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Edelaar, P, Bonduriansky, R, Charmantier, A, Danchin, E & Pujol, B. Response to Kalchhauser et al.: inherited gene regulation is not enough to understand nongenetic inheritance. Trends in Ecology and Evolution

Ribeiro, J, Carneiro, I, Nuno, A, Porto, M, Edelaar, P, Luna, A & Reino, L Investigating people’s perceptions of alien parakeets in urban environments. European Journal of Wildlife Research

Peralta-Rincón, JR, Zohra Aoulad, F, Prado, A & Edelaar, P 2020. Phenotype-dependent habitat choice is too weak to cause assortative mating between Drosophila melanogaster strains differing in light sensitivity. PloS One 15:e0234223.

Baños-Villalba, A, Carrete, M, Tella, JL, Blas, J, Potti, J, Camacho, C, Sega Diop, M, Marchant, TA, Cabezas, S & Edelaar, P 2020. Selection on individuals of introduced species starts before introduction. Evolutionary Applications 14:781-793.

Camacho, C, Sanabria-Fernández, A, Baños-Villalba, A & Edelaar, P 2020. Experimental evidence that matching habitat choice drives local adaptation in a wild population. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 287: 20200721.

Alonso, D, Fernández, B, Edelaar, P & Arizaga, J 2020. Morphological divergence among Spanish crossbill populations is in part explained by feeding on different pine species. Ibis 162:1279–1291.

Mori, E, Cardador, L, Reino, L, White, RL, Hernández-Brito, D, Le Louarn, M, Mentil, L, Edelaar, P, Pârâu, LG, Nikolov, BP & Menchetti, M 2020. Lovebirds in the air: trade patterns, establishment success and niche shifts of Agapornis parrots within their non-native range. Biological Invasions 22: 421–435.

Blanco, DG, Santoro, S, Borrás, A, Cabrera, J, Senar, JC & Edelaar, P 2019.  Beak morphology predicts apparent survival of crossbills: due to selective survival or selective dispersal? Journal of Avian Biology 50: e02107.

Strubbe, D, White, R, Edelaar, P, Rahbek, C & Shwartz, A 2109. Advancing impact assessments of non-native species: strategies for strengthening the evidence-base and a call for a prudent use of the precautionary principle. Neobiota 51: 41-64.

Edelaar, P, Baños-Villalba, A, Quevedo, DP, Escudero, G, Bolnick, DI & Jordán-Andrade, A 2019. Biased movement drives local cryptic coloration on distinct urban pavements. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 286: 20191343

White, RL, Strubbe, D, Dallimer, M, Davies, ZG, Davis, AJS, Edelaar, P, Groombridge, J, Jackson, HA, Menchetti, M, Mori, E, Nikolov, BP, Pârâu, LG, Pečnikar, ZF, Pett, TJ, Reino, L, Tollington, S, Turbé, A & Shwartz, A 2019. Assessing the ecological and societal impacts of alien parrots in Europe using a transparent and inclusive evidence-mapping scheme. Neobiota 48: 45-69.

Edelaar, P.  & Bolnick D I 2019. Appreciating the multiple processes increasing individual or population fitness. Trends in Ecology and Evolution  34: 435-446.

Luna, A, Edelaar, P & Shwartz, A 2019. Assessment of social perception of an invasive parakeet using a novel visual survey method. Neobiota 46:71-89.

Edelaar, P.  2018. Ecological speciation: when and how variation among environments can drive population divergence. Chapter in Bird Species – How They Arise, Modify and Vanish (Ed. Tietze, D.T). Springer. (The entire book is Open Access!)

Parchman, T.L., Edelaar, P., Uckele, K., Mezquida, E.T., Alonso, D., Jahner, J.P., Summers, R.W. & Benkman, C.W. 2018. Resource stability and geographic isolation are associated with genome divergence in western Palearctic crossbills. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 31: 1715-1731.

Nicolaus, M & Edelaar, P 2018. Comparing the consequences of natural selection, adaptive phenotypic plasticity and matching habitat choice for phenotype-environment matching, population genetic structure and reproductive isolation in meta-populations. Ecology & Evolution 8: 3815-2827.

