Publications

In Preparation

Royauté, R., A. Hedrick and N.A. Dochtermann (Preprint) Animal personality shapes evolutionary trajectories via conserved genetic architecture. bioRxiv 619411. https://dx.doi.org/10.1101/619411

Royauté, R., and N.A. Dochtermann (In Review.) Interpreting ecological and evolutionary variability

Garrison, C.R., R. Royauté, and N.A. Dochtermann (In Prep.) Integration of signals used in intra- and inter-sexual selection.

2019

[13] Dochtermann, N.A. and R. Royauté  (2019) The mean matters: going beyond repeatability to interpret behavioral variation. Animal Behaviour. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2019.05.012 PDF

[12] Dochtermann, N.A., T. Schwab, M.A. Berdal, J. Dalos and R. Royauté (2019) The heritability of behavior: a meta-analysis. Journal of Heredity. https://doi.org/10.1093/jhered/esz023 PDF

[11] Royauté, R., C.R. Garrison, J. Dalos, M.A. Berdal and N.A. Dochtermann (2019) Current energy state interacts with the developmental environment to influence behavioral plasticity. Animal Behaviour. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2018.11.013 PDF

2018

[10] Royauté, R., M.A. Berdal, C.R. Garrison, and N.A. Dochtermann (2018) Paceless life? A meta-analysis of the pace-of-life syndrome hypothesis. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. Topical Collection Pace-of-life syndrome: an adaptive integration of personality and life-history. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00265-018-2472-z   PDF

[9] Royauté, R., E.S. Wilson, B.R. Helm, R.E. Malinger, J. Prasifka, K.J. Greenlee and J.H. Bowsher (2018) Phenotypic integration in an extended phenotype: individual variation among nest-building traits in the alfalfa leafcutter bee (Megachile rotundata). Journal of Evolutionary Biology. https://doi.org/10.1111/jeb.13259   PDF

2017

[8] Hamilton, J. A., R. Royauté, J.W. Wright, P. Hodgskiss and F.T. Ledig (2017) Genetic conservation and management of the California endemic, Torrey pine (Pinus torreyana Parry): implications of genetic rescue in a genetically depauperate species. Ecology & Evolution. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.3306   PDF

[7] Royauté, R., and N.A. Dochtermann. (2017) When the mean no longer matters: Developmental diet affects behavioral variation but not population averages in the house cricket (Acheta domesticus). Behavioral Ecology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arw164   PDF

2015

[6] Royauté, R., K. Greenlee, M. Baldwin and N.A. Dochtermann (2015) Behavior, metabolism, and size: phenotypic modularity or integration in Acheta domesticus? Animal Behavior. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2015.09.027   PDF

[5] Royauté, R. and J.N. Pruitt (2015) Varying predator personalities generates contrasting prey communities in an agroecosystem. Ecology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/14-2424.1 Cover article for November 2015 Issue.   PDF

[4] Royauté, R., C.M. Buddle and C. Vincent (2015) Under the influence: sublethal exposure to an insecticide affects personality expression in a jumping spider. Functional Ecology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.12413   PDF

2014

[3] Montiglio, P.-O., and R. Royauté. (2014) Contaminants as a neglected source of behavioural variation. Animal Behaviour. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2013.11.018   PDF

[2] Royauté, R., C.M. Buddle and C. Vincent (2014) Interpopulation variations in behavioral syndromes of a jumping spider from insecticide-treated and insecticide-free orchards. Ethology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eth.12185   PDF

2012

[1] Royauté, R. and C.M. Buddle (2012) Colonization dynamics of agroecosystem spider assemblages after snow-melt in Quebec (Canada). Journal of Arachnology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1636/P11-16.1   PDF