Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide







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  • 09 February 2017
  • Siberia
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  • Region: Asia

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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.

BacteriaActinobacteria [phylum]Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. sepedonicus (Potato ring rot) Present Bradbury, 1986; CABI/EPPO, 2006.
EukaryotaChromistaOomycotaPhytophthora infestans (Phytophthora blight) Present Malyuga et al., 2003.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaBlumeria graminis (powdery mildew of grasses and cereals) Present
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaCyclaneusma minus (Cyclaneusma needle-cast) Present Grodnitskaya and Senashova, 2012.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaOphiostoma novo-ulmi (Dutch elm disease) Present Kondakov SYu, 2002.
EukaryotaFungiAscomycotaPhyllactinia guttata (powdery mildew of hardwood trees) Present Amano, 1986.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaHeterobasidion annosum Restricted distribution Native NoDai et al., 2003.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaHeterobasidion annosum sensu lato (Heterobasidion root rot) Present Native NoCMI, 1980; Negrutskii, 1986.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaHeterobasidion parviporum Widespread Native NoDai et al., 2003.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaPuccinia graminis (stem rust of cereals) Widespread Trushko, 1973; Azbukina, 1980.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaTilletia controversa (dwarf bunt of wheat) Present CABI/EPPO, 2012.
EukaryotaFungiBasidiomycotaUrocystis agropyri (flag smut of wheat) Present IMI, 1991.
EukaryotaFungiChytridiomycotaSynchytrium endobioticum (wart disease of potato) Present Malyuga et al., 2003; CABI/EPPO, 2015.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaAgrotis ipsilon (black cutworm) Present CIE, 1969.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaBruchophagus roddi (alfalfa seed chalcid) Present CIE, 1988.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaCeutorhynchus obstrictus (cabbage seed pod weevil) Present Colonnelli, 2004.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaDendrolimus superans sibiricus (Siberian silk moth) Present Greathead pers. comm.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaIps duplicatus (double-spined bark beetle) Present Holusa and Grodzki, 2008; CABI/EPPO, 2014.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLymantria dispar (gypsy moth) Widespread Giese and Schneider, 1979.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaLymantria mathura (pink gypsy moth) Widespread Native YesZolotarenko & Dubatolov, 1998.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMeligethes aeneus (rape beetle) Present Kirejtshuk, 1992.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaMonochamus urussovii (white mottled sawyer) Unconfirmed record CAB Abstracts.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaOrthotomicus erosus (Mediterranean pine beetle) Present Siitonen, 2000.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPieris brassicae (large cabbage white) Restricted distribution Higgins, 1983.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPlutella xylostella (diamondback moth) Present CIE, 1967.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPristiphora wesmaeli Unconfirmed record
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaPsylliodes chrysocephala (cabbage stem flea beetle) Present Bonnemaison and Jourdheuil, 1954.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaSirex noctilio (woodwasp) Present CABI/EPPO, 2006.
EukaryotaMetazoaArthropodaZeiraphera diniana (douglas fir cone moth (Japan)) Present
EukaryotaMetazoaChordataPasser domesticus (house sparrow) Present Native NoISSG, 2011.
EukaryotaMetazoaNematodaDitylenchus dipsaci (stem and bulb nematode) Present Matveeva, 1972; Shpileva, 1972.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaAvena fatua (wild oat) Present Nesterova and Chukanova, 1981.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaBromus inermis (Awnless brome) Unconfirmed record CAB Abstracts.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaConvolvulus arvensis (bindweed) Present Nesterova and Chukanova, 1981.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCuscuta campestris (field dodder) Present Introduced Velentine, 1972
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaCynodon dactylon (Bermuda grass) Present Introduced Tselev and Fedorov, 1983.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaElodea canadensis (Canadian pondweed) Widespread Introduced Sculthorpe, 1971; Kozhova and Izhboldina, 1993.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaElymus repens (quackgrass) Present Bor, 1960.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaLonicera maackii (Amur honeysuckle) Present
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaMyriophyllum spicatum (spiked watermilfoil) Present Native Volobaev, 1992; Kozhova and Izhboldina, 1993.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaPoa compressa (Canada bluegrass) Present Flora of China Editorial Committee, 2015.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaSetaria viridis (green foxtail) Present Mokshin, 1986.
EukaryotaPlantaeSpermatophytaTypha angustifolia (lesser bulrush) Present Native Kovács et al., 1996; Chambers et al., 2008.

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