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15 Citations (Scopus)

Conserved transcriptomic profiles underpin monogamy across vertebrates

Young, R. L., Ferkin, M. H., Ockendon-Powell, N. F., Orr, V. N., Phelps, S. M., Pogány, Á., Richards-Zawacki, C. L., Summers, K., Székely, T., Trainor, B. C., Urrutia, A. O., Zachar, G., O’Connell, L. A. & Hofmann, H. A., 22 Jan 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116, 4, p. 1331-1336 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic, phenotypic and ecological differentiation suggests incipient speciation in two Charadrius plovers along the Chinese coast

Wang, X., Que, P., Heckel, G., Hu, J., Zhang, X., Chiang, C. Y., Zhang, N., Huang, Q., Liu, S., Martinez, J., Pagani-Núñez, E., Dingle, C., Leung, Y. Y., Székely, T., Zhang, Z. & Liu, Y., 27 Jun 2019, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 19, 1, 135.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Mate fidelity in a polygamous shorebird, the snowy plover (Charadrius nivosus)

Naerhulan, H., Valdebenito, J. O., Harding, P., Cruz-Lopez, M., Serrano-Meneses, M. A., James, R., Szekely, T. & Kupan, K., 1 Sep 2019, In : Ecology & Evolution. 9, 18, p. 10734-10745 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Offspring sex ratio is unrelated to parental quality and time of breeding in a multiple-breeding shorebird

Que, P., Székely, T., Wang, P., Lu, Q., Lei, W., Liu, Y. & Zhang, Z., 1 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Ornithology. 160, 2, p. 443-452 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
17 Downloads (Pure)

Parental care and the evolution of terrestriality in frogs

Vági, B., Végvári, Z., Liker, A., Freckleton, R. P. & Székely, T., 30 Apr 2019, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 286, 1900, p. 1-10 10 p., 20182737.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File

Sex ratios and bimaturism differ between temperature-dependent and genetic sex-determination systems in reptiles

Bókony, V., Milne, G., Pipoly, I., Székely, T. & Liker, A., 18 Feb 2019, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 19, 1, p. 57 57.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

Social Behaviour: Males Help When Mates Are Rare

Kingma, S. A. & Székely, T., 20 May 2019, In : Current Biology. 29, 10, p. R370-R372 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

1 Citation (Scopus)

Why study plovers? The significance of non-model organisms in avian ecology, behaviour and evolution

Székely, T., 1 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Ornithology. 160, 3, p. 923-933 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
2018
11 Citations (Scopus)

Demographic causes of adult sex ratio variation and their consequences for parental cooperation

Eberhart-Phillips, L. J., Küpper, C., Carmona-Isunza, M. C., Vincze, O., Zefania, S., Cruz-López, M., Kosztolányi, A., Miller, T. E. X., Barta, Z., Cuthill, I. C., Burke, T., Székely, T., Hoffman, J. I. & Krüger, O., 25 Apr 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, 1, p. 1-8 8 p., 1651.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Sex Ratio
Ecology
Demography
causes
Social Behavior
2 Citations (Scopus)

Personality assortative female mating preferences in a songbird

Pogány, Á., Vincze, E., Szurovecz, Z., Kosztolányi, A., Barta, Z., Székely, T. & Riebel, K., 2018, In : Behaviour. 155, 6, p. 481-503 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Songbirds
songbirds
mating behavior
Personality
Taeniopygia guttata
2 Citations (Scopus)

Social interactions predict genetic diversification: An experimental manipulation in shorebirds

Cunningham, C., Parra, J. E., Coals, L., Beltrán, M., Zefania, S. & Székely, T., 1 May 2018, In : Behavioral Ecology. 29, 3, p. 609-618 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Charadriidae
wader
gene flow
social behavior
genetic differentiation
30 Citations (Scopus)
57 Downloads (Pure)

Successful conservation of global waterbird populations depends on effective governance

Amano, T., Székely, T., Sandel, B., Nagy, S., Mundkur, T., Langendoen, T., Blanco, D., Soykan, C. U. & Sutherland, W. J., 11 Jan 2018, In : Nature. 553, 7687, p. 199-202 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
File
biodiversity
wetland
protected area
ecosystem
ecosystem service
2017
15 Citations (Scopus)

