László Zsolt Garamszegi


Degrees:
MSc in Biology (1998, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest)
PhD in Ecology (2002, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris)
DSc in Ecology (2010)
Position:
guest researcher (currently he is at Estación Biológica de Doñana)
E-mail:
laszlo.garamszegiebd.csic.es
Phone:
(+34) 954 232 340

Research interests

  • Coevolution between hosts and parasites.
  • The evolutionary ecology of malaria parasites infecting birds, primates and humans.
  • Evolution and function of bird song.
  • Neurobiological, hormonal and immunological aspects of behavioral adaptation.
  • Behavioral syndromes and animal personalities.
  • Ecology and evolution of brain size and animal cognition.
  • Sexual selection, sexual signals and mating systems.
  • Hybridization.
  • Statistical approaches and research philosophy.

Publications


Garamszegi, L.Z., Møller, A.P. (2017). Partitioning within-species variance in behaviour to within- and between-population components for understanding evolution. Ecology Letters (in press)
Koerner, L., Garamszegi, L.Z., Heethoff, M., Betz, O. (2017) Divergent morphologies of adhesive predatory mouthparts of Stenus species (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) explain differences in adhesive performance and resulting prey-capture success. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society (in press)
Zsebők, S., Herczeg, G., Blázi, Gy., Laczi, M., Nagy, G., Török, J., Garamszegi, L.z. (2018). Minimum spanning tree as a new, robust repertoire size comparison method: simulation and test on birdsong. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 72:48.
Horváth, G., Martín, J., López, P., Garamszegi, L.Z., Herczeg, G. (2017). Food and vitamin D3 availability affects lizard personalities: an experiment. Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology 71:27.
Jablonszky, M., Szász, E., Markó, G., Török, J., Herczeg, G., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2017). Escape ability and risk-taking behaviour in a Hungarian population of the collared flycatcher (Ficedula albicollis). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 71:54.
Allegue, H., Araya-Ajoy, Y.G.,Dingemanse, N.J.,Dochtermann, N.A., Garamszegi, L.Z., Nakagawa, S., Réale, D., Schielzeth, H., Westneat, D.F. (2017). Statistical Quantification of Individual Differences (SQuID): an educational and statistical tool for understanding multilevel phenotypic data in linear mixed models. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 8:257-267.
Winternitz, J., Abbate, J.L., Huchard, E., Havlíček, J., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2017). Patterns of MHC-dependent mate selection in humans and nonhuman primates: a meta-analysis. Molecular Ecology 26:668-688.
Horváth, G., Mészáros, B., Urszán, T.J., Bajer, K., Molnár, O., Garamszegi, L.Z., Herczeg, G. (2017). Environment-dependence of behavioural consistency in adult male European green lizards (Lacerta viridis). PLoS ONE 12(11):e0187657.
Zsebők, S., Herczeg, G., Blázi, Gy., Laczi, M., Nagy, G., Szász, E., Markó, G., Török, J., Garamszegi, L. Z. (2017). Short- and long-term repeatability and pseudo-repeatability of bird song: sensitivity of signals to varying environments. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 71:154.
Vaskuti, É., Zsebők, S., Herczeg, G., Blázi, Gy., Laczi, M., Nagy, G., Török, J., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2016). A kulturális evolúció nyomai az örvös légykapó (Ficedula albicollis) énekében. Állattani Közlemények 101:25-41.
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2016). A simple statistical guide for the analysis of behaviour when data are constrained due to practical or ethical reasons. Animal Behaviour 120:223-234.
Horváth, G., Martín, J., López, P., Garamszegi, L.Z., Bertók, P., Herczeg, G. (2016). Blood parasite infection intensity covaries with risk-taking personality in male Carpetan rock lizards (Iberolacerta cyreni). Ethology 122:355-363.
Sandel, A.A., Miller, J.A., Mitani, J.C., Nunn, C.L., Patterson, S.K., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2016). Assessing sources of error in comparative analyses of primate behavior: Intraspecific variation in group size and the social brain hypothesis. Journal of Human Evolution 94:126-133.
