Hušek, J., Weidinger, K., Adamík, P., Hlavatý, L., Holáň, V. & Sviečka, J. 2010. Analyzing large-scale temporal variability in passerine nest survival using sparse data: a case study on Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio. Acta Ornithologica 45: 43-49.

Igic B., Greenwood D. R., Palmer D. J., Cassey P., Gill B. J., Grim T., Brennan P. L. R., Bassett S. M., Battley P. F. & Hauber M. E. (2010) Detecting pigments from colourful eggshells of extinct birds. Chemoecology 20: 43-48.

Igic B., Hauber M. E., Galbraith J. A., Grim T., Dearborn D. C., Brennan P. L. R., Moskát C., Choudhary P. K. & Cassey P. 2010: Comparison of micrometer- and scanning electron microscope-based measurements of avian eggshell thickness. Journal of Field Ornithology 81(4): 402–410.

Koleček J., Reif J., Šťastný K & Bejček V. 2010: Changes in bird distribution in a Central European country between 1985–1989 and 2001–2003. Journal of Ornithology 151: 923–932.

Lambrechts, M., and 55 coauthors (incl. V. Remeš ). 2010. The design of artificial nestboxes for the study of secondary hole-nesting birds: a review of methodological inconsistencies and potential biases. Acta Ornithologica 45: 1-26.

Literák, I., Kulich, P., Robešová, B., Adamík, P. & Roubalová, E. (2010) Avipoxvirus in great tits (Parus major). European Journal of Wildlife
Research 56: 529-534.

Malohlava, V., Bocák, L. (2010) Evidence of extreme habitat stability in a Southeast Asian biodiversity hotspot based on the evolutionary analysis of neotenic net-winged beetles. Molecular Ecology 19: 4800–4811.

Matysioková B. & Remeš V. (2010) Assessing the usefulness of ptilochronology in the study of melanin- and cartenoid-based ornaments in the Great Tit Parus major. Ibis 152: 397- 401.

Matysioková B. & Remeš V. (2010) Incubation Feeding and Nest Attentiveness in a Socially Monogamous Songbird: Role of Feather Colouration, Territory Quality and Ambient Environment. Ethology 116: 596–607.

Polačiková L. & Grim T. (2010) Blunt egg pole holds cues for alien egg discrimination: experimental evidence. Journal of Avian Biology 41: 111 116.

Polačiková L., Stokke B. G., Procházka P., Honza M., Moksnes A., Røskaft E. (2010) The role of blunt egg pole characteristics for recognition of eggs in the song thrush (Turdus philomelos). Behaviour 147: 465-478.

Praus, L. & Weidinger, K. 2010. Predators and nest success of Sky Larks Alauda arvensis in large arable fields in the Czech Republic. Bird Study 57: 525-530.

Remeš, V. (2010) Explaining postnatal growth plasticity in a generalist brood parasite. Naturwissenschaften 97: 331–335.

Remeš, V. & Székely, T. (2010) Domestic chickens defy Rensch’s rule: sexual size dimorphism in chicken breeds. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 23: 2754–2759.

Stokke B. G., Polačiková L., Dyrcz A., Hafstad I., Moksnes A., Røskaft E. (2010) Responses of Reed Warblers Acrocephalus scirpaceus to non-mimetic eggs of different sizes in a nest parasitism experiment. Acta Ornithologica 45: 98–104.

Weidinger, K. (2010) Foraging behaviour of nest predators at open-cup nests of woodland passerines. Journal of Ornithology 151: 729–735.

Weidinger, K.
& Kočvara, R. (2010) Repeatability of nest predation in passerines depends on predator species and time scale. Oikos 119: 138-146.


Adamík P., Hušek J. & Cepák J. (2009) Rapid decline of Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus parasitism in Red-backed shrikes Lanius collurio. Ardea 97: 17-22.

Anderson M. G., Moskát C., Bán M., Grim T., Cassey P. & Hauber M. E. (2009) Egg eviction imposes a recoverable cost of virulence in chicks of a brood parasite. PLoS ONE 4(11): e7725 (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0007725).

