Autumn migratory patterns of north-west Russian ospreys Pandion Haliaetus
Babushkin M., Kuznetsov A. & Delgado M. M. 2019 In: Ardeola 66(1): 119-128


Identifying potential areas of expansion for the endangered brown bear (Ursus arctos) population in the Cantabrian Mountains (NW Spain)
Zarzo-Arias A., Penteriani V., Delgado M.M.,Peón Torre P.,García González R.,Mateo Sánchez M.C.,Vázquez García P. and Dalerum F. 2018 In: PloS ONE.

Brown bear behaviour in human modified landscapes: the case of the endangered Cantabrian population, NW Spain
Zarzo-Arias A.,Delgado M.M., Ordiz A.,Díaz García J.,Cañedo D., Romo C.,Vázquez V.M., Bombieri G., Bettega C., Russo L.F., Cabral P., García González R., Martínez-Padilla J. and Penteriani V. 2018 In: Global Ecology and Conservation 16(e00499).

Patterns of wild carnivores attacks on humans in urban areas
Bombieri G., Delgado M.M., Russo L.F., Garrote P.J., López-Bao J.V., Fedriani J.M. and Penteriani V. 2018 In: Scientific Reports 8(17728).

The seasonal sensitivity of brown bear denning phenology in response to climatic variability
Delgado Sanchez, M.M., Tikhonov, G., Meyke, E., Babushkin, M., Bespalova, T., Bondarchuk, S., Esengeldenova, A., Fedchenko, I., Kalinkin, Y., Knorre, A., Kosenkov, G., Kozsheechkin, V., Kuznetsov, A., Larin, E., Mirsaitov, D., Prokosheva, I., Rozhkov, Y., Rykov, A., Seryodkin, I., Shubin, S., Sibgatullin, R., Sikkila, N., Sitnikova, E., Sultangareeva, L., Vasin, A., Yarushina, L., Kurhinen, J. & Penteriani, V. 2018 In: Frontiers in Zoology. Accepted

Human-mediated dispersal and the rewiring of spatial networks
Bullock J.M., Bonte D., Pufal G., da Silva Carvalho C., Chapman D., García C., García D., Matthysen E. & Delgado M. 2018 In: Trends in Ecology and Evolution. Accepted

Density and reproductive characteristics of female brown bears in the Cantabrian Mountains, NW Spain
Penteriani V., Zarzo-Arias A., Bombieri G., Cañedo D., Díaz García J., Delgado M.M., Peón Torre P., Fernández Otero M., Vázquez García P., Vázquez V.M. & Sánchez  Corominas T. 2018 In: The European Zoological Journal 85(1): 313-321

Content analyses of media reports on predator attacks on humans: toward understanding human risk perception and predator acceptance
Bombieri G., Nanni V., Delgado M.M., Fedriani J.M., López-Bao J.V., Pedrini P. & Penteriani V. 2018 In: Bioscience 68:577-584

Why do top predators engage in superpredation? From an empirical scenario to a theoretical framework
Lourenço R., Delgado M.M., Campioni L., Goytre F., Rabaça J.E., Korpimäki E.  & Penteriani V. 2018 In: Oikos. Accepted

Feather content of porphyrins in Eurasian eagle owl (Bubo bubo) fledglings depends on body condition and breeding site quality
Galván I., Delgado M.M., Camarero P.R., Mateo R., Lourenço R. & Penteriani V. 2018 In: Integrative Zoology. Accepted

Evolutionary and ecological traps for brown bears in human-modified landscapes
Penteriani V., Delgado M.M., Krofel M., Jerina K., Ordiz A., Dalerum F., Zarzo-Arias A. and Bombieri G. 2018 In: Mammal Review 48: 180-193

The importance of individual variation in the dynamics of animal collective movements
Delgado, M.M., Miranda, M., Alvarez, S.J., Gurarie, E., Fagan, W.F., Penteriani, V., di Virgilio, A. & Morales, J.M. 2017 In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 373(1746)

Genetics of dispersal
Saastamoinen, M. A. K.,Bocedi, G., Cote, J., Legrand, D., Guillaume, F., Wheat, C.W., Fronhofer, E.A., Garcia, C., Henry, R., Husby, A., Baguette, M., Bonte, D., Coulon, A., Kokko, H., Matthysen, E., Niitepõld, K., Nonaka, E.,Stevens, V. M., Travis, J. M. J., Donohue, K., Bullock, J. M. & Delgado, M. D. M. 2018 In: Biological Reviews 93: 574-599

Disentangling the effect of genetic and environmental factors on movement behaviour.
Bombieri, G., Fasciolo, A., Penteriani, V., Illera, J.C., Chamberlain, D. & Delgado, M.M. 2018 In: Ethology 124(3): 139-148.


