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The potential effect of invasive plant species on biodiversity is one of most important subject of inquiry at present. In many parts of the world, the alarming spread of these plants has been documented. Knowing that climate exerts a dominant control over the distribution of plant species,...

Author(s)
Paquit, J. C.; Rama, R. I. P.
Publisher
Iran Solid Waste Association, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Global Journal of Environmental Science and Management, 2018, 4, 1, pp 71-80
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This section consists of 41 poster abstracts presented at the conference focusing on urban pests and their control. The topics covered are: the genetics, control (insecticides, biological insecticides, gel bait insecticides) and insecticide resistance of cockroaches and the bacterial pathogens they ...

Author(s)
Davies, M. P.; Pfeiffer, C.; Robinson, W. H.
Publisher
International Conference on Urban Pests (ICUP), UK, UK
Citation
9th International conference on urban pests, Birmingham, UK, 9-12 July 2017, 2017, pp 399-481
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In the small village of Röns (Austria) three families were confronted with a long lasting major mass occurrence of the snake millipede Cylindroiulus caeruleocinctus (Wood). Chemical, biological and physical methods were tested to force back those invaders and to protect the affected people. A...

Author(s)
Zimmermann, K.
Publisher
International Conference on Urban Pests (ICUP), UK, UK
Citation
9th International conference on urban pests, Birmingham, UK, 9-12 July 2017, 2017, pp 347-350
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Aedes albopictus is an invasive mosquito in the United States and also a competent vector for many viruses. As an aggressive human biter, this mosquitoes is often the primary pest species eliciting complaints from the public in areas where they occur. This mosquito will readily utilize artificial...

Author(s)
Gallagher, N. T.; Roper, E.; Keefer, C. T.; Coffelt, M.; Scherer, C. W.
Publisher
International Conference on Urban Pests (ICUP), UK, UK
Citation
9th International conference on urban pests, Birmingham, UK, 9-12 July 2017, 2017, pp 227-231
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The subterranean termite, Reticulitermes flavipes, is native to North America. In its native range, it is widely distributed in the central and eastern U.S.A. where it plays a significant ecological role as a decomposer of cellulose and is a major pest of human built structures. It has been...

Author(s)
Vargo, E. L.; Perdereau, E.; Dedeine, F.; Bagnères, A. G.
Publisher
International Conference on Urban Pests (ICUP), UK, UK
Citation
9th International conference on urban pests, Birmingham, UK, 9-12 July 2017, 2017, pp 129-131
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The invasive species brown marmorated stink bug, western conifer seed bug, harlequin ladybird and box tree moth all appeared in Switzerland within the last 10 years. While the first three species use buildings to over-winter and are a nuisance to home owners in autumn and spring when they enter or ...

Author(s)
Schmidt, M. E.; Mueller, G.; Landau, I.
Publisher
International Conference on Urban Pests (ICUP), UK, UK
Citation
9th International conference on urban pests, Birmingham, UK, 9-12 July 2017, 2017, pp 117-128
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The UK employs a multi-faceted approach to surveillance for invasive Aedes species, including active methods, designed to target particular, potentially higher locations, and passive methods, providing a means for the general public and relevant professional groups to submit mosquito samples for...

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Vaux, A. G. C.; Dallimore, T.; Strode, C.; Cull, B.; Medlock, J. M.
Publisher
International Conference on Urban Pests (ICUP), UK, UK
Citation
9th International conference on urban pests, Birmingham, UK, 9-12 July 2017, 2017, pp 33-37
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This proceedings includes 60 papers and 41 poster abstracts presented at the conference focusing on the impact, biology and control of pests in the urban environment. The topics discussed are: urban pests such as bed bugs, flies, cockroaches, invasive species, rodents, vertebrate pests (e.g.,...

Author(s)
Davies, M. P.; Pfeiffer, C.; Robinson, W. H.
Publisher
International Conference on Urban Pests (ICUP), UK, UK
Citation
9th International conference on urban pests, Birmingham, UK, 9-12 July 2017, 2017, pp 1-481
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The abundance and biomass of the invasive copepod, Acartia tonsa around the fish cage culture stations in the southern Caspian Sea were investigated in 2012. Sampling was conducted on a seasonally basis and at 3 stations. Station 1 at the site of the cage, station 2 at a distance of 500 meters in...

Author(s)
Bandpei, A. A.; Tabari, M. R.; Abdel-Fatah, M. E.; Khodaparast, N.; Nasrolahzadeh, H.
Publisher
Avicenna Applied Research Center, Ramsar, Iran
Citation
Advances in Agricultural Science, 2017, 5, 4, pp 1-12
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This book contains abstracts of papers focusing on the common traits of invasive alien species, vectors and pathways for invasive alien species introductions, the role of the Danube river as an invasive alien species corridor and the environmental and economic impacts of invasive alien species in...

Author(s)
Trichkova, T.; Tomov, R.; Vladimirov, V.; Kalcheva, H.; Vanev, Y.; Uludağ, A.; Tyufekchieva, V.
Publisher
Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (IBER-BAS), Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Book of abstracts, 7th ESENIAS Workshop with Scientific Conference, 'Networking and Regional Cooperation Towards Invasive Alien Species Prevention and Management in Europe', 28 - 30 March 2017, Sofia, Bulgaria, 2017, pp 169 pp.

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