Dr Jayden Van Horik
Associate Research Fellow

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Key publications



Van Horik JO, Lea SEG (In Press). Disentangling learning from knowing: does associative learning ability underlie performances on cognitive test batteries?. Behavioral and Brain Sciences Full text.
Van Horik JO, Langley EJG, Whiteside MA, Laker PR, Beardsworth CE, Madden JR (2018). Do detour tasks provide accurate assays of inhibitory control?. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 285(1875). Abstract.  Full text. DOI.

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Journal articles

Madden JR, Van Horik JO (In Press). A problem with problem solving: motivational traits, but not cognition, predict success on novel operant foraging tasks. Animal Behaviour Full text. DOI.
Van Horik JO, Lea SEG (In Press). Disentangling learning from knowing: does associative learning ability underlie performances on cognitive test batteries?. Behavioral and Brain Sciences Full text.
Van Horik JO, Langley E, Whiteside M, Beardsworth C, Madden J (In Press). Pheasants learn five different binomial colour discriminations and retain these associations for at least 27 days. Animal Behaviour and Cognition Full text.
Van Horik JO, Emery NJ (In Press). Transfer of physical understanding in a non-tool-using parrot. Animal Cognition Full text. DOI.
Van Horik JO, Langley EJG, Whiteside MA, Laker PR, Beardsworth CE, Madden JR (2018). Do detour tasks provide accurate assays of inhibitory control?. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 285(1875). Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Langley EJG, Van Horik JO, Whiteside MA, Madden JR (2018). Group social rank is associated with performance on a spatial learning task. Royal Society Open Science, 5(2). Abstract. DOI.
Van Horik JO, Emery N (2018). Serial reversal learning and cognitive flexibility in two species of Neotropical parrots (Diopsittaca nobilis and Pionites melanocephala). Behavioural Processes Full text. DOI.
Whiteside MA, van Horik JO, Langley EJG, Beardsworth CE, Laker PR, Madden JR (2017). Differences in social preference between the sexes during ontogeny drive segregation in a precocial species. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 71 Full text. DOI.
van Horik JO, Langley EJ, Whiteside MA, Madden JR (2017). Differential participation in cognitive tests is driven by personality, sex, body condition and experience. Behavioural Processes, 134, 22-30. Full text. DOI.
Whiteside MA, van Horik JO, Langley EJG, Beardsworth CE, Laker PR, Madden JR (2017). Erratum to: Differences in social preference between the sexes during ontogeny drive segregation in a precocial species (Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 10.1007/s00265-017-2332-2). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 71(8). Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Auersperg AMI, van Horik JO, Bugnyar T, Kacelnik A, Emery NJ, von Bayern AMP (2015). Combinatory actions during object play in psittaciformes (Diopsittaca nobilis, Pionites melanocephala, Cacatua goffini) and corvids (Corvus corax, C. monedula, C. moneduloides). J Comp Psychol, 129(1), 62-71. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.
van Horik J, Emery NJ (2011). Evolution of cognition. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Cognitive Science, 2(6), 621-633. Abstract. DOI.
Van Horik J (2011). Productivity of North Island kaka (Nestor meridionalis septentrionalis) on Kapiti Island in the 2003-2004 breeding season. Notornis, 58(1), 53-55.
Van Horik J, Burns KC (2007). Cache spacing patterns and reciprocal cache theft in New Zealand robins. Animal Behaviour, 73(6), 1043-1049. Abstract. DOI.
Burns KC, Van Horik J (2007). Sexual differences in food re-caching by New Zealand robins Petroica australis. Journal of Avian Biology, 38(3), 394-398. Abstract. DOI.
Van Horik J, Bell B, Burns KC (2007). Vocal ethology of the North Island kaka (Nestor meridionalis septentrionalis). New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 34(4), 337-345. Abstract. DOI.
Steer J, Van Horik J (2006). North Island robin (Petroica australis longipes) food caches are stolen by stitchbirds (Notiomystis cincta) and bellbirds (Anthornis melanura). Notornis, 53(3), 315-316.
Alexander L, Duthie C, Fyfe J, Haws Z, Hunt S, Montoya I, Ochoa C, Siva A, Stringer L, Van Horik J, et al (2005). An experimental evaluation of food hoarding by North Island robins (Petroica australis longipes). Notornis, 52(3), 138-142. Abstract.

Chapters

Van Horik JO, Clayton NS, Emery NJ (2012). Convergent Evolution of Cognition in Corvids, Apes and Other Animals. In  (Ed) The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Evolutionary Psychology.  Abstract. DOI.

