Publications de l’équipe


Côte J, Boniface A, Blanchet S, Hendry AP, Gasparini J, Jacquin L. Melanin-based coloration and host-parasite interactions under global change. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, in press

Kuczynski L*, Côte J*, Toussaint A, Grenouillet G 2018.  Spatial mismatch in morphological, ecological and phylogenetic diversity, in historical and contemporary European freshwater fish faunas. Ecography. doi: 10.1111/ecog.03611
Lardy S, Gasparini J, Corbel H, Frantz A, Perret S, Zahn S, Criscuolo F, Jacquin L. 2018. Telomere erosion varies with sex and age at injection but not with maternal antibodies. Journal of Experimental Zoology part A327:562-569.


Jacquin L, Dybwad C, Rolhausen G, Hendry A, Reader S. 2017. Evolutionary and immediate effects of crude oil pollution on exploration behaviour in Trinidadian guppies. Animal Cognition, 20:97-108.

Jacquin L, Gauthey Z, Roussille V, LeHénaff M, Tentelier C, Labonne J. 2017. Melanin in a changing world: brown trout coloration predicts their reproductive success in variable environments. Behavioral Ecology, 28(6), 1423–143

Tang L, Jacquin L, Lek S,  Liu H, Li Z, Liu J, Zhang T. 2017 Differences in anti-predator behaviour and survival rate between hatchery-reared and wild grass carps. International Journal of Limnology 53, 361-367

Ducatez S, Giraudeau M, Thébaud C, Jacquin L. 2017. Colour polymorphism is associated with lower extinction risk in birds. Global Change Biology, 23:330-339

Gasparini J, Dauphin L, Favreliere J, Frantz A, Jacquin L, Récapet C, Prévot A-C. 2017 Effects of confinement on body mass and site fidelity of feral pigeons during the setting-up of pigeon houses. bioRxiv, 194043



Côte J., Roussel J-M., Le Cam S., Evanno G. 2016. Adaptive divergence in embryonic thermal plasticity among Atlantic salmon populations. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 29: 1593-1601.

Jacquin L., Reader S.M., Boniface A., Matelunna J., Patalas I., Perez-Jvostov F., Hendry A.P 2016. Parallel and nonparallel behavioural evolution in response to predation and parasitism in Trinidadian guppies. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 29:1406-1422

Corbel H., Legros A., Haussy C., Jacquin L., Gasparini J., Karimi B., Frantz A.2015. Stress response varies with plumage color and local habitat in feral pigeons. Journal of Ornithology, 157: 825.



Côte, J., Bouétard, A., Pronost, Y., Coke, M., Besnard, Piquet, F., Caquet T., Coutellec, M.A. 2015. Genetic variation of Lymnaea stagnalis sensitivity to copper sulfate and its implication for toxicity testing. Environmental pollution 205: 209-217.

Frantz A., Federici P., Legoupi J., Jacquin L., Gasparini J. 2015. Sex-associated differences in trace metals concentrations in and on the plumage of a common urban bird. Ecotoxicology. 25: 22-29

Ismail A., Jacquin L., Haussy C., Perret S., Gasparini J. 2015. Transfer of humoural immunity over two generations in urban pigeons. Biology Letters. 11: 20150780.

Ismail A., Jacquin L.,  Haussy C.,  Perret S., Gasparini J. 2015. Food availability modulates the effects of maternal antibodies on growth and immunity in young feral pigeons. Journal of Avian Biology, 46:001-006.

Rougemont Q.*, Gaigher A.*, Lasne E., Côte J., Coke M., Besnard A.L., Launey S., Evanno G. 2015. Low reproductive isolation and highly variable levels of gene flow reveal limited progress toward speciation between European river and brook lampreys. Journal of evolutionary biology doi: 10.111/jeb.12750. * Equal contribution



Bouétard A., Côte J., Besnard A-L., Collinet M., Coutellec M.-A. 2014. Environmental versus anthropogenic effects on population adaptive divergence in the freshwater snail, Lymnaea stagnalis. Plos One 9 e106670.

Côte J., Roussel J-M., Le Cam S., Evanno G. 2014 Outbreeding depression in Atlantic salmon revealed by hypoxic stress during embryonic development. Evolutionary biology DOI 10.1007/s11692-014-9289-0.

Jacquin L., Mori Q., Pausé M., Steffen M., Médoc V. 2014. Non-specific manipulation of gammarid behaviour by P minutus parasite enhances their predation by final bird hosts. Plos One,9(7): e101684.

