Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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9th International conference on urban pests, Birmingham, UK, 9-12 July 2017.

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This proceedings includes 60 papers and 41 poster abstracts presented at the conference focusing on the impact, biology and control of pests in the urban environment. The topics discussed are: urban pests such as bed bugs, flies, cockroaches, invasive species, rodents, vertebrate pests (e.g., pigeons and rose-ringed parakeets), mosquitoes, structural and museum pests, ants and termites; medical entomology; chemical and non-chemical (e.g., biological control, light traps, physical control) control methods; pest management; and insecticide resistance.