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Title: Predicted range expansion of Chinese tallow tree (Triadica sebifera) in forestlands of the southern United States

Author: Wang, Hsiao-Hsuan; Grant, William; Swannack, Todd; Gan, Jianbang; Rogers, William; Koralewski, Tomasz; Miller, James; Taylor Jr., John W.;

Date: 2011

Source: Diversity and Distributions 17:552-565

Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Description: We present an integrated approach for predicting future range expansion of an invasive species (Chinese tallow tree) that incorporates statistical forecasting and analytical techniques within a spatially explicit, agent-based, simulation framework.

Keywords: Agent-based simulation model, biological invasions, dispersal model, habitat quality, invasive species, spatial-temporal dynamics.

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Wang, H.; Grant, W.E.; Swannack, T.M.; Gan, J. Rogers, W.E.; Koralewski, T.E.; Miller, J.E.; Taylor Jr., J.W. 2011. Predicted range expansion of Chinese tallow tree (Triadica sebifera) in forestlands of the southern United States. Diversity and Distributions 17:552-565.


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