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By Mike Picker,Charles Griffiths

ISBN-10: 1770078231

ISBN-13: 9781770078239

whereas alien vegetation were good publicised, this can be the 1st ebook to be released on alien animals of Africa. It describes the historical past of every invasion, and the ecological and fiscal affects in South Africa; and it discusses the influence of brought biocontrol brokers (usually insects), that are additionally alien species published intentionally to regulate challenge crops. Key beneficial properties are:
• every one staff of animals is roofed in a separate bankruptcy written by way of a consultant within the box
• color pictures of every species
• Maps for every species’ local and brought variety, and an in depth map of its unfold in South Africa
• textual content covers identity and biology, distribution, affects and keep an eye on for the actual species
• Alien animals are thought of in all habitats, together with freshwater, terrestrial and marine.

The e-book could be an important reference for conservationists, farmers, reserve managers, gardeners, anglers, biology scholars and researchers, and of curiosity to the lay public.

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