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Invasive species are a major threat to biodiversity, likely a direct consequence of increasing globalization. Greece is situated on the crossroad between different continents, and has been invaded by several insect species in the past; nevertheless, a thorough investigation that would reveal and...

Author(s)
Avtzis, D. N.; Coyle, D. R.; Christopoulos, V.; Roques, A.
Publisher
Department of Agricultural Sciences, Bologna, Italy
Citation
Bulletin of Insectology, 2017, 70, 2, pp 161-169
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The freshwater snail family Ampullariidae includes nine extant genera. Species of Pomacea in particular, but also species of Pila and Marisa, have become invasive where they have been introduced. Introduction of Pomacea spp. to Asia around 1980, initially to Taiwan, followed by their rapid range...

Author(s)
Cowie, R. H.; Hayes, K. A.; Strong, E. E.; Thiengo, S. C.
Publisher
Philippine Rice Research Institute, Muñoz, Philippines
Citation
Biology and management of invasive apple snails, 2017, pp 3-32
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South American apple snails, Pomacea spp. (Ampullariidae) have been established in Singapore since the late 1980s. Based on molecular analyses and shell morphology, two species of Pomacea (P. canaliculata and P. maculata) have been found. The introduction of Pomacea to Singapore was probably...

Author(s)
Ng, T. H.; Tan, S. K.; Yeo, D. C. J.
Publisher
Philippine Rice Research Institute, Muñoz, Philippines
Citation
Biology and management of invasive apple snails, 2017, pp 221-239
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Apple snails in the genus Pomacea are not native to Pakistan. They were first discovered in Pakistan in 2009, in Haleji Lake, Sindh. Initially, the species was identified as P. canaliculata but subsequently this was corrected to P. maculata. The introduction of these snails to Haleji Lake was a...

Author(s)
Baloch, W. A.
Publisher
Philippine Rice Research Institute, Muñoz, Philippines
Citation
Biology and management of invasive apple snails, 2017, pp 213-219
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This comprehensive, up-to-date volume deals with the history of apple snail invasions, their various impacts, their biology (including proper systematics), and what to do about them. It serves not only as an authoritative source for those trying to understand Pomacea impacts, how to manage them,...

Author(s)
Joshi, R. C.; Cowie, R. H.; Sebastian, L. S.
Publisher
Philippine Rice Research Institute, Muñoz, Philippines
Citation
Biology and management of invasive apple snails, 2017, pp 406 pp.
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The present study was carried out in Sahastradhara, a famous picnic spot of Doon Valley. During the tourist season, more than 5 lakh tourists visit the site for their recreation. The tourist activities has declined the native species diversity and promoted the introduction of 96 exotic species....

Author(s)
Sonali Mamgain; Joshi, S. P.
Publisher
Action for Sustainable, Efficacious Development and Awareness (ASEA), Uttaranchal, India
Citation
Environment Conservation Journal, 2017, 18, 1/2, pp 239-246
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The present study was carried out in three tourist spots viz., Maldevta, Lachhiwala and Sahastradhara of Doon Valley. Each study site was sub-divided in three subsites namely Control Site (CS), Moderately Disturbed Site (MDS) and Highly Disturbed Site (HDS). The tourist activities has declined the...

Author(s)
Sonali Mamgain; Asha Dobhal; Pramod Kumar; Joshi, S. P.
Publisher
Action for Sustainable, Efficacious Development and Awareness (ASEA), Uttaranchal, India
Citation
Environment Conservation Journal, 2017, 18, 1/2, pp 87-93
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Cover for Impacts of North American native and introduced natural enemies on population dynamics of the invasive emerald ash borer.

Author(s)
Duan, J. J.; Bauer, L. S.; Driesche, R. G. van
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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The knowledge of the endemic drosophilid assemblage is a useful reference to study population dynamics when new species are introduced in a geographical area. The introduction of invasive species can change the structure of the drosophilid community; hence, the distribution data for endemic...

Author(s)
Antonacci, R.; Tritto, P.; Cappucci, U.; Fanti, L.; Piacentini, L.; Berloco, M.
Publisher
Department of Agricultural Sciences, Bologna, Italy
Citation
Bulletin of Insectology, 2017, 70, 1, pp 139-146
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Introduction of invasive species is a major threat to freshwater biodiversity. Topmouth gudgeon, pumpkinseed sunfish and black bullhead catfish have been recognised as highly invasive fish species in Croatia. However, their diet in allochthonous habitats are generally still poorly understood, and...

Author(s)
Piria, M.; Svjetličić, S.; Poljak, A.; Jakovlić, I.
Publisher
Sveučilišta Josipa Jurja Strossmayera u Osijeku, Osijek, Croatia
Citation
52. hrvatski i 12. međunarodni simpozij agronoma, 12. do 17. veljače 2017, Dubrovnik, Hrvatska. Zbornik radova, 2017, pp 428-432

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