Baños-Villalba, A, Quevedo, DP & Edelaar, P 2018. Positioning behavior according to individual color variation improves camouflage in novel habitats. Behavioral Ecology 29: 404-410.

Centeno-Cuadros, A, Tella, JL, Delibes, M, Edelaar, P & Carrete, M 2018. Validation of loop-mediated isothermal amplification for fast and portable sex determination across the phylogeny of birds. Molecular Ecology Resources 18:251-263.

Mueller, JC*, Edelaar, P*,  Baños-Villalba, A, Carrete, M, Potti, J, Blas, J, Tella, JL & Kempenaers, B. 2017. Selection on a behaviour-related gene during the first stages of the biological invasion pathway. Molecular Ecology 26: 6110-6121 (* shared first author).

Edelaar, P, Jovani, R & Gomez-Mestre, I 2017. Should I change or should I go? Phenotypic plasticity and matching habitat choice in the adaptation to environmental heterogeneity. American Naturalist 190: 506-520. (with additional figure online)

Peralta-Rincon, JR, Escudero, G & Edelaar, P * 2017. Phenotypic plasticity in color without moult in adult grasshoppers of the genus Sphingonotus (Acrididae: Oedipodinae). Journal of Orthoptera Research 26: 21-27 (* = corresponding author).

Luna, A, Franz, D, Strubbe, D, Shwartz, A, Braun, MP, Hernández-Brito, D, Malihi, Y, Kaplan, A, Mori, E, Menchetti, M, Van Turnhout, CAM, Parrott, D, Chmielewski, F-M & Edelaar, P * 2017. Reproductive timing as a constraint on invasion success in the Ring-necked parakeet (Psittacula krameri). Biological Invasions 19: 2247–2259 (* = corresponding author)

Edelaar, P, Baños-Villalba, A, Escudero, G & Rodriguez-Bernal, C 2017. Background colour matching increases with risk of predation in a morphologically colour-changing grasshopper. Behavioral Ecology 20: 65–71.

Caplat, P, Edelaar, P, Dudaniec, RY, Green, AJ, Okamura, B, Cote, J, Ekroos, J, Jonsson, PR, Löndahl, J, Tesson, SVM & Petit, EJ 2016 . Looking beyond the mountain: dispersal barriers in a changing world. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 14: 261-268

Ninnes, C, Adrion, M, Edelaar, P, Tella, JL & Andersson, S 2015. A receiver bias for red pre-dates the convergent evolution of red color in widowbirds and bishops. Behavioral Ecology 26: 1212-1218

Galván, I, Jorge, A, Edelaar, P & Wakamatsu, K 2015. Insects synthesize pheomelanin. Pigment Cell & Melanoma Research 28: 599-602

Edelaar, P, Roques, S, Hobson, EA, Gonçalves da Silva, A, Avery, ML, Russello, MA, Senar, JC, Wright, TF, Carrete, M & Tella, JL 2015. Shared genetic diversity across the global invasive range of the Monk parakeet suggests a common restricted geographic origin and the possibility of convergent selection. Molecular Ecology 24: 2164-76 (Special Issue on invasion genetics)

Sanz-Aguilar, A, Carrete, M, Edelaar, P, Potti, J & Tella, JL 2015. The empty temporal niche: breeding phenology differs between native and invasive birds. Biological Invasions 17: 3275-3288

Brennan, A, Woodward, G, Seehausen, O, Muñoz-Fuentes, V, Moritz, C, Guelmami, A, Abbott, RJ & Edelaar, P 2014. Hybridization due to changing species distributions: adding problems or solutions to conservation of biodiversity during global change?  Evolutionary Ecology Research 16: 475–491

Arizaga, J, Alonso, D & Edelaar, P 2014. Stable isotopes in a southern European crossbill population indicate restricted movement between regions with different pine species. Journal of Zoology 295: 49-55

Sanz-Aguilar, A, Anadón, JD, Edelaar, P, Carrete, M & Tella, JL 2014. Can establishment success be determined through demographic parameters? A case study on five introduced bird species. PloS One 9: e110019

