Selected Publications


Sheppard C.E.*, Marshall H.H.*, Inger R., Thompson F.J., Vitikainen E.I.K, Barker S., Nichols H.J., Wells D.A., McDonald R.A., Cant M.A. (2018). Decoupling of genetic and cultural inheritance in a wild mammal. Current Biology 28, 1846-1850 [doi]
*Joint first authors

Sheppard C.E., Inger R., McDonald R.A., Barker S., Jackson A.J., Thompson F.J., Vitikainen E.I.K., Cant M.A. and Marshall H.H. (2018) Intragroup competition predicts individual foraging specialisation in a group‐living mammal. Ecology Letters 21, 665-673. [doi]

Marshall H.H., Vitikainen E.I.K., Mwanguhya F., Businge R., Kyabulima S., Hares M.C., Inzani E., Kalema-Zikusoka G., Mwesige K., Nichols H.J., Sanderson J.L., Thompson F.J. and Cant M.A. (2017) Lifetime fitness consequences of early-life ecological hardship in a wild mammal population. Ecology and Evolution 7, 1712-1724 [doi]

Marshall H.H., Sanderson J.L., Mwanguhya F., Businge R., Kyabulima S., Hares M.C., Inzani E., Kalema-Zikusoka G., Mwesige K., Thompson F.J., Vitikainen E.I.K. and Cant M.A. (2016). Variable ecological conditions promote male helping by changing banded mongoose group composition. Behavioral Ecology 27, 978-987. [doi]

Marshall H.H., Carter A.J., Coulson T., Rowcliffe J.M. and Cowlishaw G. (2012). Exploring foraging decisions in a social primate using discrete-choice models. The American Naturalist 180, 481-495. [doi]

Vitikainen E.I.K, Marshall H.H., Thompson F.J., Bell M.B.V, Gilchrist J.S., Hodge S.J., Nichols H.J. and Cant M.A. (2017) Biased escorts: offspring sex, not relatedness, explains alloparental care patterns in a cooperative breeder. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 284, 20162384, [doi]

Thompson F.J., Cant M.A., Marshall H.H., Vitikainen E.I.K., Sanderson J.L., Nichols H.J., Gilchrist J.S., Bell M.B.V., Young A.J., Hodge S.J. and Johnstone R.A. (2017) Explaining negative kin discrimination in a cooperative mammal society. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 114, 5207-5212. [doi]

Oliver T.H., Marshall H.H., Morecroft M.D., Brereton T., Prudhomme C. and Huntingford C. (2015). Interacting effects of climate change and habitat fragmentation on drought-sensitive butterflies. Nature Climate Change 5, 941-945. [doi]