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Ardisia elliptica

A. elliptica is one of the world’s 100 worst invasive alien species (Lowe et al., 2004). This ornamental shrub has been widely...

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bovine theilerioses

The genus Theileria The theilerioses are tick-borne protozoan diseases of domestic animals caused by...

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Nelsonia canescens

Within and outside its native distribution range, N. canescens is an herbaceous species that often grows in disturbed and open...

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Datura ferox

D. ferox is an annual plant that has become a significant weed of summer crops in many subtropical and warm temperate parts of the...

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Rhagoletis mendax

R. mendax is a damaging pest of blueberry in North...

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Tyto alba

T. alba was introduced to the Hawaiian Islands and Seychelles Islands to control invasive rat populations; it has also been...

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Indigofera hirsuta

I. hirsuta is an herbaceous legume native to Africa, tropical Asia, and parts of the Indian subcontinent and Australia (Duke 1981,...

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Aceria guerreronis

The coconut mite, Aceria guerreronis, is considered the most important pest of coconuts in the Americas, Africa and most recently in...

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Xanthium spinosum

X. spinosum is a highly invasive plant classified as one of the world’s worst weeds, and is now widely distributed throughout...

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Callinectes sapidus

The blue crab, Callinectes sapidus, is of major interest to fisheries in the tropical and subtropical waters of the Western Atlantic. It...

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