Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Native to the north Atlantic and rivers that flow into it, S. salar has been introduced to many parts of the world for the purposes of aquaculture...
The Asian form of Huanglongbing is considered very invasive due to the cryptic nature of the disease and its ability to be transported either in...
TR4 is one of only six strains strains of F. oxysporum f.sp. cubense (Foc) that attack Cavendish bananas (AAA genome). It is much more aggressive on...
T. sartus is a polyphagous longhorn beetle and is one of the most important pests of forest, ornamental and deciduous fruit trees in Central Asia. It...
Widespread planting of susceptible poplars within the native zone led quite rapidly to the build-up and spread of A. glabripennis, which was...
Walker (1992, 1994) has reviewed the pest status of T. palmi; much of the information given here is from these reviews, together with later...
Whiteflies damage plants directly by sucking sap from leaves and indirectly by transmitting viruses and producing a sticky secretion known as...
Tuberose mild mottle virus (TuMMoV) is a positive-sense single-stranded RNA virus that infects tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa), an economically...
Diplodia seriata is a cosmopolitan and plurivorous fungal species occurring on woody hosts belonging to many plant genera and families (Punithalingam...
Pectobacterium brasiliense is a bacterial pathogen primarily infecting potato and other vegetables and ornamentals. The earliest reports of the...

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