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Flight of the bumblebee

The worldwide number of alien species invasions is rapidly increasing, and new methods of predicting vulnerable areas are required. In this study, researchers suggest a new methodological framework for assessing habitat invasion susceptibility on a global scale by focusing on the bumblebee, Bombus terrestrisis.

Event

GBIF Public Symposium 2016

The GBIF Secretariat highlights elements of each year's work in a public symposium accompanying the annual governing board meeting. 

November 10th, 2016

Data use

Tracking Naturalized Plants Worldwide

Combining GBIF-mediated occurrences with data from a novel database, the Global Naturalized Alien Flora (GloNAF), this study seeks to identify and quantify the spread and distribution of naturalized plant species worldwide.