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Publications: Publications


Bretman A, Chapman T, Rouse J, Wigby S. (2023) Playing to the crowd: using Drosophila to dissect mechanisms underlying plastic male strategies in sperm competition games. Advances in the Study of Behavior Reviews. 55, 1-35.

Bennett-Keki S, Fowler EK, Folkes L, Moxon S, Chapman T. (2023). Sex-biased gene expression in nutrient sensing pathways. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 290, 20222086.

Bath E, Rostant WG, J Mason JS, Ostridge H, Mohr T, Smith S, Mank JE, Chapman T, Perry JC. (2023). Sexual selection and the evolution of condition-dependence: an experimental test at two resource levels. Evolution, 77, 776–788.


Siddall A, Harvey-Samuel T, Chapman T, Leftwich PT. (2022) Manipulating insect sex determination pathways for genetic pest management: opportunities and challenges. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology, 2022,10. 10:867851. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2022.867851.

Duxbury EML, Carlsson H, Sales K, Sultanova, Z, Immler S, Chapman T & Maklakov AA. (2022). Multigenerational downregulation of insulin/IGF-1 signaling in adulthood improves lineage survival, reproduction, and fitness in Caenorhabditis elegans supporting the developmental theory of ageing. Evolution 76, 2829-2845.

Sepil I, Perry JC, Dore A, Chapman T, Wigby S. (2022) Experimental evolution under varying sex ratio and protein availability modulates male mating success in Drosophila melanogaster. Biology Letters 18, 20210652.

Fowler, EK, Leigh S, Bretman A and Chapman T. (2022) Plastic responses of males and females interact to determine mating behavior. Evolution, 76, 2116-2129.

Darrington M, Leftwich PT, Holmes N, Friend LA, Clarke NVE, Margaritopolous JT, Hutchings MI & Chapman T. (2022) Characterisation of the symbionts in the Mediterranean fruitfly gut. Microbial Genomics. 8, 000801.

Mitchell C, Leigh S, Alphey L, Haerty W & Chapman T (2022) Reproductive Interference and Satyrisation: mechanisms, outcomes and potential use for insect control. J Pest Science, 3, 1023-1036.

Fowler EK, Leigh SA, Rostant WG, Thomas A, Bretman A & Chapman T. (2022) Social memory affects female fecundity via perception of fly deposits.  BMC Biology, 20, 1-13.


Sultanova Z, Ivmey-Cook ER, Chapman T*, Maklakov AA*. (2021) Fitness benefits of dietary restriction. Proc Roy Soc B, 288, 20211787.

Hotzy C, Fowler EK, Francis R, Kiehl B, Mason JS, Moxon S, Rostant WG, Chapman T, Immler S. (2022). Evolutionary history of sexual selection affects microRNA profiles in Drosophila sperm. Evolution, 76, 310-319.

Perry JC & Chapman T. (2021). The interface of sexual selection, conflict and evolutionary psychology: emerging core themes. In: the Handbook of Human Mating, eds Buss DM & Durkee P. Oxford University Press.

Bath E, Edmunds D, Norman J, Atkins C, Harper L, Rostant WG, Chapman T, Wigby S, Perry JC. (2021) Sex ratio and the evolution of aggression in fruit flies. Proc Roy Soc B, 288, 20203053.

Ivimey-Cook ER, Sales K, Carlsson H, Immler S, Chapman T and Maklakov AA. (2021) Transgenerational fitness effects of lifespan extension by dietary restriction in Caenorhabditis elegans. Proc Roy Soc B, 288, 20210701.

Kionsky et al (>1500 authors) (2021) Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy (4th edition). Autophagy,

Leigh S, Taylor MI, Rostant WG, Alphey L & Chapman T. (2021) Satyrization in fruitflies. J Evol Biol, 34, 319-330.


Dore AA, Rostant WG, Bretman A & Chapman T.  (2020) Plastic male mating behaviour evolves in response to the competitive environment. Evolution, 75, 101-115.

Leftwich PT, Edgington MP & Chapman T. (2020) Transmission efficiency drives host-microbe associations. Proc Roy Soc B 287, 287, 20200820.

