An introduced, alien, exotic, non-indigenous, or non-native species, or simply an
introduction, is a species living outside its native distributional range, which has ...
More than 500 fish and wildlife nonnative species, also known as exotic species,
have been observed in Florida. Not all nonnative species present a threat to ...
Dec 1, 2007 ... Non-native species are species that have been introduced into new areas that
have not historically been part of their native range. 'Exotic ...
www.brown.edu/Research/Sax_Research_Lab/Documents/PDFs/Schlaepfer et al. 2011 - conservation value of non-natives.pdf
Abstract: Non-native species can cause the loss of biological diversity (i.e.,
genetic, ... non-native species and their potential integration into conservation
By contrast, a nonnative species is one that is found outside its previously
observed range. Such a species is typically one that has been introduced to the
Feb 24, 2011 ... Some non-native species provide habitat and food for native animals and plants,
for example. In the southwestern United States, tamarisk trees ...
Jul 24, 2014 ... Giant Aldabra tortoises are a non-native species on the islands of Mauritius. The
country introduced them in 2004 after losing all its large ...
introduced in an attempt to control non-native species. Below is a series of
featured alien plants and animals with images, followed by a complete list of the
Many plants and animals that are familiar to us today are not native. Some
species are introduced intentionally for purposes of hunting and fishing; as an ...
.a species that is non-native to the ecosystem under consideration and whose
introduction causes or is likely to cause economic or environmental harm or harm