Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Show Summary Details
More options …

Botanica Marina

Editor-in-Chief: Dring, Matthew J.

6 Issues per year


IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 0.989
5-year IMPACT FACTOR: 1.204

CiteScore 2017: 1.00

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2017: 0.297
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2017: 0.454

Online
ISSN
1437-4323
See all formats and pricing
More options …
Just Accepted

Issues

Impacts of introduced seaweeds

Britta Schaffelke / Chad L. Hewitt
  • 2National Center for Marine and Coastal Conservation, Australian Maritime College, PMB 10, Rosebud, Victoria 3939, Australia
  • Other articles by this author:
  • De Gruyter OnlineGoogle Scholar
Published Online: 2007-12-12 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/BOT.2007.044

Abstract

We analyzed 69 publications on the impacts of introduced seaweeds. The predominant impacts were changed competitive relationships in the recipient habitat, indicated by high abundances of invaders, resultant space monopolization, and reduced abundances/biomass of native macrophytes. Changes in biodiversity, effects on fish and invertebrate fauna, toxic effects on other biota, and habitat change were also identified. The mechanisms underlying the manifestation of impacts are uncertain and inferences about common patterns were hampered because impact studies were available for only a few introduced seaweeds, covered only a fraction of their introduced distribution and generally were conducted over short time scales. There was no information about evolutionary effects or changes of ecosystem processes. Knowledge of socio-economic impacts of invasive seaweeds is poor. We collated costs associated with control/eradication activities and for national spending on marine biosecurity in Australia, New Zealand and the United States. Prevention of impacts is the driving force for costly surveillance, eradication and control programs. Until we are able to understand, predict and measure impacts of introduced seaweeds, the management of species incursions needs to remain focused on early detection, rapid response and control to reduce the likelihood of negative impact effects.

Keywords: control; ecological impacts; economic impacts; eradication; introduced macroalgae

About the article

Corresponding author


Received: 2005-12-22

Accepted: 2006-11-22

Published Online: 2007-12-12

Published in Print: 2007-12-01


Citation Information: Botanica Marina, Volume 50, Issue 5/6, Pages 397–417, ISSN (Online) 14374323, ISSN (Print) 00068055, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/BOT.2007.044.

Export Citation

Citing Articles

Here you can find all Crossref-listed publications in which this article is cited. If you would like to receive automatic email messages as soon as this article is cited in other publications, simply activate the “Citation Alert” on the top of this page.