Dore AA, Bretman A & Chapman T. (2020) Fitness consequences of redundant cues of competition in male D. melanogaster. Ecology and Evolution, 10, 5517-5526.

Rostant WG, Mason JS, deCoriolis J-C & Chapman T. (2020) Resource-dependent evolution of female resistance responses to sexual conflict. Evolution Letters, 4, 54-64.

Rostant WR, Fowler EK & Chapman T. (2020) Sexual conflict theory: concepts and empirical tests. The SAGE Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology, edited by Todd Shackelford.


Fowler EK, Bradbury T, Moxon S, Chapman T. (2019) Sex-specific transcriptional responses to mating in D. melanogaster. Scientific Reports in press.

Maklakov AA & Chapman T. (2019) Evolution of ageing as a tangle of trade-offs: energy versus function. Proc Roy Soc B, 286, 20191604.

Duxbury EML & Chapman T. (2019). Sex-specific responses of lifespan and fitness to variation in developmental versus adult diets in D. melanogaster. Journals of Gerontology: Biological Sciences. In press.

Nash, WJ, Irina Mohorianu, I & Chapman T. (2019). Mate choice and gene expression signatures associated with nutritional adaptation in the medfly (Ceratitis capitata). Sci Reports, 9:6704.

Bolton M, Collins HL, Linn Jr CE, Chapman T, Morrison NI & Shelton AM (2019). Response to artificial pheromone sources by OX4319L transgenic Diamondback Moth and dispersal characteristics of a laboratory-reared, wildtype strain. J. Econ Entomol.

Leftwich PT*, Nash, WJ*, Friend LA, & Chapman T. (2019). Contribution of maternal effects to dietary selection in the medfly. Evolution, 73: 278-292.

Morimoto J, McDonald GC, Smith E, Smith DT, Perry JC, Chapman T, Pizzari T & Wigby S. (2019). Experimental demonstration that sex peptide receptor-regulated polyandry differentially modulates pre- and post-copulatory sexual selection in Drosophila. Nature Communications, 10: 283.


Spurgin, LG & Chapman T. (2018) Finches choose parent lookalikes as mates. Nature 564, 196-197.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-018-07494-8

Leftwich PT, Hutchings MI & Chapman T. (2018) Diet, gut microbes and mate choice. Bioessays, 40, 1800053.

Mohorianu I*, Fowler EK*, Dalmay T & Chapman T. (2018) Control of seminal fluid protein expression by regulatory hubs in D. melanogaster. Proc Roy Soc B.

Godwin J, Spurgin L, Michalczyk L, Martin O, Lumley A, Chapman T & Gage MJG. (2018) Lineages evolved under stronger sexual selection show superior ability to invade conspecific competitor populations. Evolution Letters, 2, 511-523.

Chapman, T. (2018) Sexual conflict: mechanisms and emerging themes in resistance biology. Am Nat,

Dore AA, McDowall L, Rouse J, Bretman A, Gage MJG, Chapman T. (2018) The role of complex cues in social and reproductive plasticity. Behav Ecol Sociobiol, 72, 124.

Leftwich, PT, Clarke NVE, Hutchings MI & Chapman T. (2018) Reply to Obadi et al: Effect of methyl paraben on host-microbiota interactions in Drosophila melanogaster. PNAS, 201805499.

Fowler, EK, Mohorianu I, Smith DT, Dalmay T & Chapman T. (2018) Small RNA populations revealed by blocking rRNA fragments in Drosophila melanogaster reproductive tissues. PLoS One, 13, e0191966.

Mason JS, Wileman T & Chapman T. (2018) Lifespan extension without fertility reduction following dietary addition of the autophagy activator Torin1 in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS One, 13, e0190105.


Darrington M, Dalmay T, Morrison NI, & Chapman T. (2017) Implementing the sterile insect technique with RNA interference. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. Special Issue on SIT. 164, 155-175.

Leftwich, PT, Clarke NVE. Hutchings & Chapman T. (2018) Reply to Rosenberg et al: Diet, gut bacteria and assortative mating in D. melanogaster. Tracking #: 2017-21804R. PNAS, 115, E2154-E2155.

Leftwich, PT, Clarke NVE. Hutchings & Chapman T. (2017) Gut microbiomes and reproductive isolation in Drosophila. PNAS 114, 12767–12772.

