Mammalian paleontologist | island biogeography, conservation paleobiology and bovids | passionate about visual arts, opera and any kind of art form in nature
How brain size of Mexican wolves evolves under captivity? 🧠🐺 The answer is surprising, as we discovered that endocranial volume increased across captive generations ! If you want to know more, look at our new paper @SciReports ---> https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-12371-6
Two opening postdoc positions in Human Evolutionary Genomics in my lab @Yale! Join us! https://postdocs.yale.edu/yale-postdoctoral-positions
Happy to announce a postdoc position based @idiv @UniHalle on metacommunity modelling as part of a EU Horizon project "Biodiversity Digital Twin for Advanced Modelling, Simulation and prediction capabilities".
Want to visit the only volcanic archipelago of the Mediterranean Sea? Then save the date for the 4th Island Biology Conference! It will take place on the gorgeous island of #Lipari, Aeolian Islands, Italy, from 3-7 of July 2023
why did migratory behavior👣 evolve in ungulates🦓🦌🦬? phylogenetic evidence suggests that the evolution of migration was driven by living at high latitudes🌏and consuming grass🌾, and evolving migration caused ungulates to evolve larger bodies📈 (1/2) https://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-022-01749-4