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Rubus ellipticus
(Rosaceae)

yellow Himalayan raspberry

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Species description or overview

Rubus ellipticus information from CTAHR (Motooka et al.) View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
Information about Rubus ellipticus from "Weeds of Hawaii's pastures and natural areas: an identification and management guide" (Motooka et al. 2003) is provided by the University of Hawaii's College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR).

Rubus ellipticus information from PIER
Information on Rubus ellipticus as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).

Rubus ellipticus on Maui (Hawaii, USA): species information View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
This report on the species Rubus ellipticus in Hawaii--with particular emphasis on its status on the island of Maui--includes information about the taxonomy, description, biology and ecology, distribution, control methods, and management recommendations, as well as references.

Rubus ellipticus description and ecology from GISD (ISSG)
A species description and information about the ecology of Rubus ellipticus as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).

Yellow Himalayan raspberry (Rubus ellipticus) fact sheet
Yellow Himalayan raspberry (Rubus ellipticus) description, habitat, biology, and management options are provided by Plant Conservation Alliance's Alien Plant Working Group.


Taxonomy & nomenclature

GRIN nomenclature info for Rubus ellipticus
Nomenclatural information about Rubus ellipticus is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Rubus ellipticus information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Rubus ellipticus, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

IPNI nomenclature info for Rubus ellipticus
Nomenclatural information about Rubus ellipticus is provided by The International Plant Names Index (IPNI).


Impacts

Rubus ellipticus (Rosaceae): species information from GCW
Information on Rubus ellipticus as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Global Compendium of Weeds (GCW).

Rubus ellipticus impact information from GISD (ISSG)
Impact information regarding Rubus ellipticus as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Risk assessments

Rubus ellipticus weed risk assessment for Hawaii-Pacific
Results of a weed risk assessment for Rubus ellipticus for the Hawaii-Pacific region are presented by the Hawaii-Pacific Weed Risk Assessment team.


Control methods

Rubus ellipticus information from CTAHR (Motooka et al.) View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
Information about Rubus ellipticus from "Weeds of Hawaii's pastures and natural areas: an identification and management guide" (Motooka et al. 2003) is provided by the University of Hawaii's College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR).

Control of yellow Himalayan raspberry (Rubus ellipticus) with cut stump herbicide treatments in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
Four effective herbicide cut-stump treatments for yellow raspberry are described in the publication available at the HEAR bibliography site (University of Hawaii, 1991).

Rubus ellipticus management information from GISD (ISSG)
Management information for Rubus ellipticus as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).

Summaries of herbicide trials for pasture, range, and non-cropland weed control -1999 View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
Herbicide trials compare herbicides and methods of application on a variety of weedy species in Hawaii (University of Hawaii).

Herbicidal weed control methods for pastures and natural areas of Hawaii View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
This comprehensive review of herbicide application methods includes calculations for formulations, and appendices listing herbicides registered for use in Hawaii and their toxicities (University of Hawaii, 2002).


Images

Images of Rubus ellipticus (Rosaceae) (Yellow Himalayan raspberry)
Links to high-resolution free images of Rubus ellipticus (Rosaceae) (Yellow Himalayan raspberry) by Forest & Kim Starr (USGS) are available here.

Rubus ellipticus information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Rubus ellipticus in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Rubus ellipticus images from PIER
Images of Rubus ellipticus provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).


Distribution

Rubus ellipticus information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Rubus ellipticus in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Plants of Hawaii: Rubus ellipticus -- MAPS
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Rubus ellipticus on Maui (Hawaii, USA): species information View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
This report on the species Rubus ellipticus in Hawaii--with particular emphasis on its status on the island of Maui--includes information about the taxonomy, description, biology and ecology, distribution, control methods, and management recommendations, as well as references.

Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional strategy (2000) View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
The status of invasive plants, vertebrates, arthropods, molluscs, and crustaceans, and options for a regional invasive species strategy for the South Pacific are presented in this series of articles from the South Pacific Regional Environment Programme, 2000.

Rubus ellipticus worldwide distribution from GISD (ISSG)
Worldwide distribution information about Rubus ellipticus is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Books

Weeds of Hawaii's Pastures and Natural Areas: An Identification and Management Guide
Motooka, Philip, Luisa Castro, Duane Nelson, Guy Nagai, and Lincoln Ching. 2003. Weeds of Hawaii's Pastures and Natural Areas: An Identification and Management Guide. College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (University of Hawaii--Manoa), Honolulu. 184 pp. color illus. ISBN: 1-929325-14-2.


