Esteban Fernandez- Juricic Publications


Moore, B.A., L.P. Tyrrell, D. Pita, O.R.P. Bininda-Emonds, and E. Fernández-Juricic. 2017. Does retinal configuration make the head and eyes of foveate birds move? SCIENTIFIC REPORTS 7, Article number: 38406

Ye, Y., Y. Jiang, C. Hu, Y. Liu, B. Qing, C. Wang, E. Fernández-Juricic & C. Ding. 2017. What makes a tactile forager join mixed-species flocks? A case study with the endangered Crested Ibis Nipponia nippon. AUK: ORNITHOLOGICAL ADVANCES 134: 421-431.  

Ronald, K.L., R. Zeng, R. Stewart, D. White, E. Fernández-Juricic & J. Lucas. 2017. What makes a multimodal signal attractive? A preference function approach. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY 28: 677-687. 

Tyrrell, L.P. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2017. Avian binocular vision: it’s not just about what birds can see, it’s also about what they can’t. PLoS ONE 12(3): e0173235.

Ye, Y., Y. Jiang, C. Hu, Y. Liu, B. Qing, C. Wang, E. Fernández-Juricic & C. Ding. 2017. What makes a tactile forager join mixed-species flocks? A case study with the endangered Crested Ibis Nipponia nippon. AUK: ORNITHOLOGICAL ADVANCES 134: 421-431. 

Ronald, K.L., R. Zeng, R. Stewart, D. White, E. Fernández-Juricic & J. Lucas. 2017. What makes a multimodal signal attractive? A preference function approach. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY 28: 677-687. 

Tyrrell, L.P. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2017. Avian binocular vision: it’s not just about what birds can see, it’s also about what they can’t. PLoS ONE 12(3): e0173235.

Tyrrell, L.P. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2017. The hawk-eyed songbird: retinal morphology, eye shape, and visual fields of an aerial insectivore. AMERICAN NATURALIST 189: 709-717.

Ronald, K.L., T.M. Sesterhenn, J.R. Lucas & E. Fernández-Juricic. In Press. The sensory substrate of multimodal animal communication in brown headed cowbirds: are females sensory ‘specialists’ or ‘generalists’? JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE PHYSIOLOGY A. 

Ronald, K.L., A.L. Ensminger, M.D. Shawkey, J.R. Lucas & E. Fernández-Juricic. In press. Testing a key assumption in animal communication: between-individual variation in female visual systems alters perception of male signals. BIOLOGY OPEN.  

DeVault, T., B.F. Blackwell, T.W. Seamans, S.L. Lima & E. Fernández-Juricic. In press. Individual variation in avian avoidance behaviors in response to repeated, simulated vehicle approach. CANADIAN JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY.

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2016. The role of animal sensory perception in behavior-based management. In: Conservation Behaviour: applying behavioural ecology to wildlife conservation and management. D. Saltz & O. Berger-Tal, Editors. Pp. 149-175. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Moore, B.A., I. Yoo, L.P. Tyrrell, B. Benes & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2016. FOVEA: a new program to standardize the measurement of foveal pit morphology. PeerJ 4:e1785.

Livezey, K.B., E. Fernández-Juricic & D.T. Blumstein. 2016. Database of bird flight initiation distances to assist in estimating effects from human disturbance and delineating buffer areas. JOURNAL OF FISH AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT 7: 181-191.  

Bautista, L.M. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2016. Optimización del comportamiento. Pages 155-193 in Etología Adaptativa: el comportamiento como producto de la selección natural (Editor: Juan Carranza). UCOPress, Editorial Universidad de Córdoba, Córdoba & Universidad de Extremadura, Cáceres. 

Fernández-Juricic, E. & B.A. Schulte. 2016. Conservation behaviour: continued application, development, and expansion. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 120: 195-196.

Blackwell, B.F., T.L. DeVault, E.M. Gese, L. Gilbert-Norton & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2016. No single solution: application of behavioural principles in mitigating human-wildlife conflict. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 120: 245-254.

Butler, S.R., C. Hosinski, J. Lucas & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2016. Social birds copy each other’s lateral scans while monitoring group mates with low acuity vision. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 121: 21-31. 

Pita, D., Jose Halloy, B. Collignon & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2016. Collective behaviour in vertebrates: a sensory perspective. ROYAL SOCIETY OPEN SCIENCE 3: 160377.

Moore, B.A., L.P. Tyrrell, J.M. Kamilar, S.P. Collin, N.J. Dominy, M.I. Hall, C.P. Heesy, T.J. Lisney, E.R. Loew, G.L. Moritz, S.S. Nava, E. Warrant, K.E. Yopak & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2016. Structure and function of regional specializations in the vertebrate retina. In: Kaas, J (ed.), Evolution of Nervous Systems 2e. vol. 1, pp. 351–372. Oxford: Elsevier.

