Oral regular presentations: 15 min, followed by a 4 min discussion and 5 min to change room
  Oral invited presentations: 35 min, followed by a 8 min discussion and 5 min to change room




The poster session will be at 19:16 on day 23

   22 Thu 23 Fri 24 Sat

Snell-Rood, EC
Learning-like mechanisms across development: insights for the evolution of life histories and complex traits

Liefting, M
Correlated evolution of learning rate studied by artificial selection in a parasitic wasp

Ledon-Rettig, CC
Altered developmental programs underlying the novel gut morphology of a cannibalistic anuran larva


Healy, K
Metabolic rate and body size linked with perception of temporal information


Khan, I
Sex-specific effects of pathogenic bacterial infection on fitness components, reproductive behaviour and mate choice in Drosophila melanogaster

Anholt, RR,H
Neurogenetic networks as substrates for natural variation in olfactory behaviour in Drosophila melanogaster

Vijendravarma, RK
Predatory cannibalism in Drosophila melanogaster larvae


Gluckman, T
Evolutionary pathways to convergence in plumage pattern phenotypes

Bailey, NW
Testing evolutionary models for the maintenance of same-sex sexual behaviour

Winkelmann, K
Competition driven ecological speciation in Lake Tanganyika cichlids

12:00 Lunch Lunch Lunch
14:00 Mid-Congress Tours

Wotton, KR
A tale of two ends: axis polarity in the scuttle fly Megaselia abdita


Schiffer, PH
Major changes in the core developmental pathways of nematodes: Romanomermis culicivorax reveals the derived status of the Caenorhabditis elegans model


Presidential Address

Butlin, R

Reinforcement (and other modes of speciation)


Matamoro-Vidal, A
Generating morphological variation from basic developmental process: the example of the Drosophila wing


Hager, R
Genetic evidence for mosaic brain evolution in mammals

15:30 Break Break

Lavine, LC
Developmental links between sex and nutrition; Interactions between the sex determination pathway and hormonal signaling in stag beetles

JMS Prize

FitzJohn, R

What drives biological diversification? Detecting traits under species selection.


Laine, VN
Quantitative trait loci for behavior, growth and body size in the nine-spined stickleback Pungitius pungitius L.

16:45 Break

Meyer, A
Revisting Gavin de Beer’s classic example of heterochrony: the developmental basis of jaw growth in halfbeaks and needlefish


Distinguished Fellow

Hoekstra, R

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17:16 Coffee Break

Jeffery, WR
Evolution of a novel adaptive behavior may promote eye regression in Astyanax Cavefish

18:00 Closing Ceremony

Santos, E
The molecular basis of a novel pigment trait in cichlid fishes


Rennison, DJ
Visual adaptation of threespine stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus) to divergent spectral regimes



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XIV Congress of the European Society for Evolutionary Biology

Organization Team
Department of Animal Biology (DBA)
Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon
P-1749-016 Lisbon


Computational Biology & Population Genomics Group