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  1. Le, T. S., & Morgenroth, J. (2020). Strategic expansion of existing forest monitoring plots: a case study using a stratified GIS-based modelling approach. New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science, 50.

    New Zealand Journal of Forestry Science

  2. Bello, C., Cintra, A. L. P., Barreto, E., Vancine, M. H., Sobral-Souza, T., Graham, C. H., & Galetti, M. (2020). Environmental niche and functional role similarity between invasive and native palms in the Atlantic Forest. Biological Invasions.

    Biological Invasions

  3. Martin, A. (2020). Persistence through resilience: How sexually deceptive orchids make the most of their pollinators. [PhD]. The University of Auckland.

  4. Salvi, A. M. (2020). Mesophyll Photosynthetic Sensitivity to Leaf Water Potential: Relationships to Climatic Distribution, Isohydry, and Hydraulic Traits [PhD]. The University of Wisconsin - Madison.

  5. Gallagher, R. V. (2020). Final National prioritisation of Australian plants affected by the 2019-2020 bushfire season (p. 62). Commonwealth Department of Agriculture, Water and Environment.

  6. Tulloch, V., Grech, A., Jonsen, I., Pirotta, V., & Harcourt, R. (2020). Cost-effective mitigation strategies to reduce bycatch threats to cetaceans identified using return-on-investment analysis. Conservation Biology, 34(1), 168–179.

    Conservation Biology

  7. Rossetto, M., Wilson, P. D., Bragg, J., Cohen, J., Fahey, M., Yap, J. Y. S., & van der Merwe, M. (2020). Perceptions of Similarity Can Mislead Provenancing Strategies—An Example from Five Co-Distributed Acacia Species. Diversity, 12(8), 306.


  8. Cutajar, T. P., & Rowley, J. L. (2020). Surveying frogs from the bellies of their parasites: Invertebrate-derived DNA as a novel survey method for frogs. Global Ecology and Conservation, e00978.

    Global Ecology and Conservation

  9. Zhu, L., Bloomfield, K. J., Asao, S., Tjoelker, M. G., Egerton, J. J. G., Hayes, L., Weerasinghe, L. K., Creek, D., Griffin, K. L., Hurry, V., Liddell, M., Meir, P., Turnbull, M. H., & Atkin, O. K. (2020). Acclimation of leaf respiration temperature responses across thermally contrasting biomes. New Phytologist.

    New Phytologist

  10. Higgins, S. I., Larcombe, M. J., Beeton, N. J., Conradi, T., & Nottebrock, H. (2020). Predictive ability of a process-based versus a correlative species distribution model. Ecology and Evolution.

    Ecology and Evolution

  11. Dorey, J. B., Fagan-Jeffries, E. P., Stevens, M. I., & Schwarz, M. P. (2020). Morphometric comparisons and novel observations of diurnal and low-light-foraging bees. Journal of Hymenoptera Research, 79, 117–144.

    Journal of Hymenoptera Research

  12. Cross, A. T., Krueger, T. A., Gonella, P. M., Robinson, A. S., & Fleischmann, A. S. (2020). Conservation of carnivorous plants in the age of extinction. Global Ecology and Conservation, e01272.

    Global Ecology and Conservation

  13. von Takach, B., Scheele, B. C., Moore, H., Murphy, B. P., & Banks, S. C. (2020). Patterns of niche contraction identify vital refuge areas for declining mammals. Diversity and Distributions.

    Diversity and Distributions

  14. Sanchez‐Martinez, P., Martínez‐Vilalta, J., Dexter, K. G., Segovia, R. A., & Mencuccini, M. (2020). Adaptation and coordinated evolution of plant hydraulic traits. Ecology Letters.

    Ecology Letters

  15. Miller, A. D., Nitschke, C., Weeks, A. R., Weatherly, W. L., Heyes, S. D., Sinclair, S. J., Holland, O. J., Stevenson, A., Broadhurst, L., Hoebee, S. E., Sherman, C. D. H., & Morgan, J. W. (2020). Genetic data and climate niche suitability models highlight the vulnerability of a functionally important plant species from south-eastern Australia. Evolutionary Applications, 13(8), 2014–2029.

    Evolutionary Applications

  16. Uzqueda, A., Burnett, S., Bertola, L. V., & Hoskin, C. J. (2020). Quantifying range decline and remaining populations of the large marsupial carnivore of Australia’s tropical rainforest. Journal of Mammalogy.

