Here is a list of our publications since 2019


Godinho, D. Rodrigues L.R. Lefèvre S, Magalhães, S. and Duncan, A.B. Coinfection acelarates transmission to new hosts despite no effects on virulence and parasite growth. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences. Accepted.

Fronhofer E. A., Bonte D., Bestion E., Cote J., Deshpande J. N., Duncan A. B., Hovestadt T., Kaltz O., Keith S., Kokko H., Legrand D., Malusare S. P., Parmentier T., Saade C., Schtickzelle N., Zilio G. & Massol, F. Evolutionary ecology of dispersal in biodiverse spatially structured systems: what is old and what is new? Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences. Accepted.

Bestion E., Legrand D., Baines C., Bonte D., Coulon A., Dahirel M., Delgado M., Deshpande J. N., Duncan A. B., Fronhofer E. A., Gounand I., Jacob S., Kaltz O., Massol F., Matthysen E., Parmentier T., Saade C., Schtickzelle N., Zilio G. & Cote J. Species interactions affect dispersal: a meta-analysis. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Science. Accepted.

Zilio G. , Deshpande J. N., Duncan A.B., Fronhofer E. A., Kaltz O., Dispersal evolution and eco-evolutionary dynamics in antagonistic species interactions, 2024, Trends in Ecology & Evolution.

Teodoro-Paulo, J., Deere, J.A., Valeriano-Santos, J. Charlesworth, S., Duncan A.B,, Kant, M.R., Alba J.M. (2024) Rising temperatures favour defence-suppressing herbivores. Journal of Pest Science.

Rolff J., Bonhoeffer S., Kloft C., Leistner R., Regoes R., Hochberg M.E. 2024. Forecasting antimicrobial resistance evolution. Trends in Microbiology

Fronhofer E. A., Govaert L., O’Connor M. I., Schreiber S. J. & Altermatt F. (2024) The shape of density dependence and the relationship between population growth, intraspecific competition and equilibrium population density. Oikos 2: e09824.


Hochberg M.E. 2023. Viewpoint: Addressing challenges in evolutionary medicine: three priorities. Frontiers in Science 123806

Moreno-Gámez S., Hochberg M.E., van Doorn G.S. 2023. Quorum sensing as a mechanism to harness the wisdom of the crowds. Nature Communications 14, 3415

Castillo S.P., Rebolledo R.A., Arim M., Hochberg M.E., Marquet P.A. 2023. Metastatic cells exploit their stoichiometric niche in the network of cancer ecosystems. Science Advances 9, eadi7902

Wybouw N, Van Reempts E, Zarka J, Zélé F & Bonte D (2023). Egg provisioning explains the penetrance of symbiont-mediated sex allocation distortion in haplodiploids. Heredity131 (3), 221-229.

Zilio G., Nørgaard L. S., Gougat-Barbera C., Hall M. D., Fronhofer E. A. & Kaltz O. (2023) Travelling with a parasite: the evolution of resistance and dispersal syndrome during experimental range expansion. Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 290: 20221966.

Malusare S. P., Zilio G. & Fronhofer E. A. (2023) Evolution of thermal performance curves: a meta-analysis of selection experiments. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 36: 15-28.

Zilio G., Krenek S., Gougat-Barbera C., Fronhofer E. A. & Kaltz O. (2023) Predicting evolution in experimental range expansions of an aquatic model system. Evolution Letters: qrad10.

Rosenbaum B. & Fronhofer E. A. (2023) Confronting population models with experimental microcosm data: from trajectory matching to state-space models. Ecosphere 14: e4503.

Lustenhouwer N., Moerman F., Altermatt F., Bassar R. D., Bocedi G., Bonte D., Dey S., Fronhofer E. A., Garcez de Rocha É., Giometto A., Lancaster L. T., Prather Jr. R. B., Saastamoinen M., Travis J. M. J., Urquhart C. A., Weiss-Lehman C., Williams J., Börger L. & Berger D. B. (2023) Experimental evolution of dispersal: unifying theory, experiments and natural systems. Journal of Animal Ecology 92: 1113 – 1123.

Saade C., Fronhofer E. A., Pichon B. & Kéfi S. (2023) Landscape structure affects metapopulation-scale tipping points. The American Naturalist 202: E17-E30.

Zamorano L. S., Gompert Z., Fronhofer E. A., Feder J. L. & Nosil P. (2023) A stabilizing eco-evolutionary feedback loop in the wild. Current Biology 33: 3272-3278.

Fronhofer E. A., Corenblit D., Deshpande J. N., Govaert L., Huneman P., Viard F. Jarne P. & Puijalon S. (2023) Eco-evolution from deep time to contemporary dynamics: the role of timescales and rate modulators. Ecology Letters 26 (S1): S91-S108.

Teodoro-Paulo, J., Alba, J. M.,Charlesworth, S., Kant, M.R., Magalhães, S. and Duncan, A.B. (2023) Intraspecific variation for host immune activation by the spider mite Tetranychus evansi. Royal Society Open Science, 10: 230525.

Godinho DP, Rodrigues LR, Lefèvre S, Delteil L, Mira AF, Fragata IR, Magalhães, S. and Duncan, A.B. (2023) Limited host availability disrupts the genetic correlation between virulence and transmission. Evolution Letters, 7(1):58-66.

