Taxonomy

Rubus spectabilis | Salmonberry | Dris álainn

Distribution

Status

Legal status

Third Schedule listed species under Regulations 49 & 50 in the European Communities (Birds and Natural Habitats) Regulations 2011. (Note: Regulation 50 not yet enacted). Listed as a schedule 9 species under Articles 15 & 15A of the Wildlife Order (Northern Ireland) 1985 (Article 15A not yet enacted).

First reported in the wild

1931

Invasiveness

Invasive species - risk of Medium Impact

Irish status

Established

Introduction pathways - 1

Escape from Confinement

Introduction pathways subclass - 1

Ornamental purpose

Invasive score

14

Species Biology

Broad environment

Terrestrial

Species group

Plant

Native region

North America

Distribution

World distribution(GBIF)

Temporal change

Records submitted to Data Centre in 2021

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