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Mokhatla, Mohlamatsane M., Measey, G. John, Chimimba, Christian T. and van Rensburg, Berndt J. (2012) A biogeographical assessment of anthropogenic threats to areas where different frog breeding groups occur in South Africa: implications for anuran conservation. Diversity and Distributions, 18 5: 470-480. doi:10.1111/j.1472-4642.2011.00870.x 107   2 Cited 2 times in Scopus2 0
Hugo, Sanet and Van Rensburg, Berndt J. (2009) Alien and native birds in South Africa: patterns, processes and conservation. Biological Invasions, 11 10: 2291-2302. doi:10.1007/s10530-008-9416-x 43   3 Cited 4 times in Scopus4 0
Hugo, S., Van Rensburg, B. J., Van Wyk, A. E. and Steenkamp, Y. (2011). Alien phytogeographic regions of southern Africa: numerical classification, possible drivers, and regional threats. In: South African Association of Botanists – Annual Meeting 2011, Grahamstown, South Africa, (532-532). 17–19 January 2011. 29   0
Hugo, Sanet, Van Rensburg, Berndt J., Van Wyk, Abraham E. and Steenkamp, Yolande (2012) Alien phytogeographic regions of southern Africa: Numerical classification, possible drivers, and regional threats. Plos One, 7 5: e36269.1-e36269.10. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0036269 29   1 Cited 1 times in Scopus1 0
van Rensburg, Berndt J., Hugo, Sanet, Levin, Noam and Kark, Salit (2013) Are environmental transitions more prone to biological invasions?. Diversity and Distributions, 19 3: 341-351. doi:10.1111/ddi.12026 39   1 Cited 1 times in Scopus1 0
Robertson, M. P., Harris, K. R., Coetzee, J. A., Foxcroft, L. C., Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. and van Rensburg, B. J. (2011) Assessing local scale impacts of Opuntia stricta (Cactaceae) invasion on beetle and spider diversity in Kruger National Park, South Africa. African Zoology, 46 2: 205-223. doi:10.3377/004.046.0202 33   6 Cited 3 times in Scopus3 0
Davies, Andrew B., Eggleton, Paul, van Rensburg, Berndt J. and Parr, Catherine L. (2013) Assessing the relative efficiency of termite sampling methods along a rainfall gradient in African savannas. Biotropica, 45 4: 474-479. doi:10.1111/btp.12030 22   0 Cited 1 times in Scopus1 1
van Rensburg, Berndt J., Peacock, Derick S. and Robertson, Mark P. (2009) Biotic homogenization and alien bird species along an urban gradient in South Africa. Landscape and Urban Planning, 92 3-4: 233-241. doi:10.1016/j.landurbplan.2009.05.002 31   19 Cited 22 times in Scopus22 0
Gaston, KJ, Rodrigues, ASL, van Rensburg, BJ, Koleff, P and Chown, SL (2001) Complementary representation and zones of ecological transition. Ecology Letters, 4 1: 4-9. doi:10.1046/j.1461-0248.2001.00196.x 9   59 Cited 61 times in Scopus61 0
van Rensburg, BJ, Erasmus, BFN, van Jaarsveld, AS, Gaston, KJ and Chown, SL (2004) Conservation during times of change: correlations between birds, climate and people in South Africa. South African Journal of Science, 100 5-6: 266-272. 18   20
Van Rensburg, BJ, McGeoch, MA, Chown, SL and Van Jaarsveld, AS (1999) Conservation of heterogeneity among dung beetles in the Maputaland Centre of Endemism, South Africa. Biological Conservation, 88 2: 145-153. doi:10.1016/S0006-3207(98)00109-8 20   50 Cited 55 times in Scopus55 0
Berthouly-Salazar, Cecile, Cassey, Phillip, van Vuuren, Bettine Jansen, van Rensburg, Berndt Janse, Hui, Cang, Gardner, Michael G. and Le Roux, Johannes 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 3: 621-624. doi:10.1007/s12686-012-9607-8 38   1 Cited 1 times in Scopus1 0
