Anders Pape Møller

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi Biological consequences of Chernobyl: 20 years on
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:200-7. 2006
  2. doi Successful city dwellers: a comparative study of the ecological characteristics of urban birds in the Western Palearctic
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Oecologia 159:849-58. 2009
  3. ncbi Rapidly advancing laying date in a seabird and the changing advantage of early reproduction
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    J Anim Ecol 75:657-65. 2006
  4. ncbi An analysis of continent-wide patterns of sexual selection in a passerine bird
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Evolution 60:856-68. 2006
  5. ncbi Chernobyl as a population sink for barn swallows: tracking dispersal using stable-isotope profiles
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Ecol Appl 16:1696-705. 2006
  6. ncbi Senescence in relation to latitude and migration in birds
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris Cedex, France
    J Evol Biol 20:750-7. 2007
  7. pmc Birds prefer to breed in sites with low radioactivity in Chernobyl
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1443-8. 2007
  8. ncbi Agriculture, fertilizers and life history of a coastal seabird
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    J Anim Ecol 76:515-25. 2007
  9. pmc Elevated frequency of abnormalities in barn swallows from Chernobyl
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai Street Bernard, Case 237, 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Biol Lett 3:414-7. 2007
  10. ncbi Malaria and risk of predation: a comparative study of birds
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris 05, France
    Ecology 88:871-81. 2007

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Publications44

  1. ncbi Biological consequences of Chernobyl: 20 years on
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Trends Ecol Evol 21:200-7. 2006
    ....
  2. doi Successful city dwellers: a comparative study of the ecological characteristics of urban birds in the Western Palearctic
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Oecologia 159:849-58. 2009
    ..This suggests that a suite of ecological features providing them with general ecological success characterises species of birds that have successfully invaded urban environments...
  3. ncbi Rapidly advancing laying date in a seabird and the changing advantage of early reproduction
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    J Anim Ecol 75:657-65. 2006
    ..7. Analyses of bird ringing information for millions of offspring of hundreds of bird species deposited in national ringing schemes may provide unlimited access to long-term time series of reproductive variables...
  4. ncbi An analysis of continent-wide patterns of sexual selection in a passerine bird
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Evolution 60:856-68. 2006
    ..In addition, geographical patterns of phenotypic selection predict current patterns of phenotypic variation among populations, suggesting that consistent patterns of selection have been present for considerable amounts of time...
  5. ncbi Chernobyl as a population sink for barn swallows: tracking dispersal using stable-isotope profiles
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Ecol Appl 16:1696-705. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that stable-isotope measurements can provide information about population processes following environmental perturbations...
  6. ncbi Senescence in relation to latitude and migration in birds
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris Cedex, France
    J Evol Biol 20:750-7. 2007
    ..These findings were robust to control for potentially confounding effects of body mass, age of first reproduction and phenotypic similarity among species because of common descent...
  7. pmc Birds prefer to breed in sites with low radioactivity in Chernobyl
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1443-8. 2007
    ..We suggest that individual body condition rather than secondary effects of radiation on resource abundance account for the effects on nest box use and hatching success...
  8. ncbi Agriculture, fertilizers and life history of a coastal seabird
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    J Anim Ecol 76:515-25. 2007
    ..7. These findings provide evidence of fertilizer use in agriculture having significant indirect effects on timing of reproduction, clutch size, recruitment and longevity of a seabird...
  9. pmc Elevated frequency of abnormalities in barn swallows from Chernobyl
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai Street Bernard, Case 237, 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Biol Lett 3:414-7. 2007
    ..The most parsimonious hypothesis for abnormalities in animal and human populations alike is that the effects are caused by the same underlying cause, viz. radiation derived from the Chernobyl accident...
  10. ncbi Malaria and risk of predation: a comparative study of birds
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris 05, France
    Ecology 88:871-81. 2007
    ..Furthermore, this study demonstrates that protozoan infections are a common cause of death for hosts mediated by increased risk of predation...
  11. ncbi Genetic similarity, breeding distribution range and sexual selection
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris Cedex, France
    J Evol Biol 21:213-25. 2008
    ..These results suggest that breeding distribution range, population size and intensity of sexual selection are important predictors of levels of genetic variability in extant populations...
  12. doi Impaired swimming behaviour and morphology of sperm from barn swallows Hirundo rustica in Chernobyl
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, Paris Cedex 05, France
    Mutat Res 650:210-6. 2008
    ..These results are consistent with the hypothesis that sperm behaviour and morphology have been affected by radiation due to the Chernobyl accident...
