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Amendment to List of CITES Species (18/07/2014)

Authoritative Version
  • - F2014L01043
  • No longer in force
Lists as made
This instrument amends the list of CITES species for the purposes of the Act (29/11/2001).
Administered by: Environment
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 15
Made 18 Jul 2014
Registered 30 Jul 2014
Tabled HR 26 Aug 2014
Tabled Senate 26 Aug 2014
Date of repeal 01 Aug 2014
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003

 

 

 

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

 

 

Amendment to List of CITES Species

 

 

 

I, Shaneen Coulson, Acting Assistant Secretary, Wildlife Trade and Biosecurity Branch, delegate of the Minister for the Environment pursuant to paragraphs 303CA(9)(b) and (c) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, amend the List of CITES Species established under subsection 303CA(1) of that Act, as set out in Schedule 1 to this Instrument.

 

This Instrument will commence the day after registration on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.

 

 

Dated this             18th              day of             July              2014

 

 

 

 

 

S. Coulson

 

 

Shaneen Coulson

 

Acting Assistant Secretary

Wildlife Trade and Biosecurity Branch

Delegate of the Minister for the Environment

 

 

Notes:

 

CITES means the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora made at Washington on 3 March 1973, as amended and in force for Australia from time to time.

 



Amendments to ensure the List of CITES Species is consistent with Appendix III of the Convention

 

Add the following families under Kingdom Plantae in appropriate alphabetical order

·           Family: Fagaceae

·           Family: Oleaceae

 

Insert in appropriate alphabetical order:

 

Taxon

Common Name

Appendix

Notation

First Listed

Dalbergia tucurensis

Yucatan rosewood

III

Listed by Nicaragua. Only logs, sawn wood, veneer sheets and plywood are subject to the Convention.

 

24 Jun 2014

Boselaphus tragocamelus

Nilgai

III

Listed by Pakistan.

24 Jun 2014

Capra hircus aegagrus

Bezoar ibex, sind wild goat

III

Listed by Pakistan.

24 Jun 2014

Capra sibirica

Siberian ibex

III

Listed by Pakistan.

24 Jun 2014

Gazella bennettii

Indian gazelle, chinkara

III

Listed by Pakistan.

24 Jun 2014

Pseudois nayaur

Bharal, Himalayan blue sheep, naur

III

Listed by Pakistan.

24 Jun 2014

Axis porcinus

Hog deer

III

Listed by Pakistan. Excludes the subspecies included in Appendix I.

24 Jun 2014

Herpestes javanicus

Small Asian mongoose

III

Listed by Pakistan.

24 Jun 2014

Hyaena hyaena

Striped hyena

III

Listed by Pakistan.

24 Jun 2014

Lophura leucomelanos

Kalij pheasant

III

Listed by Pakistan.

24 Jun 2014

Pavo cristatus

Indian peafowl

III

Listed by Pakistan.

24 Jun 2014

Pucrasia macrolopha

Koklass pheasant

III

Listed by Pakistan.

24 Jun 2014

Quercus mongolica

Mongolian oak

III

Listed by the Russian Federation. Only logs, sawn wood and veneer sheets are subject to the Convention.

 

24 Jun 2014

Fraxinus mandshurica

Manchurian ash

III

Listed by the Russian Federation. Only logs, sawn wood and veneer sheets are subject to the Convention.

 

24 Jun 2014

 

Change the following existing entries to reflect amendments to their notation:

 

 

Taxon

Common Name

Appendix

Notation

First Listed

Change:

Antilope cervicapra

Blackbuck Antelope, Sasin

III

Listed by Nepal

16 Nov 75

To:

Antilope cervicapra

Blackbuck Antelope, Sasin

III

Listed by Nepal and Pakistan

16 Nov 75

 

 

Taxon

Common Name

Appendix

Notation

First Listed

Change:

Herpestes edwardsii

Indian Gray Mongoose

III

Listed by India

16 Mar 89

To:

Herpestes edwardsii

Indian Gray Mongoose

III

Listed by India and Pakistan

16 Mar 89