Latest publications

  1. Costantini, Dell'Omo, et al. 2009. Temporal and spatial covariation of gender and oxidative stress in the Galapagos land iguana Conolophus subcristatus. Physiol. Biochem. Zool., 82.
  2. Dell'Omo, Costantini, et al. 2009. Magnetic fields produced by power lines do not affect growth, serum melatonin, leukocytes and fledging success in wild kestrels. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. C, 150.
  3. Gagliardo, Dell'Omo, et al. 2009. Re-orientation in clock-shifted homing pigeons subjected to a magnetic disturbance: a study with GPS data loggers. Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol., 64.
  4. Dell'Ariccia, Dell'Omo & Lipp 2009. The influence of experience in orientation: GPS tracking of homing pigeons released over the sea after directional training. J. Exp. Biol., 21.
  5. Dell'Ariccia, Costantini, Dell'Omo & Lipp 2009. Waiting time before release increases the motivation to home in homing pigeons (Columba livia). J Exp Biol, 212.
  6. Costantini, Fanfani, Dell'Omo 2008. Effects of corticosteroids on oxidative damage and circulating carotenoids in captive adult kestrels (Falco tinnunculus). Comp. Physiol. B, 178.
  7. Costantini, Racheli,Cavallo, Dell'Omo 2008. Genome size variation in parrots: longevity and flying ability. J. Avian Biol., 39.
  8. Dell'Ariccia, Dell'Omo, et al. 2008. Flock flying improves pigeons' homing: GPS track analysis of individual flyers versus small groups. Anim. Behav., 76.
  9. Costantini,Coluzza,Fanfani,Dell'Omo. 2007. Effects of carotenoid supplementation on colour expression, oxidative stress and body mass in rehabilitated captive adult kestrels (Falco tinnunculus). Comp. Physiol. B, 177.
  10. Costantini, Bruner,Fanfani, Dell'Omo. 2007. Male-biased predation of western green lizards by Eurasian kestrels. Naturwissenschaften, 94.
  11. Casagrande, Costantini, Fanfani, Tagliavini, Dell'Omo. 2007. Patterns of serum carotenoid accumulation and skin colour variation in kestrel nestlings in relation to breeding conditions and different terms of carotenoid supplementation. Comp. Physiol. B, 177.
  12. Costantini, Casagrande, Dell'Omo, 2007. MF magnitude does not affect body condition, pro-oxidants and anti-oxidants in Eurasian kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) nestlings. Environ. Res., 104.
  13. Casagrande, Costantini, Fanfani, Tagliavini, Dell'Omo. 2007. Patterns of serum carotenoid accumulation and skin colour variation in kestrel nestlings in relation to breeding conditions and different terms of carotenoid supplementation. Comp. Physiol. B 177.