Kark, Salit and van Rensburg, Berndt J. (2006) Ecotones: marginal or central areas of transition?. Israel Journal of Ecology and Evolution, 52 1: 29-53. doi:10.1560/IJEE.52.1.29 46   37 Cited 44 times in Scopus44 0
Wilson, John W., van Aarde, Rudi J. and van Rensburg, Berndt J. (2007) Effects of habitat fragmentation on bird communities of sand forests in southern Mozambique. Ostrich, 78 1: 37-42. doi:10.2989/OSTRICH.2007.78.1.6.50 16   4 Cited 4 times in Scopus4 0
Botes, Antoinette, McGeoch, Melodie A. and van Rensburg, Berndt J. (2006) Elephant- and human-induced changes to dung beetle (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) assemblages in the Maputaland Centre of Endemism. Biological Conservation, 130 4: 573-583. doi:10.1016/j.biocon.2006.01.020 26   27 Cited 30 times in Scopus30 0
Bishop, Tom R., Robertson, Mark P., van Rensburg, Berndt J. and Parr, Catherine L. (2014) Elevation-diversity patterns through space and time: ant communities of the Maloti-Drakensberg Mountains of southern Africa. Journal of Biogeography, 1-13. doi:10.1111/jbi.12368 6   Cited 2 times in Scopus2 9
Chown, SL, van Rensburg, BJ, Gaston, KJ, Rodrigues, ASL and van Jaarsveld, AS (2003) Energy, species richness, and human population size: Conservation implications at a national scale. Ecological Applications, 13 5: 1233-1241. doi:10.1890/02-5105 25   92 0
Coetzee, Bernard W. T., Robertson, Mark P., Erasmus, Barend F. N., van Rensburg, Berndt J. and Thuiller, Wilfried (2009) Ensemble models predict Important Bird Areas in southern Africa will become less effective for conserving endemic birds under climate change. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 18 6: 701-710. doi:10.1111/j.1466-8238.2009.00485.x 31   57 Cited 55 times in Scopus55 0
Greve, Michelle, Gaston, Kevin J., van Rensburg, Berndt J. and Chown, Steven L. (2008) Environmental factors, regional body size distributions and spatial variation in body size of local avian assemblages. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 17 4: 514-523. doi:10.1111/j.1466-8238.2008.00388.x 30   19 Cited 19 times in Scopus19 0
Belton, Lydia E., Dalerum, Fredrik and Van Rensburg, Berndt J. (2008) Factors associated with suni distribution in Tembe Elephant Park, South Africa: implications for management and conservation of a small antelope. African Journal of Ecology, 46 4: 631-636. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2028.2008.00945.x 24   1 Cited 1 times in Scopus1 0
Kalwij, Jesse M., Robertson, Mark P. and van Rensburg, Berndt J. (2008) Human activity facilitates altitudinal expansion of exotic plants along a road in montane grassland, South Africa. Applied Vegetation Science, 11 4: 491-498. doi:10.3170/2008-7-18555 21   10 Cited 8 times in Scopus8 0
Davies, Andrew B., van Rensburg, Berndt J., Eggleton, Paul and Parr, Catherine L. (2013) Interactive effects of fire, rainfall, and litter quality on decomposition in savannas: frequent fire leads to contrasting effects. Ecosystems, 16 5: 866-880. doi:10.1007/s10021-013-9657-0 25   2 Cited 2 times in Scopus2 2
Coetzee, B. W. T., van Rensburg, B. J. and Robertson, M. P. (2007) Invasion of grasslands by silver wattle, Acacia dealbata (Mimosaceae), alters beetle (Coleoptera) assemblage structure. African Entomology, 15 2: 328-339. doi:10.4001/1021-3589-15.2.328 43   11 Cited 11 times in Scopus11 0
