Chinese tallow
Triadica sebifera (Sapium sebiferum)
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Outcompetes native flora
Chub
Squalius cephalus
Status:
Established
Habitat:
Freshwater
Threats:
Negative impacts on native salmonid species. Associated economic impacts.
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.
Common myna
Acridotheres tristis
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Outcompetes native species. Predates on native species.
Coypu
Myocaster coypus
Status:
Established
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
Riparian, wetland habitats destruction
Crayfish plague
Aphanomyces astaci
Status:
Established
Habitat:
Freshwater
Threats:
Destruction of the native White - Clawed Crayfish population
Crimson fountaingrass
Pennisetum setaceum
Status:
Potential
Habitat:
Terrestrial
Threats:
It can readily outcompete native plants with important negative impact on vulnerable native species. It is also inflammable.
Invasive Species Ireland

Invasive Species Ireland