Szöllősi, E., Garamszegi, L.Z., Hegyi, G., Laczi, M., Rosivall, B., Török, J. (2016). Haemoproteus infection status of collared flycatcher males changes within a breading season. Parasitology Research 115:4663-4672.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Zagalska-Neubauer, M. Canal, D., Markó, G., Szász, E., Zsebők, S., Szöllősi, E., Herczeg, G., Török, J. (2015). Malaria parasites, immune challenge, MHC variability, and predator avoidance in a passerine bird. Behavioral Ecology 26:1292-1302. (DOI:10.1093/beheco/arv077)
Bajer, K., Horváth, G., Molnár, O., Török, J., Garamszegi, L.Z., Herczeg, G. (2015). European green lizard (Lacerta viridis) personalities: linking behavioural types to ecologically relevant traits at different ontogenetic stages. Behavioural Processes 111:67-74. (DOI 10.1016/j.beproc.2014.11.020)
Garamszegi, L.Z., Markó, G., Szász, E., Zsebők, S., Azcárate, M., Herczeg, G., Török, J. (2015). Among-year variation in the repeatability, within- and between-individual, and phenotypic correlations of behaviors in a natural population. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 69:2005–2017. (DOI 10.1007/s00265-015-2012-z)
Rubolini, D., Liker, A., Garamszegi, L.Z., Møller, A.P., Saino, N. (2015). Using the BirdTree.org website to obtain robust phylogenies for avian comparative studies: A primer. Current Zoology 61:959-965.
Urszán, T.J., Garamszegi, L.Z., Nagy, G., Hettyey, A., Török, J., Herczeg, G. (2015). No personality without experience? A test on Rana dalmatina tadpoles. Ecology and Evolution 5:5847-5856. (DOI: 10.1002/ece3.1804) (open access)
Burri, R., Nater, A.,Kawakami, T., Mugal, C.F., Olason, P.I., Smeds, L., Suh, A., Dutoit, L., Bureš S., Garamszegi, L.Z., Hogner, S., Moreno, J., Qvarnström, A., Ružić, M., Sæther, S-A., Sætre, Török, J., Ellegren, H. (2015). Linked selection and recombination rate variation drive the evolution of the genomic landscape of differentiation across the speciation continuum of Ficedula flycatchers. Genom Research 25:1656–1665. (DOI:10.1101/gr.196485.115) (open access)
Smeds, L., Warmuth, W., Bolivar, P., Uebbing, S., Burri, R., Suh, A., Nater, A., Bureš S., Garamszegi, L.Z., Hogner, S., Moreno, J., Qvarnström, A., Ružić, M., Sæther, S-A., Sætre, G-P., Török, J., Ellegren, H. (2015). Evolutionary analysis of the female-specific avian W chromosome. Nature Communications 6:7330. (DOI:10.1038/ncomms8330) (open access)
Urszán, T.J., Török, J., Hettyey, A., Garamszegi, L.Z., Herczeg, G. (2015). Behavioural consistency and life history of Rana dalmatina tadpoles. Oecologia 178:129-140. (DOI: 10.1007/s00442-014-3207-0)
Jovani, R., Lascelles, B., Garamszegi, L.Z., Mavor, R., Thaxter, C.B., Oro, D. (2015). Colony size and foraging range in seabirds. Oikos 125:968-974.
Soma, M., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2015). Evolution of courtship display in Estrildid finches: dance in relation to female song and plumage ornamentation. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 3.(open access)
García-Longoria, L., Garamszegi, L.Z., Møller, A.P. (2014). Host escape behavior and blood parasite infections in birds. Behavioral Ecology 25:890-900.
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2014). Female peak testosterone levels in birds tell an evolutionary story: a comment on Goymann and Wingfield. Behavioral Ecology 25:700-701.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Mueller, J.C., Markó, G., Szász, E., Zsebők, S., Herczeg, G., Eens, M., Török, J. (2014). The relationship between DRD4 polymorphisms and phenotypic correlations of behaviors in the collared flycatcher. Ecology and Evolution 4:1466-1479. (open access)
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2014). Global distribution of malaria-resistant MHC-HLA alleles: the number and frequencies of alleles and malaria risk. Malaria Journal 13:349.