Adult sex ratio and operational sex ratio exhibit different temporal dynamics in the wild

Carmona-Isunza, M. C., Ancona, S., Székely, T., Ramallo-González, A. P., Cruz-López, M., Serrano-Meneses, M. A. & Küpper, C., 1 Apr 2017, In : Behavioral Ecology. 28, 2, p. 523-532 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sex ratio
reproductive strategy
breeding population
sexual selection
breeding season
9 Citations (Scopus)

Adult sex ratios and reproductive strategies: A critical re-examination of sex differences in human and animal societies

Schacht, R., Kramer, K. L., Székely, T. & Kappeler, P. M., 19 Sep 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 372, 1729, 20160309.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Sex Ratio
gender differences
Sex Characteristics
reproductive strategy
sex ratio
6 Citations (Scopus)

Adult sex ratios and their implications for cooperative breeding in birds

Komdeur, J., Székely, T., Long, X. & Kingma, S. A., 19 Sep 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 372, 1729, 20160322.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cooperative breeding
Sex Ratio
Birds
sex ratio
Breeding
7 Citations (Scopus)

Climate-driven shifts in adult sex ratios via sex reversals: The type of sex determination matters

Bókony, V., Kövér, S., Nemesházi, E., Liker, A. & Székely, T., 19 Sep 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 372, 1729, 20160325.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sex reversal
sex determination
Sex Ratio
Climate
sex ratio
22 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating adult sex ratios in nature

Ancona, S., Dénes, F. V., Krüger, O., Székely, T. & Beissinger, S. R., 19 Sep 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 372, 1729, 20160313.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Sex Ratio
sex ratio
Animals
Sex Characteristics
gender differences
4 Citations (Scopus)

Extremely low Plasmodium prevalence in wild plovers and coursers from Cape Verde and Madagascar

Martínez-De La Puente, J., Eberhart-Phillips, L. J., Cristina Carmona-Isunza, M., Zefania, S., Navarro, M. J., Kruger, O., Hoffman, J. I., Székely, T. & Figuerola, J., 8 Jun 2017, In : Malaria Journal. 16, 1, 243.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cape Verde
Madagascar
Plasmodium
Parasites
Parasitic Diseases
1 Citation (Scopus)

Genetic isolation in an endemic African habitat specialist

dos Remedios, N., Küpper, C., Székely, T., Baker, N., Versfeld, W. & Lee, P. L. M., 1 Oct 2017, In : Ibis. 159, 4, p. 792-802 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
genetic isolation
Eastern Africa
Southern Africa
habitat
Castanea
9 Citations (Scopus)

High fidelity: Extra-pair fertilisations in eight Charadrius plover species are not associated with parental relatedness or social mating system

Maher, K. H., Eberhart-Phillips, L. J., Kosztolányi, A., Dos Remedios, N., Carmona-Isunza, M. C., Cruz-López, M., Zefania, S., St Clair, J. J. H., Alrashidi, M., Weston, M. A., Serrano-Meneses, M. A., Krüger, O., Hoffman, J. I., Székely, T., Burke, T. & Kupper, C., 8 Jun 2017, In : Journal of Avian Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Charadrius
paternity
fertilization (reproduction)
relatedness
mating systems
4 Citations (Scopus)

Levels of extra-pair paternity are associated with parental care in penduline tits (Remizidae)

Ball, A. D., van Dijk, R. E., Lloyd, P., Pogány, Á., Dawson, D. A., Dorus, S., Bowie, R. C. K., Burke, T. & Székely, T., 1 Apr 2017, In : Ibis. 159, 2, p. 449-455 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
parental care
paternity
trade-off
fitness
pair bond
4 Citations (Scopus)

Morphological and genetic differentiation among Kentish plover Charadrius alexandrinus populations in Macaronesia

Almalki, M., Kupán, K., Carmona-Isunza, M. C., López, P., Veiga, A., Kosztolányi, A., Székely, T. & Küpper, C., 1 Jan 2017, In : Ardeola. 64, 1, p. 3-16 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Charadrius alexandrinus
genetic differentiation
archipelago
genetic variation
Azores
11 Citations (Scopus)
157 Downloads (Pure)

