Gergely Horváth


 – MSc in Biology (2012, University of Szeged)

 – PhD (2018, Eötvös Loránd University)

Position: research fellow


Phone: +36-1-372-2500/8759

Research topics

    • Evolutionary ecology of behavioural consistency in lacertids
    • Effects of cave colonization on the behavioural variation of freshwater crustaceans
    • Evolutionary potential of within-individual behavioural variation
    • The role of behavioural consistency in speciation 







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.

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.

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 <i>(Iberolacerta cyreni)</i>. Ethology 122:355-363.

Bajer, K., Horváth, G., Molnár, O., Török, J., Garamszegi, L.Z., Herczeg, G. (2015). European green lizard <i>(Lacerta viridis)</i> 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)