Publications Ralph Bergmüller


Baan, C., Bergmüller, R., Smith, D.W., Molnar, B. 2014
Conflict management in free-ranging wolves, Canis lupus.
- Animal Behaviour 90 327-334 pdf

Francey, D., Bergmüller, R. 2012
Images of Eyes Enhance Invesments in a Real-Life Public Good.
- PLoS ONE 7(5): e37397. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0037397 pdf

Barbu, L., Guinand C., Bergmüller, R., Alvarez, N., Bshary, R. 2011
Cleaning wrasse species vary with respect to dependency on the
mutualism and behavioural adaptations in interactions.
- Animal Behaviour 82 1067-1074 pdf

Bergmüller, R., Schürch, R. & Hamilton, I. M. 2010
Evolutionary causes and consequences of consistent
individual variation in cooperative behaviour.
- Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 365, 2751-2764.

Bergmüller, R. & Taborsky, M. 2010
Animal personality due to social niche specialisation.

- Trends in Ecology & Evolution pdf

Bergmüller, R. 2010.
Animal Personality and Behavioural Syndromes.
In: Animal Behaviour - Evolution and Mechanisms (Ed. by Kappeler, P.),
pp. 587-621. Heidelberg: Springer

Danisman, E., Bshary, R. & Bergmüller, R. 2010.
Do cleaner fish learn to feed against their preference in a
reverse reward contingency task?
- Animal Cognition, 13, 41-49.

Bshary R. & Bergmüller R. (2008)
Distinguishing four fundamental approaches to the evolution of helping.
- Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 21, 405-420

Bergmüller R, Johnstone RA, Russell AF & Bshary R (2007)
Integrating cooperative breeding and cooperation theory.
Behavioural Processes 76, 61-72

Bergmüller R, Russell AF, Johnstone RA & Bshary R (2007)
On the further integration of cooperative breeding and cooperation theory.
- Behavioural Processes 76, 170-181

Bergmüller R., Taborsky M . (2007)
Adaptive behavioural syndromes due to strategic niche specialisation.
- BMC Ecology 7

Heg D, Bergmüller R, Bonfils D, Otti O, Bachar Z, Burri R,
Heckel G & Taborsky M
Chichlids do not adjust reproductive skew to the availability of
independent breeding options.
- Behavioral Ecology 17, 419-429

Bergmüller R, Heg D, Peer K & Taborsky M (2005).
Extended safe havens and between group dispersal of helpers
in a cooperatively breeding cichlid.
- Behaviour, 142 ,1643-1667.

Bergmüller R, Heg D & Taborsky M (2005).
Helpers in a cooperatively breeding cichlid stay and pay or disperse
and breed, depending on ecological constraints.
- Proc.R.Soc.Lond.B 272, 325-331.

Bergmüller R & Taborsky M (2005).
Experimental manipulation of helping in a cooperative breeder:
helpers 'pay-to-stay' by pre-emptive appeasement.
- Animal Behaviour 69, 19-28.

In preparation and submitted

Bergmüller R, Rutte C & Noe R (in prep.)
Sooty mangabeys (Cercopithecus torquatus atys) adjust group
size to cope with fluctuating food availability.

Bergmüller, R., Pinto, A., Malapert, A. & Bshary, R . (submitted)
Quality of interactions in cleaning mutualisms is related to variation
in learning performance.