Golden wreath wattle
Acacia saligna (Acacia cyanophylla)
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Outcompetes native species
Indian house crow
Corvus splendens
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Predator of bird and small mammal species.
Japanese hop
Humulus scandens
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Outcompetes native species.
Japanese stiltgrass
Microstegium vimineum
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
It creates dense impenetrable stands that crowd out the native vegetation within 3-5 years
Mesquite
Prosopis juliflora
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Outcompetes native flora for recources
Muskrat
Ondatra zibethicus
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
They change the composition of native wetland vegetation, and their burrowing degrades river banks.
Oak Processionary Moth
Thaumetopoea processionea
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Tree pest. Health risk to humans and animals.
Pallas' squirrel
Callosciurus erythraeus
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Outcompeting native red squirrels, and damaging trees by stripping bark.
Perennial veldtgrass
Ehrharta calycina
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Prevents germination of native species
Invasive Species Ireland

Invasive Species Ireland