Bretman A, Rouse J, Westmancoat JD & Chapman T. (2017) The role of species-specific sensory cues in male responses to mating rivals in D. melanogaster fruitflies. Ecology and Evolution, 7, 9247-9256.

Mohorianu I, Bretman A, Smith DT, Fowler E, Dalmay T & Chapman T. (2017) Comparison of alternative approaches for analysing multi-level RNA-seq data. PLoS One, 12, e0182694.

Godwin JL, Vasudeva R, Michalczyk Ł, Martin OY, Lumley AJ, Chapman T. & Gage, MJG. (2017) Experimental evolution reveals that sperm competition intensity selects for longer, more costly sperm. Evolution Letters, 1, 102-113.

Fricke C & Chapman T. (2017) Variation in the post-mating fitness landscape in fruitflies. J. Evol. Biol, 30, 1250–1261. Editor’s choice article, July 2017.

Chapman, T & Wolfner, MF (2017) Make love, then war. Nature Ecol & Evol 1, 0174.

Mohorianu I, Bretman A, Smith DT, Fowler E, Dalmay T & Chapman T. (2017) Genomic responses to socio-sexual environment in male Drosophila melanogaster exposed to conspecific rivals. RNA, 23, 1048-1059.

Duxbury E, Rostant WR, Chapman T. (2017) Manipulation of feeding regime alters sexual dimorphism for lifespan and reduces sexual conflict in the fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster. Proc Roy Soc B, 284, 20170391.

Longdon B, Day JP, Schulz N,  Leftwich PT, de Jong MA, Breuker CJ, Gibb M, Obbard DJ, Wilfert L, Smith SCL, McGonigle JE, Houslay TM, Wright L, Livraghi L, Evans LC, Friend LA, Chapman T,,Vontas J, Kambouraki N, & Jiggins FM. (2017). Vertically transmitted rhabdoviruses are found across three insect families and have dynamic interactions with their hosts. Proc Roy Soc B. 284, 20162381.

Smith DT, Clarke NVE, Boone JM, Fricke C & Chapman T. (2017) Sexual conflict over remating interval is modulated by the sex peptide pathway. Proc Roy Soc B. 284, 20162394.

Leftwich PT, Nash WJ, Friend LA, Chapman T. (2017) Adaptation to divergent larval diets in the medfly, Ceratitis capitata. Evolution 77, 289–303. DOI: 10.1111/evo.13113


Wolfner MF & Chapman T. (2016) Semen toxicity. In: Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science, edited by Todd K. Shackelford and Viviana A. Weekes-Shackelford. Spinger Nature. Pp1-5. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-16999-6_3081-1.

Mason JS, Rostant WG & Chapman T. (2016) Resource limitation and responses to rivals in males of the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster. J. Evol Biol. DOI: 10.1111/jeb.12924.

Green, D, Dalmay, T & (2016). Microguards and micromessengers of the genome. Heredity, 116:125-134. doi:10.1038/hdy.2015.84

Leftwich PT, Bolton M & . (2016). Evolutionary biology and genetic techniques for insect control. Evolutionary Applications, 9, 212–230. DOI: 10.1111/eva.12280


Bretman A, Fricke C, Westmancoat JD & Chapman T. (2015). Effect of competitive cues on reproductive morphology and behavioural plasticity in male fruitflies Behavioural Ecology, 27, 452-461

Lumley AJ, Michalczyk Ł, Kitson JNJ, Spurgin LG, Morrison CA, Godwin JL, Dickinson ME, Martin OY, Emerson BC, Chapman T & Gage MJG. (2015). Sexual selection protects against extinction. Nature, 522, 470-473.


Fricke C, Green D, Smith DT, Dalmay T. & Chapman T. (2014). MicroRNAs influence reproductive responses by females to male sex peptide in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics, 198, 1603-1619.

Leftwich PT, Koukidou M, Rempoulakis P, Gong H-F, Zacharopoulou A, Fu G, Chapman T, Economopoulos A, Vontas J & Alphey A. (2014). Genetic elimination of field-cage populations of Mediterranean Fruit Flies. Proc Roy Soc B. 281, 20141372.

