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[192] Bosc, C., Pauw, A., Roets, F. & Hui, C. (2018) Interactions among predators and plant specificity protect herbivores from top predators. Ecology, accepted.

[191] Gallien, L., Landi, P., Hui, C. & Richardson, D.M. (2018) Emergence of weak-intransitive competition through adaptive diversification and eco-evolutionary feedbacks. Journal of Ecology, 106:877-889. [pdf]

[190] Lin, S.Y., Shao, L.J., Hui, C., Sandhu, H.S., Fan, T.T., Zhang, L., Li, F., Ding, Y.L. & Shi, P.J. (2018) The effect of temperature on the developmental rates of seedling emergence and leaf-unfolding in two dwarf bamboo species. Trees – Structure and Function, in press. DOI:10.1007/s00468-018-1669-0

[189] Kunin, W.E., Harte, J., He, F., Hui, C., Jobe, R.T., Ostling, A., Polce, C., Šizling, A., Smith, A.B., Smith, K., Smart, S.M., Storch, D., Tjørve, E., Ugland, K.-I., Ulrich, W. & Varma, V. (2018) Upscaling biodiversity: Estimating the species-area relationship from small samples. Ecological Monographs, 88: in press. DOI:10.1002/ecm.1284

[188] MacFadyen, S., Zambatis, N., Van Teeffelen, A.J.A. & Hui, C. (2018) Long-term rainfall regression surfaces for the Kruger National Park, South Africa: A spatio-temporal review of patterns from 1981-2015. International Journal of Climatology, 38:2506-2519. [pdf]

[187] Hui, C., Minoarivelo, H.O. & Landi, P. (2018) Modelling coevolution in ecological networks with adaptive dynamics. Mathematical Methods in the Applied Sciences, in press. DOI:10.1002/mma.4612

[186] Soufbaf, M., Fathipour, Y., Harvey, J.A. & Hui, C. (2018) Finish line plant-insect interactions mediated by insect feeding mode and plant interference: a case study of Brassica interactions with diamondback moth and turnip aphid. Insect Science, in press. DOI:10.1111/1744-7917.12439

[185] Hui, C., Vermeulen, W. & Durrheim, G. (2018) Quantifying multiple-site compositional turnover in an Afrotemperate forest, using zeta diversity. Forest Ecosystems, 5:15. [pdf]

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[183] Hui, C., Fox, G.A. & Gurevitch, J. (2017) Scale-dependent portfolio effects explain growth inflation and volatility reduction in landscape demography. Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences USA, 114:12507-12511. [link]

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[180] Vimercati, G., Davies, S.J., Hui, C. & Measey, J. (2017) Does restricted access limit management of invasive urban frogs? Biological Invasions, 19:3659-3674.

[179] Han, X.Z., Qin, J.S., Yang, S.L. & Hui, C. (2017) On the dynamical model of evolutionary distribution and its application. Ecological Science, 36(3):135-141. [in Chinese] [pdf]

[178] Cheng, L., Hui, C., Reddy, G.V.P., Ding, Y.L. & Shi, P.J. (2017) Internode morphometrics and allometry of Tonkin Cane Pseudosasa amabilis. Ecology and Evolution, 7:9651-9660.

[177] Soufbaf, M., Fathipour, Y. & Hui, C. (2017) Artificial diversity of plant-insect communities and modern crop stoichiometry in small closed patches in greenhouse. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology, 19:1291-1302.

[176] Broeckhoven, C., du Plessis, A. & Hui, C. (2017) Functional trade-off between strength and thermal capacity of dermal armor: insights from girdled lizards. Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 74:189-194.

[175] Shi, P.J., Chen, Z.H., Reddy, G.V.P., Hui, C., Huang, J.G. & Xiao, M. (2017) Timing of cherry tree blooming: Contrasting effects of rising winter low temperatures and early spring temperatures. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 240/241:78-89.

[174] Van Schalkwyk, H., Potgieter, L. & Hui, C. (2017) The development of a spatio-temporal model for water hyacinth biological control strategies. Mathematical and Computational Forestry & Natural-Resource Sciences, 9:30-42.

[173] Wilsenach, J., Landi, P. & Hui, C. (2017) Evolutionary fields can explain patterns of high dimensional complexity in ecology. Physical Review E, 95:042401.

[172] Le Roux, J.J., Hui, C., Keet, J.H. & Ellis, A. (2017) Co-introduction versus ecological fitting pathways to the establishment of effective mutualisms during biological invasions. New Phytologist, 215:1354-1360.

[171] Latombe, G., Hui, C. & McGeoch, M.A. (2017) Multi-site generalised dissimilarity modelling: Using zeta diversity to differentiate drivers of turnover in rare and widespread species. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 8:431-442.

[170] Vimercati, G., Hui, C., Davies, S.J. & Measey, G.J. (2017) Integrating age structured and least cost path models to disentangle invasion dynamics of a pond-breeding anuran. Ecological Modelling, 356:104-116.

[169] Keet, J.H., Ellis, A.G., Hui, C. & Le Roux, J.J. (2017) Legume-rhizobium symbiotic promiscuity does not determine plant invasiveness. Annals of Botany, 119:1319-1331.

[168] Assan, B., Nyabadza, F., Landi, P. & Hui, C. (2017) Modelling the transmission of Burili ulcer in fluctuating environments. International Journal of Biomathematics, 10:1750063.