Mueller, JC, Edelaar, P, Carrete, M, Serrano, D, Potti, J, Blas, J, Dingemanse, NJ, Kempenaers, B & Tella, JL 2014. Behaviour-related DRD4 polymorphisms in invasive bird populations. Molecular Ecology 23: 2876–2885

Escudero, G, et al. (16 authors) 2014. Conservation assessment and ecology of the Magellanic Oystercatcher (Haematopus leucopodus). International Wader Study Group Bulletin 20: 173-181

Graciá, E, Botella, F, Anadon, JD, Edelaar, P, Harris, J & Giménez, A 2013. Surfing in tortoises? Empirical signs of genetic structuring due to range expansion. Biology Letters 9:20121091

Björklund, M, Alonso, D & Edelaar, P 2013. The genetic structure of crossbills suggests rapid diversification with little niche conservatism. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 109: 908-922

Tesson, SVM & Edelaar, P 2013. Dispersal in a changing world: opportunities, insights and challenges. Movement Ecology 1:10 (6 pages, online only)

Edelaar, P 2013. Comment on ´Evolutionary Trade-Offs, Pareto Optimality, and the Geometry of Phenotype Space´. Science 339:757 (peer-reviewed)

Edelaar, P & Bolnick, DI 2012. Non-random gene flow: an underappreciated force in ecology and evolution. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 27: 659-665 (invited paper)

Carrete, M, Edelaar, P, Blas, J, Serrano, D, Potti, J, Dingemanse, NJ & Tella JL 2012. Don´t neglect pre-establishment selection in deliberate alien introductions. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 27: 67-68

Edelaar, P, Serrano, D, Carrete, M, Blas, J, Potti, J & Tella, JL 2012. Tonic Immobility is a measure of boldness towards predators: an application of Bayesian Structural Equation Modeling. Behavioral Ecology 23: 619-626

Edelaar, P, Alonso, D, Lagerveld, S, Senar, JC & Björklund, M 2012. Population differentiation and restricted gene flow in Spanish crossbills: not isolation-by-distance but isolation-by-ecology. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25: 417-430 (highlighted as Editor´s Choice on the journal website)

Edelaar, P & Tella, JL 2012. Managing non-native species: don´t wait until their impacts are proven. Ibis 154: 635-637

Escudero, G, Navedo, JG, Piersma, T, de Goeij, P & Edelaar, P 2012. Foraging conditions ´at the end of the world´ in the context of long-distance migration and population declines in red knots. Austral Ecology 37: 355-364

Edelaar, P, Burraco, P & Gomez-Mestre, I 2011. Comparisons between Qst and Fst – how wrong have we been? Molecular Ecology 20: 4830-4839.

Edelaar, P & Björklund, M 2011. If Fst does not measure genetic differentiation, then comparing it with Qst is misleading. Or is it? Molecular Ecology 20: 1805-1812

Weissing, FJ, Edelaar, P & Van Doorn, GS 2011. Adaptive speciation theory: a conceptual review. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 65: 461-480 (in top-10 of most frequently downloaded papers in 2011)

Edelaar, P et al. (15 authors) 2011. Apparent selective advantage of leucism in a coastal population of Southern caracaras (Falconidae). Evolutionary Ecology Research 13: 187-196

Edelaar, P & Van Eerde, K 2011. Non-random infection across individuals and populations supports that parasites can change morphology within an adaptive radiation. Journal of Zoology 283: 135-142

Dingemanse, NJ, Edelaar, P & Kempenaers, B 2010. Why is there variation in baseline glucocorticoid levels? Trends in Ecology and Evolution 25: 261-262

Van Doorn, GS*, Edelaar, P* & Weissing, FJ 2009. On the origin of species by natural and sexual selection. Science 326:1704-1707 (*first authorship shared)

Nicolaus, M, Both, C, Ubels, R, Edelaar, P & Tinbergen, J 2009. No experimental evidence for local competition in the nestling phase as a driving force for density-dependent avian clutch size. Journal of Animal Ecology 78: 828-838