Szász, E., Garamszegi, L.Z., Hegyi, G., Szöllősi, E., Markó, G., Török, J., Rosivall, B. (2014). Aggressive behavior of the male parent predicts brood sex ratio in a songbird. Naturwissenschaften 101:653–660. (doi: 10.1007/s00114-014-1204-0)
Herényi, M., Garamszegi, L.Z., Hargitai, R., Hegyi, G., Rosivall, B., Szöllősi, E., Török, J. (2014). Laying date and polygyny as determinants of annual reproductive success in male collared flycatchers (Ficedula albicollis): a long-term study. Naturwissenschaften 101:305-312.
Garamszegi, L.Z., and Mundry, R. (2014). Multimodel-inference in comparative analyses. In: Modern Phylogenetic Comparative Methods and Their Application in Evolutionary Biology (ed: Garamszegi, L.z.) Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 305-331
Garamszegi, L.Z., and Gonzalez-Voyer, A. (2014). Working with the tree of life in comparative studies: How to build and tailor phylogenies to interspecific datasets. In: Modern Phylogenetic Comparative Methods and Their Application in Evolutionary Biology (ed: Garamszegi, L.z.) Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 19-48.
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2014). Uncertainties due to within-species variation in comparative studies: measurement errors and statistical weights. In: Modern Phylogenetic Comparative Methods and Their Application in Evolutionary Biology (ed: Garamszegi, L.z.) Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 157-199
Garamszegi, L.Z., Markó, G., Herczeg, G. (2013). A meta-analysis of correlated behaviors with implications for behavioral syndromes: relationships between particular behavioral traits. Behavioral Ecology 24:1068–1080.
Markó, G., Azcárate, M., Hegyi, G., Herczeg, G., Laczi, M., Nagy, G., Senar, J.C., Török, J., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2013). Behavioural responses to handling stress in the Great Tit: within-individual consistency and the effect of age, sex and body condition. Ornis Hungarica 21:12-25.
Møller, A.P., Merino, S., Soler, J.J., Antonov, A., Badás, E.P., Calero-Torralbo, M.A.,De Lope, F., Eeva, T., Figuerola, J., Flensted-Jensen, E., Garamszegi, L.Z., González-Braojos, S., Gwinner, H., Hanssen, S.A., Heylen, D., Ilmonen, P., Klarborg, K., Korpimäki, E., Martínez, J., de la Puente, J.M., Marzal, A., Matthysen, E., Matyjasiak, P., Molina-Morales, M., Moreno, J., Mousseau, T.A., Nielsen, J.T., Pap, P.L., de Aguilar, J.R., Shurulinkov, P., Slagsvold, T., Szép, T., Szöllősi, E., Török, J., Vaclav, R., Valera, F., Ziane, N. (2013). Assessing the Effects of Climate on Host-Parasite Interactions: A Comparative Study of European Birds and Their Parasites. PLoS ONE 8:e82886.
Winternitz, J.C., Minchey, S.G., Garamszegi, L.Z., Huang, S., Stephens, P.R., Altizer, S. (2013). Sexual selection explains more functional variation in the mammalian major histocompatibility complex than parasitism. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences 280:20131605.
Boross, N., Markó, G., Laczi, M., Garamszegi, L.Z., Hegyi, G., Herényi, M., Kiss, D., Nagy, G., Rosivall, B., Szöllősi, E., Török, J. (2012). Sources of variation in haematocrit in the Collared Flycatcher (Ficedula albicollis). Ornis Hungarica 20:64-72.
Rifkin, J.L., Nunn, C.L., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2012). Do Animals Living in Larger Groups Experience Greater Parasitism? A Meta-Analysis. American Naturalist 180:70-82.
Møller, A.P., Garamszegi, L.z. (2012). Between individual variation in risk-taking behavior and its life history consequences. Behavioral Ecology 23:843-853.
Garamszegi, L.z., Møller, A.P. (2012). The interspecific relationship between prevalence of blood parasites and sexual traits in birds when considering recent methodological advancements. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 66:107-119.
Garamszegi, L.z., Møller, A.P. (2012). Untested assumptions about within-species sample size and missing data in interspecific studies. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 66:1363-1373.