Noël, E., Lefèvre, L., Varoqui, M. and Duncan, A. B. (2023) The scale of competition impacts parasite virulence evolution. Evolutionary Ecology, 37, 153-163.


Rodrigues LR*, Zélé F*, Santos I & Magalhães S (2022). No evidence for the evolution of mating behavior in spider mites due to Wolbachia-induced cytoplasmic incompatibility. Evolution76(3), 623-635. *co-first authors.


Cruz MA, Magalhães S, Sucena É & Zélé F (2021). Wolbachia and host intrinsic reproductive barriers contribute additively to postmating isolation in spider mites. Evolution75(8), 2085-2101. Recommended by PCI Evolutionary Biology (doi: 10.1101/2020.06.29.178699).

Deshpande J. N., Kaltz O. &Fronhofer E. A.(2021)Host-parasite dynamics set the ecological theatre for the evolution of state- and context-dependent dispersal in hosts.Oikos130: 121-132.

Nørgaard, L.S.*,Zilio, G.*,Saade, C.,Gougat-Barbera, C.,Hall, M.D.,Fronhofer, E.A., andKaltz, O.(2021,in press Ecology Letters). An evolutionary trade-off between parasite virulence and dispersal at experimental invasion fronts. bioRxiv; doi:*: equal contributions

Rodrigues, L. R., Torralba Sáez, M., Alpedrinha, J.,Lefèvre, S., Brengues, M., Magalhães, S. andDuncan, A.B.Consequences of population structure for sex allocation and sexual conflict.Journal of Evolutionary Biology,34 (3)525 – 536.


Weiler J.,Zilio,G., Zeballos, N., Nørgaard, L.S., Conce Alberto W.D., Krenek S.,  Kaltz, O., Bright, L. (2020).Among-strain variation in resistance ofParamecium caudatumto the endonuclear parasiteHolospora undulata: geographic and lineage-specific patterns
Front. Microbiol. 11:603046. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2020.603046

Zilio, G.and Koella, J.C. (2020).Sequential co-infections drive parasite competition and the outcome of infection.Journal of Animal Ecology. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.13302

Little C. J.,Fronhofer E. A. & Altermatt F. (2020)Nonlinear effects of intraspecific competition alter landscape-wide upscaling of ecosystem function.The American Naturalist195: 432-444.

Harvey E., Gounand I.,Fronhofer E. A.& Altermatt F. (2020)Metaecosystem dynamics drive community composition in experimental, multi-layered spatial networks.Oikos129: 402-412.

Moerman F., Arquint A., Merkli S., Wagner A., Altermatt F. &Fronhofer E. A.(2020)Evolution under pH stress and high population densities leads to increased density-dependent fitness in the protistTetrahymena thermophila.Evolution74: 573-586.

Tabi A., Pennekamp F., Altermatt F., Alther R.,Fronhofer E. A., Horgan K., Pontarp M., Mächler E., Petchey O. & Saavedra S. (2020)Species multidimensional effects explain idiosyncratic responses of communities to environmental change.Nature Ecology and Evolution4: 1036-1043.

Cairns J.,Moerman F.,Fronhofer E. A., Altermatt F. & Hiltunen T. (2020)Evolution in interacting species alters predator life history traits, behavior and morphology in experimental microbial communities.Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences287: 20200652.

Carraro L., Bertuzzo E.,Fronhofer E. A., Furrer R., Gounand I., Rinaldo A. &  Altermatt F. (2020)Generation and application of river networks analogues for use in ecology and evolution.Ecology and Evolution10: 7537-7550.

Moerman F.,Fronhofer E. A., Wagner A. & Altermatt F. (2020)Sex and gene flow modulate evolution during range expansions in the protistTetrahymena thermophila.Biology Letters16: 20200244.


Thompson P. L. &Fronhofer E. A.(2019)The conflict between adaptation and dispersal for maintaining biodiversity in changing environments.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America116: 21061-21067.

Thiévent, K.,Zilio, G., Hauser, G., and Koella, J.C. (2019).Malaria load affects the salivary apyrase activity of mosquitoes.Journal of Insect Physiology, 116, 10-16.

Govaert* L.,Fronhofer E. A.*, Lion S., Eizaguirre C., Bonte D., Egas M., Hendry A. P., Martins A. D. B., Melián C. J., Raeymaekers J., Ratikainen I. I., Saether B.-E., Schweitzer J. A. and Matthews B. (2019)Eco-evolutionary feedbacks – theoretical models and perspectives.Functional Ecology33: 13-30. *: equal contributions

Little C. J.,Fronhofer E. A.& Altermatt F. (2019)Dispersal syndromes can impact ecosystem functioning in spatially structured freshwater populations.Biology Letters15: 20180865.

Mächler E., Little C. J., Wüthrich R., Alther R.,Fronhofer E. A., Gounand I., Harvey E., Hürlemann S., Walser J.-C. & Altermatt F. (2019)Assessing different components of diversity across a river network using eDNA.Environmental DNA1: 290-301.

François, S., Mutuel, D., Duncan, A.B., Rodrigues, L.R., Danzelle, C., Lefèvre, S., Santos, I., Frayssinet, M., Fernandez, E. Filloux, D., Roumagnac, P., Froissart, R. and Ogliastro, M. (2019) A new prevalent densovirus in Acari. Insight from metagenomics in viral communities associated with two-spotted spider mite (Tetranychus urticae) populations. Viruses, 11, E233.