Refereed

Ulrika A. Bergvall, Olof Leimar. 2017. Directional associational plant defense from Red deer (Cervus elaphus) foraging decisions. Ecosphere 8.

Rebecca S. Stutz, Benjamin M. Croak, Olof Leimar, Ulrika A. Bergvall. 2017. Borrowed plant defences - Deterring browsers using a forestry by-product. Forest Ecology and Management 390: 1-7.

Anna Favati, Hanne Løvlie, Olof Leimar. 2017. Individual aggression, but not winner–loser effects, predicts social rank in male domestic fowl. Behavioral Ecology 28: 874-882.

Olga I. Kubrak, Sören Nylin, Thomas Flatt, Dick R. Nässel, Olof Leimar. 2017. Adaptation to fluctuating environments in a selection experiment with Drosophila melanogaster. Ecology and Evolution 7: 3796-3807.

Sandra Stålhandske, Karl Gotthard, Olof Leimar. 2017. Winter chilling speeds spring development of temperate butterflies. Journal of Animal Ecology 86: 718-729.

Sami M. Kivelä, Magne Friberg, Christer Wiklund, Olof Leimar, Karl Gotthard. 2016. Towards a mechanistic understanding of insect life history evolution - oxygen-dependent induction of moulting explains moulting sizes. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 117: 586-600.

Olof Leimar, Sasha R. X. Dall, Peter Hammerstein, John M. McNamara. 2016. Genes as Cues of Relatedness and Social Evolution in Heterogeneous Environments. PloS Computational Biology 12.

John M. McNamara, Sasha R. X. Dall, Peter Hammerstein, Olof Leimar. 2016. Detection vs. selection - integration of genetic, epigenetic and environmental cues in fluctuating environments. Ecology Letters 19: 1267-1276.

Sandra Stålhandske, Martin Olofsson, Karl Gotthard, Johan Ehrlén, Christer Wiklund, Olof Leimar. 2016. Phenological matching rather than genetic variation in host preference underlies geographical variation in host plants used by the orange tip butterflies. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 119: 1060-1067.

Olof Leimar, John M. McNamara. 2015. The Evolution of Transgenerational Integration of Information in Heterogeneous Environments. American Naturalist 185: E55-E69.

Sasha R. X. Dall, John M. McNamara, Olof Leimar. 2015. Genes as cues - phenotypic integration of genetic and epigenetic information from a Darwinian perspective. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 30: 327-333.

Baharan Kazemi, Gabriella Gamberale-Stille, Olof Leimar. 2015. Multi-trait mimicry and the relative salience of individual traits. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 282.

Sandra Stålhandske, Philipp Lehmann, Peter Pruisscher, Olof Leimar. 2015. Effect of winter cold duration on spring phenology of the orange tip butterfly, Anthocharis cardamines . Ecology and Evolution 5: 5509-5520.

Baharan Kazemi, Gabriella Gamberale Stille, Birgitta S. Tullberg, Olof Leimar. 2014. Stimulus Salience as an Explanation for Imperfect Mimicry. Current Biology 24: 965-969.

Karolina Tegelaar, Olof Leimar. 2014. Alate production in an aphid in relation to ant tending and alarm pheromone. Ecological Entomology 39: 664-666.

Sandra Stålhandske, Karl Gotthard, Diana Posledovich, Olof Leimar. 2014. Variation in two phases of post-winter development of a butterfly. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 27: 2644-2653.

Anna Favati, Olof Leimar, Tommy Radesäter, Hanne Løvlie. 2014. Social status and personality - stability in social state can promote consistency of behavioural responses. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 281.

Anna Favati, Olof Leimar, Hanne Løvlie. 2014. Personality predicts social dominance in male domestic fowl. PLoS ONE 9.

Olof Leimar, Akira Sasaki, Michael Doebeli, Ulf Dieckmann. 2013. Limiting similarity, species packing, and the shape of competition kernels. Journal of Theoretical Biology 339: 3-13.

