Global Invasive Species Database

Checklist dataset published by International Union for Conservation of Nature

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Global Invasive Species Database


The Global Invasive Species Database is a free, online searchable source of information about species that negatively impact biodiversity. The GISD aims to increase public awareness about invasive species and to facilitate effective prevention and management activities by disseminating specialist’s knowledge and experience to a broad global audience. It focuses on invasive alien species that threaten native biodiversity and covers all taxonomic groups from micro-organisms to animals and plants.

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Michael Browne


Published by

International Union for Conservation of Nature

Publication Date

Dec 6, 2011

Registration Date

Nov 21, 2011

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GBIF Secretariat

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