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Brockhurst MA, Chapman T, King KC, Mank JE, Paterson S & Hurst GDD (2014) Running with the Red Queen: the role of biotic conflicts in evolution. Proc Roy Soc B. 281, 20141382.

Edward DA, Poissant J, Wilson AJ & Chapman T. (2014). Sexual conflict and interacting phenotypes: a quantitative genetic analysis of fecundity and copula duration in Drosophila melanogaster. Evolution, 68, 1651–1660.

Chapman T. (2014). Sexual conflict and evolutionary psychology: towards a unified framework. In: The Evolution of Sexuality. Eds TK Shackelford and RD Hansen. Springer: New York.

Sirot LK, Wong A, Chapman T*, Wolfner MF*. (2014). Sexual conflict and seminal fluid proteins: a dynamic landscape of sexual interactions. In: Sexual Conflict. Eds WR Rice and S Gavrilets. CSHL press. *Corresponding authors.

Nash, WJ & Chapman, T. (2014). Effect of dietary components on larval life history characteristics in the Medfly (Ceratitis capitata: Diptera, Tephritidae). PLoS One, 9, e86029.


Bretman A, Westmancoat JD & Chapman T. (2013) Male control of mating duration following exposure to rivals in fruitflies. J Insect Physiol. 59, 824–827.

Gerrard DT, Fricke C, Edward DA, Edwards DR & Chapman T. (2013) Genome-wide responses of female fruit flies subjected to divergent mating regimes. PLoS One 8, e68136.

Edward DA & Chapman T. (2013) Life history variation in male mate choice in Drosophila melanogaster. Animal Behaviour, 86, 269-275.

Fricke C, Green D, Mills WE & Chapman T. (2013) Age-dependent female responses to a male ejaculate signal alter demographic opportunities for selection. Proc Roy Soc B. 280, 20130428.

Bretman A, Westmancoat JD, Gage MJG & Chapman T. (2013) Costs and benefits of lifetime exposure to mating rivals in male Drosophila melanogaster. Evolution. 67, 2413–2422.

Edward DA & Chapman T. (2013) Variation in male mate choice in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS One, 8, e56299.

Snook RR, Gidaszewski NA, Chapman T, & Simmons LW. (2013) Experimental sexual selection and sex comb evolution in Drosophila. J. Evol Biol. DOI: 10.1111/jeb.12105.


Gioti A, Wigby S, Wertheim B, Schuster E, Martinez P, Pennington CJ, Partridge L & Chapman T. (2012) Sex peptide of D. melanogaster males is a global regulator of reproductive processes in females. Proc Roy Soc B. 279, 4423-4432.

Leftwich PT, Edward DA, Alphey L, Gage MJG & Chapman T. (2012) Variation in adult sex ratio alters the association between courtship, mating frequency and paternity in the lek-forming fruitfly Ceratitis capitata. J. Evol Biol. 25, 1732–1740.

Alphey L, Koukidou M, Ant TH, Leftwich PT, Reboulakis C, Vontas J, Economopoulos A, Chapman, T. (2012). Genetic improvements to sterile-male control of tephritid fruit flies. 11th Tephritid TEAM newsletter, pp 3-8.

Edward DA & Chapman T. (2012) Measuring the fitness benefits of male mate choice in Drosophila melanogaster. Evolution, 66, 2646–2653.

Edward DA & Chapman T. (2012) Sex specific effects of developmental environment on reproductive trait expression in Drosophila melanogaster. Ecology and Evolution, 2, 1362–1370.

Bretman A, Westmancoat JD, Gage MJG & Chapman T. (2012) Individual plastic responses by males to rivals reveal mismatches between behaviour and fitness outcomes. Proc Roy Soc B, 279, 2868-2876.

Brommer JE, Fricke C, Edward DA & Chapman T. (2012) Interactions between genotype and sexual conflict environment influence transgenerational fitness in Drosophila melanogaster. Evolution 66, 517-531.


Edward DA & Chapman T. (2011) Evolutionary significance of male mate choice. Trends Ecol Evol. 26, 647–654.