Edelaar, P, Siepielski, AM & Clobert, J 2008. Matching habitat choice causes directed gene flow: a neglected dimension in evolution and ecology. Evolution 62: 2462-2472 (high-lighted on front cover)

Escudero, G, Munster, VJ, Bertellotti, M & Edelaar, P 2008. Perpetuation of avian influenza A viruses in The Americas: testing the role of shorebirds in Patagonia. Auk 125: 494–495

Edelaar, P 2008. Assortative mating also indicates that common crossbill Loxia curvirostra vocal types are species. Journal of Avian Biology 39: 9-12

Edelaar, P, Van Eerde, K & Terpstra, K 2008. Is the nominate subspecies of the common crossbill Loxia c. curvirostra polytypic? II. Differentiation among vocal types in functional traits. Journal of Avian Biology 39: 108-115

Edelaar, P 2008. Rediscovery of a second kind of crossbill for The Himalayan region, and the hypothesis that ecological opportunity drives crossbill diversification. Ibis 150: 405-408

Edelaar, P & Benkman, CW 2006. Replicated population divergence caused by localised coevolution? A test of three hypotheses in the red crossbill-lodgepole pine system. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 19: 1651-1659

Edelaar, P & Wright, J 2006. Potential prey make excellent ornithologists: adaptive, flexible responses towards avian predation threat by Arabian Babblers living at a migratory hotspot. Ibis 148: 664-671

Edelaar, P, Postma, E & Piersma, T 2005. No reduction in plasticity of anti-predation behavior in the absence of a predator: gene flow or small costs of plasticity? Evolutionary Ecology Research 7: 489-495

Edelaar, P, Postma, E, Knops, P & Phillips, R 2005. No support for a genetic basis for mandible crossing direction in crossbills (Loxia spp.). Auk 122: 1123-1129

Edelaar, P, Phillips, RE & Knops, P 2005. Sexually dimorphic body plumage in juvenile crossbills. Wilson Bulletin 117: 390-393

Edelaar, P, Torres Dowdall, J & Abril, M 2005. Probable first record of a drinking seedsnipe (Family Thinocoridae) in the wild. International Wader Study Group Bulletin 106: 62-63

Edelaar, P & Terpstra, K 2004. Is the nominate subspecies of the Common Crossbill Loxia c. curvirostra polytypic? I. Morphological differences among years at a single site. Ardea 92: 93-102 (with dedicated editorial)

Van Gils, J, Edelaar, P, Escudero, G & Piersma, T 2004. Carrying capacity models should not use fixed prey density thresholds: a plea for using more tools of behavioural ecology. Oikos 104:197-204

Edelaar, P, Summers, R & Iovchenko, N 2003. The ecology and evolution of crossbills Loxia spp: the need for a fresh look and an international research programme. Avian Science 3:85-93

Both, C, Edelaar, P & Renema, W 2003. Interference between the sexes in foraging Bar-tailed Godwits. Ardea 91:268-272

Edelaar, P, Drent, J & De Goeij, P 2003. A double test of the parasite manipulation hypothesis in a burrowing bivalve. Oecologia 134:66-71

Komdeur, J & Edelaar, P 2001. Evidence that helping at the nest does not result in territory inheritance in the Seychelles warbler. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 268:2007-2012

Komdeur, J & Edelaar, P 2001. Male Seychelles warblers use territory budding to maximize lifetime fitness in a saturated environment. Behavioral Ecology 12:706-715

Komdeur, J, Kraaijeveld-Smit, F, Kraaijeveld, K & Edelaar, P 1999. Explicit experimental evidence for the role of mate guarding in minimising loss of paternity in the Seychelles warbler. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 266:2075-2081

Edelaar, P, Dijkstra, K-D & Dingemanse, NJ 1996. Hemianax ephippiger: a new dragonfly for The Netherlands. Entomologische Berichten, Amst. 56:192-195

Book chapter:

Edelaar, P 2000. Phenotypic plasticity of burrowing depth in the bivalve Macoma balthica: experimental evidence and general implications. In: The Evolutionary Biology of the Bivalvia (Eds. Harper, E.M., Taylor, J.D. & Crame, J.A.). Geological Society of London, Special Publications 177:451-458