Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Sporobolus junceus is a perennial grass from subtropical areas in North America. The species is restricted to xeric grasslands and open areas of pine...
Although C. chalcites has been recorded in northern Europe, winter mortality prevents its long-term establishment out of doors. However, it has been...
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...
Larval feeding of the pine processionary moth weakens and disfigures pine trees. Semi-natural forests in the Mediterranean area of, for example, the...
R. buoliana is a European species, accidentally introduced to several American countries. So far, it has spread to Canada, USA, Uruguay, Argentina...
Infestation by E. kuehniella is endemic in flour mills, particularly in the Mediterranean Basin. It is usually well controlled in 'developed'...
M. hirsutus is highly invasive if introduced in the absence of its natural enemies, as demonstrated by its rapid spread through the Caribbean Islands...
IntroductionAccording to Schulten (1973) there are two kinds of factors implicated in the onset and spread of infestation by S. cerealella: (1)...
Although generally not important pests of larger trees, larvae of P. demoleus can become so numerous as to repeatedly defoliate young trees or small...
Dysmicoccus neobrevipes is a mealybug with a pantropical distribution. It is an economically important pest that can feed on and damage dozens of...

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