Including irrigation in niche modelling of the invasive wasp Vespula germanica (Fabricius) improves model fit to predict potential for further spread

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de Villiers, Marelize; Kriticos, Darren J.; Veldtman, Ruan;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 12, issue 7 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Identifiers: pmc: PMC5513550, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0181397
  • Subject: Research Article | Earth Sciences | Agricultural Methods | Ecology and Environmental Sciences | Classical Mechanics | Mechanical Stress | Geographical Locations | Summer | Agriculture | Physical Sciences | Argentina | People and Places | Oceania | Physics | South America | Species Colonization | Seasons | Biology and Life Sciences | Medicine | Australia | Invasive Species | Agricultural Irrigation | Q | R | Science | Thermal Stresses | Autumn

The European wasp, Vespula germanica (Fabricius) (Hymenoptera: Vespidae), is of Palaearctic origin, being native to Europe, northern Africa and Asia, and introduced into North America, Chile, Argentina, Iceland, Ascension Island, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.... View more
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