• Herbivores, but not other insects, are scarce on alien plants 

      Proches, S.; Wilson, J.R.U.; Richardson, D.M.; Chown, S.L. (Ecological Society of Australia, 2008)
      Understanding how the landscape-scale replacement of indigenous plants with alien plants influences ecosystem structure and functioning is critical in a world characterized by increasing biotic homogenization. An important ...
    • How much evolutionary history in a 10x10m plot? 

      Proches, S.; Wilson, J.R.U.; Cowling, R.M. (2006)
      We use a fully dated phylogenetic tree of the angiospermfamilies to calculate phylogenetic diversity (PD) in four South African vegetation types with distinct evolutionary histories. Since the branch length values are in ...