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    Description

    A wide variety of organisms are unintentionally transported from country to country each year, primarily as a result of world trade. Practically all classes of plants and animals can be stowaways. Aquatic organisms travel in the ballast water of ships; land organisms move with the cargo. Some organisms hitch rides inside the cargo, while others travel on or inside the crating, pallets, or other shipping materials.

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    Citation

    Haack, Robert A.; Law, Kenneth R.; Mastro, Victor C.; Ossenburgen, H. Sharon; Raimo, Bernard J. 1997. New York''s battle with the Asian long-horned beetle. Journal of Forestry. Vol 95, no. 12 (Dec. 1997).:p.11-15

    Keywords

    Coleoptera, infestation, pest control, exotics, invasion, insect pests

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