Posts Tagged ‘17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (CoP17) to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)’

A Smuggler’s Favorite, the Zebra Pleco “L46” Receives CITES Listing

Will new regulations on international trade stop the smuggling of this stunning black & white Plecostomus?

04 Nov 11:48 AM 10 Read More...

Special Commentary on CITES Listing of Nautilidae

Unambiguous data…has clearly revealed that some populations have been fished nearly to extinction…the effort [to protect Allonautilus and Nautilus] is warranted.

21 Oct 10:18 AM 0 Read More...

2016 CITES Results for Aquarium Fish and Inverts

CITES CoP17 decisions are in, and will effect every aquarium-related group or species that had been up for discussion.

14 Oct 1:12 PM 5 Read More...

CITES Draft Decisions Give Banggai Cardinalfish a Reprieve

On Monday, the European Union withdrew its proposal to list the Banggai Cardinalfish (Pterapogon kauderni) under CITES Appendix II.

13 Oct 5:04 PM 1 Read More...