Parental cooperation in a changing climate: fluctuating environments predict shifts in care division

Vincze, O., Kosztolányi, A., Barta, Z., Küpper, C., Alrashidi, M., Amat, J. A., Argüelles Ticó, A., Burns, F., Cavitt, J., Conway, W. C., Cruz-López, M., Desucre-Medrano, A. E., dos Remedios, N., Figuerola, J., Galindo-Espinosa, D., García-Peña, G. E., Gómez Del Angel, S., Gratto-Trevor, C., Jönsson, P., Lloyd, P. & 14 others, Montalvo, T., Parra, J. E., Pruner, R., Que, P., Liu, Y., Saalfeld, S. T., Schulz, R., Serra, L., St Clair, J. J. H., Stenzel, L. E., Weston, M. A., Yasué, M., Zefania, S. & Székely, T., 1 Mar 2017, In : Global Ecology and Biogeography. 26, 3, p. 347-358 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
climate change
stochasticity
parental care
climate
ambient temperature

Phylogeny of penduline tits inferred from mitochondrial and microsatellite genotyping

Barani-Beiranvand, H., Aliabadian, M., Irestedt, M., Qu, Y., Darvish, J., Székely, T., Van Dijk, R. E. & Ericson, P. G. P., Jul 2017, In : Journal of Avian Biology. 48, 7, p. 932-940

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

genotyping
phylogeny
microsatellite repeats
parenting
ecologists
11 Citations (Scopus)

Polygamy slows down population divergence in shorebirds

D'urban Jackson, J., Dos Remedios, N., Maher, K. H., Zefania, S., Haig, S., Oyler-McCance, S., Blomqvist, D., Burke, T., Bruford, M. W., Székely, T. & Küpper, C., May 2017, In : Evolution. 71, 5, p. 1313-1326

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Citations (Scopus)

Sex ratios

Jennions, M., Székely, T., Beissinger, S. R. & Kappeler, P. M., 21 Aug 2017, In : Current Biology. 27, 16, p. R790-R792

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Sex Ratio
sex ratio
Biological Sciences
19 Citations (Scopus)

Sex-specific early survival drives adult sex ratio bias in snowy plovers and impacts mating system and population growth

Eberhart-Phillips, L. J., Küpper, C., Miller, T. E. X., Cruz-López, M., Maher, K. H., Dos Remedios, N., Stoffel, M. A., Hoffman, J. I., Krüger, O. & Székely, T., 3 Jul 2017, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114, 27, p. E5474-E5481 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
reproductive strategy
sex ratio
population growth
sexual selection
parental investment
4 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of adult sex ratio and density on parental care in Lethrus apterus (Coleoptera, Geotrupidae)

Rosa, M. E., Barta, Z., Fülöp, A., Székely, T. & Kosztolányi, A., 1 Oct 2017, In : Animal Behaviour. 132, p. 181-188 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geotrupidae
parental care
sex ratio
Coleoptera
paternity
5 Citations (Scopus)

The plight of a plover: Viability of an important snowy plover population with flexible brood care in Mexico

Cruz-López, M., Eberhart-Phillips, L. J., Fernández, G., Beamonte-Barrientos, R., Székely, T., Serrano-Meneses, M. A. & Küpper, C., 1 May 2017, In : Biological Conservation. 209, p. 440-448 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Charadrius alexandrinus
brood rearing
viability
wader
Mexico
2016

Cheating is more society’s problem than an affair of the heart

Szekely, T., 17 Feb 2016, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
8 Citations (Scopus)
89 Downloads (Pure)

Geographic variation in breeding system and environment predicts melanin-based plumage ornamentation of male and female Kentish plovers

Argüelles Ticó, A., Kupper, C., Kelsh, R. N., Kosztolányi, A., Szekely, T. & van Dijk, R. E., Jan 2016, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 70, 1, p. 49-60

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
7 Citations (Scopus)

Impacts of survival and reproductive success on the long-term population viability of reintroduced great bustards Otis tarda in the UK

