Investigating the evolutionary dynamics of chemical defences, warning colouration and predator learning.

Field Work

Getting our hands dirty across the northern hemisphere and the Novel World.


Uncovering the genetic complex that underlies colouration in the wood tiger moth.

Chemical Ecology

The ecology and evolution of moth chemical weapons.

Sexual Selection

One signal, multiple functions: sex pheromones and their consequences within and between populations.


The role of bacteria in the gut and defensive fluids of the wood tiger moth.