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Raul Cueva del Castillo

  • PhD
  • Professor
  • National Autonomous University of Mexico
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Research interests

Sexual selectionNatural selectionEvolutionary Biology

Co-authors (27)

  • Gerlind Lehmann
  • Graciela García-Guzmán
  • Juan Núñez-Farfán

Publications (5)

  • Mating system, male territoriality and agility as predictors of the evolution of sexual size dimorphism in hummingbirds (Aves: Trochilidae)

    • Nuñez-Rosas L
    • Arizmendi M
    • Cueva del Castillo R
    • et al.
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  • Integrative taxonomy reveals cryptic diversity in neotropical grasshoppers: taxonomy, phylogenetics, and evolution of the genus Sphenarium Charpentier, 1842 (Orthoptera: Pyrgomorphidae)

    • Sanabria-Urbán S
    • Song H
    • Oyama K
    • et al.
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  • Erratum: Increase in song frequency decreases spermatophore size: correlative evidence of a macroevolutionary trade-off in katydids (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae) (Journal of Evolutionary Biology (2007) 20 (1028-1036))

    • Del Castillo R
    • Gwynne D
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  • Female mate choice and no detected predation risk in relation to the calling song of Oecanthus niveus (Gryllidae: Oecanthinae)

    • Ponce-Wainer J
    • Del Castillo R
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  • Sexual selection on maturation time and body size in Sphenarium purpurascens (Orthoptera: Pyrgomorphidae): Correlated response to selection

    • Cueva Del Castillo R
    • Núñez-Farfán J

Professional experience


Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

August 2006 - Present

Scholar visiter

Universite Francois-Rabelais de Tours

November 2012 - December 2012(a month)

Sabbatical year

University of California - Riverside

July 2010 - August 2011(a year)

Associated Professor

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Facultad de Estudios Superiores Iztacala

August 2002 - July 2006(4 years)

Pos doc

University of Toronto

July 2000 - August 2001(a year)

Teacher assistance

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

January 1994 - June 2000(6 years)


Ph D

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

August 1995 - January 2000(4 years)


Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

September 1986 - October 1991(5 years)