Impacts of biological invasions: what's what and the way forward.

@article{Simberloff2013ImpactsOB,
  title={Impacts of biological invasions: what's what and the way forward.},
  author={Daniel Simberloff and Jean-Louis Martin and Piero Genovesi and Virginie Maris and David A. Wardle and James Aronson and Franck Courchamp and Bella S. Galil and Emili Garc{\'i}a‐Berthou and Michel Pascal and Petr Py{\vs}ek and Ronaldo Sousa and Eric Tabacchi and Montserrat Vil{\`a}},
  journal={Trends in ecology \& evolution},
  year={2013},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={
          58-66
        }
}

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