DeVault, T.L., T.W. Seamans, B.F. Blackwell, S.L. Lima, M.A. Martinez & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2017. Can experience reduce collisions between birds and vehicles? JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY 301: 17-22.

Tyrrell, L.P. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2017. The hawk-eyed songbird: retinal morphology, eye shape, and visual fields of an aerial insectivore. AMERICAN NATURALIST 189: 709-717. 

DeVault, T.L., B.F. Blackwell, T.W. Seamans, S.L. Lima & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2015. Speed kills: ineffective avian escape responses to oncoming vehicles. PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYALS SOCIETY B 282: 20142188.

Lima, S.L., B.F. Blackwell, T.L. DeVault & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2015. Animal reactions to oncoming vehicles: a conceptual review. BIOLOGICAL REVIEWS 90: 60-76. 

Tyrrell, L.P. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2015. Sensory systems and escape behavior. In: Escaping from predators: an integrative view of escape decisions, pages: 323- 342. W.E. Cooper & D.T. Blumstein, Editors. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Doppler, M., B.F. Blackwell, T.L. DeVault & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2015. Cowbird responses to aircraft with lights tuned to their eyes: implications for bird-aircraft collisions. CONDOR ORNITHOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS 117: 165-177. 

Moore, B.A., D. Pita, L.P. Tyrrell & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2015. Vision in avian emberizid foragers: maximizing both binocular vision and fronto-lateral visual acuity. JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY 218:1347-1358. 

Tyrrell, L.P., S.R. Butler & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2015. Oculomotor strategy of an avian ground forager: tilted and weakly yoked eye saccades. JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY 218: 2651-2657.

Snep, R.P.H, J.L. Kooijmans, R.G.M. Kwak, R.P.B. Foppen, H. Parsons, M. Awasthy,  H.L.K. Sierdsema, J.M. Marzluff, E. Fernández-Juricic, J. de Laet &Y.M. van Heezik. 2015. Urban bird conservation: presenting stakeholder-specific arguments for the development of bird-friendly cities. URBAN ECOSYSTEMS 19: 1535-1550.

Pita, D., B.A. Moore, L.P. Tyrrell & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2015. Vision in two cyprinid fish: implications for collective behavior. PeerJ 3:e1113.

Sheridan, E., J. Randolet, T.L. DeVault, T.W. Seamans, B.F. Blackwell & E. Fernandez-Juricic. 2015. The effects of radar on avian behavior: implications for wildlife management at airports. APPLIED ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR SCIENCE 171: 241-252.

Ronald, K.L., T. Skillman, A. Lin, Q. Li, E. Fernández-Juricic & J. Lucas. 2015. Watch your tone: social conditions modulate singing strategies. ETHOLOGY 121: 1104-1115.

Greggor, A.L., O. Berger-Tal, D.T. Blumstein, L. Angeloni, C. Bessa-Gomes, B.F. Blackwell, C. Cassady St Clair, K. Crooks, S. de Silva, E. Fernández-Juricic, S.Z. Goldenberg, S. Mesnick, M. Owen, C.J. Price, D. Saltz, C. J. Schell, A.V. Suarez, R.R. Swaisgood, C.S. Winchell, W.J. Sutherland. 2016. Research priorities from animal behaviour for maximising conservation progress. TRENDS IN ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION 31: 953-964.

Davidson G.L., S. Butler, E. Fernández-Juricic, A. Thornton & N.S. Clayton. A. 2014. Gaze sensitivity: function and mechanisms from sensory and cognitive perspectives. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 87:3-15.

Cooke S.J., D.T. Blumstein, R. Buchholz, T. Caro, E. Fernández-Juricic, C.E. Franklin, J. Metcalfe, C.M. O’Connor, C. St. Clair, W.J. Sutherland, & M. Wikelski. 2014. Physiology, behavior and conservation. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 87: 1-14. 

DeVault, T.L., B.F. Blackwell, T.W. Seamans, S.L. Lima & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2014. Effects of vehicle speed on flight initiation by turkey vultures: implications for bird-vehicle collisionsPLoS ONE 9(2): e87944.

Gutiérrez-Ibáñez, C., A.N. Iwaniuk, B.A. Moore, E. Fernández-Juricic, J.R. Corfield, J. Krilow, J. Kolominsky & D.R. Wylie. 2014. Mosaic and concerted evolution in the visual system of birds. PLoS ONE 9(3): e90102.

