Bruno Buzatto

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  • 524 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
20042019
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Biography

I am an evolutionary biologist fascinated by behavioral ecology and sexual selection, and my research has mostly focused on insects and arachnids.  More recently, I developed a great interest on the evolution of alternative reproductive tactics, male dimorphism and the evolution of phenotypic plasticity. I am currently based at Macquarie University, but also hold an adjunct research fellow position at the University of Western Australia.

Education/Academic qualification

Evolutionary Biology, PhD, The University of Western Australia

10 Mar 200917 Sep 2013

External positions

Adjunct Research Fellow, The University of Western Australia

1 Jan 201831 Dec 2020

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Projects 2019 2019

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Research Output 2004 2018

  • 524 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
  • 34 Article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/opinion

Morph-specific artificial selection reveals a constraint on the evolution of polyphenisms

Buzatto, B. A., Clark, H. L. & Tomkins, J. L. 16 May 2018 In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 285, 1879, p. 1-7 7 p., 20180335

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

artificial selection
morphs
Leg
legs
Rhizoglyphus

Population density mediates the interaction between pre- and postmating sexual selection

McCullough, E. L., Buzatto, B. A. & Simmons, L. W. Apr 2018 In : Evolution. 72, 4, p. 893-905 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Population Density
sexual selection
Testis
population density
Weapons

Sexual selection and static allometry: the importance of function

Eberhard, W. G., Rodríguez, R. L., Huber, B. A., Speck, B., Miller, H., Buzatto, B. A. & Machado, G. Sep 2018 In : Quarterly Review of Biology. 93, 3, p. 207-250 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

allometry
sexual selection
Courtship
Weapons
Biodiversity

A model for conditional male trimorphisms

Mark Rowland, J., Qualls, C. R. & Buzatto, B. A. 21 Apr 2017 In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 419, p. 184-192 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Beetles
Game Theory
game theory
Game theory
quantitative genetics

Benefits of polyandry: molecular evidence from field-caught dung beetles

McCullough, E. L., Buzatto, B. A. & Simmons, L. W. Jul 2017 In : Molecular Ecology. 26, 13, p. 3546-3555 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polyandry
dung beetles
Beetles
beetle
sexual selection