Profile

Marco Festa-Bianchet
Regular member
Department of Biology
University of Sherbrooke
Marco.Festa-Bianchet@USherbrooke.ca

Supervising:

Roxane Lassis (Ph.D. student)

Co-supervising:

Barbara Vuillaume (Ph.D. student)

Recent Theses and Dissertations

Limoilou-Amélie Renaud (Doctorate - 2019)
Influence of environmental variability on maternal traits in a large mammal, the bighorn sheep

Scientific Communications

Bonnet, T., Morrissey, M.B., de Villemereuil, P., Alberts, S.C., Arcese, P., Bailey, L.D., Boutin, S., Brekke, P., Brent, L.J.N., Camenisch, G., Charmantier, A., Clutton-Brock, T.H., Cockburn, A., Coltman, D.W., Courtiol, A., Davidian, E., Evans, S.R., Ewen, J.G., Festa-Bianchet, M., de Franceschi, C., Höner, O.P., Houslay, T.M., Keller, L.F., Manser, M., McAdam, A.G., McLean, E., Nietlisbach, P.W., Osmond, H.L., Pemberton, J.M., Postma, E., Reid, J.M., Rutschmann, A., Santure, A.W., Sheldon, B.C., Slate, J., Teplitsky, C., Visser, M.E., Wachter, B., Kruuk, L.E.B., 2022. Genetic variance in fitness indicates rapid contemporary adaptive evolution in wild animals. Science, 376(6596): 1012 - 1016. DOI: 10.1126/science.abk0853.

Lassis, R., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., 2022. Breeding migrations by bighorn sheep males are driven by mating opportunities. Ecology and Evolution, 12(3), e8692. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.8692.

Renaud, L.-A., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., 2022. Testing the match-mismatch hypothesis in bighorn sheep in the context of climate change. Global Change Biology, 28: 21-32. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.15923.

Festa-Bianchet, M., Arlinghaus, R., 2021. How regulations can affect the evolutionary impacts of recreational harvests on fish and mammals. Harvest of Fish and Wildlife: New Paradigms for Sustainable Management. CRC Press. DOI: 10.1201/9781003009054-12-17.

Gordon, I., Snape, M., Fletcher, D., Howland, B., Coulson, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., Caley, P., McIntyre, S., Pople, T., Wimpenny, C., Baines, G., Alcock, D., 2021. Herbivore management for biodiversity conservation: A case study in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). Ecological Management & Restoration, 22(S1: Optimum management of overabundant macropods): 124-137. DOI: 10.1111/emr.12443.

Larue, B., Pelletier, F., Côté, S.D., Hamel, S., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2021. Growth and reproduction trade-offs can estimate previous reproductive history in alpine ungulates. Journal of Applied Ecology, 58(4): 869-878. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13840.

Morrissey, M.B., Hubbs, A., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2021. Horn growth appears to decline under intense trophy hunting, but biases in hunt data challenge the interpretation of the evolutionary basis of trends. Evolutionary Applications, 14(6): 1519-1527. DOI: 10.1111/eva.13207.

Pélabon, C., Côté, S.D., Festa-Bianchet, M., Gaillard, J.-M., Garel, M., Lemaître, J.-F., Loison, A., Tidière, M., Toïgo, C., 2021. Effects of population density on static allometry between horn length and body mass in mountain ungulates. Oikos, 130(12): 2161-2169. DOI: 10.1111/oik.08726.

Pigeon, G., Landes, J., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., 2021. Do early-life conditions drive variation in senescence of female bighorn sheep? Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology, 9, 637692. DOI: 10.3389/fcell.2021.637692.

Ritchot, Y., Festa-Bianchet, M., Coltman, D.W., Pelletier, F., 2021. Determinants and long-term costs of early reproduction in males of a long-lived polygynous mammal. Ecology and Evolution, 11(11): 6829-6845. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.7530.