    Journal of Mammalogy

  17. Cornejo-Páramo, P., Lira-Noriega, A., Ramírez-Suástegui, C., Méndez-de-la-Cruz, F. R., Székely, T., Urrutia, A. O., & Cortez, D. (2020). Sex determination systems in reptiles are related to ambient temperature but not to the level of climatic fluctuation. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 20(1), 103.

    BMC Evolutionary Biology

  18. Viacava, P., Blomberg, S. P., Sansalone, G., Phillips, M. J., Guillerme, T., Cameron, S. F., Wilson, R. S., & Weisbecker, V. (2020). Skull shape of a widely distributed, endangered marsupial reveals little evidence of local adaptation between fragmented populations. Ecology and Evolution.

    Ecology and Evolution

  19. Ayre, B. (2020). The critical role of birds as pollinators of the Red and Green Kangaroo Paw, Anigozanthos manglesii [PhD]. University of Western Australia.

  20. Zhang, X., Wei, H., Zhang, X., Liu, J., Zhang, Q., & Gu, W. (2020). Non-Pessimistic Predictions of the Distributions and Suitability of Metasequoia glyptostroboides under Climate Change Using a Random Forest Model. Forests, 11(1), 62.


  21. Bino, G., Kingsford, R. T., & Wintle, B. A. (2020). A stitch in time – Synergistic impacts to platypus metapopulation extinction risk. Biological Conservation, 242, 108399.

    Biological Conservation

  22. Matley, K. A., Sniderman, J. M. K., Drinnan, A. N., & Hellstrom, J. C. (2020). Late-Holocene environmental change on the Nullarbor Plain, southwest Australia, based on speleothem pollen records. Holocene.


  23. Santos, A. A., Leijs, R., Picanço, M. C., Glatz, R., & Hogendoorn, K. (2020). Modelling the climate suitability of green carpenter bee (Xylocopa aerata) and its nesting hosts under current and future scenarios to guide conservation efforts. Austral Ecology.

    Austral Ecology

  24. Catelotti, K., Bino, G., & Offord, C. A. (2020). Thermal germination niches of Persoonia species and projected spatiotemporal shifts under a changing climate. Diversity and Distributions.

    Diversity and Distributions

  25. Burwell, C. J., Theischinger, G., Leach, E. C., & Burwell-Rodriguez, A. I. (2020). Dragonflies and damselflies (Odonata) of the Eungella region, central coastal Queensland, Australia. Proceedings of The Royal Society of Queensland, 125, 10.

    Proceedings of The Royal Society of Queensland

  26. Finch, J. T. D., & Cook, J. M. (2020). Flies on vacation: evidence for the migration of Australian Syrphidae (Diptera). Ecological Entomology.

    Ecological Entomology

  27. Cooke, B. D. (2020). Swamp wallaby (Wallabia bicolor) distribution has dramatically increased following sustained biological control of rabbits. Australian Mammalogy.

    Australian Mammalogy

  28. Coman, A., Potter, S., Moritz, C., Campbell, C. D., & Joseph, L. (2020). Biotic and abiotic drivers of evolution in some Australian thornbills (Passeriformes: Acanthiza) in allopatry, sympatry, and parapatry including a case of character displacement. Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research.

    Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research

  29. Caswell, B. A., Dissanayake, N. G., & Frid, C. L. J. (2020). Influence of climate-induced biogeographic range shifts on mudflat ecological functioning in the subtropics. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 106692.

    Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science

  30. Udyawer, V., Somaweera, R., Nitschke, C., d’Anastasi, B., Sanders, K., Webber, B. L., Hourston, M., & Heupel, M. R. (2020). Prioritising search effort to locate previously unknown populations of endangered marine reptiles. Global Ecology and Conservation, 22, e01013.

    Global Ecology and Conservation

  31. White, L., Catterall, C., & Taffs, K. (2020). The habitat and management of hairy jointgrass (Arthraxon hispidus, Poaceae) on the north coast of New South Wales, Australia. Pacific Conservation Biology, 26(1), 45–56.

    Pacific Conservation Biology

  32. García‐Navas, V., Kear, B. P., & Westerman, M. (2020). The geography of speciation in dasyurid marsupials. Journal of Biogeography.

