All Nonnative Invasive Invertebrates Recognized as of June 2008


Compiled by the USDA Forest Service Regional Task Force for
the Assessment of Nonnative Invasive Species of Southern Forests

92 Records

Subject Name Scientific Name Growth Form
striped barnacle Balanus amphitrite Crustaceans
Bocourt swimming crab Callinectes bocourti Crustaceans
Indo-Pacific crab Charybdis hellerii Crustaceans
Daphnia Daphnia lumholtzi Crustaceans
Asian shore crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus Crustaceans
Pacific white shrimp Litopenaeus vannamei Crustaceans
jumper, Alabama jumper, wiggler Amynthas agrestis Earthworms
jumper, Alabama jumper, wiggler Amynthas corticis Earthworms
jumper, Alabama jumper, wiggler Amynthas gracilis Earthworms
jumper, Alabama jumper, wiggler Amynthas hilgendorfi Earthworms
earthworm or garden worm Aporrectodea caliginosa Earthworms
earthworm or garden worm Aporrectodea trapezoides Earthworms
red wiggler Dendrobaena rubida Earthworms
red wiggler Eisenia zebra Earthworms
European earthworm Lumbricus rubellus Earthworms
Canadian nightcrawler Lumbricus terrestris Earthworms
blue worm Octolasion cyaneum Earthworms
blue worm Octolasion tyrtaeum Earthworms
pine falsewebworm Acantholyda erythrocephala Insects
balsam woolly adelgid Adelges piceae Insects
hemlock woolly adelgid Adelges tsugae Insects
Ambrosia beetle Ambrosiodmus rubricollis Insects
European honeybee Apis mellifera Insects
Oleander scale Aspidiotus neri Insects
cactus moth, prickly pear moth Cactoblastis cactorum Insects
Twobanded Japanese weevil Callirhopalus bifasciatus Insects
Juniper scale Carulaspis juniperi Insects
Minute cypress scale Carulaspis minima Insects
Japanese wax scale Ceroplastes ceriferus Insects
Florida red scale Chrysomphalus aonidum Insects
Formosan subterranean termite Coptotermes formosanus Insects
Beech scale Cryptococcus fagisuga Insects
Poplar and willow borer Cryptorhynchus lapathi Insects
Asiatic oak weevil Cyrtepistomus castaneus Insects
Rhododendron whitefly Dialeurodes chittendeni Insects
Juniper webworm Dichomeris marginella Insects
pine sawfly Diprion similis Insects
Chestnut gall wasp Dryocosmus kuriphilus Insects
Ambrosia beetle Dryoxylon onoharaensum Insects
Azalea bark scale Eriococcus azaleae Insects
Formosan horntail Eriotremex formosanus Insects
Calico scale Eulecanium (=Lecaanium) cerasorum Insects
Apple and thorn skeletonizer Eutromula pariana Insects
none Euwallacea validus Insects
Elongate hemlock scale Fiorinia externa Insects
Tea scale Fiorinia theae Insects
European elm scale Gossyparia spuria Insects
whitefringed beetle Graphognathus spp. Insects
European mole cricket Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa Insects
Greedy scale Hemiberlesia rapax Insects
Mimosa webworm Homadaula anisocentra Insects
Argentine ant Iridomyrmex humilis Insects
Oystershell scale Lepidosaphes ulmi Insects
Japanese maple scale Lopholeucaspis japonica Insects
gypsy moth Lymantria dispar Insects
Pink hibiscus mealybug Maconellicoccus hirsutus Insects
Strawberry root weevil Otiorhynchus ovatus Insects
Pine bark adelgid Pineus strobi Insects
Lesser snow scale Pinnaspis strachani Insects
Ambrosia beetle Platypus spp. Insects
Japanese beetle Popillia japonica Insects
Camphor scale Pseudaonidia duplex Insects
Peony scale Pseudaonidia paeoniae Insects
White peach scale Pseudaulacaspis pentagone Insects
White prunicola scale Pseudaulacaspis prunicola Insects
Comstock mealybug Pseudococcus comstocki Insects
Elm leaf beetle Pyrrhalta luteola Insects
San Jose scale Quadraspidiotus perniciosus Insects
European pine shoot moth Rhyacionia buoliana Insects
Cynthia moth Samia cynthia Insects
Tawny mole cricket Scapteriscus vicinus Insects
Smaller European elm bark beetle Scolytus multistriatus Insects
Shothole borer Scolytus rugulosus Insects
Banded elm bark beetle Scolytus schevyrewi Insects
imported fire ant Solenopsis invicta Insects
Black imported fire ant Solenopsis richteri Insects
Euonymous scale Unaspis euonymi Insects
European hornet Vespa crabo germana Insects
Ambrosia beetle Xyleborinus saxeseni Insects
ambrosia beetle (vector for laurel wilt) Xyleborus glabratus Insects
black twig borer Xylosandrus compactus (Eichhoff) Insects
Asian ambrosia beetle, granulate ambrosia beetle Xylosandrus crassiusculus (Motschulsky) Insects
Ambrosia beetle Xylosandrus germanus Insects
Ambrosia beetle Xylosandrus mutilatus Insects
freshwater jellyfish Craspedacusta sowerbyii Jellyfish
Asian clam, Asiatic clam Corbicula fluminea Mollusks
Asian mystery snails Cypangopaludina spp Mollusks
quagga mussel Dreissena bugensis Mollusks
zebra mussel Dreissena polymorpha Mollusks
green mussel Perna viridis Mollusks
channeled apple snail Pomacea canaliculata Mollusks
Great Asian tapeworm (predates fish) Bothriocephalus opsarichthydis Tapeworm