• Sebastianelli M., Lukhele S. M., Secomandi S., de Souza S. G., Haase B., Moysi M., Nikiforou., Hutfluss A., Mountcastle J., Balacco J., Pelan S., Chow W., Fedrigo O., Downs C. T., Monadjem A., Dingemanse N. J., Jarvis E. D., Brelsford A., vonHoldt B. M., Kirschel A. N. G. A genomic basis of vocal rhythm in birds. Nature Communications. PDF


  • Sebastianelli M., Lukhele S.M., Nwankwo E.C., Hadjioannou L., Kirschel A.N.G. 2022. Continent-wide patterns of song variation driven by classical rules of biogeography. Ecology Letters. PDF
  • Kirschel A.N.G & Sebastianelli M. 2022. A reassessment of the East African ranges of two subspecies of Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird Pogoniulus chrysoconus based on a comparison of plumage, biometrics and song. Scopus. PDF


  • Kirschel A.N.G., Moysi M., Lukhele S.M., Sebastianelli M., Asfaw T., Hadjioannou L., Mortega K.G., Monadjem A. & Moyle R.G. 2021. Taxonomic revision of the Red-fronted Tinkerbird Pogoniulus pusillus (Dumont , 1816) based on molecular and phenotypic analyses. Bulletin of the British Ornitholgist’ Club. PDF
  • Papanikolas N., Hadjikyriakou T.G., Sebastianelli M. & Kirschel A.N.G. 2021. Habitat selection and interspecific competition between Sylvia warblers in Cyprus following the rapid expansion of a recent colonizer. Avian Conservation & Ecology. PDF
  • Sebastianelli M., Blumstein T. D., Kirschel A.N.G. 2021. Higher-pitched bird song towards the coast supports a role for selection in ocean noise avoidance.  Bioacoustics. PDF


  • Sebastianelli M., Savva G., Moysi M., Kirschel A. N. G. 2020. Tape lures swell bycatch on a Mediterranean island harbouring illegal bird trapping. Biology Letters. PDF


  • Qie L., Elsy A. D., Stumvoll A., Kwasnicka M., Peel A. L., Sullivan J. A., Ettinger M. S., Robertson A. J., Brisbane J. K., Sawyer A. L., Lui Y. N., Ow S. N., Sebastianelli M., Majcher B., Duan M., Vigus H., Pounsin G., Nilus R. and Ewers R. 2019. Impending regeneration failure of the IUCN vulnerable Borneo Ironwood (Eusideroxylon zwageri). Tropical Conservation Science. PDF