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Neves, A. C. O., Galván, I. and Van den Abeele, D. 2020. Impairment of mixed melanin-based pigmentation in parrots. Journal of Experimental Biology 223: jeb225912.

Galván, I. and Rodríguez-Martínez, S. 2019. A negative association between melanin-based plumage color heterogeneity and intensity in birds. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 92: 266-273.Galván, I., Ibáñez, F., Cobos, J. and Negro, J. J. 2019. Los nidos históricos de águila real merecen protección legal. Quercus 406: 12-17.Galván, I., Vargas‐Mena, J. C. and Rodríguez‐Herrera, B. 2020. Tent‐roosting may have driven the evolution of yellow skin coloration in Stenodermatinae bats. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 58: 519-527.
Galván, I. 2018. Predation risk determines pigmentation phenotype in nuthatches by melanin‐related gene expression effects. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 31: 1760-1771.Galván, I., Jorge, A., Sánchez-Murillo, F. and Gutiérrez-Espeleta, G. 2019. A recent shift in the pigmentation phenotype of a wild Neotropical primate. Mammalian Biology 94: 66-68.Galván, I., Solano, F., Zougagh, M., de Andrés, F., Murtada, K., Ríos, Á., de la Peña, E. and Carranza, J. 2019. Unprecedented high catecholamine production causing hair pigmentation after urinary excretion in red deer. Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences 76: 397-404.

Galván, I., Garrido-Fernández, J., Ríos, J. J., Pérez-Gálvez, A., Rodríguez-Herrera, B. and Negro, J. J. 2016. Tropical bat as mammalian model for skin carotenoid metabolism. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 113: 10932-10937.

Galván, I., Moraleda, V., Otero, I., Alvarez, E. and Inácio, Â. 2017. Genetic favouring of pheomelanin-based pigmentation limits physiological benefits of coloniality in lesser kestrels Falco naumanni. Molecular Ecology 26: 5594-5602.

Galván, I. and Rodríguez-Martínez, S. 2018. Females mate with males with diminished pheomelanin-based coloration in the Eurasian nuthatch Sitta europaea. Journal of Avian Biology 49: e01854.

Galván, I., Ghanem, G. and Møller, A. P. 2012. Has removal of excess cysteine led to the evolution of pheomelanin? BioEssays 34: 565-568.

Galván, I. and Jorge, A. 2015. Dispersive Raman spectroscopy allows the identification and quantification of melanin types. Ecology and Evolution 5: 1425-1431.

Galván, I. and Solano, F. 2015. Melanin chemistry and the ecology of stress. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 88: 352-355.