Tiny mite could prove a ‘mighty’ weapon in the fight against one of the UK’s most invasive weeds — The Invasives Blog

CABI scientists are stepping up the fight against one of the UK’s most invasive non-native aquatic weeds. Approval has been given for the release of a novel biological control agent – the mite, Aculuscrassulae – to assess its ability in the real-world environment to suppress Australian swamp stonecrop (Crassula helmsii), also known as New Zealand pigmyweed. This […]

via Tiny mite could prove a ‘mighty’ weapon in the fight against one of the UK’s most invasive weeds — The Invasives Blog

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