Ashbrook, K., Taylor, A., Jane, L., Carter, I. & Székely, T., Oct 2016, In : Oryx. 50, 4, p. 583-592 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

reproductive success
reintroduction
viability
wild population
rearing
11 Citations (Scopus)

Optimization of next-generation sequencing transcriptome annotation for species lacking sequenced genomes

Ockendon, N. F., O'Connell, L. A., Bush, S. J., Monzón Sandoval, J., Barnes, H., Szekely, T., Hofmann, H. A., Dorus, S. & Urrutia, A. O., Mar 2016, In : Molecular Ecology Resources. 16, 2, p. 446-458

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
46 Citations (Scopus)
41 Downloads (Pure)

Unexpected diversity in socially synchronized rhythms of shorebirds

Bulla, M., Valcu, M., Dokter, A. M., Dondua, A. G., Kosztolányi, A., Rutten, A. L., Helm, B., Sandercock, B. K., Casler, B., Ens, B. J., Spiegel, C. S., Hassell, C. J., Küpper, C., Minton, C., Burgas, D., Lank, D. B., Payer, D. C., Loktionov, E. Y., Nol, E., Kwon, E. & 56 others, Smith, F., Gates, H. R., Vitnerová, H., Prüter, H., Johnson, J. A., St Clair, J. J. H., Lamarre, J. F., Rausch, J., Reneerkens, J., Conklin, J. R., Burger, J., Liebezeit, J., Bêty, J., Coleman, J. T., Figuerola, J., Hooijmeijer, J. C. E. W., Alves, J. A., Smith, J. A. M., Weidinger, K., Koivula, K., Gosbell, K., Exo, K. M., Niles, L., Koloski, L., McKinnon, L., Praus, L., Klaassen, M., Giroux, M. A., Sládecek, M., Boldenow, M. L., Goldstein, M. I., Šálek, M., Senner, N., Rönkä, N., Lecomte, N., Gilg, O., Vincze, O., Johnson, O. W., Smith, P. A., Woodard, P. F., Tomkovich, P. S., Battley, P. F., Bentzen, R., Lanctot, R. B., Porter, R., Saalfeld, S. T., Freeman, S., Brown, S. C., Yezerinac, S., Székely, T., Montalvo, T., Piersma, T., Loverti, V., Pakanen, V. M., Tijsen, W. & Kempenaers, B., 1 Dec 2016, In : Nature. 540, 7631, p. 109-113 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
predators
nests
starvation
photoperiod
foraging
2015
2 Citations (Scopus)

Biparentally deserted offspring are viable in a species with intense sexual conflict over care

Pogány, Á., Kosztolányi, A., Miklósi, Á., Komdeur, J. & Székely, T., 1 Jul 2015, In : Behavioural Processes. 116, p. 28-32 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Eggs
Birds
viability
nests
Embryonic Development
14 Citations (Scopus)

Contrasting genetic diversity and population structure among three sympatric Madagascan shorebirds: Parallels with rarity, endemism, and dispersal

Eberhart-Phillips, L. J., Hoffman, J. I., Brede, E. G., Zefania, S., Kamrad, M. J., Székely, T. & Bruford, M. W., Mar 2015, In : Ecology & Evolution. 5, 5, p. 997-1010 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wader
rarity
endemism
Madagascar
population structure
7 Citations (Scopus)

Courtship behavior differs between monogamous and polygamous plovers

Carmona-Isunza, M. C., Küpper, C., Serrano-Meneses, M. A. & Székely, T., Dec 2015, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 69, 12, p. 2035-2042

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Charadriidae
courtship
sexual selection
Charadrius
mating success
6 Citations (Scopus)

Distribution of vasotocin- and vasoactive intestinal peptide-like immunoreactivity in the brain of blue tit (Cyanistes coeruleus)

Montagnese, C. M., Székely, T., Csillag, A. & Zachar, G., Jul 2015, In : Frontiers in Neuroanatomy. 9, 90

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vasotocin
Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide
Septal Nuclei
Brain
Songbirds