Toni, P., Forsyth, D.M., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2021. Determinants of offspring sex in kangaroos: a test of multiple hypotheses. Behavioral Ecology, 32(2): 297-305. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/araa131.

de Villemereuil, P., Charmantier, A., Arlt, D., Bize, P., Brekke, P., Brouwer, L.R., Cockburn, A., Côté, S.D., Dobson, F.S., Evans, S.R., Festa-Bianchet, M., Gamelon, M., Hamel, S., Hegelbach, J., Jerstad, K., Kempenaers, B., Kruuk, L.E.B., Kumpula, J., Kvalnes, T., McAdam, A.G., McFarlane, S.W., Morrissey, M.B., Pärt, T., Pemberton, J.M., Qvarnström, A., Røstad, O.W., Schroeder, J., Senar, J.C., Sheldon, B.C., van de Pol, M., Visser, M.E., Wheelwright, N.T., Tufto, J., Chevin, L.-M., 2020. Fluctuating optimum and temporally variable selection on breeding date in birds and mammals. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 117(50): 31969-31978. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2009003117.

Douhard, M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., 2020. Sons accelerate maternal aging in a wild mammal. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 117(9): 4850-4857. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1914654117.

Jaeggi, A.V., Miles, M.I., Festa-Bianchet, M., Schradin, C., Hayes, L.D., 2020. Variable social organization is ubiquitous in Artiodactyla and probably evolved from pair-living ancestors. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 287, 20200035. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2020.0035.

Montana, L., Rousseu, F., Garant, D., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2020. Corrigendum to: “Siring success in kangaroos: size matters for those in the right place at the right time” (2020) 31: 750–760. doi:10.1093/beheco/araa020. Behavioral Ecology, 31(5): 1277. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/araa067.

Montana, L., Rousseu, F., Garant, D., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2020. Siring success in kangaroos: size matters for those in the right place at the right time. Behavioral Ecology, 31(3): 750–760. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/araa020.

Poisson, Y., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., 2020. Testing the importance of harvest refuges for phenotypic rescue of trophy‐hunted populations. Journal of Applied Ecology, 57(3): 526-535. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13562.

Renaud, L.-A., Rousseu, F., Blanchet, F.G., Cohen, A.A., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., 2020. Milk composition in a wild mammal: a physiological signature of phenological changes. Oecologia, 193: 349-358. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-020-04684-y.

Toni, P., Forsyth, D.M., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2020. Correction to: Forage availability and maternal characteristics affect costs of reproduction in a large marsupial. Oecologia, 193: 109. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-020-04663-3.

Toni, P., Forsyth, D.M., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2020. Forage availability and maternal characteristics affect costs of reproduction in a large marsupial. Oecologia, 193: 97-107. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-020-04653-5.

Douhard, M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Hamel, S., Nussey, D.H., Côté, S.D., Pemberton, J.M., Pelletier, F., 2019. Maternal longevity and offspring sex in wild ungulates. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 286(1896), 20181968. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2018.1968.

Douhard, M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Landes, J., Pelletier, F., 2019. Trophy hunting mediates sex‐specific associations between early‐life environmental conditions and adult mortality in bighorn sheep. Journal of Animal Ecology, 88(5): 734-745. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.12970.

Festa-Bianchet, M., 2019. Mountain sheep management using data versus opinions: A comment on Boyce and Krausman (2018). Journal of Wildlife Management, 83(1): 6-8. DOI: 10.1002/jwmg.21542.

Festa-Bianchet, M., Côté, S.D., Hamel, S., Pelletier, F., 2019. Long‐term studies of bighorn sheep and mountain goats reveal fitness costs of reproduction. Journal of Animal Ecology, 88(8): 1118-1133. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.13002.

Poirier, M.-A., Coltman, D.W., Pelletier, F., Jorgenson, J., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2019. Genetic decline, restoration and rescue of an isolated ungulate population. Evolutionary Applications, 12(7 - Special Issue: Maladaptation in Applied Evolution): 1318-1328. DOI: 10.1111/eva.12706.

Renaud, L.-A., Pigeon, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., 2019. Phenotypic plasticity in bighorn sheep reproductive phenology: from individual to population. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 73(472): 50. DOI: 10.1007/s00265-019-2656-1.

Vuillaume, B., Lambin, X., Cornulier, T., Festa-Bianchet, M., Côté, S.D., 2019. De l'estimation de la survie à la modélisation de la dynamique de population du caribou migrateur. 8e Colloque de Caribou Ungava. Québec, Québec, Canada.

