Identifying plausible scenarios for the establishment of invasive Burmese pythons (Python molurus) in Southern Florida

  title={Identifying plausible scenarios for the establishment of invasive Burmese pythons (Python molurus) in Southern Florida},
  author={J. Willson and M. Dorcas and Raymond W. Snow},
  journal={Biological Invasions},
  • J. Willson, M. Dorcas, Raymond W. Snow
  • Published 2010
  • Biology
  • Biological Invasions
  • Successful invasions of secretive alien species often go unrecognized until spread has exceeded the point where control or eradication is feasible. [...] Key Result Our results indicate that scenarios involving relatively recent establishment (post-1990) require large numbers (100–1,000) of founders or unrealistically high juvenile survivorship.Expand Abstract

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