Randolet, J., J.A. Lucas & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2014. Non-redundant social information use in avian flocks with multisensory stimuli. ETHOLOGY 120: 375-387.

Baumhardt P.E., B.A. Moore, M. Doppler & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2014. Do American goldfinches see their world like passive prey foragers? A study on visual fields, retinal topography, and sensitivity of photoreceptors. BRAIN, BEHAVIOR, AND EVOLUTION 83: 181-198.

Rodriguez-Prieto, I., V.J. Bennett, P.A. Zollner, M. Mycroft, M. List & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2014. Simulating the responses of forest bird species to multi-use recreational trails. LANDSCAPE AND URBAN PLANNING 127: 164-172. 

Ensminger, A.L. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2014. Individual variation in cone photoreceptor density in house sparrows: implications for between-individual differences in visual resolution and chromatic contrast. PLoS ONE 9(11): e111854. 

Butler, S.R. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2014. European starlings recognize the location of robotic conspecific attention. BIOLOGY LETTERS 10: 20140665.  

Tyrrell, L.P., S.R. Butler, J.L. Yorzinski & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2014. A novel system for bi-ocular eye-tracking in vertebrates with laterally placed eyes. METHODS IN ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION 5: 1070-1077. 

Blackwell, B.F. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2013. Behavior and physiology in the development and application of visual deterrents at airports. In: Wildlife Management in Airport Environments, pp. 11-22. T.L DeVault, B.F. Blackwell & J.L. Belant, Editors. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD.

Fernández-Juricic, E., A. Ojeda, M. Deisher*, B. Burry*, P. Baumhardt, A. Stark*, A.G. Elmore* & A.L. Ensminger. 2013. Do male and female cowbirds see their world differently? Implications for sex differences in the sensory system of an avian brood parasite. PLoS ONE 8(3): e58985.

Moore B.A., M. Doppler, J.E. Young* & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2013. Interspecific differences in the visual system and scanning behavior of three forest passerines that form heterospecific flocks. JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE PHYSIOLOGY A 199: 263–277.

Gall, M.D., L.D. Hough* & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2013. Age-related characteristics of foraging habitats and foraging behaviors in the Black Phoebe (Sayornis nigricans). SOUTHWESTERN NATURALIST 58: 41-49. 

Blackwell, B.F., T.W. Seamans, P.M. Schmidt, T.L. DeVault, J.L. Belant, M.J. Whittingham, J. A. Martin & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2013. A framework for managing airport grasslands and birds amidst conflicting priorities. IBIS 155: 199-203. 

Martin, J.A., T.J. Conkling, J.L. Belant, K.M. Biondi, B.F. Blackwell, T.L. DeVault, E. Fernández-Juricic, P.M. Schmidt & T.W. Seamans. 2013. Wildlife conservation and alternative land uses at airports. In: Wildlife Management in Airport Environments, pp. 117-125. T.L DeVault, B.F. Blackwell & J.L. Belant, Editors. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD.

Tyrrell, L.P., B.A. Moore, C. Loftis & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2013. Looking above the prairie: localized and upward acute vision in a native grassland bird. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS 3, Article number: 3231

Moore B.A., S.P. Collin, E.J. Warrant, E.R. Loew, S. Johnsen, M.I. Hall, C.P. Heesy, A.N. Iwaniuk, J.M. Kamilar, K.E. Yopak, G. Moritz, T.J. Lisney, N.J. Dominy, J.R. Corfield, O.R.P. Bininda-Emonds & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2012. A novel method to measure retinal specialization traits from topographic maps for comparative analysis. JOURNAL OF VISION 12: 1-24. 

Ronald, K.L., E. Fernández-Juricic & J. Lucas. 2012. Taking the sensory approach: how individual differences in sensory perception can influence mate choice. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 84: 1283–1294.

Moore, B.A., P. Baumhardt, M. Doppler*, J. Randolet, B.F. Blackwell, T.L. DeVault, E.R. Loew & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2012. Oblique color vision in an open-habitat bird: spectral sensitivity, photoreceptor distribution, and behavioral implications. JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY 215: 3442-3452. 

Blackwell, B.F., T.L. DeVault, T.W. Seamans, S.L. Lima, P. Baumhardt & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2012. Exploiting avian vision with aircraft lighting to reduce bird strikes. JOURNAL OF APPLIED ECOLOGY 49: 758-766. 

Fernández-Juricic, E. M. Deisher*, A.C. Stark* & J. Randolet. 2012. Predator detection is limited in microhabitats with high light intensity: an experiment with brown-headed cowbirds. ETHOLOGY 188: 341-350.

