Due to very high fire danger conditions, Naturescape is closed and Kings Park afternoon guided walks are cancelled.


Barrett, R.L. (2013). Ecological importance of sedges: a survey of the Australasian Cyperaceae genus Lepidosperma. Annals of Botany 111: 499–529.

Barrett, R.L. (2013). Solanum zoeae (Solanaceae)., a new species of bush tomato from the North Kimberley, Western Australia. Nuytsia 23: 5–21.

Barrett, R.L., Schmidt-Lebuhn, A.N., Thiele, K.R. (2013). Two Western Australian species of Ozothamnus transferred to Pithocarpa (Asteraceae, Gnaphalieae). Nuytsia 23: 103–108.

Bradbury, D., Krauss, S.L. (2013). Limited impact of fragmentation and disturbance on the mating system of tuart (Eucalyptus gomphocephala, Myrtaceae).: implications for seed-source quality in ecological restoration. Australian Journal of Botany 61: 148-160.

Commander, L.E., Rokich, D.P., Renton, M., Dixon, K.W., Merritt, D.J. (2013). Optimising seed broadcasting and greenstock planting for restoration in the Australian arid zone. Journal of Arid Environments 88: 226-235.

DeLong, J.R., Swarts, N.D., Dixon, K.W., Egerton-Warburton, L.M. (2013). Mycorrhizal preference promotes habitat invasion by a native Australian orchid: Microtis media. Annals of Botany 111: 409–418.

Flematti, G.R., Waters, M.T., Scaffidi, A., Merritt, D.J., Ghisalberti, E.L., Dixon, K.W., Smith, S.M. (2013). Karrikin and cyanohydrin smoke signals provide clues to new endogenous plant signalling molecules. Molecular Plant 6: 29-37.

James J.J., Sheley, R.L., Erickson, T.E., Rollins, K.S., Taylor, M.H., Dixon, K.W. (2013). A systems approach to restoring degraded drylands. Journal of Applied Ecology 50. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.12090.

Lozano F.D., Atkins K.J., Sáiz J.C., Sims A.E. and Dixon K.W. (2013). The nature of threat category changes in three Mediterranean biodiversity hotspots. Biological Conservation 157: 21–30.

Menz, M.H.M., Dixon, K.W., Hobbs, R.J. (2013). Hurdles and opportunities for landscape-scale restoration. Science 339: 526-527.

Menz, M.H.M., Phillips, R.D., Dixon, K.W., Peakall, R., Didham, R.K. (2013). Mate searching behaviour of common and rare wasps and the implications for pollen movement of the sexually deceptive orchids they pollinate. PLoS ONE 8: e59111.

Nevill, P.G., Wallace, M.J., Miller, J.T., Krauss S.L. (2013). DNA barcoding for conservation, seed banking and ecological restoration of Acacia in the Midwest of Western Australia. Molecular Ecology Resources DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12060.

Nevill, P.G., Bradbury, D., Jorgensen, T., Krauss, S.L., Samaraweera, S., Gardner, M.G. (2013). Microsatellite primers identified by 454 sequencing in the floodplain tree species Eucalyptus victrix (Myrtaceae). Applications in Plant Science 1(5). DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3732/apps.1200402.

Nevill, P.G., Williams, A., Krauss, S.L., Bradbury, D., Samaraweera, S., Gardner, M.G. (2013). Development of microsatellite loci for the riparian tree species Melaleuca argentea (Myrtaceae) using 454 sequencing. Applications in Plant Science 1(5). DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3732/apps.1200401.

Newman, B.J., Ladd, P., Brundrett, M. and Dixon, K.W. (2013). Effects of habitat fragmentation on plant reproductive success and population viability at the landscape and habitat scale. Biological Conservation 159: 16–23.

Nurfadilah, S., Swarts, N.D, Dixon, K.W., Lambers, H., Merritt, D.J. (2013). Variation in nutrient-acquisition patterns by mycorrhizal fungi of rare and common orchids explains diversification in a global biodiversity hotspot. Annals of Botany doi:10.1093/aob/mct064.

Phillips, R.D., Xu, T., Hutchinson, M.F., Dixon, K.W., Peakall, R. (2013). Convergent specialization – the sharing of pollinators by sympatric genera of sexually deceptive orchids. Journal of Ecology 101: 826-835.

Pollock, L.J., Bayly, M.J., Nevill, P.G., Vesk, P.A. (2013). Chloroplast DNA diversity associated with protected slopes and valleys for hybridizing Eucalyptus species on isolated ranges in south-eastern Australia. Journal of Biogeography 40: 155–167.

Ruthrof, K.X., Renton, M., Dixon, K.W. (2013). Overcoming restoration thresholds and increasing revegetation success for a range of canopy species in a degraded urban Mediterranean-type woodland ecosystem. Australian Journal of Botany 61: 139–147.

Shackelford, N., Hobbs, R.J., Burgar, J.M., Erickson, T.E., Fontaine, J.B., Laliberté, E., Ramalho, C.E., Perring, M.P., Standish, R.J. (2013). Primed for change: developing ecological restoration for the 21st century. Restoration Ecology 21: 297-304.

Sinclair, E.A., Verduin, J., Krauss, S.L., Hardinge, J., Anthony, J., Kendrick, G.A. (2013). A genetic assessment of successful seagrass meadow (Posidonia australis) restoration trial. Ecological Management and Restoration 14: 68-71.

Statton, J., Cambridge, M.L., Dixon, K.W., Kendrick, G.A. (2013). Aquaculture of Posidonia australis seedlings for seagrass restoration programs: effect of sediment type and organic enrichment on growth. Restoration Ecology 21: 250–259.

Vánky, K., Shivas, R.G., Barrett, M.D., Lutz, M. (2013). Eriocortex eriocauli, gen. Et sp. Nov. (Ustilaginomycetes) from Australia. Mycobiota 1: 9–16.

Wylie, S.J., Li, H., Dixon, K.W., Richards, H., Jones, M.G.K. (2013). Exotic and indigenous viruses infect wild populations and captive collections of temperate terrestrial orchids (Diuris species) in Australia. Virus Research 171: 22– 32.