Westwood, A.R., Otto, S.P., Mooers, A., Darimont, C., Hodges, K.E., Johnson, C., Starzomski, B.M., Burton, C., Chan, K.M.A., Festa-Bianchet, M., Fluker, S., Gulati, S., Jacob, A.L., Kraus, D., Martin, T.G., Palen, W.J., Reynolds, J.D., Whitton, J., 2019. Protecting biodiversity in British Columbia: Recommendations for developing species at risk legislation. FACETS, 4: 136-160. DOI: 10.1139/facets-2018-0042.

Carvalho, J., Fandos, P., Festa-Bianchet, M., Büntgen, U., Fonseca, C., Serrano, E., 2018. Sustainable trophy hunting of Iberian ibex. Galemys, 30: 1-4. DOI: 10.7325/Galemys.2018.F1.

Douhard, M., Guillemette, S., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., 2018. Drivers and demographic consequences of seasonal mass changes in an alpine ungulate. Ecology, 99(3): 724-734. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.2141.

Festa-Bianchet, M., 2018. And Then There Were None: The Demise of Desert Bighorn Sheep in the Pusch Ridge Wilderness. By P. Krausman. The Quarterly Review of Biology, 93(2): 148-149. DOI: 10.1086/698058.

Festa-Bianchet, M., 2018. Learning to migrate. Science, 361(6406): 972-973. DOI: 10.1126/science.aau6835.

Festa-Bianchet, M., 2018. Reproductive strategies and population dynamics in eastern grey kangaroos. Departmental seminal, University of Canberra. Canberra.

Festa-Bianchet, M., Mysterud, A., 2018. Hunting and evolution: theory, evidence, and unknowns (Invited Paper). Journal of Mammalogy, 99(6): 1281-1292. DOI: 10.1093/jmammal/gyy138.

Hamel, S., Gaillard, J.-M., Douhard, M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., Yoccoz, N.G., 2018. Quantifying individual heterogeneity and its influence on life‐history trajectories: different methods for different questions and contexts. Oikos, 127(5): 687-704. DOI: 10.1111/oik.04725.

Lamb, C.T., Festa-Bianchet, M., Boyce, M.S., 2018. Invest long term in Canada's wilderness. Science, 359(6379): 1002. DOI: 10.1126/science.aat1104.

Mackay, A.E., Forsyth, D.M., Coulson, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2018. Maternal resource allocation adjusts to timing of parturition in an asynchronous breeder. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 72: 7. DOI: 10.1007/s00265-017-2419-9.

Miller, J.M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Coltman, D.W., 2018. Genomic analysis of morphometric traits in bighorn sheep using the Ovine Infinium® HD SNP BeadChip. PeerJ, 6: e4364. DOI: 10.7717/peerj.4364.

Poirier, M.-A., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2018. Social integration and acclimation of translocated bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis). Biological Conservation, 218: 1-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2017.11.031.

Quesnel, L., King, W.J., Coulson, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2018. Tall young females get ahead: size-specific fecundity in wild kangaroos suggests a steep trade-off with growth. Oecologia, 186(1): 59-71. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-017-4003-4.

Vuillaume, B., Festa-Bianchet, M., Côté, S.D., 2018. À travers les yeux d’une mère: des colliers caméras pour l’étude de la survie des faons. Les grandes enquêtes scientifiques, Coeur des Sciences de l'UQAM. Montréal, Québec, Canada.

Vuillaume, B., Festa-Bianchet, M., Côté, S.D., 2018. Déterminants environnementaux de la survie des adultes et des faons chez le caribou migrateur. 7e Colloque de Caribou Ungava. Québec, Québec, Canada.

Vuillaume, B., Festa-Bianchet, M., Côté, S.D., 2018. Environmental determinants of migratory caribou survival in northern Quebec and Labrador. Séminaire pour le Programme de recherche en Écologie et Évolution, Université d’Aberdeen. Aberdeen.

Vuillaume, B., Festa-Bianchet, M., Côté, S.D., 2018. Étude de la survie des faons chez le caribou migrateur à l’aide de colliers caméras. Les Journées Nordiques de l’Institut Nordique du Québec. Québec, Québec, Canada.

