López-Sepulcre Team

Theory &







Reznick DN, De Bona S, López-Sepulcre A, Torres-Mejía RM, Bassar RD, Bentzen P & Travis J.
2020. Experimental study of species invasion – early population dynamics and role of disturbance in invasion success. Ecological Monographs.

López-Sepulcre A, Bruneaux M, Collins SM, El-Sabaawi RW, Flecker AS & Thomas SA.
2020. A new method to reconstruct quantitative food webs and nutrient flows from isotope tracer addition experiments. American Naturalist. DOI: 10.1086/708546. [PDF]

De Bona S, Bruneaux M, Lee AEG, Reznick DN, Bentzen P & López-Sepulcre A.
2019. Spatio-temporal dynamics of density-dependent dispersal during a population colonisation. Ecology Letters. DOI: 10.1111/ele.13205. [PDF]

Lindstedt C, Miettinen A, Freitak D, Ketola T, López-Sepulcre A, Mäntylä E, Pakkanen H.
2018. Ecological conditions alter cooperative behaviour and its costs in a chemically defended sawfly. Proceedings of th Royal Society of London B. 285: 20180466. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2018.0466. [PDF]

Valkonen J, Mäkelä A, Mappes J & López-Sepulcre A.
2018. Evaluating the potential for evolutionary mismatch in Batesian mimics: a case study in the endangered Smooth Snake (Coronella austriaca). Evolutionary Applications. doi.org/10.1111/eva.12679 [PDF]

Gordon SP, López-Sepulcre A, Rumbo D, Reznick DN.
2017. Rapid changes in the sex linkage of male coloration in introduced guppy populations. American Naturalist. 189: 196-200. DOI: 10.1086/689864 [PDF]

Collins SM, Thomas SA, Heatherly T, MacNeill KL, Leduc A, López-Sepulcre A, Lamphere BA, El-Sabaawi RW, Reznick DN, Pringle CM, Flecker AS.
2016. Fish introductions and light modulate food web fluxes in tropical streams: a whole-ecosystem experimental approach. Ecology.
97: 3154-3166. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.1530 . [PDF]

Bonnet-Lebrun AS, Calabrese L, Rocamora G, López-Sepulcre A.
2016. Estimating the abundance of burrow-nesting species through the statistical analysis of combined playback and visual surveys. Journal of Avian Biology . 47: 642-649. DOI: 10.1111/jav.00909 [PDF]

Fitzpatrick SW, Gerbericn JC, Angeloni, Bailey LL, Broder ED, Torres-Dowdall J, Handelsman C, López-Sepulcre A, Reznick DN, Ghalambor CK, Funk WC.
2015. Gene flow from an adaptively divergent source causes rescue through genetic and demographic factors in two wild populations of Trinidadian guppies. Evolutionary Applications , 9: 879-891. DOI: 10.1111/eva.12356 [PDF]

Gordon SP, Reznick DN, Arendt J, Roughton A, Ontiveros Hernández M, Bentzen P & López-Sepulcre A .
Selection analysis on the rapid evolution of a secondary sexual trait. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B. 282: 20151244.DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2015.1244. [PDF]

López-Sepulcre A, De Bona S ,  Valkonen JK, Umbers KDL, Mappes J .
2015. Item Response Trees: A recommended method for analysing categorical data in behavioural studies.
Behavioral Ecology,
26: 1268-1273.  DOI: 10.1093/beheco/arv091 [PDF]

De Bona S , Valkonen JK, López-Sepulcre A , Mappes J .
2015. Predator mimicry, not conspicuousness, explains the efficacy of butterfly eyespots.
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B. 282: 20150202. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2015.0202 [PDF]

El-Sabaawi R, Marshall MC, Bassar RD, López-Sepulcre A , Palkovacs EP, Dalton C.
2015. Assessing the effects of guppy life history evolution on nutrient recycling: from experiments to the field.
Freshwater Biology, 60: 590-601
. DOI: 10.1111/fwb.12507 [PDF]

Travis J, Reznick DN, Bassar RD, López-Sepulcre A , Ferriére R, Coulson T.
2014. Do eco-evo feedbacks help us understand nature? Answers from studies of the Trinidadian guppy.
Advances in Ecological Research, 50: 1-40.
DOI:10.1016/B978-0-12-801374-8.00001-3 [PDF]

Arendt J, Reznick DN and López-Sepulcre A .
Replicated origin of female biased adult sex ratio in introduced populations of the Trinidadian guppy (Poecilia reticulata).
Evolution, 68: 2343-2356.
DOI: 10.1111/evo.12445 [PDF]

Ketola T, Kellerman VM, Loeschke V, López-Sepulcre A & Kristensen TN.
2013. Does environmental robustness play a role in fluctuating environments?
Evolution, 68: 587-594.
DOI: 10.1111/evo.12285 [PDF]

López-Sepulcre A , Gordon SP, Paterson IG, Bentzen P & Reznick DN.
2013. Beyond lifetime reproductive success: the posthumous reproductive dynamics of male Trinidadian guppies.
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, 180:
20131116. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2013.1116 [PDF]