Patterns of movement of released female brown bears in the Cantabrian Mountains, northwestern Spain.
Penteriani V., Delgado M.M., López-Bao J.V., Vázquez García P., Monrós J.S., Vigón Álvarez E., Sánchez Corominas T. & Vázquez V.M. 2017 In: Ursus 28(2):165-170

Individual attributes and party affects large carnivore attacks on humans 
Garrote, P.J., Delgado, M.M., López-Bao, J.V., Fedriani, J.M., Bombieri, G. & Penteriani, V. 2017 In: European Journal of Wildlife Research 63(5):80

A general approach to model movement in (highly) fragmented patch networks
Morales, J.M., di Virgilio, A., Delgado, M.M. & Ovaskainen, O. 2017 In: Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics 22(3): 393-412

Humans as prey: coping with large carnivore attacks using a predator-prey interaction perspective.
Penteriani, V., Fedriani, J.M., López-Bao, J.V., Garrote, P.J., Russo, L.F. & Delgado, M.M. In: Human-Wildlife Interactions 11(2): 192-207

Living in the dark does not mean a blind life: bird and mammal visual communication in dim light.
Penteriani, V. & Delgado, M.M. In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, B. 372:20160064.

Consequences of brown bear tourism: a review.
Penteriani, V., López-Bao, J.V., Bettega, C., Dalerum, F., Delgado, M.M., Jerina, K., Kojola, I., Krofel, M. & Ordiz, A. In: Biological Conservation 206:169-180.





Factors affecting survival in Mediterranean populations of Eurasian eagle owl. 
León-Ortega, M., Delgado, M.M., Martínez, J.E., Penteriani, V. & Calvo, J.F. 2016 In: European Journal of Wildlife Research (62): 643-651.

Pattern of repeatability in the movement behaviour of a long-lived territorial species, the eagle owl
Campioni, L., Delgado, M. M. & Penteriani, V. Mar 2016 In : Journal of Zoology. 298, 3, p. 191-197

Human behaviour can trigger large carnivore attacks in developed countries
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D. M., Pinchera, F., Naves, J., Fernández-Gil, A., Kojola, I., Härkönen, S., Norberg, H., Frank, J., Fedriani, J.M., Sahlén, V., Støen, O.-G., Swenson, J.E., Wabakken, P., Pellegrini, M., Herrero, S. & López-Bao, J.V.  Feb 2016 In : Scientific Reports. 6, 20552

Limited prospecting behaviour of juvenile Eagle Owls Bubo bubo during natal dispersal: implications for conservation
Fasciolo, A., Delgado, M. D. M., Cortes, G., Soutullo, A. & Penteriani, V. 2 Jan 2016 In : Bird Study. 63, 1, p. 128-135 8 p.

What is the animal doing? Tools for exploring behavioural structure in animal movements
Gurarie, E., Bracis, C., Delgado, M., Meckley, T. D., Kojola, I. & Wagner, C. M. Jan 2016 In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 85, 1, p. 69-84

Quantitative Ecology and Evolutionary Biology: Integrating Models with Data
Ovaskainen, O. T., de Knegt, H. J. & Delgado Sanchez, M. M. 2016 Oxford University Press.





Evaluating the influence of diet-related variables on breeding performance and home range behaviour of a top predator
Lourenco, R., Delgado, M. D. M., Campioni, L., Korpimäki, E. & Penteriani, V. Oct 2015 In : Population Ecology. 57, 4, p. 625-636

Subtle Gardeners: Inland Predators Enrich Local Topsoils and Enhance Plant Growth
Fedriani, J. M., Garrote, P. J., Delgado, M. D. M. & Penteriani, V. 18 Sep 2015 In : PLoS One. 10, 9, 14 p., 0138273

