Do novel genotypes drive the success of an invasive bark beetle-fungus complex? Implications for potential reinvasion.
Lu M, Wingfield MJ, Gillette N and Sun JH, Ecology. 2011 92(11):2013-9
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The implications of the findings are that a novel genotype that is more pathogenic to pine trees has evolved in the introduced range (China) and now poses a threat to the native range (North America).