Bassar RD, López-Sepulcre A , Travis J & Reznick DN.
2013. Experimental evidence for density-dependent regulation and selection on Trinidadian guppy life histories.
American Naturalist, 181: 25-38.
DOI: 10.1086/668590 [PDF]

Bassar RD, Ferriére R, López-Sepulcre A , Marshall MC, Travis J, Pringle MC & Reznick DN.
2012. Direct and indirect ecosystem effects of evolutionary adaptation in the Trinidadian guppy (
Poecilia reticulata). American Naturalist, 180: 167-185.
DOI: 10.1086/666611 [PDF]

Auer SK, López-Sepulcre A , Heatherly T, Kohler T, Bassar RD, Thomas SA & Reznick DN.
2012. Life histories have a history: Effects of past and present condition son adult somatic growth rates in wild Trinidadian guppies.
Journal of Animal Ecology, 81: 818-826.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2012.01964.x [PDF]

El-Sabaawi RW, Zandonà E, Kohler TJ, Marshall MC, Moslemi JM, Travis J, López-Sepulcre A , Ferriére R, Pringle CM, Thomas SA, Reznick DN & Flecker AS.
2012. Widespread intraspecific organismal stoichiometry among populations of the Trinidadian guppy.
Functional Ecology, 16: 666-676.
DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2435.2012.01974.x [PDF]

Gordon, SP, López-Sepulcre A . & Reznick DN.
2012. Predation associated differences in the sex linkage of guppy coloration.
Evolution, 66: 912-918.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2011.01495.x [PDF]

López-Sepulcre A & Kokko H.
2012. Understanding behavioural responses of populations and their consequences. In Wong BBM & Candolin U (eds.)
Behavioural Responses in a Changing World. Oxford University Press, USA.
DOI:10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199602568.003.0001 [PDF]

Zandonà E, Auer SK, Kilham SS, Howard JL, López-Sepulcre A , O’Connor MP, Bassar RD, Osorio A, Pringle CM & Reznick DN.
2011. Diet quality and prey selectivity correlate with life histories and predation regime in Trinidadian guppies.
Functional Ecology . 25: 964-973.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2011.01865.x [PDF]

de Villemereuil PB & López-Sepulcre A .
2011. Consumer functional responses under intra- and inter-specific interference competition.
Ecological Modelling, 222: 419-426. DOI
: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2010.10.011 [PDF]

López-Sepulcre A .
2011. The many ecologies of behaviour.
Behavioral Ecology, 22: 232-233.
DOI: 10.1093/beheco/arq175 [PDF]

López-Sepulcre A , Kokko H & Norris K.
2010. Evolutionary conservation advice for despotic populations: Habitat heterogeneity favours conflict and reduces productivity in Seychelles Magpie Robins.
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B. 277: 3477-3482.
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2010.0819 [PDF]

Bassar RD, López-Sepulcre A , Walsh MR, Turcotte MM, Torres-Mejía M & Reznick DN .
2010. Bridging the cap between ecology and evolution: Integrating density regulation and life history evolution.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences (The Year in Evolutionary Biology 2010), 1206: 17-34.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.2010.05706.x [PDF]

Bassar RD., Marshall MC, López-Sepulcre A , Zandonà E, Auer SK, Travis J, Pringle CM, Flecker AS, Thomas SA, Fraser DF & Reznick, DN .
2010. Local adaptation in Trinidadian guppies alters ecosystem processes.
PNAS, 108: 3616-3621.
DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0908023107 [PDF]

López-Sepulcre A , Norris K & Kokko H.
2009. Reproductive conflict delays the recovery of an endangered species.
Journal of Animal Ecology, 78: 219-225.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2008.01475.x [PDF]

López-Sepulcre A , Doak N, Norris K & Shah NJ.
2008. Population trends of Seychelles Magpie Robins Copsychus sechellarum following translocation to Cousin Island, Seychelles. Conservation Evidence, 5: 33-37. [PDF]

Kokko H & López-Sepulcre A .
2007. The ecogenetic link between demography and evolution: Can we bridge the gap between theory and data? Ecology Letters, 10: 773-782.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2007.01086.x [PDF]

Rankin DJ, López-Sepulcre A , Foster KR & Kokko H.
2007. Species-level selection reduces selfishness through competitive exclusion. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 20: 1459-1468.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2007.01337.x [PDF]

Kokko H & López-Sepulcre A .
2006. From individual dispersal to species ranges: perspectives for a changing world. Science, 313: 789-791.
DOI: 10.1126/science.1128566 [PDF]

Kokko H, López-Sepulcre A & Morrell LJ.
2006. From hawks and doves to self-consistent games of territorial behavior. American Naturalist, 167: 901-912.
DOI: 10.1086/504604 [PDF]

Rankin DJ & López-Sepulcre A .
2005. Can adaptation lead to extinction? Oikos, 111: 616-619.
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2005.14541.x [PDF]

López-Sepulcre A & Kokko H.
2005. Territorial defense, territory size and population regulation. American Naturalist, 166: 317-329.
DOI: 10.1086/432560 [PDF]

López-Sepulcre A & Kokko H.
2002. The role of kin recognition in the evolution of conspecific brood parasitism. Animal Behaviour, 64: 215-222.
DOI: 10.1006/anbe.2002.3043 [PDF]


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