Herczeg, G., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2012). Individual deviation from behavioural correlations: a simple approach to study the evolution of behavioural syndromes. Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology 66:161-169.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Herczeg, G. (2012). Behavioural syndromes, syndrome deviation and the within- and between-individual components of phenotypic correlations: when reality does not meet statistics. Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology 66:1651-1658.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Rosivall, B., Rettenbacher, S., Markó, G., Zsebők, S., Szöllősi, E., Eens, M., Potti, J., Török, J. (2012). Corticosterone, avoidance of novelty, risk-taking and aggression in a wild bird: no evidence for pleiotropic effects. Ethology 118(7):621-635.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Nunn, C.L., McCabe, C.M. (2012). Informatics approaches to develop dynamic meta-analyses. Evolutionary Ecology 26:1275-1276.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Markó, G., Herczeg, G. (2012). A meta-analysis of correlated behaviours with implications for behavioural syndromes: mean effect size, publication bias, phylogenetic effects and the role of mediator variables. Evolutionary Ecology 26:1213-1235.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Zsebők, S., Török, J. (2012). The relationship between syllable repertoire similarity and pairing success in a passerine bird species with complex song. Journal of Theoretical Biology 295: 68-76. (DOI: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2011.11.011)
Herényi, M., Hegyi, G., Garamszegi, L. Z., Hargitai, R., Michl, G., Rosivall, B., Török, J. (2012). Lifetime offspring production in relation to breeding lifespan, attractiveness, and mating status in male collared flycatchers. Oecologia 170(4):935-942.
Soma, M., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2011). Rethinking birdsong evolution: meta-analysis of the relationship between song complexity and reproductive success. Behavioral Ecology 22:363-371.
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2011). Information-theoretic approaches to statistical analysis in behavioural ecology: an introduction. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 65:1-11.
Hegyi, G., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2011). Using information theory as a substitute for stepwise regression in ecology and behavior. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 65:69-76.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Nunn, C.L. (2011). Parasite-mediated evolution of the functional part of the MHC in primates. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 24:184-195.
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2011). Climate change increases the risk of malaria in birds. Global Change Biology 17:1751-1759.
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2011). The evolution of virulence in primate malaria parasites based on Bayesian reconstructions of ancestral states. International Journal for Parasitology 41:205-212.
Møller, A.P., Garamszegi, L.Z., Peralta-Sánchez, J.M., Soler, J.J. (2011). Migratory divides and their consequences for dispersal, population size and parasite-host interactions. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 24:1744-1755.
Szöllősi, E., Cichoń, M., Eens, M., Hasselquist, D., Kempenaers, B., Merino, S., Nilsson, J.-Å., Rosivall, B., Rytkönen, S., Török, J., Wood, M.J., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2011). Determinants of distribution and prevalence of avian malaria in blue tit populations across Europe: separating host and parasite effects. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 24:2014-2024.
Garamszegi, L.z., Møller, A.P. (2011). Nonrandom Variation in Within-Species Sample Size and Missing Data in Phylogenetic Comparative Studies. Systematic Biology 60:876-880.
Lambrechts, M.M., Adriaensen, F., Ardia, D.R., Artemyev, A.V., Atiénzar, F., Bańbura, J., Barba, E., Bouvier, J.C., Camprodon, J., Cooper, C.B., Dawson, R.D., Eens, M., Eeva, T., Faivre, B., Garamszegi, L.Z., Goodenough, A.E., Gosler, A.G., Gregoire, A., Griffith, S.C., Gustafsson, L., Johnson, L.S., Kania, W., Keišs, O., Llambias, P.E., Mainwaring, M.C., Mand, R., Massa, B., Mazgajski, T.D., Møller, A.P., Moreno, J., Naef-Daenzer, B., Nilsson, J.A., Norte, A.C., Orell, M., Otter, K. A., Park, C.R., Perrins, C.M., Pinowski, J., Porkert, J., Potti, J., Remes, V., Richner, H., Rytkönen, S., Shiao, M.T., Silverin, B., Slagsvold, T., Smith, H.G., Sorace, A., Stenning, M.J., Stewart, I., Thompson, C.F., Tryjanowski, P., Török, J., van Noordwijk, A.J., Winkler, D.W., Ziane, N. (2010). The design of artificial nestboxes for the study of secondary hole-nesting birds: a review of methodological inconsistencies and potential biases. Acta Ornithologica 45:1-26.
