Gonçalves DV, Martínez-Freiría F, Crochet P-A, Geniez P, Carranza S, Brito JC (2017) The role of climatic cycles and trans-Saharan migration corridors in species diversification: biogeography of Psammophis schokari group in North Africa. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. In Press.

Lloyd K, Altwegg R, Doutrelant C, Covas R (2017) Factors affecting the foraging distance and duration of a colonial bird, the sociable weaver, in a semi-arid environment.  Journal of African of Ecology. In press.

Lobato E, Doutrelant C, Melo M, Reis S, Covas R (2017) Insularity effects on birds immune parameters: a comparison between island and mainland populations in West Africa. Ecology and Evolution. In press.

Loiseau C, Melo M, Lobato E,  Beadell JS, Fleischer RC, Reis S, Doutrelant C, Covas R (2017) Insularity effects on the assemblage of the blood parasite community of the birds from the Gulf of Guinea. Journal of Biogeography. In press.

Mares R, Doutrelant C, Paquet M, Spottiswoode S, Covas R (2017) Breeding decisions and output are correlated with both temperature and rainfall in an arid-region passerine, the sociable weaver. Royal Society Open Science. In press.

Lobato E, Geraldes M, Melo M, Doutrelant C*, Covas R* (2017) Diversity and composition of cultivable gut bacteria in an endemic island bird and its mainland sister species. Symbiosis, 71, 155–164. DOI: 10.1007/s13199-016-0419-6 (* joint last authors)

Marques JP, Farelo L, Vilela J, Vanderpool D, Alves PC, Good JM, Boursot P, Melo-Ferreira J (2017) Range expansion underlies historical introgressive hybridization in the Iberian hare. Scientific Reports 7, 40788. DOI: 10.1038/srep40788

Martínez-Freiría F, Crochet P-A, Fahd S, Geniez P, Brito JC, Velo-Antón G (2017). Integrative phylogeographic and ecological analyses reveal multiple Pleistocene refugia for Mediterranean Daboia vipers in North-West Africa. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 22, 366-384. DOI: 10.1093/biolinnean/blx038

Tamar K, Geniez P, Brito JC, Crochet P-A (2017) Systematic revision of Acanthodactylus busacki (Squamata: Lacertidae) with a description of a new species from Morocco. Zootaxa, 4276, 357-386. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4276.3.3