Non-native fish species in Neotropical freshwaters: how did they arrive, and where did they come from?

@article{Gubiani2018NonnativeFS,
  title={Non-native fish species in Neotropical freshwaters: how did they arrive, and where did they come from?},
  author={{\'E}der Andr{\'e} Gubiani and Renata Ruaro and Vin{\'i}cius Ricardo Ribeiro and Ana Cristina Algeri Eichelberger and Raquel Fernanda Bogoni and Ang{\'e}lica Dorigon Lira and Daiane Cavalli and Pit{\'a}goras Augusto Piana and Weferson J{\'u}nio da Graça},
  journal={Hydrobiologia},
  year={2018},
  volume={817},
  pages={57-69}
}
The Neotropical region has the greatest taxonomic and functional diversity of fish in the world. However, this biodiversity has been threatened by the introduction of non-native species. Therefore, we present a systematic review of the literature concerning the introduction of non-native fish species in Neotropical freshwaters. We examine the origins of non… CONTINUE READING