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Netherlands Antilles

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  • 09 February 2017
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • General data
  • Region: Caribbean
  • Climates: Tropical
  • Selected Statistics, World Bank (2007)
  • Population, total: 191,329

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The table lists the species recorded in the Compendium for this region (from the full species datasheets). It includes species that are invasive in this region, those for which there is no data on invasive status, and also species that are not invasive in the region but are reported as invasive elsewhere. This summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the distribution record. For further information, please follow the link to the datasheet.

DomainKingdomPhylumSpeciesDistributionOriginInvasiveReferences
BacteriaFirmicutesCandidatus Phytoplasma palmae (lethal yellowing of coconut) Present EPPO, 2014.
BacteriaProteobacteriaXanthomonas citri (citrus canker) Absent, unreliable record EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaClaviceps africana (ergot) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaMycosphaerella gibsonii (needle blight of pine) Present Braun et al., 2013.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAculops lycopersici (tomato russet mite) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAleurocanthus woglumi (citrus blackfly) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAnastrepha obliqua (West Indian fruit fly) Restricted distribution Introduced YesNorrbom, 2004a; CABI/EPPO, 2011; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAnastrepha serpentina (sapodilla fruit fly) Localised Burgers, 1953; CABI/EPPO, 2001; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAnastrepha striata (guava fruit fly) Present EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2002.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAonidiella orientalis (oriental yellow scale) Present CIE, 1978.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAphis spiraecola (Spirea aphid) Present Introduced YesCABI/EPPO, 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaArtemia (brine shrimp) Present Native Van Stappen, 2002.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAspidiotus destructor (coconut scale) Present CIE, 1966.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaBemisia tabaci (tobacco whitefly) Restricted distribution CABI/EPPO, 1998; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCactoblastis cactorum (cactus moth) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCallinectes sapidus (blue crab) Present Native NoTavares, 2002; Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission, GSMFC.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCeratitis capitata (Mediterranean fruit fly) Absent, unreliable record EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaChthamalus proteus Widespread Southward, 1975.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCochliomyia hominivorax (New World screwworm) Eradicated Wyss, 2000; CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCulex quinquefasciatus (southern house mosquito) Widespread Introduced van der Kuyp, 1954.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCylas formicarius (sweet potato weevil) Present CABI/EPPO, 2004; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLiriomyza sativae (vegetable leaf miner) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLiriomyza trifolii (American serpentine leafminer) Restricted distribution Martinez and Etienne, 2002; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMaconellicoccus hirsutus (pink hibiscus mealybug) Present Introduced YesKairo et al., 2000; EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaParacoccus marginatus (papaya mealybug) Present Pollard, 1999; CABI/EPPO, 2012.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPhyllocnistis citrella (citrus leaf miner) Present CABI/EPPO, 2003; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPlutella xylostella (diamondback moth) Present CIE, 1967.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPseudaulacaspis pentagona (mulberry scale) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaRhynchophorus ferrugineus (red palm weevil) Restricted distribution CABI/EPPO, 2016; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaScyphophorus acupunctatus (agave weevil) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSolenopsis geminata (tropical fire ant) Present Native ISSG, 2009.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaThrips palmi (melon thrips) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaToxoptera citricida (black citrus aphid) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaTrialeurodes vaporariorum (whitefly, greenhouse) Present de Goey, 1993; van Giessen et al., 1995.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaXylosandrus compactus (shot-hole borer) Present Introduced YesCABI/EPPO and, 1997; EPPO, 2013.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataAmeiurus nebulosus (brown bullhead) Present Introduced Welcomme, 1988.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataAnolis cristatellus (Puerto Rican crested anole) Localised Introduced NoBreuil et al., 2009; Yokoyama, 2012.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataAnolis lineatus Present Datamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataBubulcus ibis (cattle egret) Present Introduced NoISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataCanis lupus familiaris (dogs) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataColumba livia (pigeons) Present Introduced ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataDidelphis marsupialis (common opossum) Widespread Long, 2003; IUCN, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataFelis catus (cat) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataHerpestes auropunctatus (small Indian mongoose) Present Introduced YesNellis and Everard, 1983.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataIguana iguana (iguana) Present Native Gúzman Rodríguez L, personal communication ; Powell and Henderson, 2012; Van and Buurt Debrot, 2012.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOreochromis aureus (blue tilapia) Present Introduced Chakalall, 1993.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOreochromis mossambicus (Mozambique tilapia) Present Introduced Froese and Pauly, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOreochromis niloticus (Nile tilapia) Present Introduced Froese and Pauly, 2004; Chakalall, 1993.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOsteopilus septentrionalis (Cuban treefrog) Present Introduced Frost, 2018; IUCN, 2017.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataPasser domesticus (house sparrow) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataPoecilia reticulata (guppy) Present Native Froese and Pauly, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataPterois volitans (lionfish) Present Introduced YesSchofield, 2009.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataRachycentron canadum (cobia) Present Native IUCN, 2017.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataStreptopelia decaocto (Eurasian collared-dove) Present Introduced BirdLife International, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataSturnus vulgaris (common starling) Present Natureserve, 2012.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataTyto alba (Barn owl) Present Native NoBruce, 1999.
EukaryotaMetazoaCnidariaTubastraea coccinea (orange-cup coral) Present Introduced ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaMolluscaAchatina fulica (giant African land snail) Present Introduced Yesvan Buurt, 2016; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeChlorophytaCaulerpa taxifolia (killer algae) Present Guiry and Guiry, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeRhodophytaAcanthophora spicifera Present Native Taylor, 1960.
