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    Details of this species in Puangiangi Is.
    Status: Alien
    Invasiveness: Invasive
    Occurrence: Eradicated
    Source: Island Conservation and Ecology Group, 2004
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    Management Notes for this Location:
    The Pacific rat (Rattus exulans) was eradicated from Puangiangi Island (69 ha) in 1999, using brodifacoum. The eradication programme was led by P. Gaze (B. Simmons, pers. comm.; B. Cash, pers. comm.; J. Russell, pers. comm.).
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    Last Modified: 1/08/2006 4:03:59 p.m.


ISSG Landcare Research NBII IUCN University of Auckland