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Record number 409262
Title Invasion of the turtles? : exotic turtles in the Netherland: a risk assessment
Author(s) Bugter, R.J.F.; Ottburg, F.G.W.A.; Roessink, I.; Jansman, H.A.H.; Grift, E.A. van der; Griffioen, A.J.
Source Wageningen : Alterra (Alterra-report 2186) - 92
Department(s) CL - Ecological Networks
CWC - Environmental Risk Assessment
CE - Molecular Ecology Ecotoxicology and Wildlife Management
Publication type Research report
Publication year 2011
Keyword(s) zeeschildpadden - landschildpadden - testudines - risicoschatting - invasieve soorten - geïntroduceerde soorten - ecologie - nederland - turtles - tortoises - risk assessment - invasive species - introduced species - ecology - netherlands
Categories Animal Ecology / Nature Management (General)
Abstract The authors of this report assessed the risk of exotic turtles becoming invasive in the Netherlands. Main components of the risk are the large scale of introduction of discarded pets to Dutch nature and possible suitability of species to survive and reproduce successfully under present or future Dutch conditions which is enhanced by climatic change.
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