    Journal of Biogeography

  33. Zhang, Z., Capinha, C., Karger, D. N., Turon, X., MacIsaac, H. J., & Zhan, A. (2020). Impacts of climate change on geographical distributions of invasive ascidians. Marine Environmental Research, 104993.

    Marine Environmental Research

  34. Dinnage, R., Skeels, A., & Cardillo, M. (2020). Spatiophylogenetic modelling of extinction risk reveals evolutionary distinctiveness and brief flowering period as threats in a hotspot plant genus. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 287(1926), 20192817.

    Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

  35. Wiltshire, K. H., & Tanner, J. E. (2020). Comparing maximum entropy modelling methods to inform aquaculture site selection for novel seaweed species. Ecological Modelling, 429, 109071.

    Ecological Modelling

  36. Burns, P. A., Clemann, N., & White, M. (2020). Testing the utility of species distribution modelling using Random Forests for a species in decline. Austral Ecology.

    Austral Ecology

  37. Ibalim, S., Groom, S. V. C., Dorey, J. B., Velasco-Castrillon, A., Schwarz, M. P., & Stevens, M. I. (2020). Origin and dispersal of Homalictus (Apoidea: Halictidae) across Australia, Papua New Guinea and Pacific. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia, 1–14.

    Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia

  38. Hirst, M. J., Griffin, P. C., Wu, L. H., & Hoffmann, A. A. (2020). Testing the environmental warming responses of Brachyscome daisy species using a common garden approach. Austral Ecology.

    Austral Ecology

  39. Jordan, R., Prober, S. M., Hoffmann, A. A., & Dillon, S. K. (2020). Combined Analyses of Phenotype, Genotype and Climate Implicate Local Adaptation as a Driver of Diversity in Eucalyptus microcarpa (Grey Box). Forests, 11(5), 495.


  40. Shabani, F., Ahmadi, M., Kumar, L., Solhjouy-fard, S., Shafapour Tehrany, M., Shabani, F., Kalantar, B., & Esmaeili, A. (2020). Invasive weed species’ threats to global biodiversity: Future scenarios of changes in the number of invasive species in a changing climate. Ecological Indicators, 116, 106436.

    Ecological Indicators

  41. Moles, A. T., Laffan, S. W., Keighery, M., Dalrymple, R. L., Tindall, M. L., & Chen, S. C. (2020). A hairy situation: Plant species in warm, sunny places are more likely to have pubescent leaves. Journal of Biogeography.

    Journal of Biogeography

  42. Booth, T. H., & Muir, P. R. (2020). Climate change impacts on Australia’s eucalypt and coral species: Comparing and sharing knowledge across disciplines. WIREs Climate Change, e657.

    WIREs Climate Change

  43. Brennan, I. G., Lemmon, A. R., Lemmon, E. M., Portik, D. M., Weijola, V., Welton, L., Donnellan, S. C., & Keogh, J. S. (2020). Phylogenomics of monitor lizards and the role of competition in dictating body size disparity. Systematic Biology.

    Systematic Biology

  44. Nimbs, M. J., Hutton, I., Davis, T. R., Larkin, M. F., & Smith, S. D. A. (2020). The heterobranch sea slugs of Lord Howe Island, NSW, Australia (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, 132(1), 12–41.

    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria

  45. Anderson, J., Keppel, G., Thomson, S.-M., Gibbs, J., & Brunetti, G. (2020). High diversity of native plants and vegetation types in the Morialta Conservation Park and the threat of invasive species. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia, 1–20.

    Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia

  46. Sandoval-Castillo, J., Gates, K., Brauer, C. J., Smith, S., Bernatchez, L., & Beheregaray, L. B. (2020). Adaptation of plasticity to projected maximum temperatures and across climatically defined bioregions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

  47. Noble, M. M., Harasti, D., Fulton, C. J., & Doran, B. (2020). Identifying spatial conservation priorities using Traditional and Local Ecological Knowledge of iconic marine species and ecosystem threats. Biological Conservation, 249, 108709.

    Biological Conservation

  48. Bein, B., Ebach, M. C., Laffan, S. W., Murphy, D. J., & Cassis, G. (2020). Quantifying vertebrate zoogeographical regions of Australia using geospatial turnover in the species composition of mammals, birds, reptiles and terrestrial amphibians. Zootaxa, 4802(1), 61–81.