Chatelain M., Gasparini J., Jacquin L., Frantz A. 2014. The adaptive function of melanin-based plumage coloration to trace metals. Biology Letters, 10(3). Featured in Science News.

Gasparini J., Jacquin L., Laroucau K., Vorimore F., Aubry E., Castrec-Rouëlle M., Frantz A. 2014. Relationships between heavy metal exposure and epidemiological parameters of two parasites in urban pigeons. Bull of Env Contamination & Toxicology, 92:208-212.



Côte J., Roussel J-M., Le Cam S., Bal G., Evanno G. 2012. Population differences in response to hypoxic stress in Atlantic salmon, Journal of evolutionary biology 25: 2596-2606

Jacquin L., Mori Q., Médoc V. 2013. Does the carotenoid-based colouration of Polymorphus minutus parasite facilitate its trophic transmission to definitive hosts? Parasitology 140:1310-1315.

Récapet C., Dauphin L., Jacquin L., Gasparini J., Prévot-Julliard AC.2013. Darker eumelanic juvenile of feral pigeons display a higher survival than paler ones in an urban pigeon house. Journal of Avian Biology, 44:001-008.

Ismail A., Jacquin L., Haussy C., Legoupi J., Gasparini J.2013. Food availability and maternal immunization affect transfer and persistence of maternal antibodies in nestling pigeons. Plos One, 10.1371/journal.pone.0079942

Jacquin L., Récapet C., Prévot-Julliard AC., Leboucher G., Lenouvel P., Erin N., Frantz A., Corbel H., Gasparini J. 2013. A potential role for parasites in the maintenance of bird color polymorphism in cities. Oecologia 173:1089-1099.

Derelle D., Kondrashov F., Arkhipov V., Corbel H., Frantz A., Gasparini J., Jacquin L., Jacob G., Thibault S., Baudry E. 2013. Color differences among feral pigeons are not attributable to sequence variation in the coding region of the MC1R gene. BMC Research Notes 6:310

Jacquin L., Haussy C., Bertin C., Laroucau K., Gasparini J. 2013. Darker female pigeons transmit more specific antibodies to their eggs than do paler ones. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 108: 647-657.

Zocevic A., Vorimore F., Vicari N., Gasparini J., Jacquin L., Sachse K., Magnino S., Laroucau K. 2013. A real-time PCR assay for the detection of atypical pigeon strains of Chlamydiaceae spp. PLoS ONE 8(3): e58741

Jacquin L., Récapet C., Bouche P., Leboucher G., Gasparini J. 2012. Melanin-based coloration reflects alternative strategies to cope with food limitation in feral pigeons. Behavioral Ecology, 23: 907-915.

Jacquin L., Blottiere L., Haussy C., Perret S., Gasparini J. 2012. Prenatal and postnatal parental effects on immunity and growth in ‘lactating’ pigeons.  Functional Ecology, 26: 866-875

Jacquin J., Lenouvel P., Haussy C., Ducatez S., Gasparini J. 2011. Melanin-based coloration is related to parasite load and cellular immune response in feral pigeons. Journal of Avian Biology, 42:11-15.

Gasparini J., Erin N., Bertin C., Jacquin L., Vorimore F., Frantz A., Lenouvel P., Laroucau K. 2011. Impact of urban environment and host phenotype on the epidemiology of Chlamydiaceae in feral pigeons. Environmental Microbiology, 13: 3186–3193



2017: « Fish in the city: urbanization and host-parasite interactions in freshwater fish ». ESEB. Gröningen, Netherlands. Poster.

2017: « Multiple stressors and host-parasite interactions in freshwater fish ». REID Toulouse. Talk.

2016: « Melanin in a changing world: trout colour predicts reproductive success in variable environments ». SFE Marseille. Talk

2016: « Do stressful conditions make adaptation difficult? Evolutionary ecotoxicology in fish ». University of Reims. Invited seminar

2015: Pesticides mixtures and fish: from cellular responses to behavioral changes. A. Gandar, S. Jean, L. Jacquin, F. Gilbert, C. Molette, N. Marty Gasset, P. Laffaille. SEFS9 International Congress – Genève, Suisse.

2015 : « Effects of multiple stressors on physiology and immunity in goldfish », CEPA, La Rochelle. Talk

2015: « Crossed effects of pesticides and temperature on behavior in goldfish » SEFA, Bordeaux. Poster