Alexander Kotrschal, Postdoc




Dept of Animal Ecology
Evolutionary Biology Centre (EBC)
Uppsala University
Norbyvägen 18 D
SE-752 36 Uppsala

+46 18 471 6484


1 Kotrschal A., Ilmonen P. & Penn D.J. (2007): Stress impacts telomere dynamics. Biology Letters 3: 128-130.

2 Ilmonen P., Kotrschal A. & Penn D.J. (2008): Telomere Attrition Due to Infection. PLoS - ONE 3, 5: e2143.

3 Kotrschal A. & Taborsky B. (2010) Environmental Change Enhances Cognitive Abilities in Fish. PLoS - Biology 8(4): e1000351.

4 Kotrschal A. & Taborsky B. (2010) Resource Defence or Exploded Lek: A Question of Perspective. Ethology 116: 1-10.

5 Kotrschal A., Fischer B. & Taborsky B. (2011) A noninvasive method to determine fat content in small fish based on swim bladder size estimation. Journal of Experimental Zoology 313A: 1-8.

6 Kotrschal A., Heckel G., Bonfils D. & Taborsky B (2012) Life-stage specific environments in a cichlid fish: implications for inducible maternal effects. Evolutionary Ecology 26 (1): 123-137. 

7 Kotrschal A., Senn M., Räsänen K., Kristjanson B. & Kolm N. (2012) Extreme sexual dimorphism in brain size in sticklebacks – challenges of sex and parenting? PLoSONE 7, 1: e30055. 

8 Kotrschal A., Sundström F. Devlin R., & Kolm N. (2012) Inside the heads of David and Goliath: environmental effects on brain morphology among wild and growth-enhanced salmon. Journal of Fish Biology, 81: 987-1002.

9 Kotrschal A., Rogell B., Maklakov A.A., Kolm N. (2012) Sex-specific plasticity in brain morphology depends on social environment in the guppy, Poecilia reticulata. Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology online.

10 Kotrschal A., Rogell B., Bundsen A., Svensson B., Zajitschek S., Brannström I., Immler S., Maklakov A.A., Kolm N. (2013) Current Biology 23: 168-171.