[167] Guo, J.J., Yue, D.X., Li, K. & Hui, C. (2017) Biocapacity optimization in regional planning. Scientific Reports, 7:41150.

[166] Vaz, A.S., Kueffer, C., Kull, C.A., Richardson, D.M., Schindler, S., Muñoz-Pajares, A.J., Vicente, J.R., Martins, J., Hui, C., Kühn, I. & Honrado, J.P. (2017) The progress of interdisciplinarity in invasion science. Ambio, 46:428-442.

[165] Broeckhoven, C., du Plessis, A., le Roux, S.G., Mouton, P.F.N. & Hui, C. (2017) Beauty is more than skin deep: a non-invasive protocol for in vivo anatomical study using micro-CT. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 8:358-369.

[164] Roigé, M., McGeoch, M.A., Hui, C. & Worner, S. (2017) Cluster validity and uncertainty assessment for self-organizing map pest profile analysis. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 8:349-357.

[163] Haelewaters, D., Zhao, S.Y., Clusella-Trullas, S., Cottrell, T.E., De Kesel, A., Fiedler, L., Herz, A., Hesketh, H., Hui, C., Kleespies, R.G., Losey, J.E., Minnaar, I., Murray, K.M., Nedvěd, O., Pfliegler, W.P., Raak-van den Berg, C.L., Riddick, E.W., Shapiro-Ilan, D.I., Smyth, R.R., Steenberg, T., van Wielink, P.S., Viglášová, S., Zhao, S., Ceryngier, P. & Roy, H.E. (2017) Parasites of Harmonia axyridis: current research and perspectives. Biocontrol, 62:355-371.

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[161] Miller, J.T., Hui, C., Thornhill, A., Gallien, L., Le Roux, J.J. & Richardson, D.M. (2017) Is invasion success of Australian trees mediated by their native biogeography, phylogenetic history, or both? AoB Plants, 9:plw080.

[160] Hui, C. (2016) Trait evolution within frugivory networks. F1000Research, 5:1977 (Conference Slides).

[159] Broeckhoven, C., Diedericks, G., Hui, C., Makhubo, B.G. & Mouton, P.F.N. (2016) Enemy at the gates: rapid defensive trait diversification in an adaptive radiation of lizards. Evolution, 70:2647-2656.

[158] Lin, S.Y., Zhang, L., Reddy, G.V.P., Hui, C., Gielis, J., Ding, Y.L. & Shi, P.J. (2016) A geometrical model for testing bilateral symmetry of bamboo leaf with a simplified Gielis equation. Ecology and Evolution, 6:6798-6806.

[157] Zhao, Z.H., Reddy, G.V.P., Hui, C. & Li, B.L. (2016) Approaches and mechanisms for ecologically based pest management across multiple scales. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 230:199-206.

[156] Chen, L., Li, Z.B., Hui, C., Cheng, X., Li, B.L. & Shi, P.J. (2016) A general method for parameter estimation in light-response models. Scientific Reports, 6:27905.

[155] MacFayden, C., Hui, C., Verburg, P.H. & Van Teeffelen, A.J.A. (2016) Quantifying spatiotemporal drivers of environmental heterogeneity in Kruger National Park, South Africa. Landscape Ecology, 31:2013-2029.

[154] Boyero, L., Pearson, R.G., Hui, C., Gessner, M.O., Pérez, J., Alexandrou, M.A., Graça, M.A.S., Cardinale, B.J., Albariño, R.J., Arunachalam, M., Barmuta, L.A., Boulton, A.J., Bruder, A., Callisto, M., Chauvet, E., Death, R.G., Dudgeon, D., Encalada, A.C., Ferreira, V., Figueroa, R., Flecker, A.S., Gonçalves Jr, J.F., Helson, J., Iwata, T., Jinggut, T., Mathooko, J., Mathuriau, C., M’Erimba, C., Moretti, M., Pringle, C.M., Ramírez, A., Ratnarajah, L., Rincon, J. & Yule, C.M. (2016) Biotic and abiotic variables influencing plant litter breakdown in streams: a global study. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 283:20152664.

[153] Ramanantoanina, A. & Hui, C. (2016) Spread in heterogeneous landscapes. Mathematical Biosciences, 275:51-56.

[152] Han, X.Z., Chen, B.Y. & Hui, C. (2016) Symmetry breaking in cyclic competition by niche construction. Applied Mathematics and Computation, 284:66-78.

[151] Roy, H.E., Brown, P.M.J., Adriaens, T., Berkvens, N., Borges, I., Clusella-Trullas, S., De Clercq, P., Eschen, R., Estoup, A., Evans, E.W., Facon, B., Gardiner, M.M., Gil, A., Grez, A., Guillemaud, T., Haelewaters, D., Honek, A., Howe, A.G., Hui, C., Hutchison, W.D., Kenis, M., Koch, R.L., Kulfan, J., Handley, L.L., Lombaert, E., Loomans, A., Losey, J., Lukashuk, A.O., Maes, D., Magro, A., Murray, K.M., Martin, G.S., Martinkova, Z., Minnaar, I., Nedved, O., Orlova-Bienkowskaja, M.J., Rabitsch, W., Ravn, H.P., Rondoni, G., Rorke, S.L., Ryndevich, S.K., Saethre, M.G., Sloggett, J., Soares, A.O., Stals, R., Tinsley, M.C., Vandereycken, A., van Wielink, P., Viglasova, S., Zach, P., Zaviezo, T. & Zhao, Z. (2016) The harlequin ladybird, Harmonia axyridis: An inspiration for global collaborations on invasion biology. Biological Invasions, 18:997-1044.

