The iucn ssc asian species action partnership (asap) is a coalition working together to halt the extinction of asap species critically endangered land and freshwater vertebrates found in southeast asia. Southeast asia is globally important for biodiversity, but has high levels of threatened species. the rapid development of land for use by humans all over asia poses a serious threat to many animal species, and many asian governments do too little too late to protect their own environments. There are some areas of improved awareness about the risks of overly rapid expansion, and the protection of many iconic species - like tigers and giants. a species of mosquito originally from asia threatens to put tens of millions of city-dwellers in africa at higher risk of catching malaria as the invading insect spreads throughout the continent. the national invasive species information center lists four different species of asian carp that have made their way into u. Waters from eurasia, where they compete with native species for food. washington - a species of mosquito originally from asia threatens to put tens of millions of city-dwellers in africa at higher risk of catching malaria as the invading insect spreads throughout the continent, a study said monday. why you do not enter black peppercorn as asian spice? Bkcreative (author) from brooklyn, new york city on july 31, 2010 thank you revolving spice rack. Thanks too for writing! Revolving spice rack on july 31, 2010 nice hub! I so much love asian spices for my cooking. The taxonomy of this list adheres to james clements birds of the world a checklist, 2019 edition. As more research is gathered from studies of distribution, behaviour, and dna, the order and number of families and species may change. Common carp (cyprinus carpio) has been in the united states for over 100 years. The common carp is considered a nuisance fish or a pest fish. See species profile common carp (nonindigenous aquatic species database) for more information. The endangered asian species trust (east) is a uk charity established by monkey world-ape rescue centre (uk) and the pingtung rescue centre (taiwan). Tackling the illegal wildlife trade in asia, with a current focus on endangered primate rescue and reintroduction in southern vietnam.