Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Dysmicoccus neobrevipes is a mealybug with a pantropical distribution. It is an economically important pest that can feed on and damage dozens of...
S. saman possesses some of the characters of other species known to have become invasive, e.g. prolific seeding, livestock as effective dispersers of...
Due to the extremely diverse host range and geographical distribution, the economic impact of P. noxius is highly variable. The impact can vary from...
Ceratitis cosyra is recorded from a limited range of plants, but it is an important pest of mangoes (Mangifera indica) in Kenya (Malio, 1979), Zambia...
A. aurantii has been the most notorious pest on citrus in many citrus producing countries in the world. The literature on this pest is very...
The economic impact of the disease is hard to determine at such an early stage. In other areas where Huanglongbing occurs, particularly Asia,...
Candidatus Liberibacter africanus is not considered as invasive as Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus, however, the species and its vector appear on...
Economic losses in maize due to P. stewartii subsp. stewartii have been inconsequential in North America for the past 50 years except for a few,...
P. truncatus spreads rapidly in trade moving in infested consignments of maize and dried cassava. Trade flows have a profound effect on its speed of...
Thunbergia erecta is a garden ornamental that has repeatedly escaped cultivation and is naturalized across many tropical regions. This species is...

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