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

  • Authors: Wang, Hsiao-Hsuan; Grant, William; Swannack, Todd; Gan, Jianbang; Rogers, William; Koralewski, Tomasz; Miller, James; Taylor Jr., John W.
  • Publication Year: 2011
  • Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
  • Source: Diversity and Distributions 17:552-565

Abstract

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.

  • Citation: 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.
  • Keywords: Agent-based simulation model, biological invasions, dispersal model, habitat quality, invasive species, spatial-temporal dynamics.
  • Posted Date: May 25, 2011
  • Modified Date: July 15, 2011
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