In the news

Thorny invader thwarted thanks to a trained eye View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
Himalayan raspberry is the topic of the Maui Invasive Species Committee (MISC) Kiai Moku Maui News column (7/8/2007).


Full-text articles

Control of yellow Himalayan raspberry (Rubus ellipticus) with cut stump herbicide treatments in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
Four effective herbicide cut-stump treatments for yellow raspberry are described in the publication available at the HEAR bibliography site (University of Hawaii, 1991).

Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research
Stone, Charles P., Clifford W. Smith, and J. Timothy Tunison (eds.) . 1992. Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit. ISBN: 0-8248-1474-6.

Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional strategy
South Pacific Regional Environmental Programme (SPREP). Sherley, Greg (ed.) . 2000. Invasive species in the Pacific: A technical review and draft regional strategy. Apia, Samoa: South Pacific Regional Environment Programme. ISBN: 982-04-0214-X.

Weeds of Hawaii's Pastures and Natural Areas: An Identification and Management Guide
Motooka, Philip, Luisa Castro, Duane Nelson, Guy Nagai, and Lincoln Ching. 2003. Weeds of Hawaii's Pastures and Natural Areas: An Identification and Management Guide. College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (University of Hawaii--Manoa), Honolulu. 184 pp. color illus. ISBN: 1-929325-14-2.

Assessing the risks of plant invasions arising from collections in tropical botanical gardens
Dawson, Wayne, Ahmed S. Mndolwa, David F. R. P. Burslem, and Philip E. Hulme. 2008. Assessing the risks of plant invasions arising from collections in tropical botanical gardens. Biodiversity Conservation. Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2008.

Proceedings of workshop on biological control of native ecosystems in Hawaii
Smith, Clifford W., Julie Denslow, and Stephen Hight (eds.) . 2002. Proceedings of workshop on biological control of native ecosystems in Hawaii. Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit (University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Botany) Technical Report 129. 122 pages.

Predictable risk to native plants in biological control of weeds in Hawaii
Pemberton, Robert W. 2002. Predictable risk to native plants in biological control of weeds in Hawaii. pp. 77-85 in Smith, Clifford W., Julie Denslow, and Stephen Hight (eds). 2002. Proceedings of workshop on biological control of native ecosystems in Hawaii. Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit (University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Botany) Technical Report 129. 122 pages. from http://www.botany.hawaii.edu/faculty/duffy/techr/129.pdf accessed 16 March 2008.

Forest pest biological control program in Hawaii
Smith, Clifford W. 2002. Forest pest biological control program in Hawaii. pp. 91-98 in Smith, Clifford W., Julie Denslow, and Stephen Hight (eds). 2002. Proceedings of workshop on biological control of native ecosystems in Hawaii. Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit (University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Botany) Technical Report 129. 122 pages. from http://www.botany.hawaii.edu/faculty/duffy/techr/129.pdf accessed 16 March 2008.

Biological control of invasive plants in native Hawaiian ecosystems (synthesis and conclusions)
Smith, Clifford W., Julie Denslow, and Stephen Hight. 2002. Biological control of invasive plants in native Hawaiian ecosystems (synthesis and conclusions). pp. 117-122 in 2002. Smith, Clifford W., Julie Denslow, and Stephen Hight. pp. 117-122 in Smith, Clifford W., Julie Denslow, and Stephen Hight (eds). 2002. Proceedings of workshop on biological control of native ecosystems in Hawaii. Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit (University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Botany) Technical Report 129. 122 pages. from http://www.botany.hawaii.edu/faculty/duffy/techr/129.pdf accessed 16 March 2008.

Rubus ellipticus on Maui (Hawaii, USA): species information View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
This report on the species Rubus ellipticus in Hawaii--with particular emphasis on its status on the island of Maui--includes information about the taxonomy, description, biology and ecology, distribution, control methods, and management recommendations, as well as references.


Experts

Rubus ellipticus contacts from GISD (ISSG)
Contact information for experts on Rubus ellipticus as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Other resources

Rubus ellipticus references from GISD (ISSG)
References regarding Rubus ellipticus as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


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