Michalczyk Ł, Millard AL, Martin OY, Lumley AJ, Emerson BC, Chapman T & Gage MJG. (2011) Inbreeding promotes female promiscuity, Science, 333, 1739-1742.

Bretman A, Gage MJG & Chapman T. (2011) Quick-change artists: Male plastic behavioural responses to rivals. Trends Ecol Evol 26, 467-473.

Bretman A, Westmancoat JD, Gage MJG & Chapman T. (2011) Multiple, redundant cues used by males to detect mating rivals. Current Biology 21, 617-622.

Edward DA, Fricke C, Gerrard DT & Chapman T. (2011) Quantifying the life history response to increased male exposure in female Drosophila melanogaster. Evolution 65, 564-573.

Wigby S, Slack C, Grönke S, Martinez P, Chapman T. & Partridge L. (2011) Insulin signalling modulates mating in female Drosophila. Proc Roy Soc B 278, 424-431.


Fricke C, Martin OY, Bretman A, Bussière L, & Chapman T. (2010) Sperm competitive ability in Drosophila: sperm offence, defence and lifetime reproductive success. Evolution 64, 2746-2757.

Bretman, Fricke, Hethington, Stone & Chapman. (2010) Exposure to rivals and plastic responses to sperm competition in Drosophila melanogaster. Behav Ecol. 21, 317-321.

Edward DA, Fricke C & Chapman T. (2010) Adaptation in response to sexual selection and sexual conflict: insights from experimental evolution and artificial selection. Phil Trans Roy Soc B 365, 2541-2548.


Wigby S, Sirot L, Linklater JR, Buehner N, Calboli FCF, Bretman A, Wolfner MF & Chapman T. (2009). Seminal fluid protein allocation and male reproductive success Curr Biol 19, 1-7.

Fricke C, Bretman A & Chapman T. (2009) Female nutritional status determines the magnitude and sign of responses to a male ejaculate signal in Drosophila melanogaster. J Evol Biol 23, 157-165.

Bretman A, Fricke C & Chapman T. (2009) Plastic responses of male D. melanogaster to the level of sperm competition increase male reproductive fitness.  Proc R Soc B 276, 1705-1711.

Fricke, C., Bretman A. & Chapman, T. (2009) Female nutritional status determines the magnitude and sign of responses to a male ejaculate signal in Drosophila melanogaster. J. Evol Biol. 23, 157-165.

Bretman, A, Lawniczak, M.K.N., Boone, J.M. & Chapman, T. (2009) A mating plug protein reduces early female remating in Drosophila melanogaster. J. Insect Physiology. 56, 107-113.

Wigby, S., Sirot, L., Linklater, J.R., Buehner, N., Calboli, F.C.F., Bretman, A., Wolfner, M.F. & Chapman, T. (2009). Seminal fluid protein allocation and male reproductive success Current Biology, 19, 1-7.

Hosken, D.J., Martin, O.Y., Wigby, S., Chapman, T.  & Hodgson, D.J. (2009) Sexual conflict and reproductive isolation in flies. Biology Letters, 5, 697-699.

Fricke, C., Perry, J., Chapman, T. & Rowe, L. (2009) Conditional economics of sexual conflict. Biology Letters, 5, 671-674.

Snook, R.R, Chapman, T., Moore, P.J., Wedell, N. & Crudgington, H.S. (2009) Interactions between the sexes: new perspectives on sexual selection and reproductive isolation. Evolutionary Ecology, 23, 71-91.

Chapman, T. (2009) Finding the right plugin: mosquitoes have the answer. PLoS Biology 7(12): e1000273.

Chapman, T. (2009) Sexual conflict and sex allocation. Biology Letters, 5, 660-662.

Bretman, A., Fricke, C. & Chapman, T. (2009) Plastic responses of male D. melanogaster to the level of sperm competition increase male reproductive fitness.  Proc R Soc B 276, 1705-1711.

Fricke, C., Wigby, S., Hobbs, R. & Chapman, T.  (2009) The benefits of male ejaculate sex peptide transfer in Drosophila melanogaster. J. Evolutionary Biology 22, 275-286.


Chapman, T. (2008) Evolutionary biology: sterile saviours? Current Biology, 18, R261-R263.

