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Bello, A, Stirton CH, Chimphango, SBM, Muasya, AM.2018. Morphological evidence for introgressive hybridization in the genus Psoralea L. (Psoraleeae, Fabaceae). South African Journal of Botany 118: 321–328.

Bergh, NG, Bentley, J, Verboom, GA. 2018. Classification of the Relhania generic group (Asteraceae, Gnaphalieae) revisited using molecular phylogenetics. Phytotaxa 344(2): 101—132.

Born, J, Linder, HP. 2018. Water availability, fundamental niches and realized niches: A case study from the Cape flora. Austral Ecology43: 696-705.

Bruyns, P.V. 2018. New taxa in Euphorbia (Euphorbiaceae) in southern Africa. Haseltonia 25: 30—56.

Bruyns, PV, Klak, C, Hanáček, P. 2018. An account of Ceropegia sect. Chamaesiphon (Apocynaceae) in Mozambique with new records and two new species. Phytotaxa 364(2): 111—135.

Bruyns, PV, Klak, C, Hanáček, P. 2018. Corrigendum to “A revised, phylogenetically-based concept of Ceropegia (Apocynaceae)” [S. Afr. J. Bot. 112 (2017) 399—436]. South African Journal of Botany 116: 140-141.

Dludlu, MN, Chimphango SBM, Stirton, CH, Muasya, AM. 2018. Distinct edaphic habitats are occupied by discrete legume assemblages with unique indicator species in the Cape Peninsula of South Africa. Journal of Plant Ecology 11: 632–644.

Dludlu, MN, Chimphango, S, Stirton, CH, Muasya, AM. 2018. Differential Preference of Burkholderia and Mesorhizobium to pH and Soil Types in the Core Cape Subregion, South Africa. Genes 9(1), 2. doi:10.3390/genes9010002.

Dludlu, MN, Chimphango, SBM, Walker, G, Stirton, CH, Muasya, AM. 2018. Horizontal gene transfer among rhizobia of the Core Cape Subregion of southern Africa. South African Journal of Botany 118: 342–352.

Ehmig, M, Coiro, M, Linder, HP. 2018. Ecophysiological strategy switch through development in heteroblastic species of mediterranean ecosystems – an example in the African Restionaceae. Annals of Botany XX: 1–13. doi: 10.1093/aob/mcy194.

Elliot, TL, Muasya, AM. 2018. A taxonomic revision of Schoenus compar - Schoenus pictus and allies (Cyperaceae, tribe Schoeneae) with three new species described from South Africa. South African Journal of Botany 114: 303–315.

Hills, R, Muasya, AM, Maurin, O, Wilkin, P. 2018. A threatened new species of Dioscorea from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, Dioscorea hurteri (Dioscoreaceae). Kew Bulletin 73: 14. DOI 10.1007/S12225-018-9742-9

Klak, C, Bruyns, PV. 2018. Nomenclatural corrections in Aizoon subg. Namibiana (Aizooideae: Aizoaceae). Phytotaxa 364(3): 299–300.

Klak, C, Hanáček, P, Bruyns, PV. 2018. A Recircumscription of Jacobsenia (Aizoaceae): Re-instating Drosanthemopsis, with two new quartz-endemics from Namaqualand, South Africa and sinking Knersia. South African Journal of Botany 116: 67—81.

Larridon, I, Bauters, K, Semmouri, I, Viljoen, J-A, Prychid, CJ, Muasya, AM, Bruhl, JJ, Wilson, KL, Senterre, B, Goetghebeur, P. 2018. Molecular phylogenetics of the genus Costularia (Schoeneae, Cyperaceae) reveals multiple distinct evolutionary lineages. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 126: 196–209.

Larridon, I, Verboom, GA. Muasya, AM. 2018. Revised delimitation of the genus Tetraria (Cyperaceae, tribe Schoeneae, Tricostularia clade). South African Journal of Botany 118: 18–22.

