Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Ambrosia confertiflora is one of several Ambrosia species that have proved to be invasive after being introduced to areas outside of their native...
Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens pv. flaccumfaciens, the causal agent of bacterial wilt of dry beans, is an economically important pathogen of edible...
Widespread planting of susceptible poplars within the native zone led quite rapidly to the build-up and spread of A. glabripennis, which was...
The black and white citrus longhorn beetle, Anoplophora chinensis, is native to eastern Asia. It is polyphagous feeding on over 100 hosts in at least...
Acacia mellifera is a dense thorny shrub native to many semi-arid regions in Africa and western Asia. It can be widespread in dry bushland, thornveld...
Bacterial leaf streak caused by X. translucens pv. translucens is an economically important disease of barley around the world. The disease occurs in...
Chrysopogon zizanioides is a grass native to Asia, now widely introduced and cultivated in tropical and subtropical regions of the world. There are...
Cowpea mild mottle virus (CPMMV) infects a wide range of cultivated legumes. It causes severe mosaic and/or necrosis on the leaves, stems and pods of...
The following description is from Prina (2009) and Flora of Pakistan (2019):Hemicriptophyte, profusely branched from the base, 60-180 cm tall,...
Lespedeza cuneata is a flowering plant with a broad native range, including parts of central Asia, eastern and south eastern Asia and Australasia. It...

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