Thursday 11 January 2018

Publications using Biodiverse in 2017

Now that 2018 has begun, here is a list of publications that used Biodiverse in 2017. 

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Shawn Laffan

Baldwin, B.G., Thornhill, A.H., Freyman, W.A., Ackerly, D.D., Kling, M.M., Morueta-Holme, N. and Mishler, B.D. (2017) Species richness and endemism in the native flora of California. American Journal of Botany, 104, 487-501.

Bui, E.N., Thornhill, A.H., Gonzalez-Orozco, C.E., Knerr, N. and Miller, J.T. (2017) Climate and geochemistry as drivers of eucalypt diversification in Australia. Geobiology, 15, 427-440.

Cassis, G., Laffan, S.W. and Ebach, M.C. (2017) Biodiversity and bioregionalisation perspectives on the historical biogeography of Australia. In Ebach, M.C (ed) Handbook of Australasian Biogeography, ch 1, pp 1-16.

Chen, S-C, Cornwell, W.K., Zhang, H-X and Moles, A.T. (2017) Plants show more flesh in the tropics: variation in fruit type along latitudinal and climatic gradients. Ecography, 14, 531–538.

Di Virgilio, G., Laffan, S.W., Nielsen, S.V. and Chapple, D.G. (2017) Does range-restricted evolutionary history predict extinction risk? A case study in lizards. Journal of Biogeography, 44, 605-614.

Heenan, P.B., Millar, T.R., Smissen, R.D., McGlone, M.S. and Wilton, A.D. (2017) Phylogenetic measures of neo- and palaeo-endemism in the indigenous vascular flora of the New Zealand archipelago. Australian Systematic Botany, 30, 124-133

Millar, T.R., Heenan, P.B., Wilton, A.D., Smissen, R.D. and Breitwieser, I. (2017) Spatial distribution of species, genus and phylogenetic endemism in the vascular flora of New Zealand, and implications for conservation. Australian Systematic Botany, 30, 134-147

Prentice, E., Knerr, N., Schmidt-Lebuhn, A.N., González-Orozco, C.E., Bui, E.N., Laffan, S. and Miller, J.T. (2017) Do soil and climate properties drive biogeography of the Australian proteaceae? Plant and Soil, 417, 317-329.

Santos, A.P.B, Bitencourt, C. and Rapini, A. (2017) Distribution patterns of Kielmeyera (Calophyllaceae): the Rio Doce basin emerges as a confluent area between the northern and southern Atlantic Forest. Neotropical Biodiversity, 3, 1-9.

Scherson, R.A., Thornhill, A.H., Urbina-Casanova, R., Freyman, W.A., Pliscoff, P.A. and Mishler, B.D. (2017) Spatial phylogenetics of the vascular flora of Chile. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 112, 88-95.

Thornhill, A.H., Baldwin, B.G., Freyman, W.A., Nosratinia, S., Kling, M.M., Morueta-Holme, N., Madsen, T.P., Ackerly, D.D. and Mishler, B.D. (2017) Spatial phylogenetics of the native California flora. BMC Biology 15, 96.

Tindall, M.L., Thomson, F.J., Laffan, S.W., and Moles, A.T. (2017) Is there a latitudinal gradient in the proportion of species with spinescence? Journal of Plant Ecology, 10, 294-300.

Yu, F., Skidmore, A.K., Wang, T., Huang, J., Ma, K and Groen, T.A. (2017) Rhododendron diversity patterns and priority conservation areas in China. Diversity and Distributions, 23, 1143–1156.