[150] Roura-Pascual, N., Sanders, N. & Hui, C. (2016) The distribution and diversity of insular ants: Do exotic species play by different rules? Global Ecology and Biogeography, 25:642-654.

[149] Hui, C., Richardson, D.M., Landi, P., Minoarivelo, H.O., Garnas, J. & Roy, H.E. (2016) Defining invasiveness and invasibility in ecological networks. Biological Invasions, 18:971-983.

[148] Robertson, M.P., Visser, V. & Hui, C. (2016) Biogeo: an R package for assessing and improving data quality of occurrence record datasets. Ecography, 39:394-401.

[147] Rouget, M., Robertson, M.P., Wilson, J.R.U., Hui, C., Essl, F., Renteria, J.L. & Richardson, D.M. (2016) Invasion debt – quantifying future biological invasions. Diversity and Distributions, 22:445-456.

[146] Liu, Z.G., Zhang, F.P. & Hui, C. (2016) Density-dependent dispersal complicates spatial synchrony in tri-trophic food chains. Population Ecology, 58:223-230.

[145] Liu, G.H., Shi, P.J., Xu, Q., Dong, X.B., Wang, F.S., Wang, G.G. & Hui, C. (2016) Does the size-density relationship developed for bamboo species conform to the self-thinning rule? Forest Ecology and Management, 361:339-345.

[144] Ouyang, F., Hui, C., Men, X.Y., Zhang, Y.S., Shi, P.J., Zhao, Z.H. & Ge, F. (2016) Early eclosion of overwintering cotton bollworm moths driving from warming temperatures accentuates yield loss in wheat. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 217:89-98.

[143] Shi, P.J., Chen, L., Hui, C. & Grission-Mayer, H.D. (2016) Capture the time when plants reach their maximum body size by using the beta sigmoid growth equation. Ecological Modelling, 320:177-181.

[142] Minoarivelo, H.O. & Hui, C. (2016) Trait-mediated interaction leads to structural emergence in mutualistic networks. Evolutionary Ecology, 30:105-121.

[141] Minoarivelo, H.O. & Hui, C. (2016) Invading a mutualistic network: To be or not to be similar. Ecology and Evolution, 6:4981-4996.

[140] Nuwagaba, S., Zhang, F. & Hui, C. (2015) A hybrid behavioural rule of adaptation and drift explains the emergent architecture of antagonistic networks. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 282:20150320.

[139] Latombe, G., Hui, C. & McGeoch, M.A. (2015) Beyond the continuum: a multidimensional phase space for neutral-niche community assembly. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 282:20152417.

[138] Wang, L.Y., Hui, C., Sandhu, H.S., Li, Z.H. & Zhao, Z.H. (2015) Population dynamics and associated factors of cereal aphids and armyworms under global change. Scientific Reports, 5:18801.

[137] Reddy, G., Shi, P.J., Hui, C., Cheng, X.F., Ouyang, F. & Ge, F. (2015) The seesaw effect of winter temperature change on the recruitment of cotton bollworms Helicoverpa armigerathrough mismatched phenology. Ecology and Evolution, 5:5652-5661.

[136] Rouget, M., Hui, C., Renteria, J., Richardson, D.M. & Wilson, J.R.U. (2015) Plant invasions as a biogeographical assay: vegetation biomes constrain the distribution of invasive alien species assemblages. South African Journal of Botany, 101:24-31.

[135] Boyero, L., Pearson, R.G., Swan, C. M., Hui, C., Albariño, R.J., Arunachalam, M., Callisto, M., Chará, J., Chará-Serna, A.M., Chauvet, E., Cornejo, A., Dudgeon, D., Encalada, A., Ferreira, V., Gessner, M.O., Gonçalves Jr, J.F., Graça, M.A.S., Helson, J.E., Mathooko, J.M., McKie, B.G., Moretti, M.S. & Yule, C. M. (2015) Latitudinal gradient of nestedness and its potential drivers in stream detritivores. Ecography, 38:949-955.

[134] Zhao, Z.H., Hui, C., Li, Z.H. & Li, B.L. (2015) Habitat heterogeneity stabilizes the spatial and temporal interactions between cereal aphids and parasitic wasps. Basic and Applied Ecology, 16:510-518.

[133] Han, X.Z., Gao, M. & Hui, C. (2015) Pattern recognition and simulation in ecology. Computational Ecology and Software, 5:271-275.

[132] Han, X.Z., Huang, Y.L. & Hui, C. (2015) Spatial distributions of niche-constructing populations. Computational Ecology and Software, 5:286-298.

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[130] Minoarivelo, H.O., Diedericks, G. & Hui, C. (2015) An introduction to phylogenetic analyses and modelling in ecology. Computational Ecology and Software, 5:328-339.

[129] Ochiaga, E.O. & Hui, C. (2015) Forms and genesis of species abundance distributions. Computational Ecology and Software, 5:340-353.

[128] Ramanantoanina, A. & Hui, C. (2015) Modelling spread with context-based dispersal strategies. Computational Ecology and Software, 5:354-366.

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[125] Shi, P.J., Huang, J.G., Hui, C., Grissino-Mayer, H.D., Tardif, J.C., Zhai, L.H., Wang, F.S. & Li, B.L. (2015) Capturing spiral radial growth of conifers using the superellipse to model tree-ring geometric shape. Frontiers in Plant Science, 6:856.