EukaryotaPlantaeRhodophytaHypnea musciformis Present Native Taylor, 1960.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAbutilon hirtum (Indian mallow) Present Introduced Achigan-Dako, 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAbutilon indicum (country mallow) Present Introduced UPPRP, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcacia farnesiana (huisache) Present Native ILDIS, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcacia glauca (wild dividivi) Present Native GBIF, 2015; USDA-ARS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcmella uliginosa (marsh para cress) Present Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAdenanthera pavonina (red-bead tree) Widespread Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAeschynomene americana (shyleaf) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAgeratum conyzoides (billy goat weed) Present Introduced NoFournet and Hammerton, 1991.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlbizia procera (white siris) Present Introduced World Agroforestry Centre, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAleurites moluccanus (candlenut tree) Present Introduced Krisnawati et al., 2011.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAllamanda cathartica (yellow allamanda) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlpinia purpurata (red ginger) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlternanthera halimifolia (hairy joyweed) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlternanthera sessilis (sessile joyweed) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAmaranthus dubius (spleen amaranth) Present Native GBIF, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAmaranthus spinosus (spiny amaranth) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona muricata (soursop) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona reticulata (bullock's heart) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona squamosa (sugar apple) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012; World Agroforestry Centre, 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAntigonon leptopus (coral vine) Present Introduced YesVarnham, 2006; Mori et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaArgyreia nervosa (elephant creeper) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced New York Botanical Garden, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaArtocarpus altilis (breadfruit) Widespread Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAsclepias curassavica (bloodflower) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2011.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAsystasia gangetica (chinese violet) Present Introduced Mori et al., 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBauhinia monandra (Napoleon's plume) Widespread Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBorreria latifolia (broadleaf buttonweed) Restricted distribution Holm et al., 1979; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBrugmansia suaveolens (white angel's trumpet) Present Introduced GBIF, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBuddleja davidii (butterfly bush) Present Introduced GBIF, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCallisia fragrans (basketplant) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced NoMadden, http://www.natureonstatia.com, personal communication, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCallisia repens (creeping inch-plant) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCalotropis procera (apple of sodom) Present Introduced YesWorld Agroforestry Centre, 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCanna indica (canna lilly) Present Native NoUSDA-ARS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCardiospermum halicacabum (balloon vine) Widespread Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCassia grandis (pink shower) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCassytha filiformis (love-vine) Present Native NoGBIF, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCasuarina equisetifolia (casuarina) Present Introduced World Agroforestry Centre, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCatharanthus roseus (Madagascar periwinkle) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCedrela odorata (Spanish cedar) Present Native NoUSDA-ARS, 2008; USDA-ARS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCenchrus ciliaris (Buffel grass) Present Introduced GBIF, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCentratherum punctatum (lark daisy) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCestrum diurnum (day jessamine) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaChamaecrista nictitans (sensitive partridge pea) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaChromolaena odorata (Siam weed) Present Native Gautier, 1992b.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClerodendrum speciosissimum (Java glory bower) Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012; Broome et al., 2007; Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClitoria ternatea (butterfly-pea) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClusia rosea Present Native NoRiffle, 1998; USDA-ARS, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCocos nucifera (coconut) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaColocasia esculenta (taro) Present Introduced Robin, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCombretum indicum (Rangoon creeper) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCordia obliqua (clammy cherry) Widespread Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCrotalaria retusa (rattleweed) Widespread Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyanthillium cinereum (little ironweed) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCynodon dactylon (Bermuda grass) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus meyenianus (Meyen's flatsedge) Present Schwirkowski, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus rotundus (purple nutsedge) Present Introduced Govaerts, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDatura metel (Hindu datura) Present Boldingh, 1909.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDatura stramonium (jimsonweed) Present Fournet and Hammerton, 1991.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDelonix regia (flamboyant) Present Introduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDigitaria ciliaris (southern crabgrass) Present Introduced Clayton et al., 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDigitaria insularis (sourgrass) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDiodia teres (poorjoe) Present Maguire et al., 1972.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDioscorea alata (white yam) Widespread Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDolichandra unguis-cati (cat's claw creeper) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDysphania ambrosioides (Mexican tea) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEchinochloa colona (junglerice) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEchinochloa pyramidalis Present Introduced Smithsonian Institution, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEleusine indica (goose grass) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEmilia fosbergii (Florida tassel-flower) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEmilia sonchifolia (red tasselflower) Present Fournet and Hammerton, 1991.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaErechtites hieraciifolius (American burnweed) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaErechtites valerianifolius (tropical burnweed) Present Native NoGBIF, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEugenia uniflora (Surinam cherry) Present Introduced Missouri Botanical Garden, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEuphorbia hypericifolia (graceful spurge) Present Native GBIF, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEuphorbia tithymaloides (devil's backbone) Present Native Govaerts, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFoeniculum vulgare (fennel) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFurcraea foetida (Mauritius hemp) Present Native Govaerts and Barker, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaGliricidia sepium (gliricidia ) Present Introduced Orwa et al., 2009; WAC, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHaematoxylum campechianum (logwood) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHalophila stipulacea (halophila seagrass) Present Introduced YesWillette et al., 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHeliconia bihai (macaw flower) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHymenachne amplexicaulis (hymenachne) Widespread Native NoMissouri Botanical Garden, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJacaranda mimosifolia (jacaranda) Present Introduced Kairo et al., 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJasminum fluminense (Brazilian jasmine) Widespread Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJasminum multiflorum (star jasmine) Present Introduced Howard, 1989.