Sayadi, A., Immonen, E., Tellgren-Roth, C., Arnqvist, G. 2017. The evolution of dark matter in the mitogenome of seed beetles. Genome Biology and Evolution. doi:10.1093/gbe/evx205 Link

ImmonenE., Sayadi, A., Bayram, H., Arnqvist, G. 2017. Mating changes sexually dimorphic gene expression in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus. Genome Biology and Evolution. doi:10.1093/gbe/evx029 Link


ImmonenE. & Husby, A. 2016. Norway wolf cull will hit genetic diversity. Nature (Correspondence). Link

Đorđević, M., Stojković, B. Savković, U., ImmonenE. Tucić, N., Lazarević, J., Arnqvist, G. 2016. Sex-specific mitonuclear epistasis and the evolution of mitochondrial bioenergetics, ageing and life history in seed beetles. Evolution. doi:10.1111/evo.13109 Link

Bayram, H.,  Sayadi, A., Goenaga, J., Immonen, E., Arnqvist, G. 2016. Novel seminal fluid proteins in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus identified by a proteomic and transcriptomic approach. Insect Molecular Biology doi: 10.1111/imb.12271 Link

Sayadi, A., Immonen, E., Bayram, H., Arnqvist, G. 2016. The de novo transcriptome and its functional annotation in the seed beetle Callosobruchus maculatus. PLOS One. Link

Immonen, E., Collet, M., Goenaga, J., Arnqvist, G. 2016, Direct and indirect genetic effects of sex-specific mitonuclear epistasis on reproductive ageing. Heredity. doi:10.1038/hdy.2015.112 Link

Immonen, E., Liljestrand-Rönn, J., Watson, C., Berger, D. Arnqvist, G. 2016. Complex mitonuclear interactions and metabolic costs of mating in male seed beetles. J. Evolutionary Biology.  doi: 10.1111/jeb.12789 Link


Arnqvist, A., Sayadi, A., Immonen, E., Hotzy, C., Rankin, D., Tuda, M., Hjelmen, C.E., Johnston, J.S. 2015. Genome size correlates with reproductive fitness in seed beetles. Proceedings of the Royal Society Ser-B. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2015.1421. Link

Kurbalija Novičić Z.,  Immonen E., Mihailo J., Anđelković M., Stamenković-Radak M., Arnqvist G. 2015. Within-population genetic effects of mtDNA on metabolic rate in Drosophila subobscura. J. Evolutionary Biology. doi: 10.1111/jeb.12565 Link


Løvlie H., Immonen, E., Gustavsson, E., Karancioglu, E., Arnqvist, G. 2014. The influence of cyto-nuclear interactions on personality in seed beetles. Proceedings of the Royal Society Ser-B.  doi:10.1098/rspb.2014.1039 Link

Immonen, E., Snook, R. R. & Ritchie, M. G. 2014. Mating system variation drives rapid evolution of the female transcriptome in Drosophila pseudoobscura. Ecology and Evolution. doi: 10.1002/ece3.1098 Link


Weihao, Z, McClure, C., Evans, C. R., Mlynski, D., Immonen, E., Ritchie, M. G., Priest, N. K. 2013. Immune anticipation of mating in Drosophila: Turandot M promotes immunity against sexually transmitted fungal infections. Proceedings of the Royal Society Ser-B. Link


The Marie Curie SPECIATION Network 2012. What do we need to know about speciation? Trends in Ecology and Evolution. Link

Immonen, E. & Ritchie, M.G. 2012. The genomic response to courtship song stimulation in female Drosophila melanogaster. Proceedings of the Royal Society Ser-B. doi: 10.1098/ rspb.2011.1644 Link


Immonen, E. & Ritchie, M.G. 2011. Animal communication: Flies’ ears are tuned in. Current Biology. Link


Ritchie, M.G. & Immonen, E. 2010. Speciation: Mosquitoes Singing in Harmony. Current Biology. Link


Immonen, E., Hoikkala, A., Kazem, A. and Ritchie, M.G. 2009. When are vomiting males attractive? Sexual selection on condition-dependent nuptial feeding in a fruitfly Drosophila subobscura. Behavioural Ecology. Link

Selection of media coverage of my work:


Genetic Struggles Within Cells May Create New Species


Female flies' immune genes turned on by males' song

 Love Gifts in the Animal Kingdom

Live Science:

Sexy serenades turn on a gal's immune system