Genetic signatures of demographic changes in an avian top predator during the last century: Bottlenecks and expansions of the Eurasian eagle owl in the Iberian Peninsula
Gracia, E., Ortego, J., Godoy, J. A., Perez-Garcia, J. M., Blanco, G., Delgado Sanchez, M. M., Penteriani, V., Almodovar, I., Botella, F. & Sanchez-Zapata, J. A. 31 Jul 2015 In : PLoS One. 10, 7, 18 p., e0133954

Spottiness of European graylings (Actinopterygii, Salmonidae) correlates with environmental features and could signal the status of individuals
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. M., Clavero, M. & Ivanc, M. 3 Apr 2015 In : Italian journal of zoology. 82, 2, p. 202-211

Quantifying space use of breeders and floaters of a long-lived species using individual movement data
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D. M. & Campioni, L. 2015 In : Naturwissenschaften. 102, 5-6, 12 p., 21





Owl dusk chorus is related to the quality of individuals and nest-sites
Penteriani, V., Del Mar Delgado, M., Stigliano, R., Campioni, L. & Sanchez, M. Oct 2014 In : Ibis. 156, 4, p. 892-895

Global warming may depress avian population fecundity by selecting against early-breeding, high-quality individuals in northern populations of single-brooded, long-lived species
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D. M. & Lokki, H. 29 Aug 2014 In : Annales Zoologici Fennici. 51, 4, p. 390-398

Bright moonlight triggers natal dispersal departures
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D. M., Kuparinen, A., Saurola, P., Valkama, J., Salo, E., Toivola, J., Aebischer, A. & Arlettaz, R. May 2014 In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 68, 5, p. 743-747

A statistical framework for inferring the influence of conspecifics on movement behaviour
del Mar Delgado, M., Penteriani, V., Manuel Morales, J., Gurarie, E. & Ovaskainen, O. 2014 In : Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 5, 2, p. 183-189

Prospecting and dispersal: their eco-evolutionary dynamics and implications for population patterns
Delgado, M. M., Barton, K. A., Bonte, D. & Travis, J. M. J. 2014 In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B. Biological Sciences. 281, 1778, 9 p., 20132851





Dispersal and species’ responses to climate change
Travis, J. M. J., Delgado, M. D. M., Bocedi, G., Baguette, M., Barton, K., Bonte, D., Boulangeat, I., Hodgson, J. A., Kubisch, A., Penteriani, V., Saastamoinen, M. A. K., Stevens, V. M. & Bullock, J. M. Nov 2013 In : Oikos. 122, 11, p. 1532-1540

Responses of a top and a meso predator and their prey to moon phases
Penteriani, V., Kuparinen, A., del Mar Delgado, M., Palomares, F., Vicente Lopez-Bao, J., Maria Fedriani, J., Calzada, J., Moreno, S., Villafuerte, R., Campioni, L. & Lourenco, R. Nov 2013 In : Oecologia. 173, 3, p. 753-766

Population Characteristics May Reduce the Levels of Individual Call Identity
Delgado, M. D. M., Caferri, E., Mendez, M., Godoy, J. A., Campioni, L. & Penteriani, V. 29 Oct 2013 In : PLoS One. 8, 10, 8 p.

Tawny owl vocal activity is constrained by predation risk
Lourenco, R., Goytre, F., Delgado, M. D. M., Thornton, M., Rabaca, J. E. & Penteriani, V. Sep 2013 In : Journal of Avian Biology. 44, 5, p. 461-468

Community-level phenological response to climate change
Ovaskainen, O., Skorokhodova, S., Yakovleva, M., Sukhov, A., Kutenkov, A., Kutenkova, N., Shcherbakov, A., Meyke, E. & del Mar Delgado, M. 13 Aug 2013 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 110, 33, p. 13434-13439

Brightness features of visual signaling traits in young and adult Eurasian eagle-owls
Bettega, C., Campioni, L., Delgado, M. D. M., Lourenco, R. & Penteriani, V. Jun 2013 In : Journal of raptor research. 47, 2, p. 197-207

Individual and spatio-temporal variations in the home range behaviour of a long-lived, territorial species
Campioni, L., Delgado, M. D. M., Lourenco, R., Bastianelli, G., Fernandez, N. & Penteriani, V. Jun 2013 In : Oecologia. 172, 2, p. 371-385

