Biological Globalization along the Motorway (image) University of Bonn Share Print E-Mail Caption Senecio inaequidens, a plant native to the mountains of South Africa, has been spreading rapidly along the roads and railway embankments in Germany since the 1950s. According to the study, climate change could provide habitat space for additional species in cool and temperate regions worldwide, which may then become strong competitors for native species. Credit © W. Barthlott, University of Bonn Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.