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  • Leigh Simmons
Review article

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

48 Citations (Scopus)

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
5 Citations (Scopus)
Letter

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

16 Citations (Scopus)
Comment/debate

Sperm competition, sexual conflict, and speciation: A comment on Tinghitella et al.

Simmons, L. W., 3 Jul 2018, In : Behavioral Ecology. 29, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

3 Citations (Scopus)

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
Chapter

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

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Sperm Competition

Simmons, L., 2014, The Evolution of Insect Mating Systems. Shuker, DM. & Simmons, LW. (eds.). UK: Oxford University Press, p. 181-203

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Book

The Evolution of Insect Mating Systems

Simmons, L. & Shuker, D., 2014, UK: Oxford University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Article
Open Access
7 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Acoustic cues alter perceived sperm competition risk in the field cricket Teleogryllus oceanicus

Gray, B. & Simmons, L., 2013, In : Behavioral Ecology. 24, 4, p. 982-986

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)
4 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
26 Citations (Scopus)

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

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

A test of the sexy-sperm and good-sperm hypotheses for the evolution of polyandry

Mcnamara, K., Van Lieshout, E. & Simmons, L., Jul 2014, In : Behavioral Ecology. 25, 4, p. 989-995

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
9 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

9 Citations (Scopus)

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

65 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

45 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
8 Citations (Scopus)

Contrasting responses of pre- and post-copulatory traits to variation in mating competition

Simmons, L. & Buzatto, B., Apr 2014, In : Functional Ecology. 28, 2, p. 494-499

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
8 Citations (Scopus)
242 Downloads (Pure)

Correlated evolution of sexual dimorphism and male dimorphism in a clade of neotropical harvestmen

Buzatto, B., Tomkins, J., Simmons, L. & Machado, G. B. D. O., 3 Jun 2014, In : Evolution. 68, 6, p. 1671-1686

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
1 Citation (Scopus)
214 Downloads (Pure)

Divergence in genital morphology may contribute to mechanical reproductive isolation in a millipede

Wojcieszek, J. M. & Simmons, L., 2013, In : Ecology and Evolution. 3, 2, p. 334-343

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
24 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
34 Citations (Scopus)
22 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence for stabilizing selection and slow divergent evolution of male genitalia in a millipede (antichiropus variabilis)

Wojcieszek, J. M. & Simmons, L., 2012, In : Evolution. 66, 4, p. 1138-1153

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

Evolutionary change in testes tissue composition among experimental populations of house mice

Firman, R., Garcia, P., Thyer, E., Wheeler, S., Yamin, Z., Yuan, M. & Simmons, L., 16 Mar 2015, In : Evolution. 69, 3, p. 848-855 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental evidence for the evolution of the mammalian baculum by sexual selection

Simmons, L. & Firman, R., 23 Dec 2013, In : Evolution. 68, 1, p. 276-283 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
36 Citations (Scopus)
359 Downloads (Pure)
1 Citation (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

5 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

Open Access
File
3 Citations (Scopus)
72 Downloads (Pure)

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
23 Citations (Scopus)

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
12 Citations (Scopus)
331 Downloads (Pure)
32 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

Open Access
File
6 Citations (Scopus)
96 Downloads (Pure)

Female effects, but no intrinsic male effects on paternity outcome in crickets

Simmons, L., Lovegrove, M. & Almbro, M., Aug 2014, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 27, 8, p. 1644-1649

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Female genitalia can evolve more rapidly and divergently than male genitalia

Simmons, L. & Fitzpatrick, J. L., 21 Mar 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 8 p., 1312.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)
4 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
77 Citations (Scopus)
276 Downloads (Pure)

Female preferences for acoustic and olfactory signals during courtship: Male crickets send multiple messages

Simmons, L., Thomas, M., Simmons, F. & Zuk, M., 2013, In : Behavioral Ecology. 24, 5, p. 1099-1107

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Females suffer a reduction in the viability of stored sperm following an immune challenge

Mcnamara, K., Van Lieshout, E. & Simmons, L., 6 Jan 2014, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 27, 1, p. 133-140 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
13 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
17 Citations (Scopus)

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
12 Citations (Scopus)
252 Downloads (Pure)

Gametic interactions promote inbreeding avoidance in house mice

Firman, R. & Simmons, L., Sep 2015, In : Ecology Letters. 18, 9, p. 937-943

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)
6 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic variation underlying the expression of a polyphenism

Buzatto, B., Simmons, L. & Tomkins, J., 2012, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 25, p. 748-758

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Heat stress but not inbreeding affects offensive sperm competitiveness in Callosobruchus maculatus

Van Lieshout, E., Tomkins, J. & Simmons, L., 2013, In : Ecology and Evolution. 3, 9, p. 2859-2866

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
13 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

7 Citations (Scopus)