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herrerillo

Population history of Macaronesian birds

I am using intraspecific gene genealogies to infer origin, pathways and timing of colonisation of Macaronesian birds (extant and extinct),...

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tarabilla

Biogeography, Ecology and Speciation in stonechats

The avian genus Saxicola is an interesting group due to its broad distribution (Africa, Asia, Europe and various islands across Oceania),...

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grasshopper

Alpine grasshoppers

Despite my primary research is focused on birds, I realise that invertebrates are really ideal animals to understand adaptations to...

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viruela_bisbita

The ecological and evolutionary role of pathogens in wild birds

There is an increasing concern about the effect of emergent diseases in the conservation of island endemic bird species. Pathogens...

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