Dvorak, M., Bocak, L. (2009) Ten new species of Wakarumbia Bocak, 1999 from Sulawesi (Coleoptera: Lycidae), with a key to males of the genus. Zootaxa 2282:51-61

Grim T., Rutila J., Cassey P. & Hauber M. E. (2009) The cost of virulence: an experimental study of egg eviction by brood parasitic chicks. Behavioral Ecology 20: 1138-1146.

Grim T., Rutila J., Cassey P. & Hauber M. E. (2009) Experimentally constrained virulence is costly for common cuckoo chicks. Ethology 115: 14–22.

Grim T.
(2009) The 'beer vs science' affair: illuminating drawbacks of current ecology. Web Ecology 9: 24-29.

Husek, J., Adamík, P., Cepák, J. & Tryjanowski, P. (2009) The influence of climate and population size on the distribution of breeding dates in the red-backed shrike (Lanius collurio). Annales Zoologici Fennici 46: 439-450.

Igic B., Cassey P., Samaš P., Grim T. & Hauber M. E. (2009) Cigarette butts form a perceptually cryptic component of song thrush Turdus philomelos nests. Notornis 56: 134–138.

Kovařík P., Pavel V., Chutný B. (2009) Incubation behaviour of the Meadow Pipit (Anthus pratensis) in an alpine ecosystem of Central Europe. Journal of Ornithology 150: 549-556.

Krist M. (2009) Short- and long-term effects of egg size and feeding frequency on offspring quality in the collared flycatcher (Ficedula albicollis). Journal of Animal Ecology 78: 907-918.

Lehtonen, P.K., Laaksonen, T, Artemyev, A.V., Belskii, E., Both, C., Bureš, S., Bushuev, A.V., Krams, I, Moreno, J., Mägi, M., Nord, A., Potti, J., Ravussin, P.-A., Sirkiä, P.M., Saetre, G.-P., Primmer, C.R.S. (2009) Geographic patterns of genetic differentiation and plumage colour variation are different in the pied flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca) Molecular Ecology 18: 4463-4476.

Levkaničová, Z., Bocak, L. (2009) Identification of net-winged beetle larvae (Coleoptera: Lycidae) using three mtDNA fragments: a comparison of their utility. Systematic Entomology 34: 210-221.

Lisovski, S., Pavel, V., Weidinger, K. & Peter, H.-U. 2009. First breeding record of the Light-mantled Sooty Albatross (Phoebetria palpetrata) for the maritime Antarctic. Polar Biology 32: 1811-1813.

Malohlava, V., Bocák, L. (2009) A revision of Paratelius Kazantsev, 1992 (Coleoptera: Lycidae). Zootaxa 2306: 44-50.

Najmanová, L. & Adamík, P. (2009): Effect of climatic change on the duration of the breeding season in three European thrushes. Bird Study 56: 349-356.

Paclík, M., Misík, J. & Weidinger, K. 2009. Nest predation and nest
defence in European and North American woodpeckers (family Picidae): a review. Annales Zoologici Fennici 46: 361-379.

Polačiková, L., Procházka, P., Cherry, M. I., Honza, M. (2009) Choosing suitable hosts: common cuckoos Cuculus canorus parasitize great reed varblers Acrocephalus arundinaceus of high quality. Evolutionary  Ecology 23: 879-891.

Salmela, J., Starý, J. (2009) Description of Metalimnobia (Metalimnobia) charlesi sp. n. from Europe (Diptera, Limoniidae). Entomologica Fennica 19: 268-272.

Starý, J. (2009) West Palaearctic species of the genus Eloeophila (Diptera: Limoniidae). European Journal of Entomology 106: 425-440.

Starý, J. (2009) The identity of Dicranomyia (Dicranomyia) luteipennis Goetghebuer (Diptera, Limoniidae). Zootaxa 2155: 55-68.

Starý, J., Brodo, F. (2009) Arctic Species of the Subgenus Symplecta Sensu Stricto (Diptera: Limoniidae). The Canadian Entomologist 141: 1-30.

