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2018
3 Citations (Scopus)

Macronutrients and micronutrients drive trade-offs between male pre- and postmating sexual traits

Ng, S. H., Simpson, S. J. & Simmons, L. W., 1 Oct 2018, In : Functional Ecology. 32, 10, p. 2380-2394 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dietary minerals
life history trait
life history
trace element
carbohydrate
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)

Male-biased sex ratio does not promote increased sperm competitiveness in the seed beetle, Callosobruchus maculatus

Mcnamara, K., Robinson, S., Rosa, M. E., Sloan, N., Van Lieshout, E. & Simmons, L., 16 Jun 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 28153.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Beetles
Sex Ratio
Spermatozoa
Seeds
Population
12 Citations (Scopus)
185 Downloads (Pure)

Sperm competition and the coevolution of pre- and postcopulatory traits: Weapons evolve faster than testes among onthophagine dung beetles

Simmons, L. W. & Fitzpatrick, J. L., May 2016, In : Evolution. 70, 5, p. 998-1008

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
sperm competition
dung beetles
Weapons
Beetles
weapon
2018
6 Citations (Scopus)

Sexual selection across sensory modalities: Female choice of male behavioral and gustatory displays

Berson, J. D. & Simmons, L. W., 10 Sep 2018, In : Behavioral Ecology. 29, 5, p. 1096-1104 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sexual selection
hydrocarbons
hydrocarbon
Onthophagus taurus
courtship
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

Sexual ornaments but not weapons trade off against testes size in primates

Lüpold, S., Simmons, L. W. & Grueter, C. C., 10 Apr 2019, In : Proceedings. Biological sciences. 286, 1900, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weapons
weapon
primate
Primates
trade-off
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
2016
15 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Nosema
Parasitic Diseases
Honey
Mycoses
Bees
2019

Ecological determinants of sex roles and female sexual selection

Hare, R. M. & Simmons, L. W., 16 Dec 2019, Advances in the Study of Behavior. Netherlands: Elsevier, (Advances in the Study of Behavior).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

sexual selection
gender
Food
hearing
Hearing
2018

Probable marking behavior of Cerceris clypeata (Philanthinae, Crabronidae, Hymenoptera)

Alcock, J. & Simmons, L. W., 31 Dec 2018, In : Journal of hymenoptera research. 67, p. 121-125 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2019
3 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental evolution reveals divergence in female genital teeth morphology in response to sexual conflict intensity in a moth

McNamara, K. B., Dougherty, L. R., Wedell, N. & Simmons, L. W., 1 May 2019, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 32, 5, p. 519-524 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sexual conflict
spermatophore
spermatophores
female genitalia
moth
Open Access
Masculinity
Sexual Behavior
Costs and Cost Analysis
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)
81 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Drosophila melanogaster
courtship
virgin females
female behavior
quantitative genetics
2018
111 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Courtship
Gryllidae
cricket
courtship
antioxidant
2017
184 Downloads (Pure)
File
group size
alloparental behavior
reproductive success
9 Citations (Scopus)

Nutritional geometry of paternal effects on embryo mortality

Polak, M., Simmons, L. W., Benoit, J. B., Ruohonen, K., Simpson, S. J. & Solon-Biet, S. M., 11 Oct 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 284, 1864, 20171492.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

paternal effect
embryonic mortality
Nutrition
embryo
embryo (animal)
18 Citations (Scopus)

Sexual conflict and correlated evolution between male persistence and female resistance traits in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus

Dougherty, L. R., van Lieshout, E., McNamara, K. B., Moschilla, J. A., Arnqvist, G. & Simmons, L. W., 31 May 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 284, 1855, 20170132.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sexual conflict
Callosobruchus maculatus
Bruchidae
Beetles
Seed
2019

A link between heritable parasite resistance and mate choice in dung beetles

Buzatto, B. A., Kotiaho, J. S., Assis, L. A. F. & Simmons, L. W., 28 Sep 2019, In : Behavioral Ecology. 30, 5, p. 1382-1387 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

parasite resistance
dung beetles
mate choice
mating behavior
beetle
2017
78 Citations (Scopus)
291 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
11 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Human Pheromones
Sex Attractants
Pheromones
Heterosexuality
2019

Nongenetic paternal effects via seminal fluid

Simmons, L. W. & Lovegrove, M., Aug 2019, In : Evolution Letters. 3, 4, p. 403-411 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Protein and carbohydrate intakes alter gut microbial community structure in crickets: a Geometric Framework approach