Magne Friberg, Olof Leimar, Christer Wiklund. 2013. Heterospecific courtship, minority effects and niche separation between cryptic butterfly species. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26: 971-979.

Karolina Tegelaar, Robert Glinwood, Jan Pettersson, Olof Leimar. 2013. Transgenerational effects and the cost of ant tending in aphids. Oecologia 173: 779-790.

Olof Leimar, Klaus Hartfelder, Manfred D. Laubichler, Robert E., Jr. Page. 2012. Development and evolution of caste dimorphism in honeybees - a modeling approach. Ecology and Evolution 2: 3098-3109.

Pasi Rautio, Ulrika A. Bergvall, Juha Tuomi, Kari Kesti, Olof Leimar. 2012. Food selection by herbivores and neighbourhood effects in the evolution of plant defences. Annales Zoologici Fennici 49: 45-57.

Gabriella Gamberale-Stille, Alexandra C. V. Balogh, Birgitta S. Tullberg, Olof Leimar. 2012. FEATURE SALTATION AND THE EVOLUTION OF MIMICRY. Evolution 66: 807-817.

Karolina Tegelaar, Mattias Hagman, Robert Glinwood, Jan Petterson, Olof Leimar. 2012. Ant-aphid mutualism - the influence of ants on the aphid summer cycle. Oikos 121: 61-66.

Olof Leimar, Birgitta S. Tullberg, James Mallet. 2012. Mimicry, saltational evolution, and the crossing of fitness valleys. In The adaptive landscape in evolutionary biology, pp. 259-270. Oxford University Press, New York.

Tanja Schwander, Olof Leimar. 2011. The evolution of novel cues for ancestral phenotypes. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 26: 436-437.

Hans Metz, Olof Leimar. 2011. A simple fitness proxy for structured populations with continuous traits, with case studies on the evolution of haplo-diploids and genetic dimorphisms. Journal of Biological Dynamics 5: 163-190.

Tanja Schwander, Olof Leimar. 2011. Genes as leaders and followers in evolution. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 26: 143-151.

Thomas Owens Svennungsen, Öistein Haugsten Holen, Olof Leimar. 2011. Inducible Defenses - Continuous Reaction Norms or Threshold Traits? American Naturalist 178: 397-410.

John M McNamara, Olof Leimar. 2010. Variation and the response to variation as a basis for successful cooperation. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Series B, Biological Sciences 365: 2627-33.

Olof Leimar, Peter Hammerstein. 2010. Cooperation for direct fitness benefits. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Series B, Biological Sciences 365: 2619-2626.

Alexandra C.V. Balogh, Gabriella Gamberale-Stille, Birgitta S. Tullberg, Olof Leimar. 2010. Feature theory and the two-step hypothesis of Müllerian mimicry evolution. Evolution 64: 810-822.

Olof Leimar. 2009. Multidimensional convergence stability. Evolutionary Ecology Research 11: 191-208.

Nils Ryman, Olof Leimar. 2009. GST is still a useful measure of genetic differentation - a comment on Jost's D. Molecular Ecology 18: 2084-2087.

Olof Leimar. 2009. Environmental and genetic cues in the evolution of phenotypic polymorphism. Evolutionary Ecology 23: 125-135.

Karin Enfjäll, Olof Leimar. 2009. The evolution of dispersal - the importance of information about population density and habitat characteristics. Oikos 118: 291-299.

Nils Ryman, Olof Leimar. 2008. Effect of mutation on genetic differentiation among nonequilibrium populations. Evolution 62: 2250-9.

Olof Leimar. 2008. Game theory and biology. In The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd Edition. Palgrave Macmillan.

Graeme D. Ruxton, Dan W. Franks, Alexandra C.V. Balogh, Olof Leimar. 2008. Evolutionary implications of the form of predator generalisation for aposematic signals and mimicry in prey. Evolution: International Journal of Organic Evolution 62: 2913-2921.

Redouan Bshary, Alexandra S Grutter, Astrid S T Willener, Olof Leimar. 2008. Pairs of cooperating cleaner fish provide better service quality than singletons. Nature 455: 964-6.

