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2010
32 Citations (Scopus)
2013
7 Citations (Scopus)
8 Citations (Scopus)
2019
8 Citations (Scopus)

Sexual selection and its evolutionary consequences in female animals

Hare, R. M. & Simmons, L. W., Jun 2019, In : Biological Reviews. 94, 3, p. 929-956 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sexual selection
Animals
Bearings (structural)
Ceilings
gender
2012
8 Citations (Scopus)

Paternal effects on the expression of a male polyphenism

Buzatto, B., Simmons, L. & Tomkins, J., 2012, In : Evolution. 66, p. 3167-3178

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010
18 Citations (Scopus)

Maternal effects, but no good or compatible genes for sperm competitiveness in Australian crickets

Dowling, D., Nystrand, M. & Simmons, L., 2010, In : Evolution. 64, p. 1257-1266

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Citations (Scopus)

Sperm Swimming Velocity predicts Competitive Fertilization Success in the Green Swordtail Xiphophorus helleri

Gasparini, C., Simmons, L., Beveridge, M. & Evans, J., 2010, In : PLoS One. 5, p. Article number e12146, 5pp

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2012
175 Citations (Scopus)

Sperm wars and the evolution of male fertility

Simmons, L. & Fitzpatrick, J., 2012, In : Reproduction. 144, p. 519-534

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)

Micro-CT scanning provides insight into the functional morphology of millipede genitalia

Wojcieszek, J. M., Austin, P., Harvey, M. & Simmons, L., 2012, In : Journal of Zoology. 287, p. 91-95

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011
17 Citations (Scopus)

Male genital morphology influences paternity success in the millipede Antichiropus variabilis

Wojcieszek, J. M. & Simmons, L., 2011, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 65, p. 1843–1856

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012
62 Citations (Scopus)
2011
24 Citations (Scopus)

Offspring viability benefits but no apparent costs of mating with high quality males

Simmons, L. & Holley, R., 2011, In : Biology Letters. 7, p. 419–421

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
2014
7 Citations (Scopus)

Human Sperm Competition: Playing a Defensive Strategy

Leivers, S. & Simmons, L., 2014, In : Advances in the Study of Behavior. 46, p. 1-44

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sperm competition
Spermatozoa
Physiological Adaptation
ova
Ovum
2016
11 Citations (Scopus)
176 Downloads (Pure)

Function of copulatory plugs in house mice: Mating behavior and paternity outcomes of rival males

Sutter, A., Simmons, L., Lindholm, A. K. & Firman, R., Jan 2016, In : Behavioral Ecology. 27, 1, p. 185-195

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
mating behavior
paternity
Mus musculus
ejaculation
sperm competition
2012
42 Citations (Scopus)

Complex patterns of multivariate selection on the ejaculate of a broadcast spawning marine invertebrate

Fitzpatrick, J., Simmons, L. & Evans, J., 2012, In : Evolution. 66, 8, p. 2451-2460

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013
24 Citations (Scopus)

Age-dependent trade-offs between immunity and male, but not female, reproduction

Mcnamara, K., Van Lieshout, E., Jones, T. M. & Simmons, L., 2013, In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 82, p. 235–244

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2016
15 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Nosema
Parasitic Diseases
Honey
Mycoses
Bees
2019

The evolution of female genitalia

Sloan, N. S. & Simmons, L. W., Sep 2019, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 32, 9, p. 882-889 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

Male semelparity and multiple paternity confirmed in an arid-zone dasyurid

Hayes, G. L. T., Simmons, L. W., Dugand, R. J., Mills, H. R., Roberts, J. D., Tomkins, J. L. & Fisher, D. O., 21 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Zoology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

semelparity
paternity
arid zones
Antechinus
litters (young animals)
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)

Impressions of sexual unfaithfulness and their accuracy show a degree of universality

Sutherland, C. A. M., Martin, L. M., Kloth, N., Simmons, L. W., Foo, Y. Z. & Rhodes, G., 1 Oct 2018, In : PLoS One. 13, 10, e0205716.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Social Perception
prediction
Social Skills
2017
39 Citations (Scopus)

Evolutionary Trade-Off between Secondary Sexual Traits and Ejaculates

Simmons, L. W., Lüpold, S. & Fitzpatrick, J. L., 1 Dec 2017, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 32, 12, p. 964-976 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

weapon
trade-off
expenditure
mating systems
sexual selection
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)
dung beetles
hydrocarbons
beetle
hydrocarbon
dietary restriction
2019

Male responses to sperm competition when rivals vary in number and familiarity

Lymbery, S. J., Tomkins, J. L. & Simmons, L. W., 30 Jan 2019, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 286, 1895, 20182589.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sperm competition
familiarity
Spermatozoa
Seed
kin recognition
Onthophagus taurus
dung beetles
sexual selection
hydrocarbons
beetle
2013
11 Citations (Scopus)

Loss of the Nuclear Receptor Corepressor SLIRP Compromises Male Fertility

Colley, S., Wintle, L., Searles, R., Russell, V., Firman, R., Smith, S., Deboer, K., Merriner, D. J., Genevieve, B., Bentel, J., Stuckey, B., Phillips, M. R., Simmons, L., De Kretser, D. M., O'Bryan, M. K. & Leedman, P., 2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 8, p. 8pp

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2017
8 Citations (Scopus)

Benefits of polyandry: Molecular evidence from field-caught dung beetles

McCullough, E. L., Buzatto, B. A. & Simmons, L. W., 1 Jul 2017, In : Molecular Ecology. 26, 13, p. 3546-3555 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polyandry
dung beetles
Beetles
beetle
sexual selection
2011
24 Citations (Scopus)

