Ilany Lab @ Bar Ilan University

We study social behavior in wild animals, with emphasis on social networks and communication patterns 🐆

Recent Publications

More Publications

. Acoustic stability in hyrax snorts: vocal tightrope-walkers or wrathful verbal assailants?. Behavioral Ecology, (30), 1,, 2018.

. Analysing animal social network dynamics: the potential of stochastic actor-oriented models. Journal of Animal Ecology, (86), 2, pp. 202-212,, 2017.

. The progression pattern of male hyrax songs and the role of climactic ending. Scientific Reports, (7), 1,, 2017.

. A mixed strategy of counter-singing behavior in male rock hyrax vocal competitions. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, (70), 12, pp. 2185-2193,, 2016.

. Acoustic sequences in non-human animals: A tutorial review and prospectus. Biological Reviews, (91), 1, pp. 13-52,, 2016.

. Individual, social, and sexual niche traits affect copulation success in a polygynandrous mating system. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, (70), 6, pp. 901-912,, 2016.

. Personality and social networks: A generative model approach. Integrative and Comparative Biology, (56), 6, pp. 1197-1205,, 2016.

Recent & Upcoming Talks

Social network dyanmics
Dec 23, 2018 12:00 PM
Social network dyanmics: theory and practice
Jun 26, 2018 11:00 AM

Recent Posts

Amiyaal is going to present a talk about the link between social and sexual networks in rock hyraxes at the coming ISBE meeting in Minneapolis.





I am a teaching the following courses:

  • Ecology and Evolution of Animal Behavior
  • Statistics and Data Science for Biologists