Boncoraglio, G., Saino, N., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2010). The evolution of begging in cowbird's hosts: a reply to Rivers et al. (2010). Animal Behaviour 80:E7-E10.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Møller, A.P. (2010). Effects of sample size and intraspecific variation in phylogenetic comparative studies: A meta-analytic review. Biological Reviews 85:797-805.
Møller, A.P., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2010). Immune defense and invasion. In: The geography of host-parasite interactions (Ed. by Morand, S. & Krasnov, B.), pp. 205-211. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Oxford.
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2010). The sensitivity of microscopy and PCR-based detection methods affecting estimates of prevalence of blood parasites in birds. Journal of Parasitology 96:1197-1203.
Hegyi, G., Szöllősi, E., Jenni-Eiermann, S., Török, J., Eens, M., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2010). Nutritional correlates and mate acquisition role of multiple sexual traits in male collared flycatchers. Naturwissenschaften 97:567-576.
Hegyi, G., Herényi, M., Wilson, A.J., Garamszegi, L.Z., Rosivall, B., Eens, M., Török, J. (2010). Breeding experience and the heritability of female mate choice in collared flycatchers. PLoS ONE 5:e13855.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Eens, M., Török, J. (2009). Behavioural syndromes and trappability in free-living collared flycatchers, Ficedula albicollis. Animal Behaviour 77:803-812.
Hegyi, G., Møller, A. P., Eens, M., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2009). Prevalence of avian influenza and sexual selection in ducks. Behavioral Ecology 20:1289-1294.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Calhim, S., Dochtermann, N., Hegyi, G., Hurd, P. L., Jørgensen, C., Kutsukake, N., Lajeunesse, M. J., Pollard, K. A., Schielzeth, H., Symonds, M.R.E., Nakagawa, S. (2009). Changing philosophies and tools for statistical inferences in behavioral ecology. Behavioral Ecology 20:1363-1375.
Boncoraglio, G., Saino, N., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2009). Begging and cowbirds: brood parasites make hosts scream louder. Behavioral Ecology 20:215-221.
Garamszegi, L.Z., de Groot, N.G., Bontrop, R.E. (2009). Correlated evolution of nucleotide substitution rates and allelic variation in Mhc-DRB lineages of primates. BMC Evolutionary Biology 9:73.
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2009). Patterns of co-speciation and host switching in primate malaria parasites. Malaria Journal 8:110.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Hirschenhauser, K., Bókony, V., Eens, M., Hurtrez-Boussès, S., Møller, A. P., Oliveira, R.F., Wingfield, J.C. (2008). Latitudinal distribution, migration and testosterone levels in birds. American Naturalist 172:533-546.
Hegyi, G., Garamszegi, L. Z., Eens, M. (2008). The roles of ecological factors and sexual selection in the evolution of white wing patches in ducks. Behavioral Ecology 19:1208-1216.
Møller, A.P., Nielsen, J.T., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2008). Risk taking by singing males. Behavioral Ecology 19:41-53.
Bókony, V., Garamszegi, L.Z., Hirschenhauser, K., Liker, A. (2008). Testosterone and melanin-based black plumage coloration: a comparative study. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 62:1229-1238.
Møller, A.P., Garamszegi, L.Z., Spottiswoode, C.N. (2008). Genetic similarity, distribution range and sexual selection. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 21:213-225.
