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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
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAspidiotus destructor (coconut scale) Present CIE, 1996.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCrocidosema plebejana (cotton tipworm) Present Meyrick , 1926.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCulex quinquefasciatus (southern house mosquito) Present Introduced Whiteman et al., 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaFerrisia virgata (striped mealybug) Present Lincango et al., 2010; Williams and Granara de Willink, 1992.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaIcerya purchasi (cottony cushion scale) Present Introduced YesPeck et al., 1998.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMonomorium destructor (Singapore ant) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMonomorium pharaonis (pharaoh ant) Present ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaNezara viridula (green stink bug) Present Pavlovcic et al., 2008.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaParatrechina longicornis (crazy ant) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPhilornis downsi Widespread Introduced YesFessl et al., 2001; Causton et al., 2006; Wiedenfeld et al., 2007.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPlanococcus citri (citrus mealybug) Present Williams and Granara de Willink, 1992; CABI/EPPO, 1999.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSolenopsis geminata (tropical fire ant) Present Aesch and Cherix, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSpodoptera eridania (southern armyworm) Present BMNH; CABI/EPPO, 2006.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaTapinoma melanocephalum (ghost ant) Present Introduced YesAesch and Cherix, 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaWasmannia auropunctata (little fire ant) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2014; Causton et al., 2005.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaXyleborinus saxesenii (fruit-tree pinhole borer) Present Introduced YesBright and Peck, 1998.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaXyleborus volvulus Present Introduced YesWood and Bright, 1992.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaXylosandrus morigerus (brown twig beetle) Present Introduced YesBright and Peck, 1998.
EukaryotaMetazoaBryozoaBugula neritina (brown bryozoan) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataBos taurus (cattle) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataCanis lupus familiaris (dogs) Present Introduced ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataCapra hircus (goats) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataColumba livia (pigeons) Restricted distribution Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataEleutherodactylus coqui (Caribbean tree frog) Present Introduced ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataEquus asinus (donkeys) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataFelis catus (cat) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOreochromis niloticus (Nile tilapia) Present Introduced Froese and Pauly, 2011; Bartley, 2006.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataRattus norvegicus (brown rat) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataRattus rattus (black rat) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaCnidariaTubastraea coccinea (orange-cup coral) Present ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaPlantaePteridophytaCyclosorus parasiticus (parasitic maiden fern) Unconfirmed record GBIF, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaePteridophytaMacrothelypteris torresiana (swordfern) Present Introduced Lawesson et al., 1987.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAbrus precatorius (rosary pea) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAcacia nilotica (gum arabic tree) Present Introduced ILDIS, 2002; PIER, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAgave americana (century plant) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAleurites moluccanus (candlenut tree) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAllamanda cathartica (yellow allamanda) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlocasia macrorrhizos (giant taro) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAloe vera (true aloe) Present Introduced Govaerts, 2017.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAlternanthera halimifolia (hairy joyweed) Present Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAmaranthus dubius (spleen amaranth) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAmaranthus spinosus (spiny amaranth) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona cherimola (cherimoya) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008; PIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona glabra (pond apple) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona muricata (soursop) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAnnona reticulata (bullock's heart) Present Introduced PIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAntigonon leptopus (coral vine) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAristolochia elegans (elegant Dutchman’s pipe) Present Introduced PIER, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaArundo donax (giant reed) Present Introduced YesGuezou et al., 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAsparagus setaceus (asparagus fern) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBambusa vulgaris (common bamboo) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBatis maritima (saltwort) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBauhinia monandra (Napoleon's plume) Present Introduced YesMcMullen, 1999.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBidens pilosa (blackjack) Present USDA Forest Service, 2000.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBixa orellana (annatto) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBrugmansia candida (angel's trumpet) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCaladium bicolor (heart of Jesus) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCalliandra houstoniana var. calothyrsus (calliandra) Present Introduced PIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCanna indica (canna lilly) Present Introduced NoPIER, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCardiospermum halicacabum (balloon vine) Present Jørgensen and León-Yànez, 1999.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCasuarina equisetifolia (casuarina) Present PIER, 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCatharanthus roseus (Madagascar periwinkle) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCedrela odorata (Spanish cedar) Present Introduced YesHaysom and Murphy, 2003; PIER, 2008; USDA-ARS, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCentratherum punctatum (lark daisy) Present YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCestrum nocturnum (night jessamine) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced PIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaChloris virgata (feather finger grass) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCinchona pubescens (quinine tree) Localised Introduced YesTye, 2001.