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2012. Sensory basis of vigilance behavior in birds: synthesis and future prospects. BEHAVIOURAL PROCESSES 89: 143-152. 

Ullmann, J.F.P., B.A. Moore, S.E. Temple, E. Fernández-Juricic & S.P. Collin. 2012. The retinal wholemount technique: a window to understanding the brain and behaviour. BRAIN, BEHAVIOR AND EVOLUTION 79: 26-44. 

Rogers, B.L., C.G. Lowe & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2011. Recovery of visual performance in rosy rockfish (Sebastes rosaceus) following exophthalmia resulting from barotrauma. FISHERIES RESEARCH 112: 1-7.

Fernández-Juricic, E. & V. Kowalski. 2011. Where does a flock end from an information perspective? A comparative experiment with live and robotic birds. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY 22: 1304-1311. 

Fernández-Juricic, E. G. Beauchamp, R. Treminio* & M. Hoover*. 2011. Making heads turn: association between head movements during vigilance and perceived predation risk in brown-headed cowbird flocks. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 82: 573-577. 

Bennett, V.J., E. Fernández-Juricic, P.A. Zollner, M.J. Beard, L. Westphal & C.L. LeBlanc. 2011. Modelling the responses of wildlife to human disturbance: An evaluation of alternative management scenarios for black-crowned night-herons. ECOLOGICAL MODELLING 222: 2770-2779.

Fernández-Juricic, E. J. Gaffney*, B.F. Blackwell, P. Baumhardt. 2011. Bird strikes and aircraft fuselage color: a correlational study. HUMAN-WILDLIFE INTERACTIONS 5: 224-234.

Pautasso, M., K. Böhning-Gaese, P. Clergeau, V.R. Cueto, M. Dinetti, E. Fernández-Juricic, M.-L. Kaisanlahti-Jokimäki, J. Jokimäki, M.L. McKinney, N.S. Sodhi, D. Storch, L. Tomialojc, P.J. Weisberg, J. Woinarski, R.A. Fuller & E. Cantarello. 2011. Global macroecology of bird assemblages in urbanized and semi-natural ecosystems. GLOBAL ECOLOGY AND BIOGEOGRAPHY 20: 426-436.

Jokimäki, J., M.-L. Kaisanlahti-Jokimäki, J. Suhonen, P. Clergeau, M. Pautasso & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2011. Merging wildlife community ecology with animal behavioral ecology for a better urban landscape planning. LANDSCAPE AND URBAN PLANNING 100: 383-385

Fernández-Juricic, E., M.D. Gall, T. Dolan, C. O’Rourke, S. Thomas*, J.R. Lynch*. 2011. Visual systems and vigilance behaviour of two ground-foraging avian prey species: white-crowned sparrows and California towhees. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 81: 705-713.

Fernández-Juricic, E. B. Moore, M. Doppler*, J. Freeman*, B.F. Blackwell, S.L. Lima & T.L. DeVault. 2011. Testing the terrain hypothesis: Canada geese see their world laterally and obliquely. BRAIN, BEHAVIOR AND EVOLUTION 77: 147-158.

Rodríguez-Prieto, I. J. José Martín & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2011. Individual variation in behavioural plasticity: direct and indirect effects of boldness, exploration and sociability on habituation to predators in lizards. PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF LONDON B 278: 266–273. 

O’Rourke, C.T., T. Pitlik, M. Hoover* & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2010. Hawk eyes II: diurnal raptors differ in head movement strategies when scanning from perches. PLoS ONE 5(9): e12169.

O’Rourke, C.T., M.I. Hall, T. Pitlik & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2010. Hawk eyes I: diurnal raptors differ in visual fields and degree of eye movement. PLoS ONE 5(9): e12802.

Fernández-Juricic, E., C.T. O’Rourke & T. Pitlik. 2010. Visual coverage and scanning behavior in two corvid species: American crow and Western scrub jay. JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE PHYSIOLOGY A 196: 879-888.

Rodríguez-Prieto, I. J. José Martín & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2010. Habituation to low-risk predators improves body condition in lizards. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY AND SOCIOBIOLOGY 64: 1937-1945.

Dolan, T. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2010. Retinal ganglion cell topography of five species of ground foraging birds. BRAIN, BEHAVIOR AND EVOLUTION 75: 111-121.

Shochat, E., S. Lerman & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2010. Birds in urban ecosystems: population dynamics, community structure, biodiversity, and conservation. In: J. Aitkenhead-Peterson and A. Volder (eds), Urban Ecosystem Ecology, pp. 75-86. Agronomy Monograph 55. ASA-CSSA-SSSA, Madison.