Starý, J., Reusch, H. (2009) European species of the subgenus Brachylimnophila (Diptera: Limoniidae). Entomologica Fennica 19:

Svoboda, A.
, Marthinsen, G., Turčoková, L., Lifjeld, J.T., Johnsen, A.
(2009) Identification of blood parasites in Old World warbler species from the Danube river delta. Avian Diseases 53: 634-636.

Weidinger, K.
(2009) Nest predators of woodland open-nesting songbirds in central Europe. Ibis 151: 352-360.


Adamík, P., Pietruszková, J. (2008) Advances in spring but variable autumnal trends in timing of inland wader migration. Acta Ornithologica 43: 119-128.

Adamík, P., Král, M. (2008) Climate- and resource-driven long-term changes in dormice populations negatively affect hole-nesting songbirds. Journal of Zoology 275: 209-215.

Adamík, P., Král, M. (2008) Nest losses of cavity nesting birds caused by dormice (Gliridae, Rodentia). Acta Theriologica 53: 185-192.

Bobek, M., Hampl, R., Peške, L., Pojer, F., Šimek, J., Bureš, S. (2008) African Odyssey project satellite tracking of black storks Circonia nigra breeding at a migratory divide. Journal of  Avian Biology 39: 500 506.

Bocák, L., Bocáková, M. (2008) Phylogeny and classification of the family Lycidea (Insecta: Coleoptera). Annales Zoologici 58: 695-720.

Bocák, L., Bocáková, M., Hunt, T., Vogler, A.P. (2008) Multiple ancient origins of neoteny in Lycidae (Coleoptera): consequences for ecology and macroevolution. Proceedings of the  Royal Society B 275: 2015-2023.

Bocák, L., Brlik, M. (2008) Revision of the family Omalisidae (Coleoptera, Elateroidea). Insect Sytematics & Evolution 39: 189-212.

Buggiotti, L., Primmer, C.R., Kouvonen, P., Bureš, S., Corthals, G.L., Leder, E.H. (2008) Identification of differentially expressed proteins in Ficedula flycatchers. Proteomics 8: 2150-2153.

Cassey, P., Honza, M., Grim, T., Hauber M. E. (2008) The modelling of avian visual perception predicts behavioural rejection responses to foreign egg colours. Biology Letters 4: 515-517.

Grim, T. (2008) A possible role of social activity to explain differences in publication output among ecologists. Oikos 117: 484-487.

Grim, T. (2008) Are Blackcaps (Sylvia atricapilla) defending their nests also calling for help from their neighbours? Journal of Ornithology 149: 169-180.

Grim, T. (2008) Begging Behavior of Fledgling Rusty-breasted Cuckoo (Cacomantis sepulcralis). The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 120(4): 889-892.

Grim, T. (2008) Wing-shaking and wing-patch as nestling begging strategies: their importance and evolutionary origins. Journal of Ethology 26: 9-15.

Honza, M., Polačiková, L., (2008) Experimental reduction of ultraviolet wavelenghts reflected from parasitic eggs affects rejection behaviour in the blackcap Sylvia atricapilla. The Journal of Experimental Biology 211: 2519-2523.

Hušek, J., Adamík, P. (2008) Long-term trends in the timing of breeding and brood size in the Red-Backed Shrike Lanius collurio in the Czech Republic, 1964-2004. Journal of Ornithology 149: 97-103.

Pavel, V., Bureš, S. (2008) Nest defence in the meadow pipit Anthus pratensis: the influence of renesting potential. Journal of Ethology 26: 367-373.

Pavel, V., Chutný, B., Petrusková, T., Petrusek, A. (2008) Blow fly Trypocalliphora braueri parasitism on Meadow Pipit and Bluethroat nestlings in Central Europe. Journal of Ornithology 149: 193-197.

Petrusková, T., Petrusek, A., Pavel, V., Fuchs, R. (2008) When an alien sings at a rival's post: a passerine excited by conspecific stimulus may show aggressive behaviour towards heterospecific individuals. Folia zoologica 57: 201-211.