[124] Su, M., Hui, C. & Lin, Z.S. (2015) Effects of the transmissibility and virulence of pathogens on intraguild predation in fragmented landscapes. BioSystems, 129:44-49.

[123] Cheng, X.F., Shi, P.J., Hui, C., Wang, F.S., Liu, G.H. & Li, B.L. (2015) An optimal proportion of mixing broad-leaved forest for enhancing moso bamboo productivity. Ecology and Evolution, 5:1576-1584.

[122] Zhao, Z.H., Hui, C., He, D.H. & Li, B.L. (2015) Effects of agricultural intensification on ability of natural enemies to control aphids. Scientific Reports, 5:8024.

[121] Gao, M., Wang, X.X., Hui, C., Yi, H.P., Zhang, C.Q., Wu, X.Q., Bi, X.L., Wang, Y., Xiao, L.X. & Wang, D. (2015) Assembly of plant communities in coastal wetlands – the role of saltcedar Tamarix chinensis during early succession. Journal of Plant Ecology, 8:539-548.

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[118] Hui, C. (2015) Unlocking patterns of nature – The marriage of mathematics and ecology. Inaugural Lecture, Stellenbosch University & SUN MeDIA. ISBN: 978-0-7972-1543-6.

[117] Landi, P., Hui, C. & Dieckmann, U. (2015) Fisheries-induced disruptive selection. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 365:204-216.

[116] Hui, C. & McGeoch, M.A. (2014) Zeta diversity as a concept and metric that unifies incidence-based biodiversity patterns. American Naturalist, 184:684-694.

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[114] Minoarivelo, H.O., Hui, C., Terblanche, J.S., Kosakovsky Pond, S.L. & Scheffler, K. (2014) Detecting phylogenetic signal in mutualistic interaction networks using a Markov process model. Oikos, 123:1250-1260.

[113] Ramanantoanina, A., Ouhinou, A. & Hui, C. (2014) Spatial assortment of mixed propagules explains the acceleration of range expansion. PLoS ONE, 9:e103409. (Correction at PLoS ONE 10:e0136479)

[112] Shi, P.J., Zhao, Z.H., Sandhu, H.S., Hui, C., Men, X.Y., Ge, F. & Li, B.L. (2014) An optimization approach to the two-circle method of estimating ground-dwelling arthropod densities. Florida Entomologist, 97:644-652.

[111] Gaertner, M., Biggs, R., Te Beest, M., Hui, C., Molofsky, J. & Richardson, D.M. (2014) Invasive plants as drivers of regime shifts: Identifying high priority invaders that alter feedback relationships. Diversity and Distributions, 20:733-744.

[110] Shi, P.J., Hui, C., Men, X.Y., Ge, F., Zhao, Z.H., Ouyang, F, Cao, H.F. & Li, B.L. (2014) Cascade effects of crop species richness on the diversity of pest insects and their natural enemies. Science China Life Sciences, 57:718-725. [also in Chinese: see here]

[109] Kimberg, P.K., Woodford, D.J., Weyl, O.L.F., Hui, C., Richardson, D.M., Msezane, T.P., van der Walt, K.A., Swartz, E.R., Chimimba, C.T., Zengaya, T. & Ellender, B.R. (2014) Understanding the unintended spread and impact of alien and invasive fish species – development of management guidelines for South African inland waters. Water Research Commission, no. 2039/1/14. ISBN: 978-1-4312-0587-5

[108] Han, X.Z. & Hui, C. (2014) Niche construction on environmental gradients: the formation of fitness valley and stratified genotypic distributions. PLoS ONE, 9:e99775.

[107] Plieninger, T., Hui, C., Gaertner, M. & Huntsinger, L. (2014) The impact of land abandonment on species richness and abundance in the Mediterranean Basin: a meta-analysis. PLoS ONE, 9:e98355.

[106] Donaldson, J.E., Hui, C., Richardson, D.M., Robertson, M.P., Webber, B.L. & Wilson, J.R.U. (2014) Invasion trajectory of alien trees: the role of introduction pathway and planting history. Global Change Biology, 20:1527-1537.

[105] Zhao, Z.H., Hui, C., Hardev, S., Ouyang, F., Dong, Z. & Ge, F. (2014) Responses of cereal aphids and their parasitic wasps to landscape complexity. Journal of Economic Entomology, 107:630-637.

[104] Shi, P.J., Ishikawa, T., Sandhu, H.S., Hui, C., Chakraborty, A., Jin, X.S., Shan, X.J., Tachihara, K. & Li, B.L. (2014) On the 3/4-exponent von Bertalanffy equation for ontogenetic growth. Ecological Modelling, 276:23-28.

[103] Hui, C., Richardson, D.M., Visser, V. & Wilson, J.R.U. (2014) Macroecology meets invasion ecology: performance of Australian acacias and eucalypts around the world foretold by features of their native ranges. Biological Invasions, 16:565-576.

[102] Caplat, P., Hui, C., Maxwell, B.D. & Peltzer, D.A. (2014) Cross-scale management strategies for optimal control of trees invading from source plantations. Biological Invasions, 16:677-690.

