Deah Lieurance, Ph.D.

Deah Lieurance, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Invasive Species Biology and Management
409 Forest Resources Building
University Park, PA 16802


Identifying invasive species threats, pathways, and impacts to improve biosecurity
Ecosphere, Lieurance, Deah, Canavan, Susan, Behringer, Donald C., Kendig, Amy E., Minteer, Carey R., Reisinger, Lindsey S., Romagosa, Christina M., Flory, S. Luke, Lockwood, Julie L., Anderson, Patti J., Baker, Shirley M., Bojko, Jamie, Bowers, Kristen E., Canavan, Kim, Carruthers, Kelly, Daniel, Wesley M., Gordon, Doria R., Hill, Jeffrey E., Howeth, Jennifer G., Iannone, Basil V., Jennings, Lucas, Gettys, Lyn A., Kariuki, Eutychus M., Kunzer, John M., Laughinghouse, H. Dail, Mandrak, Nicholas E., McCann, Sara, Morawo, Tolulope, Morningstar, Cayla R., Neilson, Matthew, Petri, Tabitha, Pfingsten, Ian A., Reed, Robert N., Walters, Linda J., Wanamaker, Christian, 2023

Addition of finer scale data and uncertainty analysis increases precision of geospatial suitability model for non-native plants in the US
Ecological Modelling, Kim, Seokmin, Koop, Anthony, Fowler, Glenn, Israel, Kimberly, Takeuchi, Yu, Lieurance, Deah, 2023

Plant migration due to winter climate change: range expansion of tropical invasive plants in response to warming winters
Biological Invasions, Osland, Michael J., Chivoiu, Bogdan, Feher, Laura C., Dale, Leah L., Lieurance, Deah, Daniel, Wesley M., Spencer, Jessica E., 2023

Ginger, Galangal, and Turmeric Production in Florida
UF/IFAS’ Electronic Data Information Source (EDIS), Fisher, Paul, Freyre, Rosanna, Gómez, Celina, Pearson, Brian, Sanchez-Jones, Tatiana, Steed, Shawn, Laughlin, Wanda, Hochmuth, Robert, Wasielewski, Jeff, Lieurance, Deah, Harmon, Carrie, Paret, Mathews, Osborne, Lance, Athearn, Kevin, Sargent, Steven, Zhang, Mengzi, Flores, Sofia, Nelson, Carly, Retana-Cordero, Marlon, Tello, Nathalia, 2023

Moving scholarship on invasion science forward
Trends in Ecology and Evolution, Lockwood, Julie L., Lieurance, Deah, Flory, S. Luke, Meyerson, Laura A., Ricciardi, Anthony, Simberloff, Dan, 2023

Exploring the performance of Biological Invasions in social media five years after opening its Facebook and Twitter accounts
Biological Invasions, Novoa, Ana, Canavan, Susan, Lieurance, Deah, Simberloff, Daniel, Meyerson, Laura A., 2023

Cannabis de-domestication and invasion risk
Biological Conservation, Canavan, S., Brym, Z. T., Brundu, G., Dehnen-Schmutz, K., Lieurance, D., Petri, T., Wadlington, W. H., Wilson, J. R.U., Flory, S. L., 2022

The Stages of Invasion: How does a nonnative species transition to an invader?
UF/IFAS’ Electronic Data Information Source (EDIS), Lieurance, Deah, Kendig, Amy, Romagosa, Christina, 2022

A self-study of editorial board diversity at Biological Invasions
Biological Invasions, Kuebbing, Sara E., McCary, Matthew A., Lieurance, Deah, Nuñez, Martin A., Chiuffo, Mariana C., Zhang, Bo, Seebens, Hanno, Simberloff, Daniel, Meyerson, Laura A., 2022

Words matter: how to increase gender and LGBTQIA + inclusivity at Biological Invasions
Biological Invasions, Lieurance, Deah, Kuebbing, Sara, McCary, Matthew A., Nuñez, Martin A., 2022

Two decades of data reveal that Biological Invasions needs to increase participation beyond North America, Europe, and Australasia
Biological Invasions, Nuñez, Martin A., Chiuffo, Mariana C., Seebens, Hanno, Kuebbing, Sara, McCary, Matthew A., Lieurance, Deah, Zhang, Bo, Simberloff, Daniel, Meyerson, Laura A., 2022

Scanning the horizon for invasive plant threats using a data-driven approach
NeoBiota, Kendig, Amy E., Canavan, Susan, Anderson, Patti J., Flory, S. Luke, Gettys, Lyn A., Gordon, Doria R., Iannone, Basil V., Kunzer, John M., Petri, Tabitha, Pfingsten, Ian A., Lieurance, Deah, 2022

Brazilian Peppertree Control
University of Florida/IFAS Electronic Data Information System (EDIS), Gioeli, Ken, Enloe, Stephen, Minteer, Carey, Lieurance, Deah, Langeland, Ken, 2021

Domestication does not alter invasion risk of a non-native legume
Oecologia, Petri, Tabitha, Rehill, Brian, Lieurance, Deah, Flory, S. Luke, 2021