Sota, T., Bocák, L., Hayashi, M. (2008) Molecular phylogeny and historical biogeography of the Holarctic wetland leaf beetle of the genus Plateumaris. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 46: 183-192.

Starý, J. (2008) The wing stalk in Diptera, with some notes on the higher-level phylogeny of the order. European Journal of Entomology 105: 27-33.

Starý, J. (2008) Three new European species of the genus Scleroprocta Edwards, 1938 (Diptera : Limoniidae).Biologia 63: 120-126.

Veselý, M., Šarapatka, B. (2008) Effects of conversion to organic farming on carabid beetles (Carabidae) in experimental fields in the Czech Republic. Biological Agriculture & Horticulture 25: 289-309.

Weidinger, K. (2008) Identification of nest predators: a sampling perspective. Journal of Avian Biology 39: 640-646.

Weidinger, K. (2008) Nest monitoring doesn´t increase nest predation in open nesting songbirds: inference from continuous nest-survival data. The Auk 125(4): 859-868.


Adamík, P., Bureš, S. (2007) Experimental evidence for species-specific habitat preferences in two flycatcher species in their hybrid zone. Naturwissenschaften 94: 859-863.  

Beutel, R.G., Bocák, L., Bocáková, M. (2007) Are Polyphaga (Coleoptera) really a basal neopteran lineage - a reply to Kazantsev. Acta Zoologica. 88: 153-158.

Baláž, M., Weidinger, K., Kocian, L., et al. (2007) Effect of habitat on blackcap, Sylvia atricapilla nest predation in the absence of corvid predators. Folia Zoologica 56: 177-185.

Bocák, L. (2007) A Revision of Metriorrhynchus (Coleoptera: Lycidae) from the Greater Sunda Islands and Continental Asia. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. 55: 253-260.

Bocáková, M., Bocák, L., Hunt, T., et al. (2007) Molecular phylogenetics of Elateriformia (Coleoptera): evolution of bioluminescence and neoteny. Cladistics 23: 477-496.

Dvořák, M., Bocák, L. (2007) Sulabanus gen. nov., a new genus of Lycidae (Coleoptera) from Sulawesi. Zootaxa 1611: 1-24.

Grim, T. (2007) Experimental evidence for chick discrimination without recognition in a brood parasite host. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 274: 373–381.

Grim, T. (2007) Equal rights for chick brood parasites. Annales Zoologici Fennici 44: 1–7.

Honza, M., Polačiková, L., Procházka, P. (2007) Ultraviolet and green parts of the colour spectrum affect egg rejection in the song thrush (Turdus philomelos). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 92: 269-276.

Hunt, T., Bergsten, J., Levkaničová, Z., Papadopoulou, A., St-John, O., Wild, R., Hammond, P. M., Ahrens, D., Balke, M., Caterino, M. S., Gómez-Zurita, J., Ribera, I., Barraclough, T. G., Bocáková, M., Bocák, L., Vogler, A. P. (2007) A comprehensive phylogeny of beetles reveals the evolutionary origins of a superradiation. Science 318: 1913-1916.

Krist, M., Grim, T. (2007) Are blue eggs a sexually selected signal of female collared flycatchers? A cross-fostering experiment. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 61: 863-876.

Korňan, M., Adamík, P. (2007) Foraging guild structure within a primaeval mixed forest bird assemblage: a comparison of two concepts. Community Ecology 8: 133-149.

Kundrata, R., Bocák, L. (2007) A revision of Euanoma and Pseudeuanoma (Coleoptera : Drilidae). Annales Zoologici 57: 427-441.

Paclík, M., Weidinger, K. (2007) Microclimate of tree cavities during winter nights-implications for roost site selection in birds. International Journal of Biometeorology 51: 287-293.

Polačiková, L., Honza, M., Procházka, P., Topercer, J., Stokke, B. G. (2007) Colour characteristic of the blunt egg pole: cues for recognition of parasitic eggs as revealed by reflectance spectrophotometry. Animal Behaviour 74: 419-427.

Remeš, V. (2007) Avian growth and development rates and age-specific mortality: the roles of nest predation and adult mortality. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 20: 320-325.