Chapman, T. (2008) The soup in my fly: evolution, form and function of seminal fluid proteins. PLoS Biology 6(7):e179.

Fricke, C., Bretman, A. & Chapman, T. (2008) Adult male nutrition and reproductive success in Drosophila melanogaster Evolution 62, 3170-3177.

Rogers, D. W., Denniff, M., Chapman, T., Fowler, K. & Pomiankowski, A. (2008) Male sexual ornament size is positively associated with reproductive morphology and enhanced fertility in the stalk-eyed fly Teleopsis dalmanni. BMC Evolutionary Biology 8, 236.

Barnes, A.I., Wigby, S., Boone, J., Partridge, L. & Chapman, T. (2008) Feeding, fecundity and lifespan in female Drosophila melanogaster. Proc. R. Soc. B. 275, 1675-1683.

Mueller, J. L., Linklater, J, R., Chapman, T., Wolfner, M.F. (2008) Targeted gene deletion and phenotypic analysis of the Drosophila melanogaster seminal fluid protease inhibitor Acp62F Genetics, 178, 1605-1614.

Kraaijeveld, K., Denniff,  M., Baker, R.H. & Chapman, T. (2008) The evolution of sperm and non-sperm producing organs in male Drosophila. Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 94, 505-512.

Wigby, S., Domanitskaya, E.V., Choffat, Y. Kubli, E. & Chapman, T. (2008) The effect of mating on immunity can be masked by experimental injection in female Drosophila melanogaster. J. Insect Physiol. 54, 414-420.

Reuter, M. Linklater, J.R. Lehmann, L., Fowler, K., Chapman, T. & Hurst, G.D.D.  (2008) Adaptation to experimental alterations of the operational sex ratio in populations of Drosophila melanogaster. Evolution, 62, 401-412.


Lawniczak, M.K.N., Barnes, A.I., Linklater, J.R., Boone, J.M., Wigby, S. & Chapman, T. (2007) Mating and immunity in invertebrates. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 22, 48-55.

Linklater, J.R., Wertheim, B., Wigby, S. & Chapman, T. (2007) Ejaculate depletion patterns evolve in response to experimental manipulation of sex ratio in D. melanogaster. Evolution, 61, 2027-2034.

Barnes, A.I., Boone, J.M., Partridge, L. & Chapman, T. (2007) A functioning ovary is not required for sex peptide to reduce receptivity to mating in D. melanogaster. J. Insect Physiology, 53, 343-348.


Tregenza, T., Wedell, N. & Chapman T. (2006) Sexual conflict: a new paradigm? Phil. Trans. Biol. Sci. 361, 229-234.

Chapman, T. (2006) Evolutionary conflicts of interest between males and females. Current Biology, 16, 744-754.

Davies, S.J. & Chapman, T. (2006) Identification of genes expressed in the accessory glands of male Mediterranean Fruit Flies (Ceratitis capitata). Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 36, 846-856.

Corley, L.S., Cotton, S., McConnell, E., Chapman, T., Fowler, K. & Pomiankowski, A. (2006). Highly variable sperm precedence in the stalk-eyed fly Teleopsis dalmanni. BMC Evol. Biol., 6, 53.

Wigby, S. & Chapman, T. (2006) No evidence that experimental manipulation of sexual conflict drives pre-mating reproductive isolation in Drosophila melanogaster. J. Evol. Biol., 19, 1033-1039.

Rogers, D.W., Grant, C.A., Chapman, T., Pomiankowski, A. & Fowler, K. (2006). The influence of male and female eyespan on fertility in the stalk-eyed fly Cyrtodiopsis dalmanni. Anim. Behav. 72,1363-1369.

Barnes, A.I., Boone, J.M., Jacobson, J., Partridge, L. & Chapman, T. (2006) No extension of lifespan by ablation of germ-line in Drosophila. Proc. R. Soc. B, 273: 939-947.

Chapman, T. (2006) Sex and Power. Review of: Sexual Conflict by Goran Arnqvist and Locke Rowe 2005 Princeton University Press. Nature, 439, 537.


Davies, S.J., Kattel, R., Bhatia, B., Grandison, R. Petherwick A. & Chapman, T. (2005) The effect of diet and sex on longevity in Mediterranean fruit flies (Ceratitis capitata), Diptera: Tephritidae. Experimental Gerontology, 40. 784-792.

