C Schradin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Zurich
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Differences in prolactin levels between three alternative male reproductive tactics in striped mice (Rhabdomys pumilio)
    Carsten Schradin
    Department of Animal Behavior, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Proc Biol Sci 275:1047-52. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Testosterone levels in dominant sociable males are lower than in solitary roamers: physiological differences between three male reproductive tactics in a sociably flexible mammal
    Carsten Schradin
    Institute of Zoology, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am Nat 173:376-88. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Cooperative breeding in groups of synchronously mating females and evolution of large testes to avoid sperm depletion in african striped mice
    C Schradin
    Zoological Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Biol Reprod 81:111-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Reproductive competition favours solitary living while ecological constraints impose group-living in African striped mice
    Carsten Schradin
    Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 190, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Anim Ecol 79:515-21. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Prolactin and paternal care: comparison of three species of monogamous new world monkeys (Callicebus cupreus, Callithrix jacchus, and Callimico goeldii)
    Carsten Schradin
    Anthropologisches Institut und Museum, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Comp Psychol 117:166-75. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The striped mouse (Rhabdomys pumilio) from the succulent karoo, South Africa: a territorial group-living solitary forager with communal breeding and helpers at the nest
    Carsten Schradin
    Ecophysiological Studies Research Group, School of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Comp Psychol 118:37-47. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Prolactin levels in paternal striped mouse (Rhabdomys pumilio) fathers
    Carsten Schradin
    Ecophysiological Studies Research Group, School of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Wits 2050, South Africa
    Physiol Behav 81:43-50. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of prolactin levels in marmoset males: from adult son to first-time father
    Carsten Schradin
    Anthropologisches Institut und Museum, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Horm Behav 46:670-7. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Seasonal changes in testosterone and corticosterone levels in four social classes of a desert dwelling sociable rodent
    Carsten Schradin
    Department of Animal Behavior, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 190, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Horm Behav 53:573-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Differences in prolactin levels between three alternative male reproductive tactics in striped mice (Rhabdomys pumilio)
    Carsten Schradin
    Department of Animal Behavior, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Proc Biol Sci 275:1047-52. 2008
    ..These results are in agreement with the hypothesis that prolactin is one proximate mechanism of male reproductive tactics, possibly regulating differences in male parental care...
  2. doi request reprint Testosterone levels in dominant sociable males are lower than in solitary roamers: physiological differences between three male reproductive tactics in a sociably flexible mammal
    Carsten Schradin
    Institute of Zoology, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am Nat 173:376-88. 2009
    ..Our results suggest that dominant males' testosterone levels reflect a trade-off between low testosterone amicable behavior and high testosterone dominance behavior...
  3. doi request reprint Cooperative breeding in groups of synchronously mating females and evolution of large testes to avoid sperm depletion in african striped mice
    C Schradin
    Zoological Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Biol Reprod 81:111-7. 2009
    ..We conclude that large testes are selected for in species with synchronously mating females, which is ultimately beneficial for the evolution of cooperative breeding...
  4. doi request reprint Reproductive competition favours solitary living while ecological constraints impose group-living in African striped mice
    Carsten Schradin
    Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 190, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Anim Ecol 79:515-21. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Prolactin and paternal care: comparison of three species of monogamous new world monkeys (Callicebus cupreus, Callithrix jacchus, and Callimico goeldii)
    Carsten Schradin
    Anthropologisches Institut und Museum, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Comp Psychol 117:166-75. 2003
    ..In conclusion, species differences in the patterns of prolactin secretion were evident and reflect the different paternal roles...
  6. ncbi request reprint The striped mouse (Rhabdomys pumilio) from the succulent karoo, South Africa: a territorial group-living solitary forager with communal breeding and helpers at the nest
    Carsten Schradin
    Ecophysiological Studies Research Group, School of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Comp Psychol 118:37-47. 2004
    ..Group living in the succulent karoo is possibly due to ecological constraints imposed by habitat saturation because of a year-round stable food supply as well as associated benefits of philopatry...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prolactin levels in paternal striped mouse (Rhabdomys pumilio) fathers
    Carsten Schradin
    Ecophysiological Studies Research Group, School of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Wits 2050, South Africa
    Physiol Behav 81:43-50. 2004
    ..This is the first study to demonstrate seasonal changes in prolactin levels in a free-living male mammal...
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of prolactin levels in marmoset males: from adult son to first-time father
    Carsten Schradin
    Anthropologisches Institut und Museum, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Horm Behav 46:670-7. 2004
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Seasonal changes in testosterone and corticosterone levels in four social classes of a desert dwelling sociable rodent
    Carsten Schradin
    Department of Animal Behavior, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstr 190, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Horm Behav 53:573-9. 2008
    ..Variation in the pattern of hormonal secretion in striped mice might assist them to cope with seasonal changes in energy demand in a desert habitat...