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2010. Urban Wildlife. In: The Encyclopedia of Applied Animal Behaviour & Welfare, pp. 623-624. CAB International, Wallingford. 

Gall, M.D. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2010. Visual fields, eye movements, and scanning behavior of a sit-and-wait predator, the Black Phoebe (Sayornis nigricans). JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE PHYSIOLOGY A 196: 15-22. 

Fernández-Juricic, E. & I. Rodriguez-Prieto. 2010. Risk allocation in anti-predator behavior. In Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior. In Breed M.D. and Moore J. (eds) Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, pp. 75-78. Academic Press, Oxford. 

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2010. Visual signals. In Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior. In Breed M.D. and Moore J. (eds) Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, pp. 544-550. Academic Press, Oxford. 

Blackwell, B.F., T. L. DeVault, E. Fernández-Juricic & R. A. Dolbeer. 2009. Wildlife collisions with aircraft:  a missing component of land-use planning for airports. LANDSCAPE AND URBAN PLANNING 93: 1-9.

Tisdale, V. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2009. Vigilance and predator detection vary between avian species with different visual acuity and coverage. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY 20: 936-945.

Fernández-Juricic, E., E. Zahn, T. Parker & T. Stankowich. 2009. California endangered Belding’s savannah sparrow (Passerculus sandwichensis beldingi): tolerance of pedestrian disturbance. AVIAN CONSERVATION AND ECOLOGY 4(2): 1. URL:

Fernández-Juricic, E., J.A. Delgado Sáez, C. Remacha, M.D. Jiménez, V. Garcia* & K. Hori*. 2009. Can a solitary avian species use collective detection? An assay in semi-natural conditions. BEHAVIOURAL PROCESSES 82: 67-74.

Valcarcel, A. & Fernández-Juricic. 2009. Anti-predator strategies of house finches: are urban habitats safe spots from predators even when humans are around? BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY AND SOCIOBIOLOGY 63: 673-685. 

Rodriguez-Prieto, I., E. Fernandez-Juricic, J. Martin & Y. Regis. 2009. Anti-predator behavior in blackbirds: habituation complements risk allocation. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY 20: 371-377. 

Bennett, V.J, M. Beard, P.A. Zollner, E. Fernández-Juricic, L. Westphal & C.L. LeBlanc. 2009. Understanding wildlife responses to human disturbance through simulation modelling: a management tool. ECOLOGICAL COMPLEXITY 6: 113-134.

Gall, M.D. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2009. Effects of physical and visual access to prey on patch selection and food search effort in a sit-and-wait predator, the Black Phoebe. CONDOR 111: 150-158.

Blackwell, B.F, E. Fernández-Juricic, T.W. Seamans & T. Dolan. 2009. Avian visual system configuration and behavioural response to object approach. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 77: 673-684.

Fernández-Juricic, E., A. del Nevo & R. Poston. 2009. Identification of individual and population level variation in vocalizations of the endangered Southwestern Willow Flycatcher (Empidonax traillii extimus). AUK 126: 89-99.

Fernández-Juricic, E. M.D. Gall, T. Dolan, V. Tisdale & G.R. Martin. 2008. The visual fields of two ground foraging birds, House Finches and House Sparrows, allow for simultaneous foraging and anti-predator vigilance. IBIS 150: 779-787.

Devereux, C.L., E. Fernández-Juricic, J.R. Krebs & M.J. Whittingham. 2008. Habitat affects escape behaviour and alarm calling in Common Starlings Sturnus vulgaris. IBIS 150 (S1): 191-198.

Rodríguez-Prieto, I. E. Fernández-Juricic & J. Martín. 2008. To run or to fly: low cost versus low risk escape strategies in blackbirds. BEHAVIOUR 145: 1125-1138.

Rogers, B.L., C.G. Lowe, E. Fernández-Juricic & L.R. Frank. 2008. Utilizing magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to assess the effects of angling-induced barotrauma on rockfish (Sebastes). CANADIAN JOURNAL OF FISHERIES AND AQUATIC SCIENCES 65: 1245-1249. 

Fernández-Juricic, E.& G. Beauchamp. 2008. An experimental analysis of spatial position effects on foraging and vigilance in Brown-headed Cowbird flocks. ETHOLOGY 114: 105-114.

García, C., D. Renison, A. M. Cingolani & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2008. Avifaunal changes as a consequence of large scale livestock exclusion in the mountains of Central Argentina. JOURNAL OF APPLIED ECOLOGY 45: 351-360.  

