Abstracts of Interest: August 2017

Biological Control

Halyomorpha halys (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) egg surface chemicals inhibit North American Telenomus and Trissolcus (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae) parasitism


Biological Invasions

Biological invasions in forest ecosystems: a global problem requiring international and multidisciplinary integration

When does invasive species removal lead to ecological recovery? Implications for management success

Exploring the attitudes to and uptake of biosecurity practices for invasive non-native species: views amongst stakeholder organisations working in UK natural environments

Biogeography and phenology of oviposition preference and larval performance of Pieris virginiensis butterflies on native and invasive host plants

Early detection of a highly invasive bivalve based on environmental DNA (eDNA)

Pathogen accumulation cannot undo the impact of invasive species


Conservation Biology

The rise of glyphosate and new opportunities for biosentinel early-warning studies

Land-use history as a guide for forest conservation and management


Diversity and Distributions

Impacts of an invasive tree across trophic levels: Species richness, community composition and resident species’ traits


Ecological Applications

Strong indirect herbicide effects on mycorrhizal associations through plant community shifts and secondary invasions



The double edge to parasite escape: invasive host is less infected but more infectable


Ecology and Evolution

Diversity and distribution of genetic variation in gammarids: Comparing patterns between invasive and non-invasive species



Functional traits of expanding, thicket-forming shrubs: contrasting strategies between exotic and native species


Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution

A Climate-Oriented Approach to Support Decision-Making for Seed Provenance in Ecological Restoration


Functional Ecology

Comparing traits of native and alien plants: can we do better?

Earthworms affect plant growth and resistance against herbivores: a meta-analysis


Global Change Biology

Simulating plant invasion dynamics in mountain ecosystems under global change scenarios



College Student Knowledge and Perceptions of Invasive Species


Journal of Applied Ecology

Covariation of soil nutrients drives occurrence of exotic and native plant species

Where and how to restore in a changing world: a demographic-based assessment of resilience


Journal of Aquatic Plant Management

Asexual reproduction and ramet sprouting of crested floatingheart (Nymphoides cristata)


Journal of Extension

Increasing Invasive Plant Pest Early Detection Through Interagency First Detector Education


Journal of Great Lakes Research

Biomonitoring using invasive species in a large Lake: Dreissena distribution maps hypoxic zones


Management of Biological Invasions

Where is the body? Dreissenid mussels, raw water testing, and the real value of environmental DNA

Management implications of broadband sound in modulating wild silver carp (Hypophthalmichthys molitrix) behavior

Non-native amphipod, Apocorophium lacustre (Vanhoffen, 1911), in the Illinois River and Chicago Area Waterway System

Developing innovative methods to face aquatic invasions in Europe: the Aquainvad-ED project


Nature Climate Change

Threats to North American forests from southern pine beetle with warming winters



Top-down effects of an invasive omnivore: detection in long-term monitoring of large-river reservoir chlorophyll-a



A role for the sampling effect in invaded ecosystems

Growth strategy, phylogeny and stoichiometry determine the allelopathic potential of native and non-native plants


Restoration Ecology

Renewal ecology: conservation for the Anthropocene



A benevolent invader?