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Lists and descriptions of alien and invasive species in the Czech Republic:

Černý K., Hejná M., Kolářová Z., Mrázková M., Romportl D. 2013. An overview of selected alien invasive fungal pathogens of woody plants in the Czech Republic (pdf)

Lusk S., Lusková V., Hanel L. 2011. Black List alien invasive fish species in the Czech Republic. Biodiverzita ichtyofauny ČR (VIII):79-97. (pdf - in Czech)

Mlíkovský J., Stýblo P., eds., 2006: Alien species of Czech flora and fauna, ČSOP Praha, 496 pp.

Pyšek P. et al., 2012: Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic (2nd edition): checklist update, taxonomic diversity and invasion patterns. – Preslia 84: 155–255. (pdf)

Šefrová H., Laštůvka Z., 2005: Catalogue of alien animal species in the Czech Republic. Acta univ. agric. et silvic. Mendel. Brun., LIII, No. 4, pp. 151-170. (pdf)

State Phytosanitary Administration, 2010. A brief description of regulated invasive plant species, Prague, 66 pp. (pdf - in Czech)

Pergl et al. 2016: Black, Grey and Watch Lists of alien species in the Czech Republic based on environmental impacts and management strategy? NeoBiota 28: 1 - 37. link

Biological invasions in general:

Simberloff D., Rejmánek M. 2011: Encyclopedia of Biological Invasions, University of California Press, Los Angeles, 792 pp.

Pyšek P., Chytrý M., Pergl J., Sádlo J., Wild J. 2012: Plant invasions in the Czech Republic: current state, introduction dynamics, invasive species and invaded habitats. Preslia 84: 576–630. (pdf)

Czech organisations, institutes and webpages dealing with invasive species:

Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia:

Institute of Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Department of Invasion Ecology:

The Silva Tarouca Research Institute for Landscape and Ornamental Gardening, Department of Biological Risks:

webpages of other institutes are available only in Czech (see Czech links)

International invasive databases and projects:

ALARM (Assessing LArge-scale environmental Risks for biodiversity with tested Methods):

DAISIE (Delivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe):

DAWIS (Database of Alien Woody species with special regard to alien Invasive woody Species in the Czech Republic):

EASIN (European Alien Species Information Network):

ESENIAS (East and South European Network on Invasive Alien Species):

GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility):

GISD (Global Invasive Species Database):

IMPASSE (Environmental Impacts of Alien Species in Aquaculture):

NOBANIS (North European and Baltic Network on Invasive Alien Species):

PRATIQUE ((Enhacements of Pest Risk Analysis TechnIQUEs):

International institutions and conventions:

The Bern Convention:, also with link to European strategy on invasive alien species and to Code of conduct on horticulture and IAS

EPPO (European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization):

European Commission:

ISSG (Invasive Species Specialist Group):



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