Balloon vine
Cardiospermum grandiflorum
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Vector of disease. Can cause disease.
Broadleaf watermilfoil
Myriophyllum heterophyllum
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Freshwater
Threats:
It creates mats that impede the water flow and reduce sunlight and oxygen availability.
Broomsedge bluestem
Andropogon virginicus
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Aggressive coloniser of disturbed lands. Alters ecosystems.
Brown bullhead catfish
Ameiurus nebulosus
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Freshwater
Threats:
Negative impacts on native fish species.
Brush-clawed shore crab
Hemigrapsus takanoi
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Marine
Threats:
High reproductive capacity. Outcompete native crabs.
Chinese bushclover
Lespedeza juncea var. sericea
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Outcompetes native species
Chinese mitten crab
Eriocheir sinensis
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Freshwater
Threats:
Threatens ecosystem functioning and protected 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.
Invasive Species Ireland

Invasive Species Ireland