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Level of environmental threat posed by horticultural trade in Cactaceae
(Society of Conservation Biology, 2017)
Ornamental horticulture has been identified as an important threat to plant biodiversity and is a major pathway for plant invasions worldwide. In this context, the family Cactaceae is particularly challenging because it ...
A trophic interaction framework for identifying the invasive capacity of novel organisms
(British Ecological Society, 2017)
1. The likelihood and impacts of invasions by novel organisms (e.g. non-native species, genetically modified organisms) on the composition and functioning of receiving biological communities hinges on their capacity to ...
Pathways and gateways of freshwater invasions in Europe
Taking into account the continuous increase in freshwater introductions, and to support the recent European legislation on invasive alien species, the identification of priority pathways and gateways of introductions is ...