Inbreeding depression in the competitive fertilization success of male crickets

Simmons, L., 2011, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 24, p. 415–421

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014
71 Citations (Scopus)
209 Downloads (Pure)

Female monopolization mediates the relationship between pre- and postcopulatory sexual traits

Lüpold, S., Tomkins, J., Simmons, L. & Fitzpatrick, J., 23 Jan 2014, In : Nature Communications. 5, 8 p., 3184.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Energy resources
testes
ambiguity
maintenance
Testis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Sex-biased mortality associated with inbreeding in Drosophila melanogaster

Robinson, S. P., Simmons, L. & Kennington, J., 17 Mar 2014, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 14, 1, p. 9pp

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
inbreeding
Drosophila melanogaster
mortality
gender
sex ratio
2013
22 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental evolution reveals trade-offs between mating and immunity

Mcnamara, K., Wedell, N. & Simmons, L., 2013, In : Biology Letters. 9, 4, p. 4pp

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Immunity
immunity
Population
Plodia interpunctella
Monophenol Monooxygenase
2012
11 Citations (Scopus)

The genetics of primary and secondary sexual character trade-offs in a horned beetle

House, C. M. & Simmons, L., 2012, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 25, p. 1711-1717

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

X-Ray sex: Sexual conflict caught in the act

Dougherty, L. R. & Simmons, L. W., 1 Oct 2018, In : Molecular Reproduction and Development. 85, 10, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
2011
49 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental coevolution of male and female genital morphology

Simmons, L. & Garcia - Gonzalez, P., 2011, In : Nature Communications. 2:374, p. 1-6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
2014
11 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid loss of behavioral plasticity and immunocompetence under intense sexual selection

Van Lieshout, E., Mcnamara, K. & Simmons, L., Sep 2014, In : Evolution. 68, 9, p. 2550-2558

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

immunocompetence
Immunocompetence
sexual selection
plasticity
phenotypic plasticity
2019
2 Citations (Scopus)

Social cues affect quantitative genetic variation and covariation in animal personality traits

Rudin, F. S., Simmons, L. W. & Tomkins, J. L., Mar 2019, In : Evolution. 73, 3, p. 540-553

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

quantitative genetics
Cues
Personality
genetic variation
heritability
2016
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Diptera
Larva
Parasites
Carbon
Food
2014

Alternative phenotypes within mating systems

Buzatto, B., Tomkins, J. & Simmons, L., 2014, The Evolution of Insect Mating Systems. Shuker, DM. & Simmons, LW. (eds.). 1 ed. UK: Oxford University Press, p. 106-128

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

17 Citations (Scopus)
234 Downloads (Pure)

Ontogenetic changes in seminal fluid gene expression and the protein composition of cricket seminal fluid

Simmons, L., Beveridge, M., Li, L., Tan, Y. & Millar, H., 11 Mar 2014, In : Evolution and Development. 16, 2, p. 101-109

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Gryllidae
cricket
protein composition
gene expression
Gene Expression
2012
20 Citations (Scopus)

Patterns of paternity skew among polyandrous social insects: What can they tell us about the potential for sexual selection?

Jaffé, R., Garcia-Gonzalez, P., Den Boer, S., Simmons, L. & Baer, B., 2012, In : Evolution. 66, 12, p. 3778-3788

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017
23 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of facial attractiveness and health in humans

Foo, Y. Z., Simmons, L. W. & Rhodes, G., 3 Feb 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 12 p., 39731.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Adiposity
Semen Analysis
Health
Femininity
Skin Pigmentation
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)

Perceived physical strength in men is attractive to women but may come at a cost to ejaculate quality

Foo, Y. Z., Simmons, L. W., Peters, M. & Rhodes, G., 1 Aug 2018, In : Animal Behaviour. 142, p. 191-197 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mating success
sexual selection
competitiveness
sperm
spermatozoa
2017
75 Citations (Scopus)
257 Downloads (Pure)

The effects of sex hormones on immune function: a meta-analysis

Foo, Y. Z., Nakagawa, S., Rhodes, G. & Simmons, L. W., 1 Feb 2017, In : Biological Reviews. 92, 1, p. 551-571 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
sex hormones
Gonadal Steroid Hormones
meta-analysis
testosterone
Testosterone
5 Citations (Scopus)
173 Downloads (Pure)

Males harm females less when competing with familiar relatives

Lymbery, S. J. & Simmons, L. W., 29 Nov 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 284, 1867, 20171984.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
familiarity
Seed
Costs
relatedness
Productivity
2014
6 Citations (Scopus)

Context-dependent relationship between a composite measure of men's mate value and ejaculate quality

Leivers, S., Rhodes, G. & Simmons, L., Sep 2014, In : Behavioral Ecology. 25, 5, p. 1115-1122

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
phenotype
fertility
sperm competition
sperm concentration
motility
2018
10 Citations (Scopus)
213 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
sperm competition
Spermatozoa
Health Expenditures
Gene Expression
gene expression
2014
8 Citations (Scopus)
146 Downloads (Pure)

Sperm competition in humans: Mate guarding behavior negatively correlates with ejaculate quality

Leivers, S., Rhodes, G. & Simmons, L., 24 Sep 2014, In : PLoS One. 9, 9, 8 p., e108099.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
sperm competition
Spermatozoa
Health Expenditures
spermatozoa
sperm concentration
2018
81 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Courtship
Gryllidae
cricket
courtship
antioxidant