Professor Elli Leadbeater

  1. 2019
  2. E-pub ahead of print

    Sulfoxaflor exposure reduces egg laying in bumblebees Bombus terrestris

    Siviter, H., Horner, J., Brown, M. & Leadbeater, E., 29 Oct 2019, In : JOURNAL OF APPLIED ECOLOGY. p. 1-10 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published
  4. Published

    Honeybee Communication: There’s More on the Dancefloor

    Leadbeater, E. & Hasenjager, M., 22 Apr 2019, In : Current Biology . 29, p. R285-R286 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  5. 2018
  6. Published

    Quantifying the impact of pesticides on learning and memory in bees

    Siviter, H., Koricheva, J., Brown, M. & Leadbeater, E., Nov 2018, In : JOURNAL OF APPLIED ECOLOGY. 55, 6, p. 2812-2821 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    Sulfoxaflor exposure reduces bumblebee reproductive success

    Siviter, H., Brown, M. & Leadbeater, E., 6 Sep 2018, In : Nature. 561, p. 109-112 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    A land classification protocol for pollinator ecology research: An urbanization case study

    Samuelson, A. & Leadbeater, E., Jun 2018, In : Ecology and Evolution. 8, 11, p. 5598-5610 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Published

    Lower bumblebee colony reproductive success in agricultural compared with urban environments

    Samuelson, A., Gill, R., Brown, M. & Leadbeater, E., Jun 2018, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological sciences. 285, 1881, p. 1-9 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. 2017
  11. Published

    A social insect perspective on the evolution of social learning mechanisms

    Leadbeater, E. & Dawson, E., 25 Jul 2017, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114, 30, p. 7838–7845 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

  12. Published

    Foraging by honeybees

    Samuelson, A. & Leadbeater, E., 2017, Encyclopedia of Animal Cognition and Behavior. Vonk, J. & Shacklelford, T. K. (eds.). Springer

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  13. 2016
  14. Published

    Effect of acute pesticide exposure on bee spatial working memory using an analogue of the radial-arm maze

    Samuelson, E., Chen-Wishart, Z., Gill, R. & Leadbeater, E., 13 Dec 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, p. 1-11 11 p., 38957.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Alarm substances induce associative social learning in honeybees, Apis mellifera

    Dawson, E., Chittka, L. & Leadbeater, E., Dec 2016, In : Animal Behaviour. 122, p. 17–22 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Published

    Reproductive environment affects learning performance in a bumble bee

    Evans, L., Raine, N. & Leadbeater, E., Dec 2016, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 70, 12, p. 2053–2060 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Co-operation between non-relatives in a primitively eusocial wasp, Polistes dominula

    Leadbeater, E. & Field, J., 4 Jan 2016, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences. 371, 1687, p. 1-6 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

  18. 2015
  19. Published

    What evolves in the evolution of social learning?

    Leadbeater, E., 5 Jan 2015, In : Journal of Zoology . 295, 1, p. 4-11 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. 2014
  21. Published

    Foraging bumblebees do not rate social information above personal experience

    Leadbeater, E. & Florent, C., Jul 2014, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 68, 7, p. 1145-1150 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    Insights from insects about adaptive social information use

    Grueter, C. & Leadbeater, E., Mar 2014, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 29, 3, p. 177-184 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

  23. 2013
  24. Published

    Clypeal patterning in the paper wasp Polistes dominulus: No evidence of adaptive value in the wild

    Green, J. P., Leadbeater, E., Carruthers, J. M., Rosser, N. S., Field, J. & Lucas, E. R., 1 May 2013, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 24, 3, p. 623-633 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    Learning by observation emerges from simple associations in an insect model

    Dawson, E. H., Avarguès-Weber, A., Chittka, L. & Leadbeater, E., 22 Apr 2013, In : Current Biology . 23, 8, p. 727-730 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Forthcoming

    Available kin recognition cues may explain why wasp behaviour reflects relatedness to nestmates

    Leadbeater, E., Dapporto, L., Turrillazzi, S. & Field, J., 2013, (Accepted/In press) In : Behavioural Ecology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. 2012
  28. Published

    Little effect of seasonal constraints on population genetic structure in eusocial paper wasps

    Lengronne, T., Leadbeater, E., Patalano, S., Dreier, S., Field, J., Sumner, S. & Keller, L., Oct 2012, In : Ecology and Evolution. 2, 10, p. 2615-24 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Published

    Great tits in urban noise benefit from high frequencies in song detection and discrimination

    Pohl, N. U., Leadbeater, E., Klump, G. M., Langemann, U. & Slabbekoorn, H., 1 Mar 2012, In : Animal Behaviour. 83, 3, p. 711-721 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. 2011
  31. Published

    Do inexperienced bumblebee foragers use scent marks as social information?

    Leadbeater, E. & Chittka, L., 1 Nov 2011, In : Animal Cognition. 14, 6, p. 915-919 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Published

    Nest inheritance is the missing source of direct fitness in a primitively eusocial insect

    Leadbeater, E., Carruthers, J. M., Green, J. P., Rosser, N. S. & Field, J., 12 Aug 2011, In : Science. 333, 6044, p. 874-876 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. 2010
  34. Published

    Social learning: The importance of copying others

    Grüter, C., Leadbeater, E. & Ratnieks, F. L. W., 24 Aug 2010, In : Current Biology . 20, 16

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Published

    Unrelated helpers in a primitively eusocial wasp: Is helping tailored towards direct fitness?

    Leadbeater, E., Carruthers, J. M., Green, J. P., van Heusden, J. & Field, J., 1 Jan 2010, In : PLoS ONE. 5, 8

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. 2009
  37. Published

    Bumble-bees learn the value of social cues through experience

    Leadbeater, E. & Chittka, L., 23 Jun 2009, In : Biology Letters. 5, 3, p. 310-312 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    Social Learning: What Do Drosophila Have to Offer?

    Leadbeater, E., 12 May 2009, In : Current Biology . 19, 9

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. 2008
  40. Published

    Social transmission of nectar-robbing behaviour in bumble-bees

    Leadbeater, E. & Chittka, L., 22 Jul 2008, In : PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES . 275, 1643, p. 1669-1674 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. 2007
  42. Published

    The dynamics of social learning in an insect model, the bumblebee (Bombus terrestris)

    Leadbeater, E. & Chittka, L., 1 Sep 2007, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 61, 11, p. 1789-1796 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. Published

    Social Learning in Insects - From Miniature Brains to Consensus Building

    Leadbeater, E. & Chittka, L., 21 Aug 2007, In : Current Biology . 17, 16

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    Social learning in insects--from miniature brains to consensus building

    Leadbeater, E. & Chittka, L., 21 Aug 2007, In : Current Biology. 17, 16, p. R703-13

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. 2006
  46. Published

    Social Learning: Ants and the Meaning of Teaching

    Leadbeater, E., Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L., 9 May 2006, In : Current Biology . 16, 9

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. 2005
  48. Published

    Social learning: Public information in insects

    Chittka, L. & Leadbeater, E., 8 Nov 2005, In : Current Biology . 15, 21

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Published

    Unusual phonation, covarying song characteristics and song preferences in female zebra finches

    Leadbeater, E., Riebel, K. & Goller, F., 1 Oct 2005, In : Animal Behaviour. 70, 4, p. 909-919 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. Published

    A new mode of information transfer in foraging bumblebees?

    Leadbeater, E. & Chittka, L., 21 Jun 2005, In : Current Biology . 15, 12

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle