News tagged with invasive species

Study challenges prevailing view of invasive species

( —Zebra mussels. Asian carp. Kudzu. Chances are you recognize these names as belonging to invasive species—plants or animals that are relocated from their native habitat to a foreign land, only to prove so prolific ...

dateOct 25, 2013 in Ecology
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Invasive sparrows immune cells sharpen as they spread

When invasive species move into new areas, they often lose their natural enemies, including the microbes that make them sick. But new research from evolutionary biologists at the University of South Florida has found that ...

dateNov 20, 2013 in Ecology
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