  13. doi Climate change and micro-geographic variation in laying date
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Oecologia 155:845-57. 2008
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  14. doi Antioxidants in eggs of great tits Parus major from Chernobyl and hatching success
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, Case 237, 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    J Comp Physiol B 178:735-43. 2008
    ..These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that radioactive contamination reduced levels of dietary antioxidants in yolks, with negative consequences for hatching success and reproductive success...
  15. doi Interactions between interactions: predator-prey, parasite-host, and mutualistic interactions
    Anders Pape Møller
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Unite Mixte de Recherche 7103, Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1133:180-6. 2008
    ..These phenomena will have implications not only for how ecologists and evolutionary biologists empirically study interactions but also on how such interactions are modeled...
  16. doi Relative longevity and field metabolic rate in birds
    A P Møller
    CNRS, UMR 7103, Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    J Evol Biol 21:1379-86. 2008
    ..Therefore, species of birds with high metabolic rates senesce more slowly than species with low metabolic rates...
  17. pmc Populations of migratory bird species that did not show a phenological response to climate change are declining
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Unité Mixte de Recherche 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:16195-200. 2008
    ..Our findings imply that ecological factors affecting population trends can change over time and suggest that ongoing climatic changes will increasingly threaten vulnerable migratory bird species, augmenting their extinction risk...
  18. doi Senescent sperm performance in old male birds
    A P Møller
    CNRS, UMR 7103, Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris Cedex, France
    J Evol Biol 22:334-44. 2009
    ..These results provide evidence of declining sperm performance for important reproductive variables not only with age, but also with the sperm of old males performing differentially better in female medium than young males...
  19. ncbi Sociality, age at first reproduction and senescence: comparative analyses of birds
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Cedex, France
    J Evol Biol 19:682-9. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that the evolution of senescence is related to timing of first reproduction, but that the evolution of breeding sociality has played a negligible role in the evolution of senescence...
  20. ncbi A review of developmental instability, parasitism and disease. Infection, genetics and evolution
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Infect Genet Evol 6:133-40. 2006
    ..These findings may have important implications for the study of susceptibility of hosts to infectious disease...
  21. ncbi Rapid evolutionary change in a secondary sexual character linked to climatic change
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris Cedex, France
    J Evol Biol 18:481-95. 2005
    ..These findings provide evidence of rapid micro-evolutionary change in a secondary sexual character during a very short time period, which is associated with a rapid change in environmental conditions...
  22. ncbi Mutation and sexual selection: a test using barn swallows from Chernobyl
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Evolution 57:2139-46. 2003
    ..These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that traits most important for sexual selection are particularly susceptible to the effects of deleterious mutations...
  23. doi Why men have shorter lives than women: effects of resource availability, infectious disease, and senescence
    A P Møller
    CNRS, UMR 7103, Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris Cedex 05, France
    Am J Hum Biol 21:357-64. 2009
    ..In contrast, there was only a marginal effect of average household income. Thus, there was evidence of increased competition for resources contributing to increased sex differences in longevity within a single nation...
  24. pmc Sexual selection, germline mutation rate and sperm competition
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat, A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St, Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    BMC Evol Biol 3:6. 2003
    ..M Petrie has independently developed the idea that mutator alleles may account for the maintenance of genetic variation in viability despite strong directional selection...
  25. ncbi Seasonal changes in immune response and parasite impact on hosts
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Unité Mixte de Recherche 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Batiment A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris, France
    Am Nat 161:657-71. 2003
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  26. ncbi Growth and developmental instability
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 05, Paris Cedex, France
    Vet J 166:19-27. 2003
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  27. ncbi Climate, body condition and spleen size in birds
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7 quai St Bernard, 75252 Paris Cedex 5, France
    Oecologia 137:621-6. 2003
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  28. ncbi Genetic variation in infestation with a directly transmitted ectoparasite
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    J Evol Biol 17:41-7. 2004
    ..This provides evidence for the abundance of directly transmitted parasites having an additive genetic component. We found no evidence of common environment effects as parents did not resemble each other with respect to lice abundance...
  29. ncbi Parasitism, host immune defence and dispersal
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris Cedex, France
    J Evol Biol 17:603-12. 2004
    ..This relationship held even when controlling for similarity among species because of common ancestry. Therefore, T-cell-mediated immunity is an important predictor of evolutionary changes in dispersal ability among common European birds...
  30. pmc Heterogeneity in stable isotope profiles predicts coexistence of populations of barn swallows Hirundo rustica differing in morphology and reproductive performance
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Batiment A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Proc Biol Sci 271:1355-62. 2004
    ..Polymorphism can be maintained only if fitness is similar for birds from categories of isotope profiles. We suggest that fluctuating selection or migration-selection balance may maintain the observed polymorphism...
