Publications

Granroth-Wilding, HMV, Daunt, F, Cunningham, EJA, Burthe, S (in press) Techniques differ in their ability to detect juvenile levels of parasitism. Parasitology

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Granroth-Wilding, HMV, Burthe, S, Lewis, S, Herborn, KA, Takahashi, E, Daunt, F, Cunningham, EJA  Indirect effects of parasitism:costs of infection to other individuals can be greater than direct benefits borne by the host. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282 (1811) pp.10.1098/rspb.2015.0602 

Coakley, CM, Staszewski, V. Herborn, KA, Cunningham EJA (2014) Factors affecting the levels of protection transferred from mother to offspring following immune challenge. Frontiers in Zoology 11, 46. (doi:10.1186/1742-9994-11-46)

Granroth-Wilding, HMV, Burthe, S, Lewis, S, Reed, TE, Herborn, KA, Newell, M, Takahashi, E, Daunt, F, Cunningham, EJA (2014) Parasitism in early life: environmental conditions shape intra-brood variation in responses to infection. Ecology and Evolution 4, (DOI: 10.1002/ece3.1192)

Burthe,S, Newell MA, Goodman G, Butler A, Bregnballe T, Harris E, Wanless S, Cunningham EJA and Daunt F (2013) Endoscopy as a novel method for assessing endoparasite burdens. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 4, 207-216. (DOI: 10.1111/2041-210x.12015)

Reed, TE, Daunt, F, Kiploks, AJ, Burthe, S, Granroth-Wilding, HMV, Takahashi, EA, Wanless, S Cunningham, EJA (2012) Impact of parasites in early life: Contrasting effects on juvenile growth for different family members. PLOS One 7, e32236. (10.1371/journal.pone.0032236)

Staszewski, V, Reece, SE, O’Donell, AJ, Cunningham, EJA (2012) Drug treatment of malaria infections can reduce levels of protection transferred to offspring via maternal immunity. Proc. Roy. Soc. B. 279, 2487-2496. ( DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2011.1563)

Reed, TE, Daunt, F, Hall, ME, Phillips RA, Wanless, S, Cunningham, EJA (2008) Parasite treatment affects maternal investment in sons. Science 321: 1681-1682. (DOI: 10.1126/science.1159466)

Reed, TE, Kruuk, LEB, Wanless, S, Frederiksen, M, Cunningham EJA and Harris MP (2007) Reproductive senescence in a long-lived seabird: rates of decline in late life performance are associated with varying costs of early reproduction. American Naturalist 171, 89-10. (DOI: 10.1086/524957)

Kolm, N., Stein, R.W., Mooers, A.Ø., Cunningham, E.J.A. (2006) Sexual selection can drive female life histories: A comparative study on Galliform birds. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 20, 627-638. (DOI: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2006.01248.x)

Reed, T, Wanless, S, Harris M.P., Frederiksen, M. Kruuk, L.E.B. and Cunningham, E.J.A.(2006) Responding to environmental change: individual plasticity is limited by social constraints. Proceedings of the Royal Society Series B 273 (1602), 2713-2719. (DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2006.3631)

Cunningham E. J. A. and Lewis S. (2005) Parasitism of maternal investment selects for increased clutch size and brood reduction in a host. Behavioral Ecology 17, 126-131. (DOI: 10.1093/beheco/arj006)

Cunningham, E.J.A. (2003) Forced copulation or mate choice: Female preferences and subsequent resistance to copulation. Behavioral Ecology 14, 326-333. (DOI: 10.1093/beheco/14.3.326)

Cunningham, E.J.A. and Russell, A.F. (2001) Sex differences in avian yolk hormone levels. Nature 412, 498-499. (DOI: 10.1038/35087655)

Cunningham, E.J.A. and Russell, A.F (2001) Differential allocation and ‘good genes’. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 16, 21. (DOI: 10.1016/S0169-5347(00)02049-8)

Cunningham, E.J.A. and Russell, A.F. (2000) Egg investment is influenced by male attractiveness in the mallard. Nature 404, 74-76.

Cunningham, E.J.A. and Cheng, K.M (1999) Biases in sperm use in the mallard: no evidence for selection by females based on sperm genotype. Proceedings of the Royal Society, Series B 266, 905-910.

Cunningham, E.J.A. and Birkhead, T.R. (1998) Sex roles and sexual selection. Animal Behaviour 56, 1311-1321. Cunningham, E.J.A. and Birkhead, T.R. (1997) Female roles in perspective? Trends in Ecology and Evolution 12, 337-338.

Birkhead, T.R., Cunningham, E.J.A. and Cheng, K.M. (1996) The insemination window provides a distorted view of sperm competition in birds. Proceedings of the Royal Society, Series B 263, 1187-1192.

Cunningham, E.J., Tierney, J.F. and Huntingford, F.A. (1994) The effect of the cestode Schistocephalus solidus on the food intake and foraging decisions of the three-spined stickleback Gasterosteus aculaetus. Ethology 79, 65-75.