Douhard, M., Pigeon, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., Coltman, D.W., Guillemette, S., Pelletier, F., 2017. Environmental and evolutionary effects on horn growth of male bighorn sheep. Oikos, 126(7): 1031-1041. DOI: 10.1111/oik.03799.

Festa-Bianchet, M., 2017. Evolutionary impacts from harvesting. Reference Module in Life Sciences. Elsevier. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-809633-8.90735-0.

Festa-Bianchet, M., 2017. When does selective hunting select, how can we tell, and what should we do about it? Mammal Review, 47(1): 76-81. DOI: 10.1111/mam.12078.

Festa-Bianchet, M., Douhard, M., Gaillard, J.-M., Pelletier, F., 2017. Successes and challenges of long-term field studies of marked ungulates. Journal of Mammalogy, 98(3): 612–620. DOI: 10.1093/jmammal/gyw227.

Janeiro, M.J., Coltman, D.W., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., Marrissey, M.B., 2017. Towards robust evolutionary inference with integral projection models. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 30: 270-288. DOI: 10.1111/jeb.13000.

King, W.J., Festa-Bianchet, M., Coulson, G., Goldizen, A.W., 2017. Long-term consequences of mother-offspring associations in eastern grey kangaroos. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 71: 77. DOI: 10.1007/s00265-017-2297-1.

Kuparinen, A., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2017. Harvest-induced evolution: insights from aquatic and terrestrial systems. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society Series B, 372(1712): 20160036. DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2016.0036.

Pigeon, G., Ezard, T.H.G., Festa-Bianchet, M., Coltman, D.W., Pelletier, F., 2017. Fluctuating effects of genetic and plastic changes in body mass on population dynamics in a large herbivore. Ecology, 98(9): 2456-2467. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.1940.

Pigeon, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., 2017. Long-term fitness consequences of early environment in a long-lived ungulate. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 284(1853): 20170222. DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2017.0222.

Quesnel, L., Mackay, A., Forsyth, D., Nicholas, K., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2017. Size, season and offspring sex affect milk composition and juvenile survival in wild kangaroos. Journal of Zoology, 302(4): 252-262. DOI: 10.1111/jzo.12453.

Redpath, S., Linnell, J.D.C., Festa-Bianchet, M., Boitani, L., Bunnefeld, N., Dickman, A., Gutiérrez, R., Irvine, R., Johansson, M., Majic, A., McMahon, B.J., Pooley, S., Sandström, C., Sjölander-Lindqvist, A., Skogen, K., Swenson, J.E., Trouwborst, A., Young, J., Milner-Gulland, E.J., 2017. Don’t forget to look down - collaborative approaches to predator conservation. Biological Reviews, 92(4): 2157-2163. DOI: 10.1111/brv.12326.

Rughetti, M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Côté, S.D., Hamel, S., 2017. Ecological and evolutionary effects of selective harvest of non-lactating female ungulates. Journal of Applied Ecology, 54(5): 1571-1580. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12863.

Schindler, S., Festa-Bianchet, M., Hogg, J.T., Pelletier, F., 2017. Hunting, age structure, and horn size distribution in bighorn sheep. Journal of Wildlife Management, 81(5): 792-799. DOI: 10.1002/jwmg.21259.

Vuillaume, B., Festa-Bianchet, M., Côté, S.D., 2017. Des caribous cameramen pour étudier la survie des faons. Rencontre printanière du Centre d’Études Nordiques - Mon Projet Nordique. La Pocatière, Québec, Canada.

Vuillaume, B., Festa-Bianchet, M., Richard, J.H., Côté, S.D., 2017. Le collier-caméra, un outil prometteur pour l’étude de la survie des faons chez le caribou migrateur. 85e Congrès de l'Acfas, Colloque de l'Institut nordique du Québec. Montréal, Québec, Canada.

Douhard, M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Coltman, D.W., Pelletier, F., 2016. Paternal reproductive success drives sex allocation in a wild mammal. Evolution, 70(2): 358-368. DOI: 10.1111/evo.12860.