[101] Wilson, J.R.U., Caplat, P., Dickie, I.A., Hui, C., Maxwell, B.D., Nuñez, M.A., Pauchard, A., Rejmánek, M., Richardson, D.M., Robertson, M.P., Spear, D., Webber, B.L., van Wilgen, B.W. & Zenni, R.D. (2014) A standardized set of metrics to assess and monitor tree invasions. Biological Invasions, 16:535-551.

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[99] Zhang, F. & Hui, C. (2014) Recent experience-driven behaviour optimizes foraging. Animal Behaviour, 88:13-19.

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[95] Davies, S.J., Clusella-Trullas, S., Hui, C. & McGeoch, M.A. (2013) Farm dams facilitate amphibian invasion: Extra-limital range expansion of the painted reed frog in South Africa. Austral Ecology, 38:851-863.

[94] Woodford, D.J., Hui, C., Richardson, D.M. & Weyl, O.L.F. (2013) Propagule pressure drives establishment of introduced freshwater fish: quantitative evidence from an irrigation network. Ecological Applications, 23:1926-1937.

[93] Zhao, Z.H., Hui, C., He, D.H. & Ge, F. (2013) Effects of position within wheat field and adjacent habitats on the density and diversity of cereal aphids and their natural enemies. BioControl, 58:765-776.

[92] Zhao, Z.H., Shi, P.J., Hui, C., Ouyang, F., Ge, F. & Li, B.L. (2013) Solving the pitfalls of pitfall trapping: a two-circle method for density estimation of ground-dwelling arthropods. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 4:865-871.

[91] Zhao, Z.H., Hui, C., Ouyang, F., Liu, J.H., Guan, X.Q., He, D.H. & Ge, F. (2013) Effect of inter-annual landscape changes on the interactions between cereal aphids and their natural enemies. Basic and Applied Ecology, 14:472-479.

[90] Horak, J., Hui, C., Roura-Pascual, N. & Romportl, D. (2013) Changing roles of propagule, climate and land use during extralimital colonization of a rose chafer beetle. Naturwissenschaften, 100:327-336.

[89] Yue, D.X., Guo, J.J. & Hui, C. (2013) Scale dependency of biocapacity and the fallacy of unsustainable development. Journal of Environmental Management, 126:13-19.

[88] Plieninger, T., Gaertner, M., Hui, C. & Huntsinger, L. (2013) Does land abandonment decrease species richness and abundance of plants and animals in Mediterranean grasslands, arable lands and permanent croplands? Environmental Evidence, 2:3.

[87] Zhang, F., Hui, C. & Pauw, A. (2013) Adaptive divergence in Darwin’s race: how coevolution can generate trait diversity in a pollination system. Evolution, 67:548-560.

[86] Hui, C., Roura-Pascual, N., Brotons, L., Robinson, R.A. & Evans, K.L. (2012) Flexible dispersal strategies in native and non-native ranges: environmental quality and the ‘good-stay, bad-disperse’ rule. Ecography, 35:1024-1032.

[85] Hui, C. (2012) Scale effect and bimodality in the frequency distribution of species occupancy. Community Ecology, 13:30-35.

[84] Hui, C., Boonzaaier, C. & Boyero, L. (2012) Estimating changes in species abundance from occupancy and aggregation. Basic and Applied Ecology, 13:169-177.

[83] Berthouly-Salazar, C., Cassey, P., van Vuuren, B.J., van Rensburg, B.J., Hui, C. & le Roux, J.J. (2012) Development and characterization of 13 new, and cross amplification of 3, polymorphic nuclear microsatellite loci in the Common myna (Acridotheres tristis). Conservation Genetics Resources, 4:621-624.

[82] Berthouly-Salazar, C., van Rensburg, B.J., le Roux, J.J. van Vuuren, B.J. & Hui, C. (2012) Spatial sorting drives morphological variation in the invasive bird, Acridotheres tristis. PLoS ONE, 7:e38145.

[81] Mager, D.M. & Hui, C. (2012) A first record of biological soil crusts in the Cape Floristic Region. South African Journal of Science, 108:80-83.

[80] Soufbaf, M., Fathipour, Y., Zalucki, M.P. & Hui, C. (2012) Importance of primary metabolites in canola in mediating interactions between a specialist leaf-feeding insect and its specialist solitary endoparasitoid. Arthropod-Plant Interactions, 6:241-250.

[79] Soufbaf, M., Fathipour, Y., Hui, C. & Karimzadeh, J. (2012) Effects of plant availability and habitat size on the coexistence of two competing parasitoids in a tri-trophic food web of canola, diamondback moth and parasitic wasps. Ecological Modelling, 244:49-56.

[78] Zhang, F., Tao, Y. & Hui, C. (2012) Organism-induced habitat restoration leads to bi-stability in metapopulations. Mathematical Biosciences, 240:260-266.

[77] Zhao, Z.H., He, D.H. & Hui, C. (2012) From the inverse density-area relationship to the minimum patch size of a host-parasitoid system. Ecological Research, 27:303-309.

[76] Yue, D.X., Ma, J.H., Guo, J.J., Zhang, J.J., Du, J., Song, Y.J. & Hui, C. (2012) RS & GIS-based spatial temporal analysis of ecological footprint and biocapacity pattern of Jinghe River Watershed in China: Does supply meet demand? Advanced Materials Research, 356-360:2820-2832. [Conference Proceeding]

[75] Hui, C., Foxcroft, L.C., Richardson, D.M. & MacFadyen, S. (2011) Defining optimal sampling effort for large-scale monitoring of invasive alien plants: a Bayesian method for estimating abundance and distribution. Journal of Applied Ecology, 48:768-776.