  31. ncbi Covariation between brain size and immunity in birds: implications for brain size evolution
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris Cedex 05, France
    J Evol Biol 18:223-37. 2005
    ..In contrast, liver and heart size or sexual size dimorphism in size did not covary with immune defence. Thus, species in which males have relatively large brains also have relatively large immune defence organs...
  32. ncbi Coevolutionary arms races: increased host immune defense promotes specialization by avian fleas
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris Cedex 05, France
    J Evol Biol 18:46-59. 2005
    ..Therefore, parasite specialization may have evolved in response to strong host defenses...
  33. ncbi Parasite biodiversity and host defenses: chewing lice and immune response of their avian hosts
    Anders Pape Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Oecologia 142:169-76. 2005
    ....
  34. pmc Antioxidants, radiation and mutation as revealed by sperm abnormality in barn swallows from Chernobyl
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Batiment A, 7eme etage, 7 quai Saint Bernard, Case 237, F 75252 Paris Cedex 05, France
    Proc Biol Sci 272:247-53. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi Effects of food abundance, density and climate change on reproduction in the sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
    Jan Tøttrup Nielsen
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie, Evoltuive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 qai St Bernard, Case 237, 75252 Paris Cedex, France
    Oecologia 149:505-18. 2006
    ..These findings imply that sparrowhawks did not respond to change in climate, although climate changed the timing of reproduction by the main prey species...
  36. ncbi An analysis of pre- and post-hatching maternal effects mediated by carotenoids in the blue tit
    C Biard
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    J Evol Biol 20:326-39. 2007
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  37. pmc Coevolving avian eye size and brain size in relation to prey capture and nocturnality
    László Zsolt Garamszegi
    Laboratoire d Ecologie Evolutive Parasitaire, CNRS UMR 7103, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, Case 237, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, F 75252 Paris Cedex 5, France
    Proc Biol Sci 269:961-7. 2002
    ..Our findings suggest that relative eye size and brain size have coevolved in birds in response to nocturnal activity and, at least partly, to capture of mobile prey...
  38. doi Host ecology and life-history traits associated with blood parasite species richness in birds
    E Arriero
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Evolutive, CNRS, UMR 7103, Paris, France
    J Evol Biol 21:1504-13. 2008
    ..These results suggest that the impact on host fitness caused by avian haematozoa may be underestimated in natural populations if the exacerbated virulence associated with exposure to multiple parasites is not taken into account...
  39. pmc The evolution of song repertoires and immune defence in birds
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire d Ecologie, CNRS UMR 7625, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Proc Biol Sci 267:165-9. 2000
    ..This finding suggests that host-parasite interactions have played an important role in the evolution of song repertoires in birds...
  40. pmc Heritability of arrival date in a migratory bird
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire d Ecologie, CNRS UMR 7625, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Proc Biol Sci 268:203-6. 2001
    ..Given the high level of heritability, arrival date could readily respond to selection caused by environmental change...
  41. ncbi How important are direct fitness benefits of sexual selection?
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire d Ecologie Evolutive Parasitaire, CNRS FRE 2365, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Bat A, 7eme etage, 7 quai St Bernard, Case 237, 75252 Paris, France
    Naturwissenschaften 88:401-15. 2001
    ..Our analysis also shows that male sexual advertisements do not always reliably signal direct fitness benefits...
  42. ncbi Albinism and phenotype of barn swallows (Hirundo rustica) from Chernobyl
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire d Ecologie Evolutive Parasitaire, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Formation en Recherche de la Evolution 2365, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Case, Paris, France
    Evolution 55:2097-104. 2001
    ..Because partial albinism is disfavored by natural selection, the effects of mutations are deleterious, giving rise to a balance between mutation and selection...
  43. ncbi Parasitism, host immune function, and sexual selection
    A P Møller
    Laboratoire d Ecologie, CNRS URA 258, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Q Rev Biol 74:3-20. 1999
    ....
  44. doi Condition-dependent genetic benefits of extrapair fertilization in female blue tits Cyanistes caeruleus
    A N Dreiss
    Laboratoire Fonctionnement et Evolution des Systemes Ecologiques, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, Paris, France
    J Evol Biol 21:1814-22. 2008
    ..Lean females obtained extrapair fertilizations when their social mate was genetically similar, thereby producing more heterozygous extrapair chicks. Our results suggest that mating patterns may be condition-dependent...