Riesch Lab

R Riesch, M Tobler & M Plath (eds.)

Extremophile Fishes –

Ecology, Evolution, and Physiology of Teleosts in Extreme Environments

Heidelberg, New York: Springer Verlag


June 2019

Our Spanish book chapter on speciation in Poecilia mexicana has now just been published in 'La biodiversidad en Tabasco', Vol. 2, by CONABIO.

May 2019

AURITA: an affordable, autonomous recording device for simultaneous
bioacoustic monitoring of audible and ultrasonic frequencies
Bioacoustics 28(4): 381-396

March 2019

Congratulations to Emily Vella, who just received a RHUL Travel Grant
to support her upcoming research trip to Trinidad!

August 2018

Thermal regime drives a latitudinal gradient in morphology
and life history in a livebearing fish
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 125(1): 126-141

July 2018

Natural and sexual selection drive multivariate phenotypic divergence
along climatic gradients in an invasive fish
Scientific Reports 8: 11164

June 2018

Congratulations to Rich Beason, who won the prize for best student presentation 
at the Ecoacoustics Congress in Brisbane, Australia. You can
read his blog post about the conference over at the Functional Ecologists


Evolution in caves: selection from darkness causes spinal deformities
in teleost fishes
Biology Letters 14(6): 20180197

May 2018

Female choice undermines the emergence of strong sexual isolation
between locally adapted populations of Atlantic mollies (Poecilia mexicana)
Genes 9(5): 232

April 2018

Guest Editorial: Ecology and evolution along environmental gradients
Current Zoology 64(2): 193–196


Cover Article: Extreme environments and the origins of biodiversity:
adaptation and speciation in sulfide spring fishes
Molecular Ecology 27(4): 843–859