Tag: alien species

The fried beetle (or methods for combating “alien species”)

Delle 680 estinzioni animali conosciute, circa il 20% sono da imputarsi alle specie aliene invasive... e tra queste c'è anche lo scoiattolo

Along the railways, from bananas and vegetables boxes, exotic insects like various kind of beetle, seedlings or tropical seeds, more rarely spiders, reptiles and other subjects… continually fall down. They are the so-called “invasive alien species” that would have contributed almost 40% of all extinctions in the world. In Roma we’re having for years “alien” parrots, squirrels, snakes, mosquitoes and the terrible red palm weevil…