She barely recognized the feral look on his face, and despair slid through her.
The Prussian carp (Carassius vulgaris) is established in New Zealand, and the nearly-allied goldfish, a domestic form (C. auratus) of Chinese origin, has been widely distributed as a pet, and is feral in some places.
It is, however, quite feral also, and has been introduced into North America.
Many insects and other invertebrates, mostly noxious, have been accidentally naturalized, and some have been deliberately introduced, like the honey-bee, now feral in Australasia and North America, and the humble-bee, imported into New Zealand to effect the fertilization of red clover.
Similarly nearly all our domestic mammals except the sheep have become feral somewhere or other, whether by intentional liberation or by escape; but the smaller ones more than the larger, such as pigs, goats, dogs and cats.
Pigeons have been very little naturalized; the tame bird has become feral locally in various countries, and the Chinese turtledove (Turtur chinensis) is established in Hawaii, as is the small East Indian zebra dove (Geopelia striata) in the Seychelles, and the allied Australian (G.
The feral fauna was once rather varied.
The house-sparrow is also feral in Argentina, some of the West Indian islands, Hawaii and the Andamans.
I think what they are actually saying is that there have been no confirmed sightings of animals other than feral ones.
Seedling plants from the cultivated vines often produce unisexual flowers, thus reverting to the feral type.