Pedersen, A.B. and Davies, T.J. [in press] Cross species pathogen transmission and disease emergence in primates. Ecohealth.


Cadotte, M.W, Davies, T.J. Regetz, J., Kembel, S.W., Cleland, E. and Oakley, T.H. [in press] Phylogenetic diversity metrics for ecological communities: integrating species richness, abundance and evolutionary history. Ecology Letters.


Davies, T.J., Purvis, A., and Gittleman, J. L. [2009] Quaternary Climate Change and the Geographic Ranges of Mammals. American Naturalist 174 297-307.


Goldblatt, P., Rodriguez, A., Powell, M. P., Davies, T. J., Manning, J. C., van der Bank, M. & Savolainen, V. [2008] Iridaceae ‘Out of Australasia’? Phylogeny, biogeography, and divergence time based on plastid DNA sequences. Systematic Botany 33 495-508.


Davies, T.J., Fritz, S. A., Grenyer, R., Orme, C.D.L., Bielby, J., Bininda-Emonds, O.R.P., Cardillo, M., Jones, K. E., Gittleman, J. L., Mace, G. M. and Purvis, A. [2008] Phylogenetic trees and the future of mammalian biodiversity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. 105 suppl. 1 11556-11563.


Davies, T. J. & Pedersen, A. B. (2008) Phylogeny and geography predict pathogen community similarity in wild primates and humans. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences 275 1695-1701.


Jansson, R. and Davies, T. J. (2008) Global variation in diversification rates of flowering plants: energy versus climate change. Ecology Letters 11 173-183.



Forest, F., Grenyer, R., Rouget, M., Davies, T. J., Cowling, R. M., Faith, D. P., Balmford, A., Manning, J. C., Proches, S., van der Bank, M., Reeves, G., Hedderson, T. A. J. and Savolainen, V. (2007). Preserving the evolutionary potential of floras in biodiversity hotspots. Nature 445 757-760.


Davies, T. J., Meiri, S., Barraclough, T. G. and Gittleman, J. L. (2007) Species coexistence and character divergence across carnivores. Ecology Letters 10: 146-152.


Davies, T. J. and Barraclough T. G. (2007). The diversification of flowering plants through time and space: key innovations, climate and chance. In Reconstructing the tree of life: taxonomy and systematics of species rich taxa. Systematics Association Special Series Volume 72 (T. Hodkinson, J. Parnell and S. Waldren, eds), pp.149-164. CRC Press.



Davies, T. J. (2006). When relatives cannot live together. Current Biology 16, R645-R647.


Davies, T. J. and Savolainen, V. (2006). Neutral theory, phylogenies, and the relationship between phenotypic change and evolutionary rates. Evolution 60: 476-483.


Grenyer, R., Orme, C. D. L., Jackson, S. F., Thomas, G. H., Davies, R. G., Davies, T. J., Jones, K. E. Olson, V. A., Ridgely, R., Rasmussen, P., Ding, T.-S., Bennett, P. M., Blackburn, T. M., Gaston, K. J., Gittleman, J. L. and Owens, I. P. F., (2006). The global distribution and conservation of rare and threatened vertebrates. Nature 444: 93-96.

See also: Grenyer, R, Orme, C. D. L, Davies, T. J., Jackson, S. F., Davies, R. G. , Olson, V. A., Jones, K. E., Gaston, K. J., Blackburn, T. M., Thomas, G. H., Bennett, P. M., Rasmussen, P. C., Ding, T. S., Gittleman, J. L., Owens, I. P. F. (2007) Effective global conservation strategies – Reply. Nature 450 E20.


M. W. Chase, M. F. Fay, D. S. Devey, O. Maurin, N. Rønsted, T. J. Davies, Y, Pillon, G. Petersen, O. Seberg, M. N. Tamura, C. B. Asmussen, K. Hilu, T. Borsch, J. I. Davies, D. W. Stevenson, J. C. Pires, T. J. Givnish, K. J. Sytsma, M. A. McPherson, S. W. Graham & H. S. Rai. (2006). Multigene analyses of monocot relationships: a summary. Aliso 22: 63–75.



Barraclough T. G. and T. J. Davies. (2005). Predicting future speciation. In Phylogeny and Conservation (A. Purvis, J. L. Gittleman, and T. M. Brooks, eds), pp.400-418. Cambridge University Press.


Davies, T. J., V. Savolainen, M. W. Chase, P. Goldblatt, and T. G. Barraclough. (2005). Environment, area and diversification in the species-rich flowering plant family Iridaceae, American Naturalist 166: 418-425.


Davies, T. J., R. Grenyer, and J. L. Gittleman. (2005). Phylogeny can make the mid-domain effect an inappropriate null model. Biology Letters 1: 143-146.


Goldblatt, P., T. J. Davies, J. C. Manning, M. v. d. Bank, and V. Savolainen. (2005). Phylogeny of Iridaceae subfamily Crocoideae based on plastid DNAs. In Monocots: comparative biology and evolution (J. T. Columbus, E. A. Friar, J. M. Porter, L. M. Prince and M. G. Simpson, eds). Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, Claremont, CA.



Davies, T. J., T. G. Barraclough, M. W. Chase, P. S. Soltis, D. E. Soltis, and V. Savolainen. (2004). Darwin's abominable mystery: insights from a supertree of the angiosperms. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 101: 1904-1909.

DATA: dated tree, concensus tree, word of warning.


Davies, T. J., T. G. Barraclough, V. Savolainen, and M. W. Chase. (2004). Environmental causes for plant biodiversity gradients. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 359: 1645-1656.


Davies, T. J., V. Savolainen, M. W. Chase, J. Moat, and T. G. Barraclough. (2004). Environmental energy and evolutionary rates in flowering plants. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences 271: 2195-2200.


Salamin, N., and T. J. Davies. (2004). Using supertrees to investigate species richness in grasses and flowering plants. In Phylogenetic supertrees: combining information to reveal the Tree of Life (Bininda-Emonds, O.R.P., ed.), pp.461-486. Computational Biology, Kluwer Academic Publishers.


Goldblatt, P. Manning, J. C., Davies, T. J. and Savolainen, V. (2004). Cyanixia, a new genus for the Socotran endemic, Babiana socotrana (Iridaceae subfamily Corocoideae). Edinburgh Journal of Botany 60: 517-532.



Savolainen, V., S. B. Heard, M. P. Powell, T. J. Davies, and A. Ø. Mooers. (2002). Is cladogenesis heritable? Systematic Biology 51:1-9.