Distribution of vasotocin- and vasoactive intestinal peptide-like immunoreactivity in the brain of penduline tit

Montagnese, C. M., Székely, T., Csillag, A. & Zachar, G., 14 Jul 2015, In : European Journal of Anatomy. 20, 4, p. 299-318 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vasotocin
Septal Nuclei
Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide
Brain
Songbirds
14 Citations (Scopus)

North or south? Phylogenetic and biogeographic origins of a globally distributed avian clade

Dos Remedios, N., Lee, P. L. M., Burke, T., Székely, T. & Küpper, C., 1 Aug 2015, In : Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 89, p. 151-159 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Charadrius
Phylogeny
Charadriidae
phylogenetics
Bayes Theorem
6 Citations (Scopus)
88 Downloads (Pure)

Ontogenic differences in sexual size dimorphism across four plover populations

Dos Remedios, N., Székely, T., Küpper, C., Lee, P. L. M. & Kosztolányi, A., Jul 2015, In : Ibis. 157, 3, p. 590-600

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
dimorphism
Charadriidae
ontogeny
hatching
Charadrius alexandrinus
4 Citations (Scopus)

Sex differences and breeding ecology of a burrow-breeding shorebird, the Crab Plover Dromas ardeola

Almalki, M., Shobrak, M., Alrashidi, M., dos remedios, N. & Székely, T., 28 Feb 2015, In : Wader Study Group Bulletin. 121, 3, p. 169-176 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ardeola
burrows
gender differences
crabs
ecology
17 Citations (Scopus)

Sex differences in parental care: gametic investment, sexual selection, and social environment

Liker, A., Freckleton, R. P., Remeš, V. & Székely, T., 1 Nov 2015, In : Evolution. 69, 11, p. 2862-2875 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social environment
Social Environment
parental care
sexual selection
gender differences

Temporal variation in adult sex ratio and operational sex ratio in a polygamous bird

Carmona Isunza, M. C., Ancona, S., Ramallo Gonzalez, A., Szekely, T., Serrano-Meneses, M. A. & Kupper, C., 2015.

Research output: Working paper

20 Citations (Scopus)

The evolution of parental cooperation in birds

Remeš, V., Freckleton, R. P., Tökölyi, J., Liker, A. & Székely, T., 3 Nov 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 44, p. 13603-13608 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bird
sexual selection
parental care
social behavior
sex ratio
34 Citations (Scopus)
192 Downloads (Pure)

The genetic sex-determination system predicts adult sex ratios in tetrapods

Pipoly, I., Bókony, V., Kirkpatrick, M., Donald, P. F., Székely, T. & Liker, A., 5 Nov 2015, In : Nature. 527, 7576, p. 91-94 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
sex ratio
gender
meiotic drive
social behavior
demography
7 Citations (Scopus)

Using dietary analysis and habitat selection to inform conservation management of reintroduced Great Bustards Otis tarda in an agricultural landscape

Gooch, S., Ashbrook, K., Taylor, A. & Székely, T., 2015, In : Bird Study. 62, 3, p. 289-302 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

conservation management
habitat preferences
habitat selection
agricultural land
habitat use
2014
80 Citations (Scopus)

Adult sex ratio variation: Implications for breeding system evolution

Székely, T., Weissing, F. J. & Komdeur, J., 1 Aug 2014, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 27, 8, p. 1500-1512 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

reproductive strategy
sex ratio
breeding
gender
sex role
2 Citations (Scopus)

An infrared motion detector system for lossless real-time monitoring of animal preference tests

Pogány, Heszberger, J., Szurovecz, Z., Vincze, E. & Székely, T., 2014, In : Acta Biologica Hungarica. 65, 4, p. 385-395 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computer Systems
Video recording
Video Recording
Animals
Infrared radiation
5 Citations (Scopus)

Breeding distribution and conservation of the Crab Plover (Dromas ardeola) in Saudi Arabia (Aves: Charadriiformes)

Almalki, M., Alrashidi, M., Shobrak, M. & Székely, T., Feb 2014, In : Zoology in the Middle East. 60, 1, p. 6-12 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ardeola
Charadriiformes
Saudi Arabia
Aves
crabs