Welcome to the Evolutionary Biology Group
|22.07.2014||New study accepted in Proceeding of the Royal Society B by Wong J*, Meunier J*, Lucas C & Kölliker M. "Paternal signature in kin recognition cues of a social insect: Concealed in juveniles, revealed in adults". *equal contribution to the work|
|16.07.2014||New study accepted in Proceeding of the Royal Society B by Jongepier E, Kleeberg I, Job S & Foitzik S. "Collective defense portfolios of ant hosts shift with social parasite pressure".|
|04.06.2014||New study accepted in BMC Evolutionary Biology by Koch LK and Meunier J. "Mother and offspring fitness in an insect with maternal care: phenotypic trade-offs between egg number, egg mass and egg care".|
|16.05.2014||New Study accepted in Animal Behaviour by Binz H, Foitzik S, Staab F and Menzel F. "The chemistry of competition: Exploitation of heterospecific cues depends on the dominance rank in the community".|
|05.05.2014||New Study accepted in Ethology by Weiss C, Kramer J, Holländer K and Meunier J. "Influences of relatedness, food deprivation and sex on adult behaviors in the group-living insect Forficula auricularia".|
|26.03.2014||New Study accepted in Behavioral Ecology by Kleeberg I, Pamminger T, Jongepier E, Papenhagen M and Foitzik S. "Forewarned is forearmed: Aggression and information use determine fitness costs of slave raids"|
|18.03.2014||New Study accepted in Current Zoology by Kühbandner S, Modlmeier A., Foitzik S. "Age and ovarian development are related to worker personality and task allocation in the ant Leptothorax acervorum".|
|12.02.2014||New study accepted in Behavioral Ecology by Boos S, Meunier J, Pichon S and Kölliker M. "Maternal care provides anti-fungal protection to eggs in the European earwig".|
|12.02.2014||New study accepted in Ecological Entomology by Menzel F, Kriesell H and Witter V. "Parabiotic ants: the costs and benefits of symbiosis".|
Excursion Alpen/Berchtesgaden SoSe 2014
Within the Bachelor Moduls 14a we offer in SoSe 2014 an excursion Alpen/Berchtesgaden.
Date: 24.-27. June 2014
Portion of costs for each student: about 150 EUR
The excursion is first of all offered to participants of the Modul 14a "Evolution und Verhaltensökologie der Tiere" in SoSe 2014.
Students who do not partcipate in this modul but have interest in taking part in the excursion can register until April, 29th in the secretary Evolutionsbiologie:
The preliminary discussion is on April, 28th 2014, 8.30h in HS 18a, Becherweg 7.