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Zingiber zerumbet

Z. zerumbet is listed as a naturalized ‘cultivation escape’ in the Global Compendium of Weeds (Randall, 2012). The...

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Thunbergia alata

T. alata is an herbaceous vine, often cultivated as an ornamental, which has escaped and naturalized mostly in disturbed areas in...

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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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Anguillicoloides crassus was first described from Anguilla japonica and Anguilla anguilla in eel farms in Japan by...

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Philornis downsi

With regard to the Galapagos Islands, Philornis downsi was first found in nests of Darwin’s finches in 1997 (Fessl et al.,...

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classical swine fever virus

Classical swine fever virus (CSFV) has an RNA genome contained in a capsid of about 28 nm, surrounded by an envelope. The virion...

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Rhipicephalus appendiculatus

Rhipicephalus appendiculatus is a moderate-sized reddish-brown inornate tick with short, broad palps. When viewed from the dorsal...

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classical swine fever

Classical swine fever is also known as hog cholera. Classical swine fever (CSF) is most often used in Europe and its ex-colonies. Hog cholera...

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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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Anredera cordifolia

A. cordifolia is a succulent climbing plant native to South America that has proved to be very invasive in several countries where...

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