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Adrian Vallin, Marina Dimitrova, Ullasa Kodandaramaiah, Sami Merilaita. 2011. Deflective effect and the effect of prey detectability on anti-predator function of eyespots. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 65: 1629-1636.

Sami Merilaita, Adrian Vallin, Ullasa Kodandaramaiah, Marina Dimitrova, Suvi Ruuskanen, Toni Laaksonen. 2011. Number of eyespots and their intimidating effect on naive predators in the peacock butterfly. Behavioral Ecology 22: 1326-1331.

Marina Dimitrova, Sami Merilaita. 2010. Prey concealment - visual background complexity and prey contrast distribution. Behavioral Ecology 21: 176-181.

Nina Stobbe, Marina Dimitrova, Sami Merilaita, H. Martin Schaefer. 2009. Chromaticity in the UV/blue range facilitates the search for achromatically background-matching prey in birds. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Series B, Biological Sciences 364: 511-517.

Marina Dimitrova, Nina Stobbe, H. Martin Schaefer, Sami Merilaita. 2009. Concealed by conspicuousness - distractive prey markings and backgrounds. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 276: 1905-1910.

Karl Gotthard, David Berger, Martin Bergman, Sami Merilata. 2009. The evolution of alternative morphs: density-dependent determination of larval colour dimorphism in a butterfly. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 98: 256-266.

Martin Stevens, Sami Merilaita. 2009. Animal camouflage: current issues and new perspectives. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Series B, Biological Sciences 364: 423-427.

Sami Merilaita, Graeme Ruxton. 2009. Optimal apostatic selection: how should predators adjust to variation in prey frequencies? Animal Behaviour 77: 239-245.

Martin Stevens, Sami Merilaita. 2009. Defining disruptive coloration and distinguishing its functions. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Series B, Biological Sciences 364: 481-488.

Outi Vesakoski, Sami Merilaita, Veijo Jormalainen. 2008. Reckless males, rational females: Dynamic trade-off between food and shelter in the marine isopod Idotea balthica. Behavioural Processes 79: 175-181.

Titti Bohlin, Birgitta S. Tullberg, Sami Merilaita. 2008. The effect of signal appearance and distance on detection risk in an aposematic butterfly larva (Parnassius apollo). Animal Behaviour 76: 577-584.

Birgitta S. Tullberg, Gabriella Gamberale-Stille, Titti Bohlin, Sami Merilaita. 2008. Seasonal ontogenetic colour plasticity in the adult striated shieldbug Graphosoma lineatum (Heteroptera) and its effect on detectability. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 62: 1389-1396.

Magne Friberg, Namphung Vongvanich, Anna-Karin Borg-Karlsson, Darrell Kemp, Sami Merilaita, Christer Wiklund. 2008. Female mate choice determines reproductive isolation between sympatric butterflies. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 62: 873-886.

Sami Merilaita. 2007. Artificial neural networks and the study of evolution of prey coloration. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Series B, Biological Sciences 362: 421-430.

Sami Merilaita, Graeme Ruxton. 2007. Aposematic signals and the relationship between conspicuousness and distinctiveness. Journal of Theoretical Biology 245: 268-277.

Sami Merilaita, Johan Lind. 2005. Background-matching, disruptive coloration and the evolution of cryptic coloration. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 272: 665-670.

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Tim Caro, Sami Merilaita, Martin Stevens. 2008. The colours of animals: from Wallace to the present day. I. Cryptic coloration. In Natural selection & beyond. Oxford University Press.