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Trojan Y chromosome strategy for eradication of non-native species data

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2017-01-12
End Date
2017-12-13

Citation

Schofield, P.J., Lyu, J., Reaver, K.M., Beauregard, M., and Parshad, R.D., 2019, Trojan Y chromosome strategy for eradication of non-native species data: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9WXHRGQ.

Summary

The Trojan Y Chromosome (TYC) strategy is a promising eradication method for biological control of non-native species. The strategy works by manipulating the sex ratio of a population through the introduction of supermales that guarantee male offspring.

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Purpose

Data were obtained to compare the TYC method with a pure harvesting strategy to better understand eradication methods for non-native species.

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  • USGS Data Release Products
  • USGS Wetland and Aquatic Research Center

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/P9WXHRGQ

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