  49. Brookes, D. R., Hereward, J. P., Wilson, L. J., & Walter, G. H. (2020). Multiple invasions of a generalist herbivore—Secondary contact between two divergent lineages of Nezara viridula Linnaeus in Australia. Evolutionary Applications.

    Evolutionary Applications

  50. Zhou, Y., Rodriguez, J., Fisher, N., & Catullo, R. A. (2020). Ecological Drivers and Sex-Based Variation in Body Size and Shape in the Queensland Fruit Fly, Bactrocera tryoni (Diptera: Tephritidae). Insects, 11(6), 390.



  1. Wraith, ., & Pickering, C. (2019). A continental scale analysis of threats to orchids. Biological Conservation, 234, 7–17.

    Biological Conservation

  2. Soanes, K., & Lentini, P. E. (2019). When cities are the last chance for saving species. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment.

    Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment

  3. Heringer, G., Bueno, M. L., Meira-Neto, J. A. A., Matos, F. A. R., & Neri, A. V. (2019). Can Acacia mangium and Acacia auriculiformis hinder restoration efforts in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest under current and future climate conditions? Biological Invasions.

    Biological Invasions

  4. Conroy, G. C., Shimizu-Kimura, Y., Lamont, R. W., & Ogbourne, S. M. (2019). A multidisciplinary approach to inform assisted migration of the restricted rainforest tree, Fontainea rostrata. PLoS ONE, 14(1), e0210560.

    PLoS ONE
    PLoS ONE

  5. Shabani, F., Ahmadi, M., Peters, K. J., Haberle, S., Champreux, A., Saltré, F., & Bradshaw, C. J. A. (2019). Climate-driven shifts in the distribution of koala browse species from the Last Interglacial to the near future. Ecography.


  6. Graham, E. M., Reside, A. E., Atkinson, I., Baird, D., Hodgson, L., James, C. S., & VanDerWal, J. J. (2019). Climate change and biodiversity in Australia: a systematic modelling approach to nationwide species distributions. Australasian Journal of Environmental Management, 26(2), 112–123.

    Australasian Journal of Environmental Management

  7. Hawke, T., Bino, G., & Kingsford, R. T. (2019). A silent demise: Historical insights into population changes of the iconic platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus). Global Ecology and Conservation, e00720.

    Global Ecology and Conservation

  8. Hall, M. A., & Reboud, E. L. (2019). High sampling effectiveness for non-bee flower visitors using vane traps in both open and wooded habitats. Austral Entomology, 0(0).

    Austral Entomology

  9. Steven, R., Barnes, M., Garnett, S. T., Garrard, G., O’Connor, J., Oliver, J. L., Robinson, C., Tulloch, A., & Fuller, R. A. (2019). Aligning citizen science with best practice: Threatened species conservation in Australia. Conservation Science and Practice.

    Conservation Science and Practice

  10. Park, Y. J., Tuxworth, G., & Zhou, J. (2019). Insect Classification Using Squeeze-and-Excitation and Attention Modules - a Benchmark Study. Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, 3437–3441.

    2019 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, ICIP 2019

  11. Pietras, M. (2019). First record of North American fungus Rhizopogon pseudoroseolus in Australia and prediction of its occurrence based on climatic niche and symbiotic partner preferences. Mycorrhiza.


  12. Caley, P., Welvaert, M., & Barry, S. C. (2019). Crowd surveillance: estimating citizen science reporting probabilities for insects of biosecurity concern. Journal of Pest Science.

    Journal of Pest Science

  13. Brook, B. W., Buettel, J. C., & Jarić, I. (2019). A fast re-sampling method for using reliability ratings of sightings with extinction-date estimators. Ecology, e02787.


  14. Esperon‐Rodriguez, M., Power, S. A., Tjoelker, M. G., Beaumont, L. J., Burley, H., Caballero‐Rodriguez, D., & Rymer, P. D. (2019). Assessing the vulnerability of Australia’s urban forests to climate extremes. Plants, People, Planet.

    Plants, People, Planet

  15. Ondei, S., Brook, B. W., & Buettel, J. C. (2019). A flexible tool to prioritize areas for conservation combining landscape units, measures of biodiversity, and threats. Ecosphere, 10(9), e02859.


