Invasive Species Compendium

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  • 09 February 2017
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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
BacteriaActinobacteria [phylum]Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. michiganensis (bacterial canker of tomato) Absent, formerly present CABI/EPPO, 2009; EPPO, 2014.
BacteriaActinobacteria [phylum]Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. sepedonicus (Potato ring rot) Absent, confirmed by survey EPPO, 2014.
BacteriaActinobacteria [phylum]Mycobacterium bovis Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
BacteriaProteobacteriaDickeya solani (black leg disease of potato) Present, few occurrences CABI/EPPO, 2015.
BacteriaProteobacteriaErwinia amylovora (fireblight) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
BacteriaProteobacteriaPseudomonas syringae pv. aesculi (chestnut bleeding canker) Restricted distribution CABI/EPPO, 2015; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaChromistaOomycotaPhytophthora alni species complex (alder Phytophthora) Present YesCABI/EPPO, 2008; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaChromistaOomycotaPhytophthora cambivora (root rot of forest trees) Present CABI/EPPO, 2013.
EukaryotaChromistaOomycotaPhytophthora cinnamomi (Phytophthora dieback) Present Woodward et al., 2005.
EukaryotaChromistaOomycotaPhytophthora infestans (Phytophthora blight) Present Day et al., 2004.
EukaryotaChromistaOomycotaPhytophthora kernoviae Present EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2008.
EukaryotaChromistaOomycotaPhytophthora lateralis (Port-Orford-cedar root disease) Present Schlenzig et al., 2011; CABI/EPPO, 2012; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaChromistaOomycotaPhytophthora ramorum (sudden oak death (SOD)) Restricted distribution CABI/EPPO, 2013; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaCalonectria pseudonaviculata (Buxus blight) Present CABI/EPPO, 2012; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaColletotrichum acutatum (black spot of strawberry) Absent, intercepted only CABI/EPPO, 2010.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaDidymella fabae (leaf and pod spot) Present UK CAB International, 1993.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaGremmeniella abietina (Brunchorstia disease) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaHymenoscyphus fraxineus (ash dieback) Present, few occurrences CABI/EPPO, 2013.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaLachnellula willkommii (European larch canker) Widespread EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaMycosphaerella pini (Dothistroma blight) Present, few occurrences EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2010.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaChrysomyxa rhododendri (European Rhododendron rust) Present CABI/EPPO, 2012.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaCronartium ribicola (white pine blister rust) Restricted distribution CABI/EPPO, 2000; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaHeterobasidion annosum Widespread Native No
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaHeterobasidion annosum sensu lato (Heterobasidion root rot) Restricted distribution Native NoEPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaMelampsoridium hiratsukanum (alder rust) Absent, invalid record EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaPuccinia horiana (white rust of chrysanthemum) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2008.
EukaryotaFungiChytridiomycotaSynchytrium endobioticum (wart disease of potato) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAcarapis woodi (honeybee mite) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaBemisia tabaci (tobacco whitefly) Eradicated EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaBlattella germanica (German cockroach) Present Introduced Encyclopedia of Life, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCacoecimorpha pronubana (carnation tortrix) Restricted distribution CABI/EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCryptococcus fagisuga (beech coccus) Present CIE, 1979.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDendroctonus micans (great spruce bark beetle) Absent, confirmed by survey EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDendrolimus pini (pine-tree lappet) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDuponchelia fovealis (Southern European marshland pyralid) Present CABI/EPPO, 2008.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaFrankliniella occidentalis (western flower thrips) Widespread CABI/EPPO, 1999; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaHarmonia axyridis (harlequin ladybird) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaIps cembrae (large larch bark beetle) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014; CABI/EPPO, 2007.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaIps typographus (eight-toothed bark beetle) Absent, intercepted only EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLeptinotarsa decemlineata (Colorado potato beetle) Absent, intercepted only EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLeucoptera malifoliella (pear leaf blister moth) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLilioceris lilii (lily leaf beetle) Present CABI/EPPO, 2010.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLiriomyza huidobrensis (serpentine leafminer) Eradicated EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMegastigmus spermotrophus (Douglas-fir seed chalcid) Present CIE, 1977.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaNeodiprion sertifer (European pine sawfly) Present Trewhella et al., 2000.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaOtiorhynchus sulcatus (vine weevil) Present Gordon et al., 2003.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPieris brassicae (large cabbage white) Widespread Maitland-Emmet et al., 1989; Thomas, 1989.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPineus pini (pine woolly aphid) Widespread Native NoMurray & Parry, 1969.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPlanococcus citri (citrus mealybug) Present CABI/EPPO, 1999.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPseudococcus viburni (obscure mealybug) Absent, never occurred Williams, 1962; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaRhyacionia buoliana (European pine shoot moth) Restricted distribution EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaTipula paludosa (European crane fly) Present Dawson et al., 2003.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataBos taurus (cattle) Present CAB ABSTRACTS Data Mining 2001.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataCervus nippon (sika) Widespread Introduced YesPutman, 2000; PĂ©rez-Espona et al., 2009; Swanson and Putman, 2009.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataColumba livia (pigeons) Present Native ISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataErinaceus europaeus (European hedgehog) Restricted distribution Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataFelis catus (cat) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataMuntiacus reevesi (Reeves' muntjac) Present, few occurrences Introduced Chapman, 2008.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataMustela erminea (ermine) Present Native NoISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataNeovison vison (American mink) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOncorhynchus mykiss (rainbow trout) Present Introduced DAISIE, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataOvis aries (sheep) Present Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataRattus norvegicus (brown rat) Restricted distribution Introduced YesISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataSalmo salar (Atlantic salmon) Present Native Froese and Pauly, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataSalmo trutta (sea trout) Present Native Froese and Pauly, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataStyela clava (Asian tunicate) World Register of Marine Species, WoRMS.
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataTinca tinca (tench) Present Native Froese and Pauly, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaDitylenchus destructor (potato tuber nematode) Present, few occurrences CABI/EPPO, 2013; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaDitylenchus dipsaci (stem and bulb nematode) Widespread CABI/EPPO, 2009; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaGlobodera pallida (white potato cyst nematode) Restricted distribution Introduced Trudgill et al., 2003; CABI/EPPO, 2011; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaGlobodera rostochiensis (yellow potato cyst nematode) Present Introduced YesCABI/EPPO, 2011; EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaMeloidogyne incognita (root-knot nematode) Present Tesarová et al., 2003.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAegilops cylindrica Present Introduced Slageren MWvan, 1994.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBrassica tournefortii (African mustard) Present Introduced NoDAISIE, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCornus sericea (redosier dogwood) Present Introduced YesDAISIE, 2009.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaElaeagnus umbellata (autumn olive) Present Introduced DAISIE, 2016.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaGunnera tinctoria (giant rhubarb) Present EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaHydrilla verticillata (hydrilla) Restricted distribution NoLansdown and Darwell, 1999.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaImpatiens glandulifera (Himalayan balsam) Present Introduced EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPinus contorta (lodgepole pine) Present Introduced Watt and Hicks, 2000.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaRicinus communis (castor bean) Present Introduced DAISIE, 2014.
VirusPotato spindle tuber viroid (spindle tuber of potato) Absent, intercepted only EPPO, 2018.

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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.

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