Violette Research 215
|1982||University of California at Santa Cruz||B.A. in Biology|
|1990||University of Michigan||Ph.D in Biology|
- Marine Mammals
- Biology of Populations
- Biology of Marine Mammals
- Animal Behavior
- Alliances formed by adult males in competition over estrus females
- Marine behavior and ecology
- Evolution of cooperation
- Altruism and mutualism
- The evolution of social systems
Connor, R.C. & Krützen, M. (2015).
Male dolphin alliances in Shark Bay: changing perspectives in a thirty-year study
Animal Behavior, 103, 223-235.
Connor, R.C., J.J. Watson-Capps, W.B. Sherwin & M. Krützen (2011).
New levels of complexity in the male alliance networks of Indian Ocean bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops sp.)
Biology Letters, 7, 623-626.
Connor, R.C. (2007).
Complex alliance relationships in bottlenose dolphins and a consideration of selective environments for extreme brain size evolution in mammals
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society: Biological Sciences, 362, 587-602.