Hegyi, G., Garamszegi, L. Z., Eens, M., Török, J. (2008). Female ornamentation and territorial conflicts in collared flycatchers (Ficedula albicollis). Naturwissenschaften 95:993-996.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Eens, M., Török, J. (2008). Birds reveal their personality when singing. Plos One 3:e2647.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Hegyi, G., Szöllősi, E., Rosival, B., Török, J., Eens, M., Møller, A.P. (2007). Phenotypic correlates of digit ratio in a wild bird: implications for the study of maternal effects. Animal Behaviour 74:641-647.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Eens, M. Pavlova, D.Z., Avilés, J., Møller, A.P. (2007). A comparative study of the function of heterospecific vocal mimicry in European passerines. Behavioral Ecology 18:1001-1009.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Pavlova, D. Z., Eens, M., Møller, A.P. (2007). The evolution of song in female birds in Europe. Behavioral Ecology 18:86-96.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Erritzøe, J., Møller, A.P. (2007). Feeding innovations, brain size and immune defense in birds. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 90:441-455.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Török, J. Hegyi, G., Szöllősi, E., Rosival, B., Eens, M. (2007). Age-dependent expression of song in the collared flycatcher, Ficedula albicollis. Ethology 113:246-256.
Avilés, J., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2007). Egg rejection and brain size among potential hosts of the common cuckoo. Ethology 113:562-572.
Hegyi, G., Török, J., Garamszegi, L.Z., Rosivall, B., Szöllősi, E., Hargitai, R. (2007). Dynamics of multiple sexual signals in relation to climatic conditions. Evolutionary Ecology Research 9:905-920.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Biard, C., Eens, M., Møller, A.P., Saino, N. (2007). Interspecific variation in egg testosterone levels: Implications for the evolution of bird song. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 20:950-964.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Biard, C., Eens, M., Møller, A.P., Saino, N., Surai, P. (2007). Maternal effects and the evolution of brain size in birds: overlooked developmental constraints. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews 31:498-515.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Møller, A.P. (2007). Prevalence of avian influenza and host ecology. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B 274:2003-2012.
Møller, A.P., Nielsen, J. T., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2006). Song post exposure, song features and predation risk. Behavioral Ecology 17:155-163.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Merino, S., Eens, M., Török, J. & Martínez, J. (2006). Indicators of physiological stress and the elaboration of sexual traits in the collared flycatcher Ficedula albicollis. Behavioral Ecology 17:399-404.
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2006). Comparing effect sizes across variables: generalization without the need for Bonferroni correction. Behavioral Ecology 17:682-687.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Rosival, B. Hegyi, G., Szöllősi, E., Török, J., Eens, M. (2006). Determinants of male territorial behavior in a Hungarian collared flycatcher population: roles for plumage traits of residents and challengers. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 60: 663-671.
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2006). The evolution of virulence, host specialization and life history in malaria parasites of primates. Ecology Letters 9:933-940.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Moreno, J., Møller, A.P. (2006). Avian song complexity is associated with high field metabolic rate. Evolutionary Ecology Research. 8:1-16.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Hegyi, G., Heylen, D., Ninni, P., de Lope, F., Eens, M., Møller, A.P. (2006). The design of complex sexual traits in the barn swallow: associations between signal attributes. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 19:2052-2066.
Hegyi, G., Török, J., Tóth, L., Garamszegi, L.Z., Rosivall, B. (2006). Rapid temporal change in the expression and age-related information content of a sexually selected trait. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 19:228-238.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Eens, M., Erritzoe, J., Møller, A.P. (2005). Sexually size dimorphic brains and song complexity in passerine birds. Behavioral Ecology 16:335-345.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Heylen, D., Møller, A.P., Eens, M., de Lope, F. (2005). Age-dependent health status and song characteristics in the barn swallow. Behavioral Ecology 16:580-591.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Balsby, T.J.D., Bell, B., Borowiec, M., Byers, B., Draganoiu, T., Eens, M., Forstmeier, W., Galeotti, P., Gil, D., Gorissen, L., Hansen, P., Lampe, H.M., Leitner, S., Lontkowski, J., Nagle, L., Nemeth, E., Pinxten, R., Rossi, J.-M., Saino, N., Tanvez, A. Titus, R., Török, J., van Duyse, E. & Møller, A.P. 2005. Estimating the complexity of bird song by using capture-recapture approaches from community ecology. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 57:305-317.
Møller, A.P., Garamszegi, L.Z., Gil, D., Hurtrez-Bousses, S., Eens, M. (2005). Correlated evolution of male and female testosterone profiles in birds and its consequences. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 58:534-544.
