article | Research Paper
    ​ ​What you see is where you go: visibility influences movement decisions of a forest bird navigating a three-dimensional-structured matrix​
    Aben, J.; Signer, J. ; Heiskanen, J.; Pellikka, P. & Travis, J. M. J.​ (2021) 
    Biology Letters17(1) pp. 20200478​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2020 Journal Article
    ​ ​Unconditional care from close maternal kin in the face of parasites​
    Poirotte, C. & Charpentier, M. J. E.​ (2020) 
    Biology Letters16(2) pp. 20190869​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2020 Journal Article
    ​ ​Identifying drivers of forest resilience in long-term records from the Neotropics​
    Adolf, C.; Tovar, C.; Kühn, N.; Behling, H. ; Berrío, J. C.; Dominguez-Vázquez, G. & Figueroa-Rangel, B. et al.​ (2020) 
    Biology Letters16(4) pp. 20200005​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2019 Journal Article
    ​ ​Reply to Durkee: ‘Do the Maasai perceive weak walkers to be stronger and more attractive than strong walkers? A re-analysis of Fink et al . (2019)’​
    Fink, B. ; Butovskaya, M. L. & Shackelford, T. K.​ (2019) 
    Biology Letters15(7) pp. 20190376​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2019 Journal Article
    ​ ​Assessment of physical strength from gait: data from the Maasai of Tanzania​
    Fink, B. ; Butovskaya, M. L. & Shackelford, T. K.​ (2019) 
    Biology Letters15(3) pp. 20180803​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2019 Journal Article | Research Paper
    ​ ​An optogenetic analogue of second-order reinforcement in Drosophila​
    König, C.; Khalili, A.; Niewalda, T.; Gao, S. & Gerber, B. ​ (2019) 
    Biology Letters15(7) art. 20190084​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2019 Journal Article
    ​ ​Competition is crucial for social comparison processes in long-tailed macaques​
    Keupp, S. ; Titchener, R.; Bugnyar, T.; Mussweiler, T. & Fischer, J. ​ (2019) 
    Biology Letters15(3) art. 20180784​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2018 Journal Article
    ​ ​Inverted intergeneric introgression between critically endangered kipunjis and yellow baboons in two disjunct populations​
    Zinner, D.; Chuma, I. S.; Knauf, S. & Roos, C.​ (2018) 
    Biology Letters14(1) art. 20170729​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2017 Journal Article
    ​ ​Novel opsin gene variation in large-bodied, diurnal lemurs​
    Jacobs, R.; MacFie, T. S.; Spriggs, A. N.; Baden, A. L.; Morelli, T. L.; Irwin, M. T. & Lawler, R. R. et al.​ (2017) 
    Biology Letters13(3) art. 20170050​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2016 Journal Article
    ​ ​Photoautotrophic microorganisms as a carbon source for temperate soil invertebrates​
    Schmidt, O.; Dyckmans, J. & Schrader, S.​ (2016) 
    Biology Letters12(1) art. 20150646​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2013 Journal Article
    ​ ​Longevity suppresses conflict in animal societies​
    Port, M. & Cant, M. A.​ (2013) 
    Biology Letters9(5) art. 20130680​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2012 Journal Article
    ​ ​Increased aggression during human group contests when competitive ability is more similar​
    Stulp, G.; Kordsmeyer, T. ; Buunk, A. P. & Verhulst, S.​ (2012) 
    Biology Letters8(6) pp. 921​-923​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2011 Journal Article
    ​ ​African grey parrots (Psittacus erithacus) use inference by exclusion to find hidden food​
    Mikolasch, S.; Kotrschal, K. & Schlögl, C. ​ (2011) 
    Biology Letters7(6) pp. 875​-877​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2011 Journal Article
    ​ ​Male dance moves that catch a woman's eye​
    Neave, N.; McCarty, K.; Freynik, J.; Caplan, N.; Hoenekopp, J. & Fink, B.​ (2011) 
    Biology Letters7(2) pp. 221​-224​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2010 Journal Article
    ​ ​Costs and benefits of multi-male associations in redfronted lemurs (Eulemur fulvus rufus)​
    Port, M. ; Johnstone, R. A. & Kappeler, P. ​ (2010) 
    Biology Letters6(5) pp. 620​-622​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2009 Journal Article
    ​ ​Complex vocal imitation during ontogeny in a bat​
    Knörnschild, M.; Nagy, M.; Metz, M.; Mayer, F. & von Helversen, O.​ (2009) 
    Biology Letters6(2) pp. 156​-159​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2009 Journal Article | Letter Note
    ​ ​Coincidence or evidence: was the sabretooth cat Smilodon social?​
    Kiffner, C.​ (2009) 
    Biology Letters5(4) pp. 561​-562​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2009 Journal Article
    ​ ​Female mice respond to male ultrasonic 'songs' with approach behaviour​
    Hammerschmidt, K. ; Radyushkin, K.; Ehrenreich, H.   & Fischer, J. ​ (2009) 
    Biology Letters5(5) pp. 589​-592​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2008 Journal Article
    ​ ​A threat to coral reefs multiplied? Four species of crown-of-thorns starfish​
    Vogler, C.; Benzie, J.; Lessios, H.; Barber, P. H. & Woerheide, G.​ (2008) 
    Biology Letters4(6) pp. 696​-699​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2007 Journal Article
    ​ ​Grooming in Barbary macaques: better to give than to receive?​
    Shutt, K.; MacLarnon, A.; Heistermann, M. & Semple, S.​ (2007) 
    Biology Letters3(3) pp. 231​-233​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2007 Journal Article
    ​ ​Malagasy birds as hosts for eye-frequenting moths​
    Hilgartner, R.; Raoilison, M.; Büttiker, W.; Lees, D. C & Krenn, H. W​ (2007) 
    Biology Letters3(2) pp. 117​-120​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2007 Journal Article
    ​ ​Steady diversification of derived liverworts under Tertiary climatic fluctuations​
    Wilson, R.; Heinrichs, J.; Hentschel, J.; Gradstein, R. S & Schneider, H.​ (2007) 
    Biology Letters3(5) pp. 566​-569​.​ DOI: 
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  • 2006 Journal Article
    ​ ​Solution to the phylogenetic enigma of Tetraplatia, a worm-shaped cnidarian​
    Collins, A. G.; Bentlage, B.; Matsumoto, G. I.; Haddock, S. H. D.; Osborn, K. J. & Schierwater, B.​ (2006) 
    Biology Letters2(1) pp. 120​-124​.​ DOI: 
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