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCleome viscosa (Asian spiderflower) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClerodendrum chinense (Chinese glory bower) Present Introduced Waterhouse, 1993.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClerodendrum thomsoniae (bleeding glory bower) Present Introduced Randall, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaClitoria ternatea (butterfly-pea) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaColocasia esculenta (taro) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2012; Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCombretum indicum (Rangoon creeper) Present Introduced Randall, 2012; PIER, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCrocosmia x crocosmiiflora (montbretia) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCrotalaria retusa (rattleweed) Present Introduced YesMcMullen, 1999.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCryptostegia grandiflora (rubber vine) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCuphea hyssopifolia (false heather) Present Introduced HEAR, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyanthillium cinereum (little ironweed) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCynodon dactylon (Bermuda grass) Introduced YesHolm et al., 1979.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCynodon nlemfuensis (African Bermuda-grass) Present Introduced Laegaard and Pozo, 2004.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCyperus rotundus (purple nutsedge) Present Introduced YesGovaerts, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDactyloctenium aegyptium (crowfoot grass) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDatura metel (Hindu datura) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDelonix regia (flamboyant) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDieffenbachia seguine (dumb cane) Present Introduced HEAR, 2017.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDigitaria eriantha (pangola grass) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2016 ; PIER, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDrymaria cordata (tropical chickweed) Present USDA-ARS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDuranta erecta (golden dewdrop) Present Native Jaramillo Díaz et al., 2018.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaDysphania ambrosioides (Mexican tea) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEchinochloa colona (junglerice) Present Wiggins and Porter, 1971; Clayton et al., 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEchinochloa crus-galli (barnyard grass) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaElaeis guineensis (African oil palm) Present Introduced NoPIER, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaElephantopus mollis (elephant's foot) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEleusine indica (goose grass) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEpipremnum pinnatum (centipede tongavine) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaErechtites hieraciifolius (American burnweed) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2016; Díaz et al., 2018.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEtlingera elatior (torch ginger) Present Introduced Jørgensen and León-Yànez, 1999.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEucalyptus camaldulensis (red gum) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEuphorbia lactea (mottled spurge) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEuphorbia tirucalli (Indian-tree spurge) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaEuphorbia tithymaloides (devil's backbone) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced Díaz et al., 2018.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFicus benjamina (weeping fig) Present Introduced Randall, 2012; PIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFicus carica (common fig) Present Introduced PIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFicus elastica (rubber plant) Present Introduced PIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFicus microcarpa (Indian laurel tree) Present Weber, 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFoeniculum vulgare (fennel) Present PIER, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaFraxinus uhdei (tropical ash) Present Introduced NoCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaGalinsoga quadriradiata (shaggy soldier) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaGliricidia sepium (gliricidia ) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaGrevillea robusta (silky oak) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHedychium coronarium (white butterfly ginger lily) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaImpatiens balsamina (garden balsam) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIndigofera suffruticosa (Anil indigo) Present Introduced PIER, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaIpomoea carnea subsp. fistulosa (bush morning glory) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaJatropha curcas (jatropha) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaKalanchoe blossfeldiana (flaming katy) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaKalanchoe daigremontiana (devil's backbone) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaKalanchoe delagoensis (chandelier plant) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaKalanchoe pinnata (cathedral bells) Present Introduced USDA-ARS, 2004.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLantana camara (lantana) Widespread Introduced YesCruz et al., 1986.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLawsonia inermis (Egyptian privet) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLepidium virginicum (Virginian peppercress) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2016; USDA-ARS, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLeucaena leucocephala (leucaena) Present Introduced YesMauchamp, 1997; ILDIS, 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMalvaviscus arboreus (wax mallow) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMangifera indica (mango) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMegathyrsus maximus (Guinea grass) Present Introduced YesSwarbrick, 1997.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelia azedarach (Chinaberry) Present Introduced PIER, 2003; Weber , 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelicoccus bijugatus (Spanish lime) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMelinis minutiflora (molasses grass) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMerremia aegyptia (hairy woodrose) Present Native Lawesson et al., 1987.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMerremia umbellata (hogvine) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2016; Tye, 2001.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMesosphaerum pectinatum (comb bushmint) Widespread Introduced YesRentería and Buddenhagen, 2006; Charles Darwin Foundation, 2013; Charles Darwin Foundation, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMimosa pigra (giant sensitive plant) Restricted distribution Introduced YesTye, 1999.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMimosa pudica (sensitive plant) Present Introduced PIER, 2017.