Berthouly-Salazar, Cécile, Hui, Cang, Blackburn, Tim M., Gaboriaud, Coline, van Rensburg, Berndt J., van Vuuren, Bettine Jansen and Le Roux, Johannes J. (2013) Long-distance dispersal maximizes evolutionary potential during rapid geographic range expansion. Molecular Ecology, 22 23: 5793-5804. doi:10.1111/mec.12538 28   7 Cited 6 times in Scopus6 2
Foord, S. H., Mafadza, M. M., Dippenaar-Schoeman, A. S. and Van Rensburg, B. J. (2008) Micro-scale heterogeneity of spiders (Arachnida: Araneae) in the Soutpansberg, South Africa: a comparative survey and inventory in representative habitats. African Zoology, 43 2: 156-174. doi:10.3377/1562-7020-43.2.156 21   17 Cited 18 times in Scopus18 0
Evans, Karl L., van Rensburg, Berndt J., Gaston, Kevin J. and Chown, Steven L. (2006) People, species richness and human population growth. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 15 6: 625-636. doi:10.1111/j.1466-822x.2006.00253.x 30   30 Cited 0 times in Scopus0 0
Wolmarans, Rene, Robertson, Mark P. and van Rensburg, Berndt J. (2010) Predicting invasive alien plant distributions: how geographical bias in occurrence records influences model performance. Journal of Biogeography, 37 9: 1797-1810. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2010.02325.x 23   17 Cited 18 times in Scopus18 0
Kalwij, J. M., Robertson, M. P. and Van Rensburg, B. J. (2012). Rapid colonization by annual alien plants of a high montane roadside in the Drakensberg, South Africa. In: 38th Annual Congress of the South African Association of Botanists, Pretoria, South Africa, (191-192). 15-18 January 2012. doi:10.1016/j.sajb.2012.02.002 36   0 0
van Rensburg, Berndt J., Levin, Noam and Kark, Salit (2009) Spatial congruence between ecotones and range-restricted species: implications for conservation biogeography at the sub-continental scale. Diversity and Distributions, 15 3: 379-389. doi:10.1111/j.1472-4642.2008.00545.x 23   13 Cited 13 times in Scopus13 0
van Rensburg, BJ, Koleff, P, Gaston, KJ and Chown, SL (2004) Spatial congruence of ecological transition at the regional scale in South Africa. Journal of Biogeography, 31 5: 843-854. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2699.2003.00996.x 16   23 Cited 25 times in Scopus25 0
Berthouly-Salazar, Cecile, van Rensburg, Berndt J., Le Roux, Johannes J., van Vuuren, Bettine J. and Hui, Cang (2012) Spatial sorting drives morphological variation in the invasive bird, Acridotheris tristis. PLoS One, 7 5: e38145.1-e38145.9. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0038145 38   5 Cited 7 times in Scopus7 0
Davies, Andrew B., Levick, Shaun R., Asner, Gregory P., Robertson, Mark P., van Rensburg, Berndt J. and Parr, Catherine L. (2014) Spatial variability and abiotic determinants of termite mounds throughout a savanna catchment. Ecography, 37 9: 852-862. doi:10.1111/ecog.00532 21   3 Cited 4 times in Scopus4 13
van Rensburg, BJ, Chown, SL, van Jaarsveld, AS and McGeoch, MA (2000) Spatial variation and biogeography of sand forest avian assemblages in South Africa. Journal of Biogeography, 27 6: 1385-1401. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2699.2000.00502.x 17   17 Cited 20 times in Scopus20 0
van Rensburg, BJ, Chown, SL and Gaston, KJ (2002) Species richness, environmental correlates, and spatial scale: A test using South African birds. American Naturalist, 159 5: 566-577. doi:10.1086/339464 14   109 Cited 118 times in Scopus118 0
Richardson, David M., Rouget, Mathieu, Ralston, Samantha J., Cowling, Richard M., Van Rensburg, Berndt J. and Thuiller, Wilfried (2005) Species richness of alien plants in South Africa: environmental correlates and the relationship with indigenous plant species richness. Ecoscience, 12 3: 391-402. doi:10.2980/i1195-6860-12-3-391.1 32   55 Cited 56 times in Scopus56 0
