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Yukon Territory

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  • 09 February 2017
  • Yukon Territory
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  • Area (km2): 483,450
  • Climates: Temperate
  • Capital: Whitehorse

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List of Species

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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
BacteriaProteobacteriaErwinia amylovora (fireblight) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaBlumeria graminis (powdery mildew of grasses and cereals) Present CABI/EPPO, 2004.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaCeratocystis fimbriata (Ceratocystis blight) Present Native Hinds, 1985.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAdelges piceae (balsam woolly adelgid) Present Introduced YesTurnquist and Harris, 1993.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAgrotis ipsilon (black cutworm) Present Anon, 1979.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDendroctonus rufipennis (spruce beetle) Widespread Native YesWood, 1982; CABI/EPPO, 2004; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaForficula auricularia (European earwig) Present Commonwealth Institute of Entomology, 1957.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaVespula vulgaris (wasp, common) Present Native ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataBos bison (American bison) Localised Native NoGates et al., 2010.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataBranta canadensis (Canada goose) Widespread Native Mowbray et al., 2002.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataBranta hutchinsii Localised Native Abraham, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataCanis latrans (Coyote) Present Native Tesky, 1995; NatureServe, 2013.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataColumba livia (pigeons) Present Introduced ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataEsox lucius (pike) Widespread Native Scott and Crossman, 1999.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataMolothrus ater (brown-headed cowbird) Present ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataNeovison vison (American mink) Present Native Larivière, 1999.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOdocoileus hemionus (black-tailed deer) Localised Native NoFeldhamer et al., 2003.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOncorhynchus mykiss (rainbow trout) Present Native Behnke, 2002.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOncorhynchus tshawytscha (chinook salmon) Present Native NoDore , 1990.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataPasser domesticus (house sparrow) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataSander vitreus (walleye) Widespread Native Scott and Crossman, 1973.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataTyto alba (Barn owl) Present, few occurrences Sinclair et al., 2003.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataVulpes vulpes (red fox) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaBursaphelenchus xylophilus (pine wilt nematode) Present Bowers et al., 1992; EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcer negundo (box elder) Present Introduced Bennett et al., 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcer platanoides (Norway maple) Present Introduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcer pseudoplatanus (sycamore) Present Introduced
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAgropyron cristatum (crested wheatgrass) Present Introduced GBIF, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAgrostis capillaris (common bent) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAira caryophyllea (silver hairgrass) Present Introduced USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlopecurus pratensis (meadow foxtail) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnthemis cotula (dog fennel) Present Introduced NatureServe, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaArtemisia biennis (biennial wormwood) Present Introduced NoKegode and Darbyshire, 2013; USDA-ARS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAvena fatua (wild oat) Present Introduced Bennett et al., 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBromus hordeaceus (soft brome) Present Introduced Brouillet et al., 2006.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBromus japonicus (Japanese brome) Present Introduced Canadian Food Inspection Agency, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBromus secalinus (rye brome) Present Introduced Canadian Food Inspection Agency, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCaltha leptosepala Present Datamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCeratophyllum demersum (coontail) Widespread Westerdahl and Getsinger, 1988.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCirsium arvense (creeping thistle) Present Introduced Darbyshire, 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaConyza canadensis (Canadian fleabane) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2004.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCornus sericea (redosier dogwood) Present Native Brouillet et al., 2006.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDactylis glomerata (cocksfoot) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDatura stramonium (jimsonweed) Present Weaver and Warwick, 1984.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFestuca arundinacea (tall fescue) Widespread Introduced YesUSDA-NRCS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFestuca pratensis (meadow fescue) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJuncus tenuis (slender rush) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLamium amplexicaule (henbit deadnettle) Present Introduced Bennett et al., 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeucanthemum vulgare (oxeye daisy) Present Clements et al., 2004.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLinaria dalmatica (dalmatian toadflax) Localised Introduced Bennett et al., 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLinaria vulgaris (common toadflax) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLolium perenne (perennial ryegrass) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLupinus nootkatensis Present Datamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLythrum salicaria (purple loosestrife) Absent, intercepted only Introduced Mal et al., 1992.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelilotus albus (honey clover) Present Introduced YesUSDA-NRCS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelilotus officinalis (yellow sweet clover) Present Introduced YesYISC, undated.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPastinaca sativa (parsnip) Localised Introduced YesCain et al., 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhalaris arundinacea (reed canary grass) Present Native USDA-ARS(2003).
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhleum pratense (timothy grass) Present Introduced Kew, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPinus contorta (lodgepole pine) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPoa compressa (Canada bluegrass) Present Introduced YesNative Plant Database, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPoa pratensis (smooth meadow-grass) Present ISSG, 2015; Canadensys, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPolygonum arenastrum (common knotweed) Present Introduced Darbyshire, 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPolygonum aviculare (prostrate knotweed) Present Mertens and Raven, 1965.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPolypogon monspeliensis (annual beard grass) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPortulaca oleracea (purslane) Present Introduced Miyanishi and Cavers, 1980.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPotentilla multifida Present Datamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRanunculus cymbalaria Present Datamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRumex acetosella (sheep's sorrel) Present Introduced YesStopps et al., 2011.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenecio vulgaris Widespread Introduced YesRobinson et al., 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSonchus asper (spiny sow-thistle) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2018.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTaraxacum officinale complex (dandelion) Widespread Introduced Stewart-Wade et al., 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTypha latifolia (broadleaf cattail) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrtica dioica (stinging nettle) Present Native USDA-NRCS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrtica urens (annual nettle) Present Flora, 1997.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaVicia villosa (hairy vetch) Present Introduced USDA-NRCS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaVulpia myuros (annual fescue) Present Introduced Howard, 2006.

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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.

DiseaseDistributionOriginInvasiveReferences
giardiasis Present Olson et al., 1997b.

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