Remeš, V., Krist, M., Bertacche, V., Stradi, R. (2007) Maternal carotenoid supplementation does not affect breeding performance in the Great Tit (Parus major). Functional Ecology 21: 776-783.

Saether, S.A., Saetre, G.P., Borge, T., Wiley, C., Svedin, N., Andersson, G., Veen, T., Haavie, J., Servedio, M.R., Bureš, S., Král, M., Hjernquist, M.B., Gustafsson, L., Traff, J., Qvarnstrom, A. (2007) Sex chromosome-linked species recognition and evolution of reproductive isolation in flycatchers. Science 318: 95-97.

Weidinger, K. (2007) Handling of uncertain nest fates and variation in nest survival estimates. Journal of Ornithology 148: 207-213.

Weidinger, K., Král, M. (2007) Climatic effects on arrival and laying dates in a long-distance migrant, the Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis. Ibis 149: 836-847.

Žídková, L, Marková, V., Adamík, P. (2007) Lapwing, Vanellus vanellus chick ringing data indicate a region-wide population decline in the Czech Republic. Folia Zoologica 56: 301-306.



Adamík, P., Gallager, S.M., Horgan, E., Madin, L.P., McGillis, W.R., Govindarajan, A., Alatalo, P. (2006) Effects of turbulence on the feeding rate of a pelagic predator: The planktonic hydroid Clytia gracilis. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 333: 159-165.

Albrecht, T., Hořák, D., Kreisinger, J., Weidinger, K., Klvaňa, P., Michot, T.C. (2006) Factors determining pochard nest predation along a wetland gradient. Journal of Wildlife Management 70: 784-791.

Bocák, L., Matsuda, K., Yagi, T. (2006) A revision of Metriorrhynchus from the Philippines with molecular evidence of an Australian origin of the Oriental Metriorrhynchus fauna (Coleoptera : Lycidae). European Journal of Entomology 103: 115-126.

Grim, T., Šumbera, R. (2006) A new record of the endangered white-winged nightjar (Eleothreptus candicans) from Beni, Bolivia. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 118: 109-112.

Grim, T. (2006) An exceptionally high diversity of hoverflies (Syrphidae) in the food of the reed warbler (Acrocephalus scirpaceus). Biologia 61: 235-239.

Grim, T. (2006) Avian foraging studies: an overlooked source of distribution data for macroecological and conservation studies. Diversity and Distributions 12: 630-632.

Grim, T. (2006) Cuckoo growth performance in parasitized and unused hosts: not only host size matters. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 60: 716-723.

Grim, T. (2006) Low virulence of brood parasitic chicks: adaptation or constraint? Ornithological Science 5: 237–242.

Grim, T. (2006) The evolution of nestling discrimination by hosts of parasitic birds: why is rejection so rare? Evolutionary Ecology Research 8: 785-802.

Johnsen, A., Andersson, S., Fernandez, J.G., Kempenaers, B., Pavel, V., Questiau, S., Raess, M., Rindal, E., Lifjeld, J.T. (2006) Molecular and phenotypic divergence in the bluethroat (Luscinia svecica) subspecies complex. Molecular Ecology 15: 4033-4047.

Krist, M. (2006) Should mothers in poor condition invest more in daughter than in son? Ethology Ecology and Evolution 18: 241-246.

Láska, P., Perez-Banon, C., Mazánek, L., Rojo, S., Stahls, G., Marcos-Garcia, M.A., Bičík, V., Dušek, J. (2006) Taxonomy of the genera Scaeva, Simosyrphus and Ischiodon (Diptera : Syrphidae): Descriptions of immature stages and status of taxa. European Journal of Entomology 103: 637-655.

Pavel, V. (2006) When do altricial birds reach maximum of their brood defence intensity? Journal of Ethology 24: 175-179.

Remeš, V. (2006) Growth strategies of passerine birds are related to brood parasitism by the brown-headed cowbird (Molothrus ater). Evolution 60: 1692-1700.

Weidinger, K. (2006) Validating the use of temperature data loggers to measure survival of songbird nests. Journal of Field Ornithology 77: 357-364.