Morgan*, T. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2007. The effects of predation risk, food abundance, and population size on group size of brown-headed cowbirds (Molothrus ater). ETHOLOGY 113: 1173–1184.


Fernández-Juricic, E., P.A. Zollner, C. LeBlanc & L. M. Westphal. 2007. Responses of nestling black-crowned night herons (Nycticorax nycticorax) to aquatic and terrestrial recreational activities: a manipulative study. WATERBIRDS 30: 554-565. 

Fernández-Juricic, E. & E. Tran*. 2007. Changes in vigilance and foraging behaviour with light intensity and their effects on food intake and predator detection in house finches. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 74: 1381-1390.

Fernández-Juricic, E., G. Beauchamp & B. Bastain*. 2007. Group-size and distance-to-neighbour effects on feeding and vigilance in Brown-headed Cowbirds. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 73: 771-778.

Fernández-Juricic, E. & M.H. Cassini. 2007.Intra-sexual female agonistic behaviour of the South American sea lion (Otaria flavescens) in two colonies with different breeding substrates. ACTA ETHOLOGICA 10: 23-28.

Heil*, L., E. Fernández-Juricic, D. Renison, A. Cingolani & D. T. Blumstein. 2007. Avian responses to tourism in the biogeographically isolated high Córdoba Mountains, Argentina. BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION 16: 1009-1026.

Snellen, C.L., P.J. Hodum & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2007. Assessing western gull predation on purple sea urchins in the rocky intertidal using optimal foraging theory. CANADIAN JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY 85: 221-231. 

Devereux, C.L., J.A. Vickery, E. Fernández-Juricic, J.R. Krebs & M.J. Whittingham. 2006. Does sward density affect prey availability for grassland birds? AGRICULTURE, ECOSYSTEMS AND ENVIRONMENT 117: 57–62.

Rodríguez-Prieto, I. E. Fernández-Juricic & J. Martín. 2006. Anti-predator behavioral responses of mosquito pupae to aerial predation risk. JOURNAL OF INSECT BEHAVIOR 19: 373-381.

Devereux, C.L., M.J. Whittingham, J.R. Krebs, E. Fernández-Juricic & J.A. Vickery. 2006. What attracts birds to newly mown pasture? Decoupling the action of mowing from the provision of short swards. IBIS 148: 302-306.

Fernández-Juricic, E., D.T. Blumstein, G. Abrica*, L. Manriquez*, L. Bandy Adams*, R. Adams*, M. Daneshrad* and I. Rodriguez-Prieto. 2006. Relationships of anti-predator escape and post-escape responses with body mass and morphology: a comparative avian study. EVOLUTIONARY ECOLOGY RESEARCH 8: 731-752.

Fernández-Juricic, E., N. Gilak*, J.C. McDonald*, P. Pithia* & A. Valcarcel*. 2006. A dynamic method to study the transmission of social foraging information in flocks using robots. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 71: 901-911.

Devereux, C.L., M.J. Whittingham, E. Fernández-Juricic, J.A. Vickery& J.R. Krebs. 2006. Predator detection and avoidance by starlings under differing scenarios of predation risk. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY 17: 303-309.

Fernández-Juricic, E., R. Poston, K. De Collibus, T. Morgan, B. Bastain, C.  Martin, K. Jones & R. Treminio. 2005. Microhabitat selection and singing behavior patterns of male house finches (Carpodacus mexicanus) in urban parks in a heavily urbanized landscape in the Western U.S. URBAN HABITATS 3 (2): ISSN 1541-7115. 

Fernández-Juricic, E., P. Venier*, D. Renison& D.T. Blumstein. 2005. Sensitivity of wildlife to spatial patterns of recreationist behavior: a critical assessment of minimum approaching distances and buffer areas for grassland birds. BIOLOGICAL CONSERVATION 125: 225-235.

Blumstien, D.T., E. Fernández-Juricic, P.A. Zollner & S.C. Garity. 2005. Inter-specific variation in avian responses to human disturbance. JOURNAL OF APPLIED ECOLOGY 42: 943-953.

Jokimäki, J., Kaisanlahti-Jokimäki, M.-L., Sorace, A., Fernández-Juricic, E. Rodriguez-Prieto*, I. & M.D. Jimenez*. 2005. Evaluation of the “safe nesting zone” hypothesis across an urban gradient: a multi-scale study. ECOGRAPHY 28: 59-60.

Beauchamp, G. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2005. The group size paradox: effects of learning and patch departure rules. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY 16: 352-357. 

Fernández-Juricic, E., R. Smith & A. Kacelnik. 2005. Increasing the costs of conspecific scanning in socially foraging starlings affects vigilance and foraging behaviour. ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR 69: 73-81.