Publications by year



In Press

Madden JR, Van Horik JO (In Press). A problem with problem solving: motivational traits, but not cognition, predict success on novel operant foraging tasks. Animal Behaviour Full text. DOI.
Van Horik JO, Lea SEG (In Press). Disentangling learning from knowing: does associative learning ability underlie performances on cognitive test batteries?. Behavioral and Brain Sciences Full text.
Van Horik JO, Langley E, Whiteside M, Beardsworth C, Madden J (In Press). Pheasants learn five different binomial colour discriminations and retain these associations for at least 27 days. Animal Behaviour and Cognition Full text.
Van Horik JO, Emery NJ (In Press). Transfer of physical understanding in a non-tool-using parrot. Animal Cognition Full text. DOI.

2018

Van Horik JO, Langley EJG, Whiteside MA, Laker PR, Beardsworth CE, Madden JR (2018). Do detour tasks provide accurate assays of inhibitory control?. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 285(1875). Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Langley EJG, Van Horik JO, Whiteside MA, Madden JR (2018). Group social rank is associated with performance on a spatial learning task. Royal Society Open Science, 5(2). Abstract. DOI.
Van Horik JO, Emery N (2018). Serial reversal learning and cognitive flexibility in two species of Neotropical parrots (Diopsittaca nobilis and Pionites melanocephala). Behavioural Processes Full text. DOI.

2017

Madden JR, Meier C, Raj Pant S, van Horik JA, Laker PR, Langley EJG, Whiteside MA, Verbruggen F (2017). A novel continuous inhibitory-control task: Variation in individual performance by young pheasants (Phasianus colchicus) - dataset.  Abstract.  Full text.
Meier C, Pant SR, van Horik JO, Laker PR, Langley EJG, Whiteside MA, Verbruggen F, Madden JR (2017). A novel continuous inhibitory-control task: variation in individual performance by young pheasants (Phasianus colchicus). Animal Cognition, 20(6), 1035-1047. Abstract.  Full text. DOI.
Whiteside MA, van Horik JO, Langley EJG, Beardsworth CE, Laker PR, Madden JR (2017). Differences in social preference between the sexes during ontogeny drive segregation in a precocial species. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 71 Full text. DOI.
van Horik JO, Langley EJ, Whiteside MA, Madden JR (2017). Differential participation in cognitive tests is driven by personality, sex, body condition and experience. Behavioural Processes, 134, 22-30. Full text. DOI.
Whiteside MA, van Horik JO, Langley EJG, Beardsworth CE, Laker PR, Madden JR (2017). Erratum to: Differences in social preference between the sexes during ontogeny drive segregation in a precocial species (Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 10.1007/s00265-017-2332-2). Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 71(8). Abstract.  Full text. DOI.

2015

Auersperg AMI, van Horik JO, Bugnyar T, Kacelnik A, Emery NJ, von Bayern AMP (2015). Combinatory actions during object play in psittaciformes (Diopsittaca nobilis, Pionites melanocephala, Cacatua goffini) and corvids (Corvus corax, C. monedula, C. moneduloides). J Comp Psychol, 129(1), 62-71. Abstract.  Author URL. DOI.

2012

Van Horik JO, Clayton NS, Emery NJ (2012). Convergent Evolution of Cognition in Corvids, Apes and Other Animals. In  (Ed) The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Evolutionary Psychology.  Abstract. DOI.

2011

van Horik J, Emery NJ (2011). Evolution of cognition. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Cognitive Science, 2(6), 621-633. Abstract. DOI.
Van Horik J (2011). Productivity of North Island kaka (Nestor meridionalis septentrionalis) on Kapiti Island in the 2003-2004 breeding season. Notornis, 58(1), 53-55.

2007

Van Horik J, Burns KC (2007). Cache spacing patterns and reciprocal cache theft in New Zealand robins. Animal Behaviour, 73(6), 1043-1049. Abstract. DOI.
Burns KC, Van Horik J (2007). Sexual differences in food re-caching by New Zealand robins Petroica australis. Journal of Avian Biology, 38(3), 394-398. Abstract. DOI.
Van Horik J, Bell B, Burns KC (2007). Vocal ethology of the North Island kaka (Nestor meridionalis septentrionalis). New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 34(4), 337-345. Abstract. DOI.

2006

Steer J, Van Horik J (2006). North Island robin (Petroica australis longipes) food caches are stolen by stitchbirds (Notiomystis cincta) and bellbirds (Anthornis melanura). Notornis, 53(3), 315-316.

2005

Alexander L, Duthie C, Fyfe J, Haws Z, Hunt S, Montoya I, Ochoa C, Siva A, Stringer L, Van Horik J, et al (2005). An experimental evaluation of food hoarding by North Island robins (Petroica australis longipes). Notornis, 52(3), 138-142. Abstract.