Douhard, M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., 2016. Maternal condition and previous reproduction interact to affect offspring sex in a wild mammal. Biology letters, 12(8). DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2016.0510.

Douhard, M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., Gaillard, J.-M., Bonenfant, C., 2016. Changes in horn size of Stone's sheep over four decades correlate with trophy hunting pressure. Ecological Applications, 26(1): 309-321. DOI: 10.1890/14-1461.1.

Gélin, U., Coulson, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2016. Heterogeneity in reproductive success explained by individual differences in bite rate and mass change. Behavioral Ecology, 27(3): 777-783. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/arv209.

Gélin, U., Wilson, M.E., Cripps, J., Coulson, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2016. Individual heterogeneity and offspring sex affect the growth–reproduction trade-off in a mammal with indeterminate growth. Oecologia, 180(4): 1127-1135. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-015-3531-z.

Hamel, S., Festa-Bianchet, M., Côté, S.D., 2016. Offspring sex in mountain goat varies with adult sex ratio but only for mothers in good condition. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 70(1): 123-132. DOI: 10.1007/s00265-015-2031-9.

Hamel, S., Gaillard, J.-M., Yoccoz, N.G., Albon, S., Côté, S.D., Craine, J.M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Garel, M., Lee, P., Moss, C., Nussey, D.H., Pelletier, F., Stein, A., Tveraa, T., 2016. Cohort variation in individual body mass dissipates with age in large herbivores. Ecological Monographs, 86(4): 517-543. DOI: 10.1002/ecm.1232.

Martin, A., Festa-Bianchet, M., Coltman, D.W., Pelletier, F., 2016. Demographic drivers of age-dependent sexual selection. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 29(7): 1437-1446. DOI: 10.1111/jeb.12883.

Mills, J.A., Teplitsky, C., Arroyo, B., Charmantier, A., Becker, P.H., Birkhead, T.R., Bize, P., Blumstein, D.T., Bonenfant, C., Boutin, S., Bushuev, A., Cam, E., Cockburn, A., Côté, S.D., Coulson, J.C., Daunt, F., Dingemanse, N.J., Doligez, B., Drummond, H., Espie, R.H.M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Frentiu, F., Fitzpatrick, J.W., Furness, R.W., Garant, D., Gauthier, G., Grant, P.R., Griesser, M., Gustafsson, L., Hansson, B., Harris, M.P., Jiguet, F., Kjellander, P., Korpimäki, E., Krebs, C.J., Lens, L., Linnell, J.D.C., Low, M., McAdam, A., Margalida, A., Merilä, J., Møller, A.P., Nakagawa, S., Nilsson, J.-Å., Nisbet, I.C.T., van Noordwijk, A.J., Oro, D., Pärt, T., Pelletier, F., Potti, J., Pujol, B., Réale, D., Rockwell, R.F., Ropert-Coudert, Y., Roulin, A., Sedinger, J.S., Swenson, J.E., Thébaud, C., Visser, M.E., Wanless, S., Westneat, D.F., Wilson, A.J., Zedrosser, A., 2016. Solutions for archiving data in long-term studies: A reply to Whitlock et al. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 31(2): 85-87. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2015.12.004.

Morin, A., Rughetti, M., Rioux-Paquette, E., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2016. Older conservatives: reproduction in female Alpine chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra) is increasingly risk-averse with age. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 94(5): 311-321. DOI: 10.1139/cjz-2015-0153.

Pigeon, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., Coltman, D.W., Pelletier, F., 2016. Intense selective hunting leads to artificial evolution in horn size. Evolutionary Applications, 9(4): 521-530. DOI: 10.1111/eva.12358.

Vander Wal, E., Gagné-Delorme, A., Festa-Bianchet, M., Pelletier, F., 2016. Dyadic associations and individual sociality in bighorn ewes. Behavioral Ecology, 27(2): 560-566. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/arv193.

Festa-Bianchet, M., Coltman, D.W., Turelli, L., Jorgenson, J.T., 2015. Relative allocation to horn and body growth in bighorn rams varies with resource availability. Behavioral Ecology, 15(2): 305-312. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/arh014.

