Spatial Aanalysis

  • Velázquez, Eduardo, Isabel Martínez, Stephan Getzin, Kirk A. Moloney and Thorsten Wiegand. 2016. An evaluation of the state of spatial point pattern analysis in ecology. Ecography 39(11):1025-1033.

  • Fuentes-Ramirez, A., E. L. Mudrak, P. C. Caragea, C. Holzapfel and K. A. Moloney. 2014. Assessing the impact of fire on the spatial distribution of Larrea tridentata in the Sonoran Desert, USA. Oecologia 178:473-484.

  • Wiegand, T. and K. A. Moloney. 2014. A Handbook of Spatial Point Pattern Analysis in Ecology.  Chapman and Hall/CRC Press. Boca Raton. 510 pp

  • Schiffers, K., F. Schurr, K. Tielbörger, C. Urbach, K. A. Moloney, and F. Jeltsch. 2008. Dealing with virtual aggregation - a new index for analysing heterogeneous point patterns.  Ecography31:545-555.

  • Eccard, J.A., Dean, W.R.J., Wichmann, M.C., Huttunen, S.M., Eskelinen, E., Moloney, K.A. AND Jeltsch, F. 2006. Use of large Acacia trees by the cavity dwelling Black-tailed Tree Rat in the southern Kalahari. Journal of Arid Environments 64:604-615.
  • Wiegand, T. and K. A. Moloney. 2004 . Rings, circles and null-models for point pattern analysis in ecology. Oikos 104:209-229.
  • Wichmann, M., K. Johst, K. A. Moloney, C. Wissel, and F. Jeltsch. 2003. Extinction risk in periodically fluctuating environments. Ecological Modeling 167(3) :221-231.
  • Jeltsch, F. and K. A. Moloney. 2002. Spatially-explicit vegetation models: what have we learned? Progress in Botany 63:326-343.
  • Klaas, B. A., K. A. Moloney and B. J. Danielson. 2000. The tempo and mode of gopher mound production in a tallgrass prairie remnant. Ecography 23(2):246-256.
  • Jeltsch, F., K. A. Moloney and S. Milton. 1999. Detecting process from snap-shot pattern: lessons from tree spacing in the Southern Kalahari. Oikos 85(3):451-467

  • Wiegand, T., K. A. Moloney, J. Naves, F. Knauer, and P. Kaczensky. 1999. Finding the missing link between landscape structure and population dynamics: a spatially explicit perspective. American Naturalist 154:605-627.
  • Jeltsch, F., S. Milton, W. R. J. Dean, N. Van Rooyen, and K. A. Moloney. 1998. Analyzing the impact of small-scale heterogeneities and disturbances on long-term coexistence in semi-arid savannas. Journal of Ecology 86(5):780-794.

  • Lobo, A., K. A. Moloney, O. Chic, and N. Chiariello. 1998. Analysis of fine-scale spatial pattern of a grassland from remotely-sensed imagery and field collected data. Landscape Ecology 13:111-131.

  • Lobo, A., K. A. Moloney, and N. Chiariello.  1998. Fine-scale mapping of a grassland from digitized aerial photography: an approach using image segmentation and discriminant analysis. International Journal of Remote Sensing 19:65-84.

  • Wiegand, T., K. A. Moloney, and S. J. Milton. 1998. Pattern analysis and landscape population dynamics: the influence of disturbance on the interactions between species. American Naturalist 152:321-337.
  • Moloney, K. A.  1993. Determining process through pattern: reality or fantasy? In Levin, S.A., T. Powell, and J. Steele (Eds.). Patch Dynamics. Lecture Notes in Biomathematics  Vol. 96.  Springer Verlag, Berlin.
  • Moloney, K. A., S. A. Levin, N. Chiariello, and L. Buttel. 1992. Pattern and scale in a serpentine grassland. Theoretical Population Biology 41:257-276.
  • Moloney, K.A., A. Morin, and S.A. Levin. 1991. Interpreting ecological patterns generated through simple stochastic processes. Landscape Ecology 5:163-174.