Rodríguez-Prieto, I. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2005. Effects of direct human disturbance on the endemic Iberian frog Rana iberica at individual and population levels. BIOLOGICAL CONSERVATION 123: 1-9. 

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2004. Spatial and temporal analysis of the distribution of forest specialists in an urban-fragmented landscape (Madrid, Spain). Implications for local and regional bird conservation. LANDSCAPE AND URBAN PLANNING 69: 17-32.

Fernández-Juricic, E., S. Siller & A. Kacelnik. 2004. Flock density, social foraging and scanning: an experiment with starlings. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY 15: 371-379.

Fernández-Juricic, E. & A. Kacelnik. 2004. Information transfer and gain in flocks: the effects of quantity and quality of social information at different neighbour distances. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY AND SOCIOBIOLOGY 55: 502-511.

Fernández-Juricic, E., R. Vaca* & N. Schroeder*. 2004. Spatial and temporal responses of forest birds to human approaches in a protected area and implications for two management strategies. BIOLOGICAL CONSERVATION 117: 407-416. 

Fernández-Juricic, E., J.T. Erichsen & A. Kacelnik. 2004. Visual perception and social foraging in birds. TRENDS IN ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION 19: 25-31.

Stephens, D.W., B. Kerr & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2004. Impulsiveness without discounting: the ecological rationality hypothesis. PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF LONDON B 271: 2459-2465. 

Fernández-Juricic, E., B. Kerr, P.A. Bednekoff, D.W. Stephens. 2004. When are two heads better than one? Visual perception and information transfer affect vigilance coordination in foraging groups. BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY 15: 898-906.

Blumstein, D.T. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2004. The emergence of conservation behavior. CONSERVATION BIOLOGY 18: 1175-1177. 

Cassini, M.H., D. Szteren & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2004. Fence effects on the behavioural responses of South American fur seals towards tourist approaches. JOURNAL OF ETHOLOGY 22: 127-133. 

Beauchamp, G. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2004. Is there a relationship between forebrain size and group size in birds? EVOLUTIONARY ECOLOGY RESEARCH 6: 833-842. 

Fernández-Juricic, E., J. Jokimäki, J. McDonald*, F. Melado*, A. Toledano*, C. Mayo*, B. Martín*, I. Fresneda* & V. Martín*. 2004. Effects of opportunistic predation on anti-predator behavioural responses in a guild of ground foragers. OECOLOGIA 140: 183-190.

Blumstein, D.T., E. Fernández-Juricic, O. LeDee, E. Larsen, I. Rodriguez-Prieto* & C. Zugmeyer. 2004. Avian risk assessment: effects of perching height and detectability. ETHOLOGY 110: 273-285. 

Fernández-Juricic, E. & N. Schroeder*. 2003. Do variations in scanning behavior affect tolerance to human disturbance? APPLIED ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR SCIENCE 84:219-234.

Cassini, M.H. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2003. Costs and benefits of joining South American sea lion breeding groups: testing the assumptions of a model of female breeding dispersion. CANADIAN JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY 81: 1154-1160.

Fernández-Juricic, E., A. Sallent*, R. Sanz* & I. Rodríguez-Prieto. 2003. Testing the risk-disturbance hypothesis in a fragmented landscape: nonlinear responses of House Sparrows to humans. CONDOR 105: 316-326.

Fernández-Juricic, E., C. Campagna & D. San Mauro*. 2003. Variations in the arrangement of South American sea lion male vocalizations during the breeding season: patterns and contexts. AQUATIC MAMMALS 29: 289-296.

Fernández-Juricic, E., W.J. Alonso & C. Schuck-Paim. 2002. Peer-review to select academic job applicants. NATURE 420:16. (Correspondence section). 

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2002. Nested patterns of species distribution and winter flock occurrence of insectivorous birds in a fragmented landscape. ECOSCIENCE 9: 450-458. 

Fernández-Juricic, E., M.D. Jimenez* & E. Lucas*. 2002. Factors affecting intra- and inter-specific variations in the difference between alert and flight distances in forested habitats. CANADIAN JOURNAL OF ZOOLOGY 80:1212-1220.

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2002. Can human disturbance promote nestedness? A case study with birds in an urban fragmented landscape. OECOLOGIA 131:269-278.

Alonso, W.J. & E. Fernández-Juricic. 2002. Regional network raises profile of local journals. NATURE 415:471-472 (Correspondence section)

Fernández-Juricic, E., M.D. Jimenez* & E. Lucas*. 2001. Alert distance as an alternative measure of bird tolerance to human disturbance: implications for park design. ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION 28:263-269.

