Hosts and parasites as aliens.

@article{Taraschewski2006HostsAP,
  title={Hosts and parasites as aliens.},
  author={Horst Taraschewski},
  journal={Journal of helminthology},
  year={2006},
  volume={80 2},
  pages={
          99-128
        }
}
Over the past decades, various free-living animals (hosts) and their parasites have invaded recipient areas in which they had not previously occurred, thus gaining the status of aliens or exotics. In general this happened to a low extent for hundreds of years. With variable frequency, invasions have been followed by the dispersal and establishment of non-indigenous species, whether host or parasite. In the literature thus far, colonizations by both hosts and parasites have not been treated and… CONTINUE READING
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