• Fynbos Proteaceae as model organisms for biodiversity research and conservation 

      Schurr, Frank M.; Esler, Karen J.; Slingsby, Jasper A.; Allsopp, Nicky (Academy of Science of South Africa, 2012)
      Woody plants of the Proteaceae family are a symbol of fynbos. Of the approximately 360 southern African species, over 330 are restricted to the Fynbos biome1 and form an important part of this biome’s exceptional plant ...
    • The use of fynbos fragments by birds : stepping-stone habitats and resource refugia 

      Sandberg, Rory N.; Allsopp, Nicky; Esler, Karen J. (AOSIS Publishing, 2016-03)
      Fynbos habitats are threatened by fragmentation through land use and anthropogenic changes in fire regimes, leading to a loss of suitable habitat for birds. We investigated the response of fynbos-typical avifauna to ...