Fernández-Juricic, E., M.D. Jimenez* & E. Lucas*. 2001. Bird tolerance to human disturbance in urban parks of Madrid. Spain. Management Implications. Avian Ecology and Conservation in an Urbanizing World (eds J. M. Marzluff, R. Bowman & R. Donnelly), pp. 261-275. Kluwer Academic, Norwell, MA, USA. 

Fernández-Juricic, R. Sanz* & E.A. Sallent*. 2001. Frequency-dependent predation by birds at edges and interiors of woodland. BIOLOGICAL JOURNAL OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY 73:43-49.

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2001. Avian spatial segregation at edges and interiors of urban parks in Madrid, Spain. BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION 10: 1303-1316.

Fernández-Juricic, E. & J. Jokimäki. 2001. A habitat island approach to conserving birds in urban landscapes: case studies from southern and northern Europe. BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION 10:2023-2043.

Fernández-Juricic, E., C. Campagna, V. Enriquez, & C.L. Ortiz. 2001. Vocal rates and social context in male South American sea lions. MARINE MAMMAL SCIENCE 17:387-396.

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2001. Density dependent habitat selection of corridors in a fragmented landscape. IBIS 143:278-287.

Tellería, J.L., J. Pérez-Tris, A. Ramírez*, E. Fernández-Juricic & R. Carbonell. 2001. Distribution of robins Erithacus rubecula in wintering grounds: effects of conspecific density, migratory status and age. ARDEA 89:363-373.

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2000. Bird community composition patterns in urban parks of Madrid: the role of age, size and isolation. ECOLOGICAL RESEARCH 15:373-383.

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2000. Avifaunal use of wooded streets in an urban landscape. CONSERVATION BIOLOGY 14:513-521.

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2000. Conservation education: the need for regional approaches supporting local initiatives. WILDLIFE SOCIETY BULLETIN 28:164-167.

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2000. Local and regional effects of pedestrians on forest birds in a fragmented landscape. CONDOR 102:247-255.

Fernández-Juricic, E. 2000. Fragmentation affects winter flock formation of an insectivorous guild. ARDEA 88: 235-242.

Fernández-Juricic, E. & J.L. Tellería. 2000. Effects of human disturbance on blackbird (Turdus merula) spatial and temporal feeding patterns in urban parks of Madrid (Spain). BIRD STUDY 47:13-21.

Fernández-Juricic, E & M.B. Martella. 2000. Guttural calls of Blue-fronted Amazons: structure, context, and their possible role in short-range communication. WILSON BULLETIN 112:35-43.

Fernández-Juricic, E. & J.L. Tellería. 1999. Recruitment patterns of blackbirds (Turdus merula) in urban fragmented populations. ARDEOLA 46:61-70.

Fernández-Juricic, E., C. Campagna, V. Enriquez & C.L. Ortiz. 1999. Vocal communication and individual variation in breeding South American sea lions. BEHAVIOUR 136: 495-517.

Fernández-Juricic, E., E.V. Alvarez & M.B. Martella. 1998. Current status of the Blue-fronted Amazon in the Southern border of its distributional range. ARDEOLA 45:77-82. (In Spanish with summary in English) 

Fernández-Juricic, E., M.B. Martella & E.V. Alvarez. 1998. Vocalizations of the Blue-fronted Amazon (Amazona aestiva) in the Chancaní Reserve, CórdobaArgentina.WILSON BULLETIN 110: 352-361. 

Fernández-Juricic, E., E.V. Alvarez & M.B. Martella. 1998. Vocalizations of Blue-crowned Conures (Aratinga acuticaudata) in the Chancaní Reserve, Córdoba, Argentina. ORNITOLOGÍA NEOTROPICAL 9:31-40. 

Fernández-Juricic, E., E.V. Alvarez & M.B. Martella. 1997. Seasonal variation in the abundance of Blue-crowned Conures (Aratinga acuticaudata) at the Chancaní Reserve, Córdoba, Argentina. HORNERO 14:259-262. (In Spanish with summary in English) 

Fernández, J.L., J.D. Perez Ávila, R. Pinkevicius, M. de la Colina, J. Gómez & E. Fernández-Juricic. 1997. Response to treatments with neoadjuvancy and surgery of patients with no-small lung cancer (stages IIIa and IIIb). REVISTA ARGENTINA DE CIRUGÍA 73:6-8. (In Spanish with summary in English)


Blumstein, D.T. & E. Fernandez-Juricic. 2010. A Primer of Conservation Behavior. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland. ISBN 978-0-87893-401-0.


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