Garamszegi, L.Z. (2005). Parasites and bird song. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 59:167-180.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Lucas, J.R. (2005). Continental variation in relative hippocampal volume in birds: the phylogenetic extent of the effect and the potential role of winter temperatures. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Biology Letters 1:330-333.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Eens, M. Hurtrez-Bousses, S., Møller, A. P. (2005). Testosterone, testes size and mating success in birds: a comparative study. Hormones and Behaviour 47:389-409.
Møller, A.P., Erritzoe, J., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2005). Covariation between brain size and immunity in birds: Implications for brain size evolution. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 18:223-237.
Møller, A.P., Christe, P., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2005). Coevolutionary arms-races: Increased host immune defense promotes specialization by avian fleas. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 18:46-59.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Avilés, J. (2005). Brood parasitism by brown-headed cowbirds and the expression of sexual characters in their hosts. Oecologia 143:167-177.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Eens, M., Erritzoe, J., Møller, A.P. (2005). Sperm competition and sexually size dimorphic brains in birds. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B 272:159-166.
Herényi M., Török J., Garamszegi L.Z., Hargitai R., Hegyi G., Michl G., Rosivall B., Szigeti B., Szöllősi E. (2004). Másodlagos nemi jellegek és utódszám kapcsolata a hím örvös légykapóknál. Állattani Közlemények 89(2):31-41.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Møller, A.P., Török, J., Michl, G., Péczely, P., Richard, M. (2004). Immune challenge mediates vocal communication in a passerine bird: an experiment. Behavioral Ecology 15:148-157.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Møller, A.P. (2004). Extra-pair paternity and the evolution of bird song. Behavioral Ecology 15:508-519.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Török, J., Tóth, L., Michl, G. (2004). The effect of timing and female quality on clutch size in the Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis. Bird Study 71:270-277.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Eens, M. (2004). Brain space for a learned task: strong intraspecific evidence for neural correlates of singing behavior in songbirds. Brain Research Reviews 44:187-193.
Morales, J., Moreno, J., Merino, S. Tomás, G., Martínez, J., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2004). Serum immunoglobulin G levels are positively correlated with cell-mediated immune response in female pied flycatchers Ficedula hypoleuca. Canadian Journal of Zoology 82:1484-1492.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Eens, M. (2004). The evolution of hippocampus volume and brain size in relation to food hoarding in birds. Ecology Letters 7:1216-1224.
Haavie, J., Borge, T., Bures, S., Garamszegi, L.Z., Lampe, H.M., Moreno, J., Török, J., Satre, G.-P. (2004). Asymmetric character shifts in the song of sympatric pied and collared flycatchers (Ficedula spp.): a case of reinforcement? Journal of Evolutionary Biology 17:227-237.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Török, J., Michl, G., Møller, A.P. (2004). Female survival, lifetime reproductive success and mating status in a passerine bird. Oecologia 138:48-56.
Török, J., Hegyi, G., Garamszegi, L.Z. (2003). Depigmented wing patch size is a condition-dependent indicator of viability in male collared flycatchers. Behavioral Ecology 14:382-388.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Møller, A. P., Erritzøe, J. (2003). The evolution of immune defense and song complexity in birds. Evolution 57:905-912.
Török, J., Michl, G., Garamszegi, L.Z., Barna, J. (2003). Repeated inseminations required for natural fertility in a wild bird population. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, B. 270:641-647. (DOI 10.1098/rspb.2002.2257)
Garamszegi, L.Z., Boulinier, T., Møller, A.P., Török, J., Michl, G., Nichols, J.D. (2002). The estimation of size and change in composition of avian song repertoires. Animal Behaviour 63:623-630.
Garamszegi, L.Z., Møller, A.P., Erritzoe, J. (2002). Coevolving avian eye size and brain size in relation to prey capture and nocturnality. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B 269:961-967.
Michl, G., Török, J., Garamszegi, L.Z., Tóth, L. (2000). Sex-dependent risk-taking in the collared flycatcher Ficedula albicollis when exposed to a predator in the nestling period. Animal Behaviour 59:623-628.



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