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    Details of this species in Ifaluk Atoll
    Status: Alien
    Invasiveness: Invasive
    Occurrence: Reported
    Source: SPREP, 2000
    Arrival Date: Before 1958
    Introduction:
    Species Notes for this Location:
    Pacific rats (Rattus exulans) are noted in "overwhelming" numbers.
    Management Notes for this Location:
    The Japanese introduced monitor lizards to help control rats, but they may not have established.
    Location Notes:
    Falarik, Falalap and Ella.
    Last Modified: 1/08/2006 4:06:01 p.m.


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