Department of Evolutionary Zoology and Human Biology
University of Debrecen
Magyarul  |  in English
Dr. Miklós Bán
biologist Ph.D.

Contact details:

MTA-DE "Lendület" Behavioural Ecology Research Group
University of Debrecen Dept. of Evolutionary Zoology
H-4010, Debrecen Egyetem tér1.
Phone:  +36 52 512-900 ext. 62357
email: banm "@"

Research interests:

Software development:

Behaviour Ecology:

  • Cuckoo - host coevolution and arms race
Web:Selected publications:
  • Experimental shift in hosts' acceptance threshold of inaccurate-mimic brood parasite eggs. Biology Letters. 2006. Hauber, Márk E and Moskát, Csaba and Bán, Miklós
  • Internal incubation and early hatching in brood parasitic birds. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences. 2011. Birkhead, TR and Hemmings, N and Spottiswoode, CN and Mikulica, O and Moskát, C and Bán, M and Schulze-Hagen, K
  • Simultaneous viewing of own and parasitic eggs is not required for egg rejection by a cuckoo host. Behavioral Ecology. 2013. Bán, Miklós and Moskát, Csaba and Barta, Zoltán and Hauber, Márk E
  • Individually distinctive vocalization in Common Cuckoos (Cuculus canorus). Journal of Ornithology. 2017. Zsebők, Sándor and Moskát, Csaba and Bán, Miklós
  • Simple command-line open-source software to analyse behavioural observation video recordings. Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae. 2017. Bán, MiklÓs and Földvári, Mihály and Babits, Melinda and Barta, Zoltán
  • Can common cuckoos discriminate between neighbours and strangers by their calls?. Animal Behaviour. 2017. Moskát, Csaba and Elek, Zoltán and Bán, Miklós and Geltsch, Nikoletta and Hauber, Márk E
All publications