Grant, C.A., Chapman, T., Pomiankowski, A. & Fowler, K. (2005) No detectable genetic correlation between male and female mating frequency in the stalk eyed fly Cyrtodiopsis dalmanni. Heredity, 95, 444-448.

Pomiankowski, A., Denniff, M., Fowler, K. & Chapman, T. (2005) The costs and benefits of high mating rates in male stalk-eyed flies, Cyrtodiopsis dalmanni. J. Insect Physiol., 51, 1165-1171.

Rogers, D.W. Chapman, T., Fowler, K. & Pomiankowski, A. (2005) Mating-induced reduction in accessory reproductive organ size in the stalk eyed-fly Cyrtodiopsis dalmanni. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 5,37.

Wigby, S. & Chapman, T. (2005) Sex peptide causes mating costs in female Drosophila melanogaster. Current Biology, 15, 316-321.

Rogers D. W., Baker, R. H., Chapman, T., Denniff, M., Pomiankowski, A. & Fowler K. (2005) Direct and correlated responses to artificial selection on male mating frequency in the stalk-eyed fly Cyrtodiopsis dalmanni. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 18, 642-650.

Kraaijeveld, K., Katsoyannos, B. I., Stavrinides, M., Kouloussis, N. A. & Chapman, T. (2005) Investigation of remating, refractory period and the effect of sex ratio on remating in wild females of the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata. Animal Behaviour, 69, 771-776.

Chapman, T., Pomiankowski, A. & Fowler, K. Quick Guide, Stalk-eyed flies. (2005) Current Biology, 15, R533-R535.


Chapman, T. & Davies, S. J. (2004) Functions and analysis of the seminal fluid proteins of male Drosophila melanogaster fruit flies. Peptides, 25, 1477-1490.

Wigby, S. & Chapman, T. (2004) Female resistance to male harm evolves in response to manipulation of sexual conflict. Evolution, 58, 1028-1037.

Mair, W., Sgrò, C. M., Johnson, A. P., Chapman, T. & Partridge, L. (2004) Lifespan extension by dietary restriction in female Drosophila melanogaster is not caused by a reduction in vitellogenesis or ovarian activity Experimental Gerontology, 39, 1011-1019.

Kraaijeveld, K. & Chapman, T. (2004) Effects of male sterility on female remating in the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata. Proceedings of the Royal Society B Letters 271, S209-S211.

Wigby, S. & Chapman T. (2004) Sperm competition. Current Biology, 14, R100-R103.

Reguera, P., Pomiankowski, A., Fowler, K & Chapman, T. (2004) Low cost of reproduction in female stalk eyed flies, Cyrtodiopsis dalmanni. Journal of Insect Physiology, 50, 103-108.

Magwere, T., Chapman, T. & Partridge, L. (2004) Sex differences in the effect of dietary restriction on lifespan and mortality rates in female and male Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Gerontology: Biological Sciences. 59A, 3-9.


Chapman, T., Bangham, J., Vinti, G., Seifried, B., Lung, O., Wolfner, M.F., Smith, H.K. & Partridge, L. (2003) The sex peptide of Drosophila melanogaster: female post-mating responses analysed by using RNA interference. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 100, 9923-9928.

Baker, R. H., Denniff, M. Futerman, P., Fowler, K., Pomiankowski, A. & Chapman, T. (2003) Accessory gland size predicts time to sexual maturity and mating frequency in the stalk-eyed fly, Cyrtodiopsis dalmanni. Behavioural Ecology, 14, 607-611.

Bangham, J., Chapman, T., Smith, H. K. & Partridge, L. (2003) Influence of female reproductive anatomy on the outcome of sperm competition in Drosophila melanogaster. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 270, 523-530.

Chapman, T., Arnqvist, G., Bangham. J. & Rowe. L. (2003) Sexual conflict. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 18, 41-47.

Chapman, T., Arnqvist, A., Bangham, J. & Rowe, L. (2003) Response to Eberhard and Cordero, and Córdoba-Aguilar and Contreras-Garduño: sexual conflict and female choice. Trends in Ecology and Evolution, 18, 440-441.


