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Rapid evolution aids spread of exotic plant species
Date:5/23/2014

y helped the plant to survive and spread here."

"Our findings are important because until now evidence supporting the hypothesis that exotic plants can spread after a period of rapid genetic adaptation has been very scant," says Dr. Vandepitte.

The results also suggest that we should be wary of 'latent' non-native plant species. "These plants can be present in small numbers for years before spreading as a result of genetic adaptation. The Pyrenean rocket is a harmless plant, but some exotics can become a real plague. And this can occur even after a period of unproblematic presence in a non-native environment."


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Contact: Katrien Vandepitte
katrien.vandepitte@bio.kuleuven.be
32-163-73653
KU Leuven
Source:Eurekalert  

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