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Cover for Delairea odorata (Cape ivy)

D. odorata has demonstrated its invasive nature on three continents, with California, USA and parts of Australia probably being the worst impacted by...

Cover for Dactyloctenium aegyptium (crowfoot grass)

Producing large quantities of seeds, D. aegyptium is a pioneer grass that quickly colonizes disturbed areas with light sandy soils, often near to...

Cover for Melia azedarach (Chinaberry)

M. azedarach has rapid growth, early maturity, is toxic, has few natural enemies and is a prolific producer of seeds which are dispersed by avian...

Cover for Mus musculus (house mouse)

Mus musculus (the house mouse) probably has a world distribution more extensive than any mammal, apart from humans. Its geographic spread has been...

Cover for Spodoptera eridania (southern armyworm)

S. eridania is usually only a minor pest on most crops in the New World, but occasionally serious infestations occur. It is most damaging on tomato...

Cover for Melanoides tuberculata (red-rimmed melania)

M. tuberculata is a tropical freshwater gastropod, native to eastern Africa and the Middle East, that has established widely throughout the tropics....

Cover for Lepidium draba (hoary cress)

L. draba is found in a wide range of habitats ranging from roadsides (highly disturbed sites) to rangelands, meadows and pastures, cultivated fields,...


In its native range in the Mediterranean region, G. monspessulana is widespread but only locally abundant. It tends to form small populations. In its...

Cover for Grevillea robusta (silky oak)

G. robusta is a tree which is an effective colonizer and has demonstrated invasive behaviour in Australia (New South Wales), New Zealand, French...

Cover for Hedychium coronarium (white butterfly ginger lily)

H. coronarium is invasive in shallow water systems, along streams and in waterlogged areas in the tropics and subtropics. Once established, it is...

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