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJatropha curcas (jatropha) Present Introduced NoKairo et al., 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJatropha gossypiifolia (bellyache bush) Present Howard, 1989; Missouri Botanical Garden, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJusticia pectoralis (freshcut) Present Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaKalanchoe pinnata (cathedral bells) Widespread Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLagerstroemia indica (Indian crape myrtle) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLantana camara (lantana) Widespread Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLaunaea intybacea Present Datamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLawsonia inermis (Egyptian privet) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLemna perpusilla (duckweed) Present GBIF, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeonotis nepetifolia (Christmas candlestick) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeonurus japonicus (honeyweed) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLepidium virginicum (Virginian peppercress) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeptochloa fusca (sprangletop) Native GBIF, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeucaena diversifolia Present Introduced World Agroforestry Centre, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeucaena leucocephala (leucaena) Present Introduced Kairo et al., 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMangifera indica (mango) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaManilkara zapota (sapodilla) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMegathyrsus maximus (Guinea grass) Widespread Introduced NoHitchcock and Chase, 1910.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelaleuca quinquenervia (paperbark tree) Present Introduced Kairo et al., 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelicoccus bijugatus (Spanish lime) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelinis repens (natal redtop) Localised Introduced GBIF, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMerremia aegyptia (hairy woodrose) Present Native Powell, 1989.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMesosphaerum pectinatum (comb bushmint) Widespread Native USDA-ARS, 2013; Boldingh, 1909.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMirabilis jalapa (four o'clock flower) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012; Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMomordica charantia (bitter gourd) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMoringa oleifera (horse radish tree) Present Introduced PROTA, 2017.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaNicotiana tabacum (tobacco) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaNopalea cochenillifera (cochineal cactus) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced NoAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOeceoclades maculata (monk orchid) Present Introduced Mori et al., 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOpuntia elatior (red-flower prickly pear) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOpuntia stricta (erect prickly pear) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOxalis corniculata (creeping woodsorrel) Fournet and Hammerton, 1991.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaParkinsonia aculeata (Mexican palo-verde) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaParthenium hysterophorus (parthenium weed) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2012; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalidium geminatum (Egyptian paspalidium) Localised Native Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPassiflora edulis (passionfruit) Present Introduced GBIF, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPennisetum purpureum (elephant grass) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPetiveria alliacea (guinea hen weed) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPithecellobium dulce (Manila tamarind) Present Introduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPlectranthus amboinicus (Indian borage) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007; Acevedo-Rodriguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPlectranthus scutellarioides (coleus) Present Introduced Govaerts, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPluchea carolinensis (sourbush) Present Native NoUSDA-ARS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPortulaca oleracea (purslane) Present Introduced Stoffers, 1980.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPortulaca pilosa (kiss-me-quick) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPortulaca quadrifida (chickenweed) Present GBIF, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPsidium guajava (guava) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007; USDA-ARS, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRivina humilis (bloodberry) Present GBIF, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRusselia equisetiformis (firecracker plant) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced New York Botanical Garden, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSamanea saman (rain tree) Present Introduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSansevieria trifasciata (mother-in-law’s tongue) Present Introduced Mori et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSchefflera actinophylla (umbrella tree) Present Introduced Mori et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna alata (candle bush) Present Native Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSesbania sericea (silky sesban) Present Introduced Boldingh, 1909.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSetaria verticillata (bristly foxtail) Present Introduced Missouri Botanical Garden, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSida acuta (sida) Widespread Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSida repens (Javanese fanpetals) Present Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSolanum seaforthianum (Brazilian nightshade) Widespread Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSonchus oleraceus (common sowthistle) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSpathodea campanulata (African tulip tree) Present Introduced Acevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSphagneticola trilobata (wedelia) Present Introduced USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSporobolus pyramidatus (whorled dropseed) Present Native Missouri Botanical Garden, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStachytarpheta jamaicensis (Jamaica vervain) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSyzygium cumini (black plum) Present Introduced NoKairo et al., 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSyzygium jambos (rose apple) Widespread Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTabebuia heterophylla (pink trumpet tree) Present Native NoUSDA-ARS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTabebuia rosea (pink poui) Present Introduced PROTA, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTecoma stans (yellow bells) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2005.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTephrosia candida (white tephrosia) Present Introduced Orwa et al., 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaThespesia populnea (portia tree) Present USDA-ARS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaThunbergia alata (black eyed Susan) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaThunbergia fragrans (whitelady) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaThunbergia grandiflora (Bengal trumpet) Present Introduced Mori et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTradescantia pallida (purple queen) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTradescantia spathacea (boat lily) Present Introduced Mori et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTradescantia zebrina (wandering jew) Present Introduced NoAcevedo-Rodríguez and Strong, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTrimezia steyermarkii (yellow walking iris) Present Introduced Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTriphasia trifolia (limeberry) Present Introduced Mori et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTurnera ulmifolia (West Indian holly) Present Native Broome et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrena lobata (caesar weed) Present Native Mori et al., 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrochloa mutica (para grass) Present Introduced Clayton et al., 2014.