Haddad, Charles R., Honiball, Allet S., Dippenaar-Schoeman, Anna S., Slotow, Rob and van Rensburg, Berndt J. (2010) Spiders as potential indicators of elephant-induced habitat changes in endemic sand forest, Maputaland, South Africa. African Journal of Ecology, 48 2: 446-460. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2028.2009.01133.x 21   14 Cited 14 times in Scopus14 0
Davies, Andrew B., Parr, Catherine L. and van Rensburg, Berndt J. (2010) Termites and fire: current understanding and future research directions for improved savanna conservation. Austral Ecology, 35 4: 482-486. doi:10.1111/j.1442-9993.2010.02124.x 19   5 Cited 5 times in Scopus5 0
van Rensburg, BJ, McGeoch, MA, Matthews, W, Chown, SL and van Jaarsveld, AS (2000) Testing generalities in the shape of patch occupancy frequency distributions. Ecology, 81 11: 3163-3177. doi:10.1890/0012-9658(2000)081[3163:TGITSO]2.0.CO;2 20   28 0
Peacock, Derick S., van Rensburg, Berndt J. and Robertson, Mark P. (2007) The distribution and spread of the invasive alien common myna, Acridotheres tristis L. (Aves: Sturnidae), in southern Africa. South African Journal of Science, 103 11-12: 465-473. 53   19 Cited 20 times in Scopus20
Greve, M., Chown, S. L., van Rensburg, B. J., Dallimer, M. and Gaston, K. J. (2011) The ecological effectiveness of protected areas: a case study for South African birds. Animal Conservation, 14 3: 295-305. doi:10.1111/j.1469-1795.2010.00429.x 26   7 Cited 5 times in Scopus5 0
Hugo, Sanet and van Rensburg, Berndt J. (2008) The maintenance of a positive spatial correlation between South African bird species richness and human population density. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 17 5: 611-621. doi:10.1111/j.1466-8238.2008.00391.x 21   16 Cited 16 times in Scopus16 0
Davies, Andrew B., Eggleton, Paul, van Rensburg, Berndt J. and Parr, Catherine L. (2012) The pyrodiversity-biodiversity hypothesis: a test with savanna termite assemblages. Journal of Applied Ecology, 49 2: 422-430. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2664.2012.02107.x 58   9 Cited 10 times in Scopus10 3
Wilson, John W., van Rensburg, Berndt J., Ferguson, J. Willem H. and Keith, Mark (2008) The relative importance of environment, human activity and space in explaining species richness of South African bird orders. Journal of Biogeography, 35 2: 342-352. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2699.2007.01792.x 63   2 Cited 2 times in Scopus2 0
van Eeden, D. G., van Rensburg, B. J., De Wijn, M. and Bothma, J. du P. (2006) The value of community-based conservation in a heterogeneous landscape: an avian case study from sand forest in Maputaland, South Africa. South African Journal of Wildlife Research, 36 2: 153-157. 38   4 Cited 4 times in Scopus4
McGeoch, MA, Van Rensburg, BJ and Botes, A (2002) The verification and application of bioindicators: a case study of dung beetles in a savanna ecosystem. Journal of Applied Ecology, 39 4: 661-672. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2664.2002.00743.x 42   115 Cited 134 times in Scopus134 0
Davies, Andrew B., Robertson, Mark P., Levick, Shaun R., Asner, Gregory P., van Rensburg, Berndt J. and Parr, Catherine L. (2014) Variable effects of termite mounds on African savanna grass communities across a rainfall gradient. Journal of Vegetation Science, 25 6: 1405-1416. doi:10.1111/jvs.12200 10   0 6