Publications (email me for pdfs)
Chiver I, Schlinger BA. Context-specific effects of testosterone on vocal behavior in a tropical sub-oscine bird (in review).
Chiver I, Schlinger BA. 2019. Sex-specific effects of testosterone on vocal output in a tropical sub-oscine bird. Animal Behaviour, 148:105-112.
Schlinger BA, Fuxjager MJ, Chiver I. 2019. Hormonal and Neuromuscular Regulation of Courtship Displays. Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior 2nd Edition, in press.
Fuxjager MJ, Fusani L, Goller F, Trost L, Ter Maat A, Gahr M, Chiver I, Ligon R M, Chew J, and Schlinger BA. 2017. Neuromuscular mechanisms of an elaborate wing display in the golden-collared manakin (Manacus vitellinus), Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 220: 4681-4688.
Chiver I, Schlinger BA.2017. Clearing up the court: sex and the endocrine basis of display court manipulation. Animal Behaviour, 131:115-121.
Chiver I, Schlinger BA. 2017. Sex differences in androgen activation of complex courtship display. Animal Behaviour, 124:109-117.
Chiver I, Jaramillo CA, Morton ES. 2017. Mobbing behavior and attacks on snakes in a tropical passerine. Journal of Ornithology, 158: 935-942.
Chiver I, Stutchbury BJM, Morton ES. 2015. The function of seasonal song in a tropical resident species, the Red-throated Ant-tanager. Journal of Ornithology, 156:55-63.
Chiver I, Stutchbury BJM, Morton ES. 2014. Seasonal variation in male testosterone levels in a tropical bird with year-round territoriality. Journal of Field Ornithology, 85:1-9.
Chiver I, Ogden LJ, Stutchbury BJM, 2010. Hooded Warbler (Wilsonia citrina), The Birds of North America Online (A Poole, Ed.). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; Retrieved from the Birds of North America Online.
Morton ES, Stutchbury BJM, Chiver I, 2010. Parental conflict and brood desertion by females in blue-headed vireos. Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology.64:947-954.
Chiver I, Morton ES, 2010. Red-throated Ant-Tanager (Habia fuscicauda), Neotropical Birds Online (TS Schulenberg, Editor). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: http://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/
Chiver I, Stutchbury BJM, Morton ES, 2009. Do male plumage and song characteristics influence female off-territory forays and paternity in the hooded warbler? Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 62:1981-1990.
Chiver I, Morton ES, Stutchbury BJM, 2007. Incubation delays territory defence by male blue-headed vireos (Vireo solitarius). Animal Behaviour 73:143-148.
Morton ES, Howlett J, Kopysh NC, Chiver I, 2006. Song ranging in incubating male blue-headed vireos: the importance of familiarity with song structure and implications for song delivery patterns. Journal of Field Ornithology 77: 291-301