Leliaert, F, Payo, DA, Gurgel, CFDG, Schils, T, Draisma, SGA, Saunders, GW, Kamiya, M, Sherwood, AR, Lin, S-M, Huisman, JM, Le Gall, L, Anderson, RJ, Bolton, JJ, Mattio, L, Zubia, M, Spokes, T, Vieira, C, Payri, CE, Coppejans, E, D'hondt, S, Verbruggen, H, De Clerck, O. 2018. Patterns and drivers of species diversity in the Indo‐Pacific red seaweed Portieria. Journal of Biogeography 45: 2299-2313.

Linder, HP, Lehmann, CER, Archibald, S, Osborne, CP, Richardson, DM. 2018. Global grass (Poaceae) success underpinned by traits facilitating colonization, persistence and habitat transformation. Biological Reviews 93: 1125-1144.

Linder, HP. 2018. The surprising anatomical diversity in the roots of African Restionaceae. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 34: 77-93.

MacAlister, D, Muasya, AM, Chimphango, SBM. 2018. Linking root traits to superior phosphorus uptake and utilisation efficiency in three Fabales in the Core Cape Subregion, South Africa. Functional Plant Biology 45(7) 760-770.

Márquez-Corro, JI, Luceño, M, Jiménez-Mejías, P, Escudero, M, Martín-Bravo, S, Hipp, AL, Chung, K-S, Muasya, AM, Rothrock, PE, Weber, JA, Naczi, R. 2018. Cyperaceae, in IAPT chromosome data 28 (Marhold K & Kučera J (eds.). Taxon 67(6): E27–E32.

Medina, R, Johnson, M, Liu, Y, Wilding, N, Hedderson, TA, Wickett, N, Goffinet, B. 2018. Evolutionary dynamism in bryophytes: Phylogenomic inferences confirm rapid radiation in the moss family Funariaceae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 120: 240-247.

Meier, SK, Adams, N, Wolf, M, Balkwill, K, Muasya, AM, Gehring, CA, Bishop, JM, Ingle, RA. 2018. Comparative RNA‐seq analysis of nickel hyperaccumulating and non‐accumulating populations of Senecio coronatus (Asteraceae). The Plant Journal 95(6): 1023–1038.

Moiloa, NA, Chimphango, SBM, Muasya, AM. 2018. A phylogenetic study of the genus Wiborgia (Crotalarieae, Fabaceae). South African Journal of Botany 115: 179–193.

Muasya, AM. 2018.Ficinia gracilis complex (Cypereae, Cyperaceae) revisited – species delineations and description of a new species from South Africa. South African Journal of Botany 119: 230–235.

Nürk, NM, Michling, F, Linder, HP. 2018. Are the radiations of temperate lineages in tropical alpine ecosystems pre-adapted? Global Ecology and Biogeography 27: 334-345.

Potts, AJ, Rebelo, T., Barrett, RL, Stirton, CH. 2018. Hybridisation in the Cape and Kwongkan. South African Journal of Botany 118: 282-283.

Powell, RF, Boatwright, JS, Klak, C, Magee, AR. 2018. Nomenclatural novelties in Cheiridopsis (Ruschieae: Aizoaceae). Phytotaxa 336(3): 299-300.

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Stirton, CH, Bello, A, Muasya, AM. 2018. Psoralea forbesiae (Psoraleeae, Fabaceae), a new species from the Swartberg Mountains of South Africa. PhytoKeys 99: 93—98.

Sukhorukov, AP, Nilova, MV, Erst, AS, Kushunina, M, Baider, C, Verloove, F, Salas-Pascual, M, Belyaeva, IV, Krinitsina, AA, Bruyns, PV, Klak, C. 2018. Diagnostics, taxonomy, nomenclature and distribution of perennial Sesuvium (Aizoaceae) in Africa. PhytoKeys 92: 45–88.