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
Australian flatworm
Australoplana sanguinea
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Threat to native earthworms. Predatory.
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
Chinese water deer
Hydropotes inermis
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
May damage understory. May barkstrip.
Citrus longhorn beetle
Anoplophora chinensis
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Detrimental impacts on trees.
Invasive Species Ireland

Invasive Species Ireland