[74] Hui, C., Richardson, D.M., Robertson, M.P., Wilson, J.R.U. & Yates, C.J. (2011) Macroecology meets invasion ecology: linking the native distributions of Australian acacias to invasiveness. Diversity and Distributions, 17:872-883.

[73] Hui, C. (2011) Forecasting population trend from the scaling pattern of occupancy. Ecological Modelling, 222:442-446.

[72] Gallapher, R.V., Leishman, M.R., Miller, J.T., Hui, C., Richardson, D.M., Suda, J. & Trávníček, P. (2011) Invasiveness in introduced Australian acacias: the role of species traits and genome size. Diversity and Distributions, 17:884-897.

[71] Ramanantoanina, A., Hui, C. & Ouhinou, A. (2011) Effects of density-dependent dispersal behaviours on the speed and spatial patterns of range expansion in predator-prey metapopulations. Ecological Modelling, 222:3524-3530.

[70] Richardson, D.M., Carruthers, J., Hui, C., Impson, F.A.C., Maslin, B., Robertson, M.P., Rouget, M., le Roux, J.J. & Wilson, J.R.U. (2011) Human-mediated introductions of Australian acacias – a global experiment in biogeography. Diversity and Distributions, 17:771-787. (Faculty of 1000)

[69] Roura-Pascual, N., Hui, C., Ikeda, T., Leday, G., Richardson, D.M., Carpintero, S., Espadaler, X., Gómez, C., Guénard, B., Hartley, S., Krushelnycky, P., Lester, P.J., McGeoch, M.A., Menke, S.B., Pedersen, J.S., Pitt, J.P., Reyes, J., Sanders, N.J., Suarez, A.V., Touyama, Y., Ward, D., Ward, P.S. & Worner, S.P. (2011) Relative roles of climatic suitability and anthropogenic influence in determining the pattern of spread in a global invader. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, 108:220-225.

[68] Su, M. & Hui, C. (2011) The effect of predation on the prevalence and aggregation of pathogens in prey. BioSystems, 105:300-306.

[67] Yue, D.X., Xu, X.F., Hui, C., Xiong, Y.C., Han, X.M. & Ma, J.H. (2011) Biocapacity supply and demand in Northwestern China: a spatial appraisal of sustainability. Ecological Economics, 70:988-994.

[66] Zhang, F. & Hui, C. (2011) Eco-evolutionary feedback and the invasion of cooperation in prisoner’s dilemma games. PLoS ONE, 6:e27523.

[65] Zhang, F., Hui, C. & Terblanche, J.S. (2011) An interaction switch predicts the nested architecture of mutualistic networks. Ecology Letters, 14:797-803.

[64] Hui, C., Krug, R.M. & Richardson, D.M. (2011) Modelling spread in invasion ecology: a synthesis. In: D.M. Richardson, ed. Fifty Years of Invasion Ecology: The Legacy of Charles Elton, pp.329-343. Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford.

[63] Hui, C., Veldtman, R. & McGeoch, M.A. (2010) Measures, perceptions and scaling patterns of aggregated species distributions. Ecography, 33:95-102.

[62] Hui, C., Terblanche, J.S., Chown, S.L. & McGeoch, M.A. (2010) Parameter landscapes unveil the bias in allometric prediction. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 1:69-74.

[61] Roura-Pascual, N., Bas, J.M. & Hui, C. (2010) The spread of the Argentine ant: environmental determinants and impacts on native ant communities. Biological Invasions, 12:2399-2412.

[60] Roura-Pascual, N., Krug, R.M., Richardson, D.M. & Hui, C. (2010) Spatially-explicit sensitivity analysis for conservation management: exploring the influence of decision in invasion alien plant management. Diversity and Distributions, 16:426-438.

[59] Zhang, F., Tao, Y., Li, Z.Z. & Hui, C. (2010) The evolution of cooperation on fragmented landscapes: the spatial Hamilton rule. Evolutionary Ecology Research, 12:23-33.

[58] Su, M. & Hui, C. (2010) An eco-epidemiological system with infected predator. Third International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Informatics (BMEI 2010), Vol XI: 2390-2393. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). [Conference Proceeding]

[57] Zhu, M.M., Cai, F.H., Zhang, R., Zhang, Y., Chen, H.H., Gao, L.Y., Zhao, Z.H. & Hui, C. (2010) Spatial structure and distribution simulation of Aphis gossipii Glover population based on GIS. Chinese Journal of Applied Ecology, 21:2691-2696. [in Chinese]

[56] Hui, C., McGeoch, M.A., Reyers, B., le Roux, P.C., Greve, M. & Chown, S.L. (2009) Extrapolating population size from the occupancy-abundance relationship and the scaling pattern of occupancy. Ecological Applications, 19:2038-2048.

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[55] Hui, C. (2009) On the scaling pattern of species spatial distribution and association. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 261:481-487.

[54] Chen, L.L. & Hui, C. (2009) Habitat destruction and the extinction debt revisited: the Allee effect. Mathematical Biosciences, 221:26-32.

[53] Gaertner, M., den Breeyen, A., Hui, C. & Richardson, D.M. (2009) Impacts of alien plant invasions on species richness in Mediterranean-type ecosystems: a meta-analysis. Progress in Physical Geography, 33:319-338.

