Ecological Archives A022-053-A1

Melodie A. McGeoch, Dian Spear, Elizabeth J. Kleynhans, and Elrike Marais. 2012. Uncertainty in invasive alien species listing. Ecological Applications 22:959–971.

Appendix A. Electronic databases and reference texts used to compile the documented evidence-based invasive alien species (DE-IAS) lists.

Databases and their websites

  1. Global Invasive Species Database
  2. Delivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe
  3. CAB International Crop Protection Compendium
  4. CAB International Invasive Species Compendium
  5. North European and Baltic Network on Invasive Alien Species
  6. Database of Global Marine Invasive Species Threats
  7. Weeds and Invasive Plants of South Africa
  8. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
  9. FishBase - A global information system on fish
  10. Baltic Sea Alien Species Database
  11. Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk
  12. Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk

Reference texts

  1. Bromilow, C. 2001. Problem plants of South Africa. Briza Publications Pretoria, South Africa.
  2. Henderson, L. 2001. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Agricultural Research Council, Plant Protection Research Institute, Pretoria, South Africa.
  3. Kraus, F. 2009. Alien reptiles and amphibians: a scientific compendium and analysis. Invading Nature - Springer Series in Invasion Ecology 4. Springer Science and Business Media B.V., The Netherlands.
  4. Lever, C. 1985. Naturalized mammals of the world. Longman Group, Ltd., Essex.
  5. Lever, C. 1987. Naturalized birds of the world. Longmann Scientific and Technical, Harlow.
  6. Lever, C. 1996. Naturalized fishes of the world. Academic Press, San Diego, California, USA.
  7. Long, J. L. 1981. Introduced birds of the world: the worldwide history, distribution, and influence of birds introduced to new environments. Reed, Sydney, Australia.
  8. Long, J. L. 2003. Introduced mammals of the world: their history, distribution and influence. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, Australia.
  9. Weber, E. 2003. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. CABI publishing, Zurich, Switzerland.
  10. Wilson, D. E., and D. M. Reeder. 2005. Mammal species of the world. Third edition. John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

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