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This instrument amends Part 1 of the List of Specimens Taken to be Suitable for Live Import (29/11/2001), established under section 303EB of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, by adding Euonthophagus crocatus, Gymnopleurus sturmi and Onthophagus marginalis spp. andalusicus (three species of dung beetle) to the Live Import List.
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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

 

List of Specimens taken to be Suitable for Live Import Amendment (Three species of Scarabaeid Dung Beetle) Instrument 2019

 

I, Sussan Ley, Minister for the Environment, pursuant to subparagraph 303EC(1)(a)(i) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, and having considered a report under subparagraph 303EC(5)(a) of that Act, make the following amendments to the List of Specimens Taken to be Suitable for Live Import (29/11/2001):

 

Part 1 of the List: Under the heading ‘Invertebrate Animals’, ‘Arthropods (Arthropoda)’, ‘Class: Insecta’ in the appropriate alphabetic position:

 

Add:

Taxon

Common Name

Euonthophagus crocatus

Scarabaeid Dung Beetle

Gymnopleurus sturmi

Scarabaeid Dung Beetle

Onthophagus marginalis spp. andalusicus

Scarabaeid Dung Beetle

 

This instrument commences the day after registration.

 

 

Dated   10th Dec 2019

 

 

 

 

 

SUSSAN LEY

Minister for the Environment