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Descriptor in English: Introduced Species
Descriptor in Spanish: Especies Introducidas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Espécies Introduzidas
Descriptor in French: Espèce introduite
Entry term(s): Invasive Species
Species, Introduced
Species, Invasive
Tree number(s): B01.050.050.580
G16.500.275.157.049.400
N06.230.124.049.400
Scope note: Non-native organisms brought into a region, habitat, or ECOSYSTEM by human activity.
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends
History Note: 2011
DeCS UI: 53870
Descriptor UI: D058865
Date Established: 2011/01/01
Date of Entry: 2010/06/25
Introduced Species - Preferred
Concept UI M0545010
Scope note Non-native organisms brought into a region, habitat, or ECOSYSTEM by human activity.
Preferred term Introduced Species
Entry term(s) Species, Introduced
Invasive Species - Narrower
Concept UI M0545092
Scope note Non-native species that threaten ecosystems, habitats, or other species and are likely to cause economic or environmental harm or harm to human health.
Preferred term Invasive Species
Entry term(s) Species, Invasive



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