Ng, S. H., Stat, M., Bunce, M., Simpson, S. J. & Simmons, L. W., 1 Aug 2019, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 95, 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Gryllidae
cricket
carbohydrate
microbial community
community structure
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)
polyandry
genetic variance
sperm
spermatozoa
competitiveness
2019

Sex-specific pace-of-life syndromes

Moschilla, J. A., Tomkins, J. L. & Simmons, L. W., 1 Jan 2019, In : Behavioral Ecology. 30, 4, p. 1096-1105.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

physiology
life history
path analysis
gender
cricket
2016
11 Citations (Scopus)

Selection on male physical performance during male-male competition and female choice

Mccullough, E. L. & Simmons, L. W., Sep 2016, In : Behavioral Ecology. 27, 5, p. 1288-1295

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

courtship
fighting
body mass
Onthophagus taurus
contest competition
2018
11 Citations (Scopus)
217 Downloads (Pure)

Experimental manipulation reveals a trade-off between weapons and testes

Somjee, U., Miller, C., Tatarnic, N. J. & Simmons, L. W., Jan 2018, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 31, 1, p. 57-65

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
weapon
trade-off
testes
legs
resource allocation
4 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of diet and environment on the gut microbial community of field crickets

Ng, S. H., Stat, M., Bunce, M. & Simmons, L. W., 1 May 2018, In : Ecology and Evolution. 8, 9, p. 4704-4720 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
cricket
Gryllidae
intestinal microorganisms
microbial communities
microbial community
2017

Changes in dominance status erode personality and behavioral syndromes

Rudin, F. S., Tomkins, J. L. & Simmons, L. W., 1 Jan 2017, In : Behavioral Ecology. 28, 1, p. 270-279 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019
sexual conflict
cricket
Gryllidae
nutrient intake
gender differences
2018
12 Citations (Scopus)

Population density mediates the interaction between pre- and postmating sexual selection

McCullough, E. L., Buzatto, B. A. & Simmons, L. W., 1 Apr 2018, In : Evolution. 72, 4, p. 893-905 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Population Density
sexual selection
Testis
population density
Weapons
5 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of the social environment and physical disturbance on personality traits

Rudin, F. S., Tomkins, J. L. & Simmons, L. W., 1 Apr 2018, In : Animal Behaviour. 138, p. 109-121 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

physical disturbance
social environment
cricket
Gryllidae
acoustics

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
2019
3 Citations (Scopus)

Female cuticular hydrocarbons can signal indirect fecundity benefits in an insect

Berson, J. D. & Simmons, L. W., 1 May 2019, In : Evolution. 73, 5, p. 982-989 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrocarbons
Fertility
Insects
hydrocarbons
fecundity
Onthophagus taurus
dung beetles
sexual selection
hydrocarbons
beetle
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
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)

State-dependent changes in risk-taking behaviour as a result of age and residual reproductive value

Moschilla, J. A., Tomkins, J. L. & Simmons, L. W., 1 Aug 2018, In : Animal Behaviour. 142, p. 95-100 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

risk behavior
assets
residual effects
animal
Teleogryllus oceanicus
2017
10 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
micro-computed tomography
X-Ray Microtomography
Bruchidae
Beetles
Seed
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
2017
1 Citation (Scopus)

The relationship between health and mating success in humans

Foo, Y. Z., Simmons, L. W. & Rhodes, G., 25 Jan 2017, In : Royal Society Open Science. 4, 1, 11 p., 160603.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Health
Sexual Behavior
Semen Analysis
Oxidative Stress
5 Citations (Scopus)
205 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
2018
10 Citations (Scopus)
251 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
sperm competition
Spermatozoa
Health Expenditures
Gene Expression
gene expression
2019
9 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
2016
14 Citations (Scopus)

Postcopulatory sexual selection when a female mates once

Dougherty, L. R., Simmons, L. W. & Shuker, D. M., Jun 2016, In : Animal Behaviour. 116, p. 13-16 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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
3 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental evolution reveals differences between phenotypic and evolutionary responses to population density

Mcnamara, K. B. & Simmons, L. W., Sep 2017, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 30, 9, p. 1763-1771

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

immunity
population density
monophenol monooxygenase
Plodia interpunctella
sperm
2018
3 Citations (Scopus)
sperm competition
Genitalia
phenotypic plasticity
Mus musculus
genitalia
1 Citation (Scopus)
dung beetles
hydrocarbons
beetle
hydrocarbon
dietary restriction
2016
12 Citations (Scopus)
192 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
2017
5 Citations (Scopus)
372 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
carotenoid
beta-carotene
human health
carotenoids
color