[1]
Patrícia Máximo, Luísa Ferreira, Paula Branco, Pedro Lima, and Ana Lourenço
Marine Drugs, 2018, Volume 16, Number 8, Page 265
[2]
Sofie Vranken, Samuel Bosch, Viviana Peña, Frederik Leliaert, Frederic Mineur, and Olivier De Clerck
Biological Invasions, 2018
[3]
Marianela Zanolla, María Altamirano, Raquel Carmona, Julio De la Rosa, Virginia Souza-Egipsy, Alison Sherwood, Konstantinos Tsiamis, Ana Márcia Barbosa, Antonio Román Muñoz, Nikos Andreakis, and K. Müller
Journal of Phycology, 2017
[5]
D. Davoult, G. Surget, V. Stiger-Pouvreau, F. Noisette, P. Riera, D. Stagnol, T. Androuin, and N. Poupart
Marine Environmental Research, 2017
[6]
Rebecca De Leij, Graham Epstein, Matthew P. Brown, and Dan A. Smale
Marine Biology, 2017, Volume 164, Number 7
[7]
Sven Rohde, Peter J. Schupp, Alexandra Markert, and Achim Wehrmann
Ocean & Coastal Management, 2017, Volume 146, Page 26
[8]
Pablo P. Leal, Catriona L. Hurd, Pamela A. Fernández, Michael Y. Roleda, and T. Wernberg
Journal of Phycology, 2017, Volume 53, Number 3, Page 557
[9]
Marc Uyà, Elena Maggi, Giovanna Mori, Caterina Nuccio, Paul E. Gribben, and Fabio Bulleri
Marine Environmental Research, 2017, Volume 126, Page 37
[10]
Stéphane Greff, Tânia Aires, Ester A. Serrão, Aschwin H. Engelen, Olivier P. Thomas, and Thierry Pérez
Scientific Reports, 2017, Volume 7, Page 42625
[11]
Stéphane Greff, Mayalen Zubia, Claude Payri, Olivier P. Thomas, and Thierry Perez
Metabolomics, 2017, Volume 13, Number 4
[12]
Giulia Cambi�, Diana Fern�ndez-M�rquez, and Ram�n Mui�o
Marine and Freshwater Research, 2017, Volume 68, Number 2, Page 244
[13]
Henn Ojaveer, Bella S. Galil, Marnie L. Campbell, James T. Carlton, João Canning-Clode, Elizabeth J. Cook, Alisha D. Davidson, Chad L. Hewitt, Anders Jelmert, Agnese Marchini, Cynthia H. McKenzie, Dan Minchin, Anna Occhipinti-Ambrogi, Sergej Olenin, Gregory Ruiz, and Isabelle Cote
PLOS Biology, 2015, Volume 13, Number 4, Page e1002130
[14]
Christine Ramsay-Newton, Annick Drouin, A. Randall Hughes, and Matthew E. S. Bracken
Biological Invasions, 2017, Volume 19, Number 2, Page 537
[15]
Cristiano Freitas, Rita Araújo, and Iacopo Bertocci
Journal of Sea Research, 2016, Volume 115, Page 26
[16]
Akira Kurihara, Hanna Horiguchi, Takeaki Hanyuda, and Hiroshi Kawai
Phycological Research, 2016, Volume 64, Number 2, Page 95
[17]
Fabio Bulleri, Fabio Badalamenti, Ljiljana Iveša, Barbara Mikac, Luigi Musco, Andrej Jaklin, Alex Rattray, Tomás Vega Fernández, and Lisandro Benedetti-Cecchi
PeerJ, 2016, Volume 4, Page e1795
[20]
Rocío Suárez Jiménez, Christopher D. Hepburn, Glenn A. Hyndes, Rebecca J. McLeod, Richard B. Taylor, and Catriona L. Hurd
Marine Biology, 2015, Volume 162, Number 12
[21]
Rocío Suárez Jiménez, Christopher D. Hepburn, Glenn A. Hyndes, Rebecca J. McLeod, and Catriona L. Hurd
Phycologia, 2015, Volume 54, Number 5, Page 530
[22]
E. Cecere, A. Petrocelli, M. Belmonte, G. Portacci, and F. Rubino
Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2016, Volume 23, Number 13, Page 12797
[23]
Luigi Piazzi, Paola Gennaro, and Giulia Ceccherelli
Marine Pollution Bulletin, 2015, Volume 97, Number 1-2, Page 234
[24]
Roberto Bedini, Marco Bedini, Lisa Bonechi, and Luigi Piazzi
Marine Biology Research, 2015, Volume 11, Number 4, Page 430
[25]
Frédéric Mineur, Francisco Arenas, Jorge Assis, Andrew J. Davies, Aschwin H. Engelen, Francisco Fernandes, Erik-jan Malta, Thierry Thibaut, Tu Van Nguyen, Fátima Vaz-Pinto, Sofie Vranken, Ester A. Serrão, and Olivier De Clerck
Journal of Sea Research, 2015, Volume 98, Page 91
[26]
E. Maggi, L. Benedetti-Cecchi, A. Castelli, E. Chatzinikolaou, T. P. Crowe, G. Ghedini, J. Kotta, D. A. Lyons, C. Ravaglioli, G. Rilov, L. Rindi, F. Bulleri, and Hugh MacIsaac
Diversity and Distributions, 2015, Volume 21, Number 1, Page 1
[28]
FREDERIC MINEUR, AUGUSTE LE ROUX, CHRISTINE A. MAGGS, and MARC VERLAQUE
Conservation Biology, 2014, Volume 28, Number 6, Page 1667
[29]
Natalie H. N. Low, Annick Drouin, Christopher J. Marks, and Matthew E. S. Bracken
Biological Invasions, 2015, Volume 17, Number 1, Page 257
[30]
Stéphane Greff, Mayalen Zubia, Grégory Genta-Jouve, Lionel Massi, Thierry Perez, and Olivier P. Thomas
Journal of Natural Products, 2014, Volume 77, Number 5, Page 1150
[31]
Baer and Stengel
Biology and Environment: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 2014, Volume 114B, Number 1, Page 41
[32]
Josefin Sagerman, Swantje Enge, Henrik Pavia, and Sofia A. Wikström
