Eldar Rakhimberdiev

Phone number
+31 (0)222 369 511

Linked projects

METAWAD: connecting habitat use and survival in migratory shorebirds
Theunis Piersma
Project duration
1 Jan 2011 - 30 Jun 2016

Linked news

Thursday 16 March 2017
NIOZ software opens new avenue for animal migration research
This week, a NIOZ-made software program for the R statistical environment was introduced. ‘FLightR’ enables refined and statistically validated analyses of animal movement data acquired with solar data loggers. The possibilities of the programme are…

Linked blogs

Wednesday 24 May 2017
Waddentrekkers | Waddenflyways 4
African and Arabian bar-tailed godwits cross on their way to the breeding grounds!

Linked publications

  • 2017
    Gutiérrez, J.S.; Rakhimberdiev, E.; Piersma, T.; Thieltges, D.W. (2017). Migration and parasitism: habitat use, not migration distance, influences helminth species richness in Charadriiform birds. J. Biogeogr. 44(5): 1137-1147. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jbi.12956
    Jouta, J.; Dietz, M.W.; Reneerkens, J.; Piersma, T.; Rakhimberdiev, E.; Hallgrimsson, G.T.; Pen, I. (2017). Ecological forensics: using single point stable isotope values to infer seasonal schedules of animals after two diet switches. Methods Ecol. Evol. 8: 492-500. https://dx.doi.org/10.1111/2041-210X.12695
    Winkler, D.W.; Gandoy, F.A.; Areta, J.I.; Iliff, M.J.; Rakhimberdiev, E.; Kardynal, K.J.; Hobson, K.A. (2017). Long-Distance Range Expansion and Rapid Adjustment of Migration in a Newly Established Population of Barn Swallows Breeding in Argentina. Curr. Biol. 27(7): 1080-1084. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2017.03.006
  • 2016
    Karagicheva, J.; Liebers, M.; Rakhimberdiev, E.; Hallinger, K.; Saveliev, A.; Winkler, D.W. (2016). Differences in size between first and replacement clutches match the seasonal decline in single clutches in Tree Swallows Tachycineta bicolor. Ibis 158: 607-613. dx.doi.org/10.1111/ibi.12368
    Karagicheva, J.; Rakhimberdiev, E.; Dekinga, A.; Brugge, M.; Koolhaas, A.; Ten Horn, J.; Piersma, T. (2016). Seasonal Time Keeping in a Long-Distance Migrating Shorebird. J. Biol. Rhythms 31(5): 509 –521. dx.doi.org/10.1177/0748730416655929
    Rakhimberdiev, E.; Senner, N.R.; Verhoeven, M.A.; Winkler, D.W.; Bouten, W.; Piersma, T. (2016). Comparing inferences of solar geolocation data against high-precision GPS data: annual movements of a double-tagged black-tailed godwit. J. Avian Biol. 47: 589–596. dx.doi.org/10.1111/jav.00891
    van Gils, J.A.; Lisovski, S.; Lok, T.; Meissner, W.; Ozarowska, A.; de Fouw, J.; Rakhimberdiev, E.; Soloviev, M.Y.; Piersma, T,; Klaassen, M. (2016). Body shrinkage due to Arctic warming reduces red knot fitness in tropical wintering range. Science (Wash.) 352(6287): 819-821. dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aad6351
  • 2015
    Rakhimberdiev, E.; Winkler, D.W.; Bridge, E.; Seavy, N.E.; Sheldon, D.; Piersma, T.; Saveliev, A. (2015). A hidden Markov model for reconstructing animal paths from solar geolocation loggers using templates for light intensity. Movement Ecology 3: 1-15. dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40462-015-0062-5
    Rakhimberdiev, E.N.; van den Hout, P.J.; Brugge, M.; Spaans, B.; Piersma, T. (2015). Seasonal mortality and sequential density dependence in a migratory bird. J. Avian Biol. 46: 332-341. dx.doi.org/10.1111/jav.00701
  • 2014
    Rakhimberdiev, E.N.; Karagicheva, J.; Winkler, .D.W.; Jaatinen, K.; Phillips, J.B.; Piersma, T. (2014). Naïve migrants and the use of magnetic cues: temporal fluctuations in the geomagnetic field differentially affect male and female Ruff Philomachus pugnax during their first migration. Ibis 156: 864-869. dx.doi.org/ 10.1111/ibi.12172
    Winkler, D.W.; Ringelman, K.R.; Dunn, P.O.; Whittingham, L.; Hussell, D.J.T.; Clark, R.G.; Dawson, R.D.; Johnson, L.S.; Rose, A.; Austin, S.H.; Robinson, W.D.; Lombardo, M.P.; Thorpe, P.A.; Shutler, D.; Robertson, R.J.; Stager, M.; Leonard, L.; Horn, A.G.; Dickinson, J.; Ferretti, V.; Massoni, V.; Bulit, F.; Reboreda, J.C.; Liljesthröm, M; Quiroga, M.; Rakhimberdiev, E.; Ardia, D.R. (2014). Latitudinal variation in clutch size–lay date regressions in Tachycineta swallows: effects of food supply or demography? Ecography 37(7): 670–678. hdl.handle.net/10.1111/j.1600-0587.2013.00458.x
  • 2012
    Verkuil, Y.I.; Karlionova, N.; Rakhimberdiev, E.N.; Jukema, J.; Wijmenga, J.J.; Hooijmeijer, J.C.E.W.; Pinchuk, P.; Wymenga, E.; Baker, A.J.; Piersma, T. (2012). Losing a staging area: Eastward redistribution of Afro-Eurasian ruffs is associated with deteriorating fuelling conditions along the western flyway. Biol. Conserv. 149(1): 51-59. dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2012.01.059