Festa-Bianchet, M., Schindler, S., Pelletier, F., 2015. Record books do not capture population trends in horn length of bighorn sheep. Wildlife Society Bulletin, 39(4): 746–750. DOI: 10.1002/wsb.597.

Gélin, U., Wilson, M.E., Coulson, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2015. Experimental manipulation of female reproduction demonstrates its fitness costs in kangaroos. Journal of Animal Ecology, 84(1): 239-248. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.12266.

Glass, R., Forsyth, D.M., Coulson, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2015. Precision, accuracy and bias of walked line-transect distance sampling to estimate eastern grey kangaroo population size. Wildlife Research, 42(8): 633-641. DOI: 10.1071/WR15029.

Guillemette, S., Pelletier, F., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2015. Effets des conditions environnementales sur les changements saisonniers en masse chez le mouflon d’Amérique. Colloque du CEN 2015. Québec, Québec, Canada.

King, W.J., Forsyth, D.M., Coulson, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2015. Adoption in eastern grey kangaroos: a consequence of misdirected care? PLoS one, 10(5): e0125182. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0125182.

King, W.J., Grant, D., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2015. Mother-offspring distances reflect sex differences in fine-scale genetic structure of eastern grey kangaroos. Ecology and Evolution, 5(10): 2084–2094. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.1498.

Larose, M., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2015. Compagnons pour la vie? Stabilité de la structure sociale chez le chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra). Colloque du CEN 2015. Québec, Québec, Canada.

Le Gall-Payne, C., Coulson, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2015. Supersize me: heavy eastern grey kangaroo mothers have more sons. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 69: 795-804. DOI: 10.1007/s00265-015-1896-y.

Martin, A., Festa-Bianchet, M., Coltman, D.W., Pelletier, F., 2015. Comparing measures of breeding inequality and opportunity for selection with sexual selection on a quantitative character in bighorn rams. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 28(1): 223-230. DOI: 10.1111/jeb.12558.

Mills, J.A., Teplitsky, C., Arroyo, B., Charmantier, A., Becker, P.H., Birkhead, T.R., Bize, P., Blumstein, D.T., Bonenfant, C., Boutin, S., Bushuev, A., Cam, E., Cockburn, A., Côté, S.D., Coulson, J.C., Daunt, F., Dingemanse, N.J., Doligez, B., Drummond, H., Espie, R.H.M., Festa-Bianchet, M., Frentiu, F., Fitzpatrick, J.W., Furness, R.W., Garant, D., Gauthier, G., Grant, P.R., Griesser, M., Gustafsson, L., Hansson, B., Harris, M.P., Jiguet, F., Kjellander, P., Korpimäki, E., Krebs, C.J., Lens, L., Linnell, J.D.C., Low, M., McAdam, A., Margalida, A., Merilä, J., Møller, A.P., Nakagawa, S., Nilsson, J.-Å., Nisbet, I.C.T., van Noordwijk, A.J., Oro, D., Pärt, T., Pelletier, F., Potti, J., Pujol, B., Réale, D., Rockwell, R.F., Ropert-Coudert, Y., Roulin, A., Sedinger, J.S., Swenson, J.E., Thébaud, C., Visser, M.E., Wanless, S., Westneat, D.F., Wilson, A.J., Zedrosser, A., 2015. Archiving primary data: Solutions for long-term studies. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 30(10): 581-589. DOI: 10.1016/j.tree.2015.07.006.

Rioux-Paquette, E., Garant, D., Martin, A.M., Coulson, G., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2015. Paternity in eastern grey kangaroos: moderate skew despite strong sexual dimorphism. Behavioral Ecology, 26(4): 1147-1155. DOI: 10.1093/beheco/arv052.

Rughetti, M., Dematteis, A., Meneguz, P.G., Festa-Bianchet, M., 2015. Age-specific reproductive success and cost in female Alpine ibex. Oecologia, 178(1): 197-205. DOI: 10.1007/s00442-014-3192-3.

Vander Wal, E., Festa-Bianchet, M., Réale, D., Coltman, D.W., Pelletier, F., 2015. Sex-based differences in the adaptive value of social behavior contrasted against morphology and environment. Ecology, 96(3): 631-641. DOI: 10.1890/14-1320.1.

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