Details of this species in Grand Terre Is. (New Caledonia)
Invasiveness: Not specified
Source: Gargominy et al., 1996
Introduction: Unintentional (accidentally)
Species Notes for this Location:
Management Notes for this Location:
Disease transmission: Mus musculus is a potential reservoir of the bacterial agent of leptospirosis. The prevalence of this disease is 200 times higher in New Caledonia than in metropolitan France (Pascal et al., 2006).
Reduction in native biodiversity: Possible impacts on populations of indigenous invertebrates and species that are associated with them (birds, reptiles) (Pascal et al., 2006).
Last Modified: 24/04/2008 1:55:30 p.m.