MacLeod, K.J., Freidenfelds, N., Leighton, G.M. and Langkilde, T. (In press) Tree selection is linked to locomotor performance and associated noise production in a lizard. Journal of Zoology.

Ensminger, D.C., Langkilde, T., Owen, D.A.S., MacLeod, K.J. and Sheriff, M.J. (2018) Maternal stress alters the phenotype of the mother, her eggs, and her offspring in a wild caught lizard. Journal of Animal Ecology, 87:16875-1697.

MacLeod, K.J., Sheriff, M.J., Ensminger, D.C., Owen, D.A.S. and Langkilde, T. (2018) Stress kills: the costs of ecologically-relevant stress hormone levels in a captive, wild animal. General and Comparative Endocrinology: 268:1-6.

MacLeod, K.J. and Brouwer, L. (2018) Social context dependent provisioning rules in red-winged fairy-wrens do not vary with signals of increased chick need. Animal Behaviour 143: 105-111.

Trevelline, B.K., MacLeod, K.J., Knutie, S.A., Langkilde, T. and Kohl, K.D. (2018) In ovo microbial communities: a potential mechanism for the initial acquisition of gut microbiota among oviparous birds and lizards. Biology Letters 14: 20180225.

MacLeod, K.J., Krebs, C.J., Boonstra, R. and Sheriff, M.J. (2017) Fear and lethality in snowshoe hares: the deadly effects of non-consumptive predation risk. Oikos, 127: 375-380.

Sheriff, M.J., Bell, A., Boonstra, R., Dantzer, B., Lavergne, S., McGhee, K.E., MacLeod, K.J., Winandy, L., Zimmer, C. and Love, O.P. (2017) Integrating ecological and evolutionary context in the study of maternal stress. Integrative and Comparative Biology, 57: 437-449.

MacLeod, K.J., Brekke, P., Tong, W., Ewen, J.G. and Thorogood, R. (2017) Do mothers bias offspring sex ratios in carotenoid-rich environments? Behavioral Ecology, 28: 131-137.

MacLeod, K.J., Brekke, P., Ewen, J.G. and Thorogood, R. (2016) Minutes matter: brief hatching asynchrony adversely affects late-hatched hihi nestlings, but not life beyond the nest. Animal Behaviour, 119: 111-118.

MacLeod, K.J., McGhee, K.E. and Clutton-Brock, T.H. (2015) No apparent benefits of allonursing for recipient offspring and mothers in the cooperatively breeding meerkat. Journal of Animal Ecology, 84: 1050-1058.

MacLeod, K.J. and Clutton-Brock, T.H. (2014) Costs and consequences of allonursing in meerkats: cost minimization by behavioural modification. Behavioral Ecology, 26: 697-705.

MacLeod K.J. and Lukas D. (2014) Revisiting non-offspring nursing: allonursing evolves when the costs are low. Biology Letters, 10: 20140378.

Carter, A. J., Horrocks, N.P.C., Huchard, E., Logan, C.J., Lukas, D., MacLeod, K.J., Marshall, H.H., Peck, H.L., Sanderson, J.L. and Sorensen, M.C. (2014) Junior Scientists Are Sceptical of Sceptics of Open Access: A Reply to Agrawal. Trends in Plant Science, 19:339-340.

MacLeod, K. J., Neilsen, J.F. and Clutton-Brock, T.H. (2013) Factors predicting the frequency, likelihood and duration of allonursing in the cooperatively breeding meerkat. Animal Behaviour. 86: 1059–1067.

MacLeod, K.J. and Clutton-Brock, T.H. (2013) No evidence for sex ratio variation in the cooperatively breeding meerkat, Suricata suricatta.  Animal Behaviour, 85: 645-653.

 

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