[52] Han, X.Z., Hui, C. & Zhang, Y.Y. (2009) Effects of time-lagged niche construction on metapopulation dynamics and environmental heterogeneity. Applied Mathematics and Computation, 215:449-458.

[51] Roura-Pascual, N., Bas, J.M., Thuiller, W., Hui, C., Krug, R.M. & Brotons, L. (2009) From introduction to equilibrium: reconstructing the invasive pathways of the Argentine ant in a Mediterranean region. Global Change Biology, 15:2101-2115.

[50] Su, M., Li, W.L., Li, Z.Z., Zhang, F.P. & Hui, C. (2009) The effect of spatial heterogeneity in landscape on the host-parasite dynamics. Ecological Research, 24:889-896.

[49] Su, M., Hui, C., Zhang, Y.Y. & Li, Z.Z. (2009) How does the spatial structure of habitat loss affect the eco-epidemic dynamics? Ecological Modelling, 220:51-59.

[48] Hui, C. (2009) A Bayesian solution to the modifiable areal unit problem. In: Hassanien, A.-E., Abraham, A. & Herrera, F. (eds.) Foundations of Computational Intelligence Volume 2: Approximate Reasoning, pp. 175-196. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

[47] Hui, C. & McGeoch, M.A. (2008) Does the self-similar species distribution model lead to unrealistic predictions? Ecology, 89:2946-2952.

[46] Hui, C. (2008) On species-area and species accumulation curves: A comment on Chong and Stohlgren’s index. Ecological Indicators, 8:327-329.

[45] Su, M., Hui, C., Zhang, Y.Y. & Li, Z.Z. (2008) Spatiotemporal dynamics of the epidemic transmission in a predator-prey system. Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 70:2195-2210.

[44] Su, M., Zhang, Y.Y., Hui, C. & Li, Z.Z. (2008) The effect of migration on the spatial structure of intraguild predation in metapopulations. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 397:4195-4203.

[43] Wu, S.B. & Hui, C. (2008) Influences of habitat destruction with spatially structure on metapopulation persistence. Journal of Biomathematics, 23:11-22. [in English] [link]

[42] Hui, C. (2008) Crossing the borders of spatial analysis and modelling: A rethink. In: Kelly, J.T. (ed.) Progress in Mathematical Biology Research, pp. 191-218. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York.

[41] Hui, C. (2008) Biological complexity by natural selection and self-organization: A game of survival. In: Wilson, B.L. (ed.) Mathematical Biology Research Trends, pp. 3-6. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., New York.

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[39] Hui, C. (2007) Negative correlation between dynamical complexity and metapopulation persistence: a reply. Ecological Modelling, 200:270-272.

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[37] Hui, C. & McGeoch, M.A. (2007) A self-similarity model for occupancy frequency distribution. Theoretical Population Biology, 71:61-70.

[36] Hui, C. & McGeoch, M.A. (2007) Spatial patterns of prisoner’s dilemma game in metapopulations. Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 69:659-676.

[35] Han, X.Z., Hui, C. & Zhang, Y.Y. (2007) Formation and maintenance of spatial polymorphism induced by niche construction. Third International Conference on Natural Computation (ICNC 2007) Vol III:705-714. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). [Conference Proceeding]

[34] Hui, C., McGeoch, M.A. & Warren, M. (2006) A spatially explicit approach to estimating species occupancy and spatial correlation. Journal of Animal Ecology, 75:140-147. [jstor]

[33] Hui, C. (2006) Carrying capacity, population equilibrium, and environment’s maximal load. Ecological Modelling, 192:317-320.

[32] Hui, C. & McGeoch, M.A. (2006) Evolution of body size, range size and food composition in a predator-prey metapopulation. Ecological Complexity, 3:148-159.

[31] Han, X.Z., Li, Z.Z., Hui, C. & Zhang, F. (2006) Polymorphism maintenance in a spatially structured population: A two-locus genetic model of niche construction. Ecological Modelling, 192:160-174.

[30] Yue, D.X., Xu, X., Li, Z., Hui, C., Li, W., Yang, H. & Ge, J.P. (2006) Spatiotemporal analysis of ecological footprint and biological capacity of Gansu, China 1991-2015: down from the environmental cliff. Ecological Economics, 58:393-406.

[29] Zhang, F., Li, Z.Z. & Hui, C. (2006) Spatiotemporal dynamics and distribution patterns of cyclic competition in metapopulation. Ecological Modelling, 193:721-735.

[28] Hui, C., Zhang, F., Han, X.Z. & Li, Z.Z. (2005) Cooperation evolution and self-regulation dynamics in metapopulation: stage-equilibrium hypothesis. Ecological Modelling, 184:397-412.

[27] Hui, C. & Yue, D.X. (2005) Niche construction and polymorphism maintenance in metapopulations. Ecological Research, 20:115-119.

[26] Li, Z.Z., Gao, M., Hui, C., Han, X.Z. & Shi, H.H. (2005) Impact of predator pursuit and prey evasion on synchrony and spatial patterns in metapopulation. Ecological Modelling, 185:245-254. (Faculty of 1000)

[25] Zhang, F., Hui, C., Han, X.Z. & Li, Z.Z. (2005) Evolution of cooperation in patch habitat under patch decay and isolation. Ecological Research, 20:461-469.