  16. Roycroft, E. J., Nations, J. A., & Rowe, K. C. (2019). Environment predicts repeated body size shifts in a recent radiation of Australian mammals. Evolution.


  17. Jin, J., & Yang, J. (2019). BDcleaner: A workflow for cleaning taxonomic and geographic errors in occurrence data archived in biodiversity databases. Global Ecology and Conservation, e00852.

    Global Ecology and Conservation

  18. Booth, T. H. (2019). Assessing the thermal adaptability of tree provenances: an example using Eucalyptus tereticornis. Australian Forestry, 82(4), 176–180.

    Australian Forestry

  19. Medd, R. W., & Bower, C. C. (2019). Biodiversity and Endemism within the Mount Canobolas Volcanic Complex. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, 141.

    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales

  20. Foord, C. S., Rowe, K. M. C., & Robb, K. (2019). Cetacean biodiversity, spatial and temporal trends based on stranding records (1920-2016), Victoria, Australia. PLoS ONE, 14(10), e0223712.

    PLoS ONE
    PLoS ONE

  21. Haque, M., Beaumont, L. J., & Nipperess, D. A. (2019). Taxonomic shortfalls in digitised collections of Australia’s flora. Biodiversity and Conservation.

    Biodiversity and Conservation


  1. Zhang, H., Bonser, S. P., Chen, S. C., Hitchcock, T., & Moles, A. T. (2018). Is the proportion of clonal species higher at higher latitudes in Australia? Austral Ecology, 43, 69–75.

    Austral Ecology

  2. Zhu, L., Bloomfield, K. J., Hocart, C. H., Egerton, J. J. G., O’Sullivan, O. S., Penillard, A., Weerasinghe, L. K., & Atkin, O. K. (2018). Plasticity of photosynthetic heat tolerance in plants adapted to thermally contrasting biomes. Plant Cell and Environment.

    Plant Cell and Environment

  3. Dalrymple, R. L., Flores-Moreno, H., Kemp, D. J., White, T. E., Laffan, S. W., Hemmings, F. A., Hitchcock, T. D., & Moles, A. T. (2018). Abiotic and biotic predictors of macroecological patterns in bird and butterfly coloration. Ecological Monographs.

    Ecological Monographs

  4. Bush, A., Catullo, R. A., Mokany, K., Thornhill, A. H., Miller, J. T., & Ferrier, S. (2018). Truncation of thermal tolerance niches among Australian plants. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 27, 22–31.

    Global Ecology and Biogeography

  5. Reside, A. E., Critchell, K., Crayn, D. M., Goosem, M., Goosem, S., Hoskin, C. . J., Sydes, T., Vanderduys, E. P., & Pressey, R. L. (2018). Beyond the model: expert knowledge improves predictions of species’ fates under climate change. Ecological Applications.

    Ecological Applications


  1. Lambkin, T. A. (2017). “Argynnis hyperbius inconstans” Butler, 1873 (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Heliconiinae): A review of its collection history and biology. Australian Entomologist, 44, 223–268.

    Australian Entomologist

  2. Whitau, R., Balme, J., O’Connor, S., & Wood, R. (2017). Wood charcoal analysis at Riwi cave, Gooniyandi country, Western Australia. Quaternary International, 457, 140–154.

    Quaternary International

  3. Booth, T. H., Jovanovic, T., & Arnold, R. J. (2017). Planting domains under climate change for Eucalyptus pellita and Eucalyptus urograndis in parts of China and South East Asia. Australian Forestry, 80, 1–9.

    Australian Forestry

  4. Hossain, M. M. (2017). Accounting for biodiversity in Australia The case of the Murray-Darling Basin Authority. Pacific Accounting Review, 29, 2–33.

    Pacific Accounting Review

  5. Wilson, D., Hansen, B., Honan, J., & Chamberlain, R. (2017). 170 years of Latham’s Snipe Gallinago hardwickii arrivals in New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory show no change in arrival date. Australian Field Ornithology, 34, 76–79.

    Australian Field Ornithology


  1. Arundel, J., Winter, S., Gui, G., & Keatley, M. (2016). A web-based application for beekeepers to visualise patterns of growth in floral resources using MODIS data. Environmental Modelling and Software, 83, 116–125.

    Environmental Modelling and Software

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