Nonlinear effects of climate on boreal rodent dynamics: mild winters do not negate high-amplitude cycles
Korpela, K., Delgado, M. D. M., Henttonen, H., Korpimäki, E., Koskela, E., Ovaskainen, O., Pietiäinen, H., Sundell, J., Yoccoz, N. G. & Huitu, O. 2013 In : Global Change Biology. 19, 3, p. 697-710





Breeders and floaters use different habitat cover: should habitat use be a social status-dependent strategy?
Campioni, L., Lourenco, R., Delgado, M. D. M. & Penteriani, V. Oct 2012 In : Journal of Ornithology. 153, 4, p. 1215-1223

There is a limbo under the moon: what social interactions tell us about the floaters’ underworld
Penteriani, V. & Delgado, M. D. M. Feb 2012 In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 66, 2, p. 317-327

Costs of dispersal
Bonte, D., Van Dyck, H., Bullock, J. M., Coulon, A., Delgado, M. D. M., Gibbs, M., Lehouck, V., Matthysen, E., Mustin, K., Saastamoinen, M. A. K., Schtickzelle, N., Stevens, V. M., Vandewoestijne, S., Baguette, M., Barton, K., Benton, T. G., Chaput-Bardy, A., Clobert, J., Dytham, C., Hovestadt, T., Meier, C. M., Palmer, S. C. F., Turlure, C. & Travis, J. M. J. 2012 In : Biological Reviews. 87, 2, p. 290-312

Modelling dispersal: an eco-evolutionary framework incorporating emigration, movement, settlement behaviour and the multiple costs involved
Travis, J. M. J., Mustin, K., Barton, K. A., Benton, T. G., Clobert, J., Delgado, M. D. M., Dytham, C., Hovestadt, T., Palmer, S. C. F., van Dyck, H. & Bonte, D. 2012 In : Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 3, 4, p. 628-641





Birthplace-dependent dispersal: are directions of natal dispersal determined a priori?
Penteriani, V. & Delgado, M. D. M. Oct 2011 In : Ecography. 34, 5, p. 729-737

Kill before being killed: an experimental approach supports the predator-removal hypothesis as a determinant of intraguild predation in top predators
Lourenco, R., Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D. M., Marchi-Bartolozzi, M. & Rabaca, J. E. Sep 2011 In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 65, 9, p. 1709-1714

Individual status, foraging effort and need for conspicuousness shape behavioural responses of a predator to moon phases
Penteriani, V., Kuparinen, A., del Mar Delgado, M., Lourenco, R. & Campioni, L. Aug 2011 In : Animal Behaviour. 82, 2, p. 413-420

Floater strategies and dynamics in birds, and their importance in conservation biology: towards an understanding of nonbreeders in avian populations
Penteriani, V., Ferrer, M. & Delgado, M. D. M. Jun 2011 In : Animal Conservation.. 14, 3, p. 233-241

Superpredation increases mercury levels in a generalist top predator, the eagle owl
Lourenco, R., Tavares, P. C., Delgado, M. D. M., Rabaca, J. E. & Penteriani, V. Jun 2011 In : Ecotoxicology. 20, 4, p. 635-642

Inertia: the discrepancy between individual and common good in dispersal and prospecting behaviour
Delgado, M. D. M., Ratikainen, I. & Kokko, H. 2011 In : Biological Reviews. 86, 3, p. 717-732

The quality of chicks and breeding output do not differ between first and replacement clutches in the Eagle Owl Bubo bubo
Bettega, C., Delgado, M. D. M., Campioni, L., Pedrini, P. & Penteriani, V. 2011 In : Ornis Fennica. 88, 4, p. 217-225





Don’t feed the bears!
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D. M. & Melletti, M. 2010 In : Oryx. 44, p. 169-170

Moonlight makes owls more chatty
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D. M., Campioni, L. & Lourenço , R. 2010 In : PLoS One. 5, 1, p. e8696

Sex allocation from an owl perspective: clutch order could determine brood sex to reduce sibling aggression in the Eagle Owl Bubo bubo
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D. M., Perez-Garcia, J. M., Botella, F., Garcia, S., Sanchez Zapata, J. A., Ortega, M. L., Martinez, J. E., Calvo, J. F., Ortego, J., Penteriani, G., Melletti, M., Krugersberg, I. & Talavera, O. M. 2010 In : Ornis Fennica. 87, 4, p. 135-143