Bangham, J., Chapman, T. & Partridge, L. (2002) Effects of body size, accessory gland and testis size on pre- and postcopulatory success in Drosophila melanogaster. Animal Behaviour, 64, 915-921.

Bonizzoni, M., Katsoyannos, B. I., Marguerie, R., Guglielmino C. R., Gasperi, G, Malacrida A & Chapman, T. (2002) Microsatellite analysis reveals remating by wild Mediterranean fruit fly females, Ceratitis capitata. Molecular Ecology, 11, 1915-1921.

Gaskin, T., Futerman, P. & Chapman, T. (2002) Male-male interactions reduce male longevity in the medfly, Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae). Animal Behaviour, 63, 121-129.

Grant, C. A., Fowler, K. & Chapman, T. (2002) No reduction of female sexual receptivity following mating in a stalk-eyed fly, Cyrtodiopsis dalmanni (Diptera: Diopsidae). Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 15, 210-215.


Chapman, T. (2001) Seminal fluid-mediated fitness traits in Drosophila. Heredity, 87, 511-521.

Chapman, T., Herndon, L. A., Heifetz, Y., Partridge, L. & Wolfner, M. F. (2001) The Acp26Aa seminal fluid protein is a modulator of early egg-hatchability in Drosophila melanogaster Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 268, 1647-1654.

Baker, R. H., Ashwell, R. I. S, Richards, T. A., Fowler, K., Chapman, T. & Pomiankowski, A. (2001) Effects of multiple mating and male eye span on female reproductive output in the stalk-eyed fly, Cyrtodiopsis dalmanni. Behavioural Ecology, 12, 732-739.


Chapman, T., Neubaum, D. M., Wolfner, M. F. & Partridge, L. (2000). The role of male accessory gland protein Acp36DE in sperm competition in Drosophila melanogaster. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 267, 1097-1105.


Miyatake, T., Chapman, T. & Partridge, L. (1999) Mating-induced inhibition of remating in female Mediterranean fruit flies Ceratitis capitata Journal of Insect Physiology, 45, 1021-1028.


Chapman, T., Miyatake, T., Smith, H. K. & Partridge, L. (1998) Interactions of mating, egg production and death rates in females of the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 265, 1879-1984.

Sgrò, C. M., Chapman, T. & Partridge, L. (1998) Responses to sex specific selection on remating frequency in Drosophila melanogaster. Animal Behaviour, 56, 1267-1278.


Herndon, L. A., Chapman, T., Kalb, J. M., Lewin, S, Partridge, L. & Wolfner, M. F. (1997). Mating and hormonal triggers regulate accessory gland gene expression in male Drosophila. Journal of Insect Physiology, 43, 1117-1123.


Chapman, T. & Partridge, L. (1996) Sexual conflict as fuel for evolution. Nature, 381, 189-190 (News & Views).

Chapman, T., Choffat, Y., Lucas, W. E. Kubli, E. & Partridge, L. (1996). Lack of response to Sex-Peptide results in increased cost of mating in dunce Drosophila melanogaster females Journal of Insect Physiology, 42, 1007-1015.

Chapman, T. & Partridge, L. (1996). Female fitness in Drosophila melanogaster: an interaction between the effect of nutrition and of encounter rate with males. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 263, 755-759.


Chapman, T. Liddle, L. F., Kalb, J. Wolfner, M. & Partridge, L. (1995). Cost of mating in Drosophila melanogaster females is mediated by male accessory gland products. Nature 373, 241-244.

Fleischmann, I., Dauwalder, B., Chapman, T., Cotton, B. & Kubli, E. (1995). The dunce gene product might be physiologically involved in sex peptide response in Drosophila melanogaster. Experientia 51 A59.


Chapman, T., Trevitt, S. & Partridge, L. (1994). Remating and male derived nutrients in Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 7, 51-69.


Chapman, T., Hutchings, J. & Partridge, L. (1993). No reduction in the cost of mating for Drosophila melanogaster females mating with spermless males. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 253, 211-217.


Chapman, T. (1992). A cost of mating with males that do not transfer sperm in female Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Insect Physiology, 38, 223-227.

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