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMirabilis jalapa (four o'clock flower) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMomordica charantia (bitter gourd) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMuntingia calabura (Jamaica cherry) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaNicotiana tabacum (tobacco) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOdontonema cuspidatum (Cardinal’s guard) Present Introduced YesGuézou et al., 2010.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOpuntia ficus-indica (prickly pear) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaOpuntia stricta (erect prickly pear) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2007.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaParkinsonia aculeata (Mexican palo-verde) Present Native Wiggins and Porter, 1971.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalum paniculatum (Russell River grass) Present Native Clayton et al., 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPaspalum vaginatum (seashore paspalum) Present Native PIER, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPassiflora edulis (passionfruit) Localised Introduced YesTye, 2001; Rentería and Buddenhagen, 2006.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPassiflora foetida (red fruit passion flower) Present Native NoKillip, 1938; Andersen et al., 1998.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPassiflora ligularis (sweet granadilla) Localised Introduced YesGuézou et al., 2010; Lundh, 2006.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPassiflora suberosa (corkystem passionflower) Present Native Wiggins and Porter, 1971; USDA-ARS, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPennisetum clandestinum (Kikuyu grass) Present Introduced USDA-ARS, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPennisetum macrourum (African feather grass) Present Weber, 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPennisetum purpureum (elephant grass) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhaseolus lunatus (lima bean) Present Introduced ILDIS, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhyllostachys aurea (golden bamboo) Present Introduced PIER, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhysalis angulata (cutleaf groundcherry) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPhysalis peruviana (Cape gooseberry) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPinus radiata (radiata pine) Present Introduced Weber, 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPlectranthus scutellarioides (coleus) Present Introduced PIER, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPsidium guajava (guava) Present Introduced YesCronk & Fuller, 1995; Mauchamp, 1997.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPueraria phaseoloides (tropical kudzu) Present Introduced YesSoria et al., 2002.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRhizophora mangle (red mangrove) Present Native Missouri Botanical Garden, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRicinus communis (castor bean) Present Introduced Yes
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRivina humilis (bloodberry) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRottboellia cochinchinensis (itch grass) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRubus niveus (Mysore raspberry) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2014; Missouri Botanical Garden, 2014b.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRuellia simplex (Mexican petunia) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRusselia equisetiformis (firecracker plant) Present Introduced PIER, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSanchezia speciosa (shrubby whitevein) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSansevieria trifasciata (mother-in-law’s tongue) Present Introduced YesJørgensen and León-Yánez, 1999.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSchefflera actinophylla (umbrella tree) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna alata (candle bush) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna hirsuta (hairy senna) Present Introduced Queensland Government, 2016; USDA-ARS, 2018.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna occidentalis (coffee senna) Present Native PIER, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSenna siamea (yellow cassia) Present Introduced PIER, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSida acuta (sida) Widespread Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008; PIER, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSolanum erianthum (potato tree) Present Vascular Plants of Ecuador, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSolanum quitoense (naranjilla) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2017; Jaramillo Díaz et al., 2018.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSonchus oleraceus (common sowthistle) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2013.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSpartium junceum (Spanish broom) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSpathodea campanulata (African tulip tree) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSporobolus tenuissimus (tropical dropseed) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStachys arvensis (staggerweed) Present Introduced Missouri Botanical Garden, 2014; Vascular Plants of Ecuador, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStachytarpheta cayennensis (blue snakeweed) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaStachytarpheta urticifolia (rattail) Absent, unreliable record Moldenke, 1948.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSyngonium podophyllum (arrowhead vine) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTerminalia catappa (Singapore almond) Present Introduced Jørgensen and León-Yánez, 1999.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaThunbergia fragrans (whitelady) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTradescantia pallida (purple queen) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTradescantia spathacea (boat lily) Present Introduced Charles Darwin Foundation, 2008; Govaerts, 2012.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTribulus cistoides (false puncture vine) Present Missouri Botanical Garden, 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTriumfetta semitriloba (burweed) Present Native USDA-ARS, 2015; PIER, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTurnera ulmifolia (West Indian holly) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrena lobata (caesar weed) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaUrochloa decumbens (signal grass) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaXanthosoma sagittifolium (elephant ear) Present Introduced YesCharles Darwin Foundation, 2008.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaYucca aloifolia (Spanish bayonet) Present only in captivity/cultivation Introduced NoHEAR, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaZinnia peruviana (Peruvian zinnia) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaZoysia matrella (Manila grass) Present Introduced YesPIER, 2016.
VirusAvipoxvirus Present Introduced YesVargas, 1987; Curry and Grant, 1989; Thiel et al., 2005.

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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
avipox Present Introduced YesVargas, 1987; Curry and Grant, 1989; Thiel et al., 2005.
Philornis downsi infestation Widespread Introduced YesFessl et al., 2001; Causton et al., 2006; Wiedenfeld et al., 2007.

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