• Relative roles of climatic suitability and anthropogenic influence in determining the pattern of spread in a global invader 

      Roura-Pascual, N.; Hui, C.; Ikeda, T.; Leday, G.; Richardson, D.M.; Carpintero, S.; Espadaler, X.; Gómez, C.; Guénard, B.; Hartley, S.; Krushelnycky, P.; Lester, P.J.; McGeoch, M.A.; Menke, S.B.; Pedersen, J.S.; Pitt, J.P.W.; Reyes, J.; Sanders, N.J.; Suarez, A.V.; Touyama, Y.; Ward, D.; Ward, P.S.; Worner, S.P. (National Academy of Sciences, 2011-01-04)
      Because invasive species threaten the integrity of natural ecosystems, a major goal in ecology is to develop predictive models to determine which species may become widespread and where they may invade. Indeed, considerable ...