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Residence time and potential range: crucial considerations in modelling plant invasions
A prime aim of invasion biology is to predict which species will become invasive, but retrospective analyses have so far failed to develop robust generalizations. This is because many biological, environmental, and ...
Ornamental plants as invasive aliens: problems and solutions in Kruger National Park, South Africa
(Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, 2008)
The most widespread invasive alien plant species in South Africa’s Kruger National Park (KNP) were either introduced unintentionally along rivers and roads, or intentionally for use as ornamentals. We examine the spatial ...
Searching for phylogenetic pattern in biological invasions
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2008)
It has been suggested that alien species with close indigenous relatives in the introduced range may have reduced chances of successful establishment and invasion (Darwin’s naturalization hypothesis). Studies trying to ...