Olof Leimar, Michael Doebeli, Ulf Dieckmann. 2008. Evolution of phenotypic clusters through competition and local adaptation along an environmental gradient. Evolution 62: 807-22.

Max Wolf, G Sander van Doorn, Olof Leimar. 2008. Do animal personalities emerge? Reply. Nature 451: E9-E10.

Alexandra C.V. Balogh, Gabriella Gamberale-Stille, Olof Leimar. 2008. Learning and the mimicry spectrum: from quasi-Bates to super-Müller. Animal Behaviour 76: 1591-1599.

Pasi Rautio, Kari Kesti, Ulrika Alm Bergvall, Juha Tuomi, Olof Leimar. 2008. Spatial scales of foraging in fallow deer: Implications for associational effects in plant defences. Acta Oecologica 34.

Ulrika A Bergvall, Pasi Rautio, Hanna Siren, Juha Tuomi, Olof Leimar. 2008. The effect of spatial scale on plant associational defences against mammalian herbivores. Ecoscience 15: 343-348.

Michael Doebeli, Hendrik J Blok, Olof Leimar, Ulf Dieckmann. 2007. Multimodal pattern formation in phenotype distributions of sexual populations. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 274: 347-57.

Max Wolf, G Sander van Doorn, Olof Leimar, Franz J Weissing. 2007. Life-history trade-offs favour the evolution of animal personalities. Nature 447: 581-4.

Ulrika A Bergvall, Pasi Rautio, Tuomas Luotola, Olof Leimar. 2007. A test of simultaneous and successive negative contrast in fallow deer foraging behaviour. Animal Behaviour 74: 395-402.

Ulrika A Bergvall, Pasi Rautio, Kari Kesti, Juha Tuomi, Olof Leimar. 2006. Associational effects of plant defences in relation to within- and between-patch food choice by a mammalian herbivore - neighbour contrast susceptibility and defence. Oecologia 147: 253-60.

Alexandra C.V. Balogh, Olof Leimar. 2005. Müllerian mimicry: an examination of Fisher's theory of gradual evolutionary change. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 272: 2269-2275.

Ulrika Alm Bergvall, Olof Leimar. 2005. Plant secondary compounds and the frequency of food types affect food choice by mammalian herbivores. Ecology 86: 2450-2460.

Olof Leimar, Ulf Norberg, Christer Wiklund. 2003. Habitat preference and habitat exploration in two species of satyrine butterflies. Ecography 26: 474-480.

Ulf Norberg, Olof Leimar. 2002. Spatial and temporal variation in flight morphology in the butterfly Melitaea cixia (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 77: 445-453.

Ulrika Alm, Olof Leimar. 2002. The effect of food quality and relative abundance on food choice in fallow deer. Animal Behaviour 64: 439-445.

Ulf Norberg, Karin Enfjäll, Olof Leimar. 2002. Habitat exploration in butterflies - an outdoor cage experiment. Evolutionary ecology 16: 1-14.

Olof Leimar, Ulf Norberg. 1997. Metapopulation extinction and genetic variation in dispersal-related traits. Oikos 80: 448-458.

Other academic

Karolina Tegelaar, Olof Leimar. The influence of ants and parasitoids on aphid reproduction in the field.

Sandra Stålhandske, Karl Gotthard, Olof Leimar. Spring warmth and winter chilling have contrasting effects on spring phenology of pupal-overwintering butterflies.

Anna Favati, Hanne Løvlie, Olof Leimar. Effects of social experience during development on competitive ability and personality traits in male domestic fowl.

Anna Favati, Eva Udén, Olof Leimar, Hanne Løvlie. Personality remains - no effect of three-week social status experience on personality in male fowl.

Other (popular science, discussion, etc.)

Magne Friberg, Christer Wiklund, Olof Leimar. Heterospecific courtships, Allee-effects and niche separation between Leptidea sinapis and Leptidea reali.