List of Species CSV Output

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Generate a spreadsheet of the List of Species which also includes records from basic datasheets.

Basic datasheets include data mined from various sources (including the CAB Abstracts database and selected invasive species databases). Further confirmation of distribution status should be sought before use.

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List of Animal Diseases

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The table lists the animal diseases recorded in the Compendium for this region (from the full disease datasheets). For further information, please follow the link to the datasheet.

List of Animal Diseases CSV Output

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Generate a spreadsheet of the List of Animal Diseases which also includes records from basic datasheets.

Basic datasheets include data mined from various sources (including the CAB Abstracts database). Further confirmation of distribution status should be sought before use.

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Land Usage

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2011-2007 | 2006-2002
land use20112010200920082007
Agricultural area Area 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 Fm
Arable land Area 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 Fm
Arable land and Permanent crops Area 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 Fm
Country area Area 80 W 80 W 80 W 80 W
Forest area Area 1.18 E 1.2 Fm 1.2 Fm 1.2 Fm
Land area Area 80 W 80 W 80 W 80 W
Other land Area 70.82 Fm 70.8 Fm 70.8 Fm 70.8 Fm
Land Usage: (1000 Ha)
E = Expert sources from FAO (including other divisions) | Fm = Manual Estimation | I = Country data reported by International Organizations where the country is a member (Semi-official) - WTO, EU, UNSD, etc. | Q = Official data reported on FAO Questionnaires from countries | W = Data reported on country official publications or web sites (Official) or trade country files

2011-2007 | 2006-2002
land use20062005200420032002
Agricultural area Area 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 F 8 F
Arable land Area 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 F 8 F
Arable land and Permanent crops Area 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 Fm 8 F 8 F
Country area Area 80 W 80 W 80 W 80 Q 80 Q
Forest area Area 1.2 Fm 1.2 E 1.2 Fm 1.2 Fm 1.2 Fm
Land area Area 80 W 80 W 80 W 80 Q 80 Q
Other land Area 70.8 Fm 70.8 Fm 70.8 Fm 70.8 Fm 70.8 Fm
Land Usage: (1000 Ha)
E = Expert sources from FAO (including other divisions) | Fm = Manual Estimation | I = Country data reported by International Organizations where the country is a member (Semi-official) - WTO, EU, UNSD, etc. | Q = Official data reported on FAO Questionnaires from countries | W = Data reported on country official publications or web sites (Official) or trade country files