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Mirkka
Lahdenperä
Postdoctoral Researcher, Ecology and Evolution Biology
Post-doctoral researcher

Contact

Vesilinnantie 5
20500
Turku

Areas of expertise

evolutionary ecology
life history
co-operation
conflict
kin effects
evolution of longevity
post-reproductive lifespan

Research

My research focuses on evolutionary ecology and conservation related topics in Asian elephants and humans. I’m especially interested in evolution of (post-reproductive)longevity and co-operative breeding in elephants, humans and other long-lived species. 

Publications

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Grandmother Hypothesis (2018)

Mirkka Lahdenperä, Antti O. Tanskanen, Mirkka Danielsbacka
(A3 Kirjan tai muun kokoomateoksen osa)