Navigating the Non-Native Planting Rule: Permit Requirements for Large-Scale Plantings of Non-Native Species in Florida
University of Florida/IFAS Electronic Data Information System (EDIS), Lieurance, Deah, Rohrig, Eric, Enloe, Stephen, 2021

Potential effects of domestication on non-native plant invasion risk
Plant Ecology, Petri, Tabitha, Canavan, Susan, Gordon, Doria R., Lieurance, Deah, Flory, S. Luke, 2021

Bamboo Growth and Control
Alabama Cooperative Extension System, Loewenstein, Nancy, Enloe, Stephen, Coyle, David, Lieurance, Deah, 2020

¿ Perdidos en la maleza? Una guía exhaustiva de malas hierbas no autóctonas en Florida
University of Florida/IFAS Electronic Data Information System, Lieurance, Deah, Gettys, Lyn, Sandoya-Miranda, Germán, 2020

The UF/IFAS Assessment of Nonnative Plants in Florida's Natural Areas: History, Purpose, and Use
University of Florida/IFAS Electronic Data Information System (EDIS), Lieurance, Deah, Flory, S, 2020

Biogeographic variation in resistance of the invasive plant, Alliaria petiolata, to a powdery mildew fungus and effect of resistance on competitive dynamics
Biological Invasions, Cipollini, Don, Davis, Sam, Lieurance, Deah, Cipollini, Kendra, Bahn, Volker, 2020

Lost in the Weeds?: A Comprehensive Guide to Florida’s Many Non-Native Plant Lists
University of Florida/IFAS Electronic Data Information System (EDIS), Lieurance, Deah, Gettys, Lyn, 2019

Allocation of invasive plant management expenditures for conservation: Lessons from Florida, USA
Conservation Science and Practice, Hiatt, Drew, Serbesoff-King, Kristina, Lieurance, Deah, Gordon, Doria R., Flory, S. Luke, 2019

Growing Bamboo for Commercial Purposes in the Southeastern U.S.: FAQs
Southern Regional Extension Forestry, Forest HealthSREF-FH-011, Coyle, Dave, Loewenstein, Nancy, Lieurance, Deah, Bean, Ryan, Li, Yanshu, Enloe, Stephen, 2019

Native and invasive woody species differentially respond to forest edges and forest successional age
Forests, Dillon, Whalen W., Lieurance, Deah, Hiatt, Drew T., Clay, Keith, Flory, S. Luke, 2018

Running bamboo species pose a greater invasion risk than clumping bamboo species in the continental United States
Journal for Nature Conservation, Lieurance, Deah, Cooper, Aimee, Young, Austin L., Gordon, Doria R., Flory, S. Luke, 2018

Gymnocoronis spilanthoides
EPPO Bulletin, Chapman, D, Petroeschevsky, A, Lieurance, Deah, Champion, Paul, Hussner, A, van Valkenburg, J, Tanner, Rob, 2017

Predicted versus actual invasiveness of climbing vines in Florida
Biological Invasions, Gordon, Doria R., Lieurance, Deah, Flory, S. Luke, 2017

Permit Requirements for Planting Non-native Energy/Biomass Crops in Florida
University of Florida/IFAS Electronic Data Information System, Langeland, Ken, Enloe, Stephen, Lieurance, Deah, Flory, S, 2016

Protocols for testing the invasiveness of plants in Florida©
International Society for Horticultural Science: Proceedings of the 2015 Annual Meeting of the International Plant Propagators' Society, Lieurance, D., 2016

Weed Risk Assessments Are an Effective Component of Invasion Risk Management
Invasive Plant Science and Management, Gordon, Doria R., Flory, S. Luke, Lieurance, Deah, Hulme, Philip E., Buddenhagen, Chris, Caton, Barney, Champion, Paul D., Culley, Theresa M., Daehler, Curt, Essl, Franz, Hill, Jeffrey E., Keller, Reuben P., Kohl, Lisa, Koop, Anthony L., Kumschick, Sabrina, Lodge, David M., MacK, Richard N., Meyerson, Laura A., Pallipparambil, Godshen R., Panetta, F. Dane, Porter, Read, Pyšek, Petr, Quinn, Lauren D., Richardson, David M., Simberloff, Daniel, Vilà, Montserrat, 2016

Comparative Herbivory Rates and Secondary Metabolite Profiles in the Leaves of Native and Non-Native Lonicera Species
Journal of Chemical Ecology, Lieurance, Deah, Chakraborty, Sourav, Whitehead, Susan R., Powell, Jeff R., Bonello, Pierluigi, Bowers, M. Deane, Cipollini, Don, 2015

Bioenergy Feedstocks at Low Risk for Invasion in the USA: a “White List” Approach
Bioenergy Research, Quinn, Lauren D., Gordon, Doria R., Glaser, Aviva, Lieurance, Deah, Flory, S. Luke, 2015

Soil biota affect mycorrhizal infection and growth of Impatiens capensis and alter the effects of Lonicera maackii rhizosphere extracts1
Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society, Ali, Jonathan, Lieurance, Deah, Cipollini, Don, 2015

Evaluating the invasion risk of non-native plants in Florida's natural areas
Hortscience, Lieurance, Deah, Flory, S, 2014