Invasive Species B/C

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Invasive Species B/C

Postby Jaol » September 6th, 2016, 10:24 am

idk if I can post pics yet, so I'll wit til later. But here it is.
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby tm-scioli » September 8th, 2016, 6:48 pm

I guess this will the first question:
[img]https://plants.ifas.ufl.edu/wp-content/uploads/images/diobul/thumbnails/diobul1.jpg[/img] 1. common and scientific names 2. name a state it's invasive to 3. major impacts 4. control methods 5. It is closely related to what common food crop?

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby chscioly » September 9th, 2016, 9:17 am

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1. Air potato, Dioscorea bulbifera 2. Florida 3. Grows quickly and crowd out native plants 4. Triclopyr products 5. Yams

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby tm-scioli » September 10th, 2016, 7:39 am

Nice, you go

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby chscioly » September 10th, 2016, 10:24 am

One of my favorites..
[img]https://www.ces.ncsu.edu/fletcher/programs/apple/entomology/insects-mites/images/adult.jpg[/img] 1. Scientific and common names 2. Impact? 3. Control methods

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby Jaol » September 10th, 2016, 11:28 am

Brown Marmorated Stinkbug (Halyomorpha halys)
Agricultural pest
Prevention, some insecticides. No long term way to treat.
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby chscioly » September 10th, 2016, 12:57 pm

Yup, your turn

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby Jaol » September 10th, 2016, 3:33 pm

Name 3 diseases that Aedes albopictus carries.
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » September 10th, 2016, 3:36 pm

Name 3 diseases that Aedes albopictus carries.
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Yellow fever Dengue fever West Nile fever
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby Jaol » September 10th, 2016, 3:42 pm

Cool
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » September 10th, 2016, 3:49 pm

List an advantage and disadvantage of the use of TFM in the control of the sea lamprey.
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby chscioly » September 10th, 2016, 6:37 pm

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Advantage-TFM breaks down by itself after being used Disadvantage-may harm the gills of trout

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » September 11th, 2016, 6:07 am

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Advantage-TFM breaks down by itself after being used Disadvantage-may harm the gills of trout
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby chscioly » September 11th, 2016, 2:38 pm

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[img]http://www.dhresource.com/0x0s/f2-albu-g3-M00-CA-97-rBVaHFVwE-OAWjhoAAC0y1WVrpE945.jpg/50-paulownia-seeds-princess-tree-or-empress.jpg[/img] 1. Common and scientific names 2. Where is it native to? 3. What is its impact?

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » September 11th, 2016, 3:09 pm

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[img]http://www.dhresource.com/0x0s/f2-albu-g3-M00-CA-97-rBVaHFVwE-OAWjhoAAC0y1WVrpE945.jpg/50-paulownia-seeds-princess-tree-or-empress.jpg[/img] 1. Common and scientific names 2. Where is it native to? 3. What is its impact?
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1. Princess Tree ([i]Paulownia tomentosa[/i]) 2. China 3. Grows and reproduces rapidly, displacing native species (particularly in disturbed areas).
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