Invasive Species Compendium

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Other than their countries of origin, India and Sri Lanka for ICMV and SLCMV, respectively, SLCMV has also been reported in India (Dutt et al., 2005;...
S. luridus is a demersal herbivorous fish native throughout the eastern African coast, the coasts of Reunion Island, the Arabian Gulf and the Red...
The following summary is from Witt and Luke (2017):DescriptionErect shrub or small tree [0.8–3 (–5) m tall], younger stems green or purplish, densely...
Pectobacterium parmentieri is a bacterial pathogen of potato present in Europe since the 1960s. The bacterium was earlier classified as...
O. engelmannii is a species of cactus, and one of many Opuntia species that have been introduced from their native ranges in the Americas and become...
This is one of the most widespread and well-known woody weeds in hot regions, and has become naturalized and shown weedy tendencies in all countries...
M. pudica is an annual or biannual sub-woody plant native to South America. It was introduced outside of its native range as an ornamental species,...
M. jalapa is a perennial herb in tropical and subtropical regions (Encyclopedia of Life, 2016). It is an annual in temperate climates (Dave’s Garden,...
H. tuberosus is a tall herb that can out-compete invaded natural vegetation and occurs as a sometimes serious agricultural weed. Further spread by...
N. glauca is an evergreen shrub or small tree native to central northwest Argentina and Bolivia. It is a successful invasive of semi-arid disturbed...

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