Robert F Lachlan
Robert F Lachlan
Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway University of London
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Who follows whom? Shoaling preferences and social learning of foraging information in guppies
RF Lachlan, L Crooks, KN Laland
Animal behaviour 56 (1), 181-190, 1998
Song learning accelerates allopatric speciation
RF Lachlan, MR Servedio
Evolution 58 (9), 2049-2063, 2004
The maintenance of vocal learning by gene–culture interaction: the cultural trap hypothesis
RF Lachlan, PJB Slater
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences†…, 1999
Female mate‐choice behavior and sympatric speciation
MN Verzijden, RF Lachlan, MR Servedio
Evolution 59 (10), 2097-2108, 2005
Accuracy of song syntax learning and singing consistency signal early condition in zebra finches
MJ Holveck, AC Vieira de Castro, RF Lachlan, C ten Cate, K Riebel
Behavioral Ecology 19 (6), 1267-1281, 2008
Song learning by chaffinches: how accurate, and from where?
RF Lachlan, PJB Slater
Animal Behaviour 65 (5), 957-969, 2003
The evolution of conformity-enforcing behaviour in cultural communication systems
RF Lachlan, VM Janik, PJB Slater
Animal Behaviour 68 (3), 561-570, 2004
Social learning directs feeding preferences in the zebra finch, Taeniopygia guttata
CMH Benskin, NI Mann, RF Lachlan, PJB Slater
Animal Behaviour 64 (5), 823-828, 2002
Tales from the crypt: genome mining from fungarium specimens improves resolution of the mushroom tree of life
BTM Dentinger, E Gaya, H O'Brien, LM Suz, R Lachlan, ...
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 117 (1), 11-32, 2016
The progressive loss of syntactical structure in bird song along an island colonization chain
RF Lachlan, MN Verzijden, CS Bernard, PP Jonker, B Koese, S Jaarsma, ...
Current Biology 23 (19), 1896-1901, 2013
Evolution of cultural communication systems: the coevolution of cultural signals and genes encoding learning preferences
RF Lachlan, MW Feldman
Journal of evolutionary biology 16 (6), 1084-1095, 2003
The adaptive radiation of lichen-forming Teloschistaceae is associated with sunscreening pigments and a bark-to-rock substrate shift
E Gaya, S FernŠndez-Brime, R Vargas, RF Lachlan, C Gueidan, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112 (37), 11600-11605, 2015
The significance of learning in signal development: The curious case of the chaffinch
PJB Slater, RF Lachlan, K Riebel
Animal signals: signalling and signal design in animal communication. Tapir†…, 2000
Are there species-universal categories in bird song phonology and syntax? A comparative study of chaffinches (Fringilla coelebs), zebra finches (Taenopygia guttata), and swamp†…
RF Lachlan, L Verhagen, S Peters, C Cate
Journal of Comparative Psychology 124 (1), 92, 2010
Cultural conformity generates extremely stable traditions in bird song
RF Lachlan, O Ratmann, S Nowicki
Nature communications 9 (1), 1-9, 2018
Social learning of food types in zebra finches (Taenopygia guttata) is directed by demonstrator sex and feeding activity
M Katz, RF Lachlan
Animal Cognition 6 (1), 11-16, 2003
Speed–accuracy trade-offs and individually consistent decision making by individuals and dyads of zebrafish in a colour discrimination task
MY Wang, CH Brennan, RF Lachlan, L Chittka
Animal Behaviour 103, 277-283, 2015
Zebra finch song phonology and syntactical structure across populations and continents—a computational comparison
RF Lachlan, CAA Van Heijningen, SM Ter Haar, C Ten Cate
Frontiers in psychology 7, 980, 2016
Is innovation in bird song adaptive?
PJB Slater, RF Lachlan
Oxford University Press, 2003
Context-dependent categorical perception in a songbird
RF Lachlan, S Nowicki
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112 (6), 1892-1897, 2015
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