Asian hornet
Vespa velutina
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
A highly aggressive predator of native insects, posing a significant threat to honey bees and other pollinators.
Asiatic tearthumb
Persicaria perfoliata
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Reduction in biodiversity
Balloon vine
Cardiospermum grandiflorum
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Vector of disease. Can cause disease.
Broomsedge bluestem
Andropogon virginicus
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Aggressive coloniser of disturbed lands. Alters ecosystems.
Chinese Bushclover
Lespedeza juncea var. sericea
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Outcompetes native species
Chinese tallow
Triadica sebifera (Sapium sebiferum)
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Outcompetes native flora
Citrus Longhorn Beetle
Anoplophora chinensis
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Detrimental impacts on trees.
Coati
Nasua nasua
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Opportunistic feeder leading to decreasing native species. Disease risk.
Common Milkweed
Asclepias syriaca
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Overwhelming valuable habitats such as grasslands, dune areas and river valleys.
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