Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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The Atlantic tall, the most prevalent coconut ecotype throughout the Caribbean region and Atlantic coast of the Americas (Harries, 1978a), is highly...
Introduction In the past, SCMV and other SCMD-causal viruses have caused serious losses in various maize and sugarcane-growing regions, including...
Cucurbit yellow stunting disorder virus (CYSDV) is a crinivirus that is non-circulative, semi-persistently transmitted by the whitefly Bemisia...
Like other strawberry leaf blights, X. fragariae causes a certain reduction in yield, but generally the disease is not destructive. However, heavy...
The fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda, is a lepidopteran pest that feeds in large numbers on the leaves, stems and reproductive parts of more than...
Following its introduction into Europe, North Africa and the Middle East, T. absoluta has already caused extensive economic damage. The impact of...
Desmodium cajanifolium is a perennial shrub considered as invasive in Hawaii, USA, by Frohlich and Lau (2012), who reported it as a weedy species...
Heteropogon contortus is a perennial, short-lived, tufted grass native to Africa, temperate and tropical Asia, Australasia and southwestern Europe...
The small (diameter less than 13 mm), short-lived, four-plated, Australasian barnacle A. modestus was introduced to Britain in the 1940s, and from...
Rubus buergeri is an evergreen, broad-leaved shrub or vine endemic to eastern Asia which has been introduced by the international horticultural trade...

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