Spatial properties of a forest buffalo herd and individual positioning as a response to environmental cues and social behaviour
Melletti, M., Delgado, M. D. M., Penteriani, V., Mirabile, M. & Boitani, L. 2010 In : Journal of Ethology. 28, 3, p. 421-428

Social status influences microhabitat selection: breeder and floater Eagle Owls Bubo bubo use different post sites
Campioni, L., Delgado, M. D. M. & Penteriani, 2010 In : Ibis. 152, p. 569-579

The effect of phenotypic traits and external cues on natal dispersal movements
Delgado, M. D. M., Penteriani, V., Revilla, E. & Nams, V. O. 2010 In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 79, 3, p. 620-632





The Dusk Chorus from an Owl Perspective: Eagle Owls Vocalize When Their White Throat Badge Contrasts Most
Penteriani, V. & Delgado, M. D. M. 2009 In : PLoS One. 4, 4, p. e4960

Changes of movement patterns from early dispersal to settlement
Delgado, M. D. M., Penteriani, V., Nams, V. O. & Campioni, L. Nov 2009 In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 64, 1, p. 35-43

How fledglings explore surroundings from fledging to dispersal. A case study with Eagle Owls Bubo bubo
Delgado, M. D. M., Penteriani, V. & Nams, V. O. 2009 In : Ardea. 97, p. 715

Thoughts on natal dispersal
Penteriani, V. & Delgado, M. D. M. 2009 In : Journal of raptor research. 43, p. 90-98

When individuals senesce: the ‘Florida effect’ on stable populations of territorial, long-lived birds
Penteriani, V., Ferrer, M., Otalora, F. & Delgado, M. D. M. 2009 In : Oikos. 118, p. 321-327





Behavioral states help translate dispersal movements into spatial distribution patterns of floaters
Delgado, M. D. M. & Penteriani, V. 2008 In : American Naturalist. 172, p. 475-485

Brood-switching in Eagle Owl Bubo bubo fledglings
Penteriani, V. & Delgado, M. D. M. 2008 In : Ibis. 150, p. 816-819

Owls May Use Faeces and Prey Feathers to Signal Current Reproduction
Penteriani, V. & Delgado, M. D. M. 2008 In : PLoS One. 3

Owls and rabbits: predation against substandard individuals of an easy prey
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D. M., Bartolommei, P., Maggio, C., Alonso-Alvarez, C. & Holloway, G. J. 2008 In : Journal of Avian Biology. 39, p. 215-221





The importance of visual cues for nocturnal species: Eagle owl fledglings signal with white mouth feathers
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D. M., Alonso-Alvarez, C., Viqueira Pina, N., Sergio, F., Bartolommei, P. & Thompson, L. J. 2007 In : Ethology. 113, p. 934-943

The importance of visual cues for nocturnal species: eagle owls signal by badge brightness
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D. M., Alonso, C. & Sergio, F. 2007 In : Behavioral Ecology. 18, p. 143-147

Vocal behaviour and neighbour spatial arrangement during vocal displays in eagle owls (Bubo bubo)
Delgado, M. M. & Penteriani, V. 2007 In : Journal of Zoology. 271, p. 310




2004 – 2006

Brightness variability in the white badge of the eagle owl Bubo bubo
Penteriani, V., Alonso-Alvarez, C., Delgado, M. D. M., Sergio, F. & Ferrer, M. 2006 In : Journal of Avian Biology. 37, p. 110-116

Biases in population diet studies due to sampling in heterogeneous environments: a case study with the Eagle Owl
Penteriani, V., Sergio, F., Delgado, M. D., Gallardo, M. & Ferrer, M. 2005 In : Journal of Field Ornithology. 76, p. 237-244

Development of chicks and predispersal behaviour of young in the Eagle Owl Bubo bubo
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. M., Maggio, C., Aradis, A. & Sergio, F. 2005 In : Ibis. 147, p. 155-168

Gender determination of Eurasian Eagle-Owls (Bubo bubo) by morphology
Delgado, M. D. & Penteriani, V. 2004 In : Journal of raptor research. 38, p. 375-377

Spatial heterogeneity and structure of bird populations: a case example with the eagle owl
Penteriani, V., Delgado, M. D., Gallardo, M. & Ferrer, M. 2004 In : Population Ecology. 46, p. 185-192