Speaker: Associate Professor Heloise Gibb, ARC Future Fellow, Department of Ecology, Evolution and the Environment, La Trobe University, Melbourne
The composition of species assemblages is thought to be determined by a range of biotic and abiotic factors interacting with species, depending on their traits. An understandin
Speaker: Professor Heinrich Römer, Institute for Zoology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
Noisy backgrounds, signal degradation, eavesdropping predators and the small size of insects are strong determinants for the evolution of acoustic communication.
Speaker: Jana Eccard, Institute for Biochemistry and Biology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany
Behavior is a variable trait of an individual that can vary with its age or the season. Animal personality is an intrinsic, individual characteristic and affects expressions of
Speaker: Terry Ord, Senior Lecturer, University of NSW
The colonization of novel environments has been of special interest to evolutionary biologists because of the opportunity it brings to study natural selection in the wild.