Oecologia, 2014, Volume 175, Number 3, Page 937
[33]
MS Thomsen, JE Byers, DR Schiel, JF Bruno, JD Olden, T Wernberg, and BR Silliman
Marine Ecology Progress Series, 2014, Volume 495, Page 39
[34]
Alisha Dahlstrom Davidson and Chad L. Hewitt
Biological Invasions, 2014, Volume 16, Number 5, Page 1165
[35]
E Cruz-Rivera and M Friedlander
Marine Ecology Progress Series, 2013, Volume 490, Page 69
[36]
KA Krumhansl and RE Scheibling
Marine Ecology Progress Series, 2011, Volume 421, Page 67
[37]
A Drouin, CW McKindsey, and LE Johnson
Marine Ecology Progress Series, 2011, Volume 424, Page 105
[38]
F. Vaz-Pinto, C. Olabarria, I. Gestoso, E. Cacabelos, M. Incera, and F. Arenas
Biological Invasions, 2013, Volume 15, Number 8, Page 1833
[40]
Tânia Salvaterra, Dannielle S. Green, Tasman P. Crowe, and Eoin J. O’Gorman
Biological Invasions, 2013, Volume 15, Number 11, Page 2563
[41]
Roberto Bedini, Lisa Bonechi &, and Luigi Piazzi
Cryptogamie, Algologie, 2011, Volume 32, Number 4, Page 383
[42]
[43]
Dana J. Gulbransen, Karen J. McGlathery, Maria Marklund, James N. Norris, and Carlos Frederico D. Gurgel
Journal of Phycology, 2012, Volume 48, Number 5, Page 1278
[44]
Christina Halling, Sofia A. Wikström, Gustaf Lilliesköld-Sjöö, Erik Mörk, Elisabeth Lundsør, and Giuseppe C. Zuccarello
Journal of Applied Phycology, 2013, Volume 25, Number 1, Page 89
[45]
Angel Pérez-Ruzafa, Concepción Marcos, Carmen M. Bernal, Victor Quintino, Rosa Freitas, Ana Maria Rodrigues, Marta García-Sánchez, and Isabel M. Pérez-Ruzafa
Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 2012, Volume 110, Page 101
[46]
María Cielo Bazterrica, Florencia Botto, and Oscar Iribarne
Biological Invasions, 2012, Volume 14, Number 4, Page 765
[47]
Enrique Ávila, María del Carmen Méndez-Trejo, Rafael Riosmena-Rodríguez, Juan M. López-Vivas, and Abel Sentíes
Marine Ecology, 2012, Volume 33, Number 4, Page 470
[48]
Emma M. Birdsey, Emma L. Johnston, and Alistair G. B. Poore
Marine Biology, 2012, Volume 159, Number 3, Page 551
[50]
[51]
Stelios Katsanevakis, Yiannis Issaris, Dimitris Poursanidis, and Maria Thessalou-Legaki
Marine Environmental Research, 2010, Volume 70, Number 2, Page 210
[53]
Laura F. White and Jonathan B. Shurin
Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 2011, Volume 405, Number 1-2, Page 111
[54]
Eva Cacabelos, Celia Olabarria, Mónica Incera, and Jesús S. Troncoso
Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 2010, Volume 393, Number 1-2, Page 182
[55]
Mads S. Thomsen, Thomas Wernberg, Julian D. Olden, John N. Griffin, and Brian R. Silliman
Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 2011, Volume 400, Number 1-2, Page 322
[56]
C. Michael Hall
Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events, 2011, Volume 3, Number 3, Page 256
[57]
Mads S. Thomsen, Thomas Wernberg, Fernando Tuya, and Brian R. Silliman
Journal of Phycology, 2009, Volume 45, Number 4, Page 812
[58]
Kirsty F Smith, Hernando Acosta, Judith E Broom, and Lesley L Rhodes
New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 2010, Volume 44, Number 1, Page 29
[60]
Craig R. Johnson
Botanica Marina, 2007, Volume 50, Number 5/6
[61]
Chad L. Hewitt, Marnie L. Campbell, and Britta Schaffelke
Botanica Marina, 2007, Volume 50, Number 5/6
[62]
Craig R. Johnson and Anthony R.O. Chapman
Botanica Marina, 2007, Volume 50, Number 5/6
[63]
David Booth, Jim Provan, and Christine A. Maggs
Botanica Marina, 2007, Volume 50, Number 5/6
[64]
Joakim P. Hansen, Sofia A. Wikström, Hanna Axemar, and Lena Kautsky
Aquatic Ecology, 2011, Volume 45, Number 1, Page 11
[65]
Cascade J. B. Sorte, Susan L. Williams, and James T. Carlton
Global Ecology and Biogeography, 2010, Volume 19, Number 3, Page 303
[66]
R. D. Villanueva, A. M. M. Sousa, M. P. Gonçalves, M. Nilsson, and L. Hilliou
Journal of Applied Phycology, 2010, Volume 22, Number 2, Page 211
[67]
M. Paula Raffo, M. Cecilia Eyras, and Oscar O. Iribarne
Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 2009, Volume 89, Number 08, Page 1571
[68]
Devin A. Lyons and Robert E. Scheibling
Diversity and Distributions, 2009, Volume 15, Number 5, Page 762
[69]
G. Bardamaskos, K. Tsiamis, P. Panayotidis, and P. Megalofonou
Marine Biodiversity Records, 2009, Volume 2
[70]
Frédéric Mineur, Mark P. Johnson, and Christine A. Maggs
Environmental Management, 2008, Volume 42, Number 4, Page 667

Comments (0)

Please log in or register to comment.
Log in