Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Investigation of invasive plant species in the Caucasus: current situation.

Abstract

The Caucasus region is one of the biologically richest hotspots in the world. There are different threats to its biodiversity and ecosystems, but until now the distribution of invasive species has been underestimated by scientific communities. The description of the level of invasive plant species in different regions of the Caucasus is given in this article.