[24] Han, X.Z., Li, Z.Z., Zhang, K.B., Li, R.J., Hui, C. & Gao, M. (2005) Ecological risk analysis and evaluation of water resources system: A case study of Xiangride oasis. Science of Soil and Water Conservation, 3(2):113-118. [in Chinese]

[23] Hui, C. & Li, Z.Z. (2004) Distribution patterns of metapopulation determined by Allee effects. Population Ecology, 46:55-63.

[22] Hui, C., Li, Z.Z. & Yue, D.X. (2004) Metapopulation dynamics and distribution, and environmental heterogeneity induced by niche construction. Ecological Modelling, 177:107-118.

[21] Yue, D.X., Hui, C. & Li, Z.Z. (2004) Niche construction for desert plants in individual and population scales: theoretical analysis and evidences from saksaul (Haloxylon ammodendron) forests. Israel Journal of Plant Sciences, 52:235-244.

[20] Han, X.Z., Li, Z.Z., Hui, C. & Yue, D.X. (2004) Theory of niche construction and the application of a two-locus population genetic model. Acta Botanica Boreali-Occidentalia Sinica, 24:558-562. [in Chinese] [link]

[19] Han, X.Z., Hui, C. & Li, Z.Z. (2004) Study on scaling relationship of allometry and its mechanism. Science and Technology Magazine Online, 2004-02-24. [in Chinese]

[18] Hui, C. (2004) Spatial chaos of metapopulation incurred by Allee effect, overcrowding effect and predation effect. Acta Botanica Boreali-Occidentalia Sinica, 24:370-383. [in English] [link]

[17] Hui, C., Han, X.Z. & Li, Z.Z. (2004) Interspecific scaling relationships of fishes among weight, length, and longevity. Science and Technology Magazine Online, 2004-01-08. [in English]

[16] Hui, C., Li, Z.Z., Han, X.Z. & Zhang, F. (2004) Theoretical framework of metapopulation and progress in application. Acta Botanica Boreali-Occidentalia Sinica, 24:551-557. [in Chinese] [link]

[15] Li, Z.Z. & Hui, C. (2004) Biodiversity composition and maintenance in metacommunities of Maqu alpine meadow and wetlands. Acta Botanica Boreali-Occidentalia Sinica, 24:397-403. [in English] [link]

[14] Yue, D.X., Li, Z.Z. & Hui, C. (2004) Development trend of Gansu’s ecological footprint and ecological capacity. Acta Botanica Boreali-Occidentalia Sinica, 24:454-463. [in Chinese] [link]

[13] Yue, D.X. & Hui, C. (2004) Value flow, livestock structure, optimal-control management, and sustainable development of the ecological economic system of alpine meadow. Acta Botanica Boreali-Occidentalia Sinica, 24:437-442. [in Chinese] [link]

[12] Zhang, F., Li, Z.Z. & Hui, C. (2004) Species-area relationship of Chinese wetlands and its theoretical modelling. Acta Botanica Boreali-Occidentalia Sinica, 24:392-396. [in Chinese] [link]

[11] Hui, C. & Li, Z.Z. (2003) Dynamical complexity and metapopulation persistence. Ecological Modelling, 164:201-209.

[10] Li, Z.Z., Hui, C. & Xu, Z.M. (2003) A simulation model of metapopulations and its application to studying competitive coexistence and richness maintenance. Acta Botanica Boreali-Occidentalia Sinica, 23:195-199. [in Chinese] [link]

[9] Hui, C., Li, W.L., Han, X.Z., Zhang, F. & Tan, X. (2003) SARS crisis and optimized allotment of government emergent funds budget. In: Project Team of SARS and China Society (eds.) SARS and China Society, pp. 36-43. Lanzhou University Press, Lanzhou. [in Chinese] [Google Books]

[8] Hui, C., Li, Z.Z. & Du, G.Z. (2002) Quantitative analysis of the value flow in the ecological and economic integration system of the alpine meadow stocking farm. Journal of Lanzhou University (Natural Sciences Edition), 38(4):101-104. [in Chinese] [link]

[7] Li, Z.Z., Cheng, G.D. & Hui, C. (2002) The optimal control pattern of oasis shelter-forest system and its application. Advances in Earth Sciences, 17(1):27-32. [in Chinese] [link]

[6] Li, Z.Z., Hui, C., Xu, Z.M. & Liu, F.M. (2002) Mathematical model of niche construction for desert vegetation and its application. Journal of Glaciology and Geocryology, 24(4):387-392. [in Chinese] [link]

[5] Li, Z.Z., Du, G.Z., Hui, C. & Yue, D.X. (2002) The optimal control model for stocking farm management of alpine meadow in Southern Gansu and a strategy for its sustained utilization. Journal of Lanzhou University (Natural Sciences Edition), 38(4):85-89. [in Chinese] [link]

[4] Du, G.Z., Li, Z.Z. & Hui, C. (2001) Conservation of alpine meadow in Gannan and the research on its optimal utility pattern. Journal of Lanzhou University (Natural Sciences Edition), 37(5):82-87. [in Chinese] [link]

[3] Li, Z., Hui, C. & Du, G.Z. (2000) Input-output analysis of the national economy of Gannan Zangzu Autonomous Prefecture. Journal of Lanzhou University (Natural Sciences Edition), 36:S117-S121. [in Chinese]

[2] Du, G.Z., Hui, C. & Li, Z.Z. (2000) Applications of the optimal structure model of livestock in alpine meadow stocking farm: takes Maqu in Gannan for example. Journal of Lanzhou University (Natural Sciences Edition), 36:S80-S84. [in Chinese]

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