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Invasion of the turtles? : exotic turtles in the Netherland: a risk assessment (2011) Open access

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Title Invasion of the turtles? : exotic turtles in the Netherland: a risk assessment
Author Bugter, R.J.F.; Ottburg, F.G.W.A.; Roessink, I.; Jansman, H.A.H.; Grift, van der E.A.; Griffioen, A.J.
Date 2011
Reference(s) zeeschildpadden, landschildpadden, testudines, risicoschatting, invasieve soorten, geïntroduceerde soorten, ecologie, nederland, Dierecologie, turtles, tortoises, testudines, risk assessment, invasive species, introduced species, ecology, netherlands, Animal Ecology
Language English
Type Report
Publisher Alterra
Abstract The authors of this report assessed the risk of exotic turtles becoming invasive in the Netherlands. Main components of the risk are the large scale of introduction of discarded pets to Dutch nature and possible suitability of species to survive and reproduce successfully under present or future Dutch conditions which is enhanced by climatic change.
Publication http://library.wur.nl/WebQuery/wurpubs/409262
Persistent Identifier urn:nbn:nl:ui:32-409262
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Repository Wageningen University & Research Centre

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