If data downloaded from this website is used for any purpose, please cite Duursma DE, Gallagher RV, Roger E, Hughes L, Downey PO, Leishman MR (2013) Next-Generation Invaders? Hotspots for Naturalised Sleeper Weeds in Australia under Future Climates. PLoS ONE 8(12): e84222. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0084222, and this website (www.weedfutures.net) as the data source.
Complete trait dataset for all 711 naturalised and invasive species (CSV, 206Kb)
Includes additional trait data not published on WeedFutures.net
Details of trait variables and metadata (PDF, 75Kb)
Additional information relevant to the analysis of trait data
Ratings data for all naturalised species (CSV, 76Kb)
Ratings at the national and state level; includes ratings for RCP 4.5 emission pathway not published on WeedFutures.net
Invasive class data for all invasive species (CSV, 5Kb)
Complete habitat suitability data (ZIP, 5391Kb)
Percentage of suitable habitat for all regions and species
Duursma DE, Gallagher RV, Roger E, Hughes L, Downey PO, Leishman MR (2013) Next-Generation Invaders? Hotspots for Naturalised Sleeper Weeds in Australia under Future Climates. PLoS ONE 8(12): e84222. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0084222 [PDF available]
Gallagher RV, Englert Duursma D, O'Donnell J, Wilson PD, Downey PO, Hughes L, and Leishman MR (2013) The grass may not always be greener: projected reductions in climatic suitability for exotic grasses under future climates in Australia. Biological Invasions 15: 961-975 [PDF available]
O'Donnell J, Gallagher RV, Wilson PD, Downey PO, Hughes L & Leishman MR (2011) Invasion hotspots for non-native plants in Australia under current and future climates. Global Change Biology 18: 617-629 [PDF available]
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