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4 edition of CITES identification guide. found in the catalog.

CITES identification guide.

CITES identification guide.

guide to the identification of butterfly species controlled under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora = Guide d"identification CITES. Papillons : guide d"identification des papillons protégés par la Convention sur le commerce international des espèces de faune et de flore sauvages menacées d"extinction.

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Published by Environment Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rare butterflies -- Identification.,
  • Butterflies -- Identification.,
  • Wildlife conservation (International law),
  • Endangered species -- Law and legislation.,
  • Papillons -- Identification.,
  • Faune -- Protection -- Droit international.,
  • Espèces en danger -- Droit.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesButterflies, Guide to the identification of butterfly species controlled under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, Guide d"identification CITES., Papillons, Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (1973)
    GenreIdentification.
    ContributionsCanada. Environment Canada.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL542 .C58 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3629849M
    ISBN 100660615622
    LC Control Number2002421421
    OCLC/WorldCa46626513

    But this is also a two-way street. And this is a continuing shift as newer replacements are sought for rosewoods altogether. Is it painted or printed to look like wood? At the center of Skulls is a stunning, never-before-seen-in-any-capacity, visual array of the skulls of more than animals that walk, swim, and fly.

    This requirement applies to large commercial shipments as well as small quantities of plants for personal use. The discipline of recognizing anatomical endgrain features is not easily summed up in a few sentences or even a few paragraphs, but it is nonetheless critical to the identification process. People also have contributed directly to population declines of many Psittacine species e. Search Menu Abstract The following critiques express the opinions of the individual evaluators regarding the strengths, weaknesses, and value of the books they review.

    Parrot nomenclature is among the most complicated and poorly studied, and there is a real urgency to develop the taxonomy of this order. Referring to the actual CITES proposal that was responsible for the listing of the Dalbergia genus, the document had this to say: Illegal logging is a prevalent problem in Central America. Each wood has been meticulously documented and photographed, listed with its Janka hardness value in lbf and geographic and global hardness rankings. CITES has a pretty extensive database of names and contact information that you can use to get in touch with the relevant authorities for your situation. Try gouging the edge with your fingernail to get a sense of its hardness. And going right along with this, Kosso has met a similar fate.


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CITES identification guide. book

Resolutions, Decisions and amendments to the Appendices. Many times we forget common sense and logic when attempting to identify wood.

Here we describe a wood atlas and accompanying software, SIR-Legno, developed for the identification of 48 Italian timber species based on a recently proposed list of macroscopic features for wood identification. This species was not included in the present study, since it produces a yellow or pinkish wood, which is easily distinguished from the brown to purplish black wood of D.

Manufactured wood such as MDF, OSB, and particleboard all have a distinct look that is—in nearly all cases—easily distinguishable from the endgrain of real wood.

Is it painted or printed to look like wood? The timber is deep red to black and is used extensively for the production of cutlery handles as well as other small items, ranging from jewellery boxes to musical instruments Flynn and Holder, Because this property is quite uncommon, it can serve to quickly differentiate these woods from other lookalikes.

By observing the grain patterns, many times you can tell how the board was cut from the tree. Although new scents can be very difficult to express in words, many times the scent of an unknown wood may be similar to other known scents.

Extensive illegal trade in rosewoods has been reported, raising concerns that it has accelerated in recent years Jenkins et al. Conclusions Wood anatomy alone cannot distinguish D.

See their Wood ID Factsheet. The skulls are from the collection of Alan Dudley, a British collector and owner of what is probably the largest and most complete private collection of skulls in the world. We enjoy the opportunity to instill in others the fascination and appreciation that we share for the intricate lives of these oft-maligned creatures.

The skull can be a valuable tool when it comes to identifying a species, understanding its anatomy and dietary habits, and helping us understand evolution. These specimens are known as the training set.

Some common-sense questions to ask yourself when trying to identify a piece of wood: Where did it come from? It can also help collectors to identify the rare species so that they can avoid purchasing specimens of wild origin. Careful comparison with reference material is usually enough to make a distinction to genus level.

Today, CITES accords varying degrees of protection to more than 30, species of animals and plants, whether traded as live specimens, fur coats or dried herbs. For those in the United States, 10 kilograms works out to roughly 22 pounds.

Identification Materials

In Mexico, D. Fluorescence While certain woods can appear basically identical to one another under normal lighting conditions, when exposed to certain wavelengths—such as those found in blacklights—the wood will absorb and emit light in a different visible wavelength.

If you see a large panel that has a repeating grain pattern, it may be a veneer. Some species of wood have figure that is much more common than in other species: for example, curly figure is fairly common in soft mapleand the curls are usually well-pronounced and close together.

In Thailand, more than forest rangers, police, soldiers and illegal loggers have been killed in gunfights during rosewood enforcement operations in recent years EIA, CITES permits are not required for any activity conducted within a country, although national laws may apply, especially for native species.

Can you see the end-grain? ISBN, x mm, pp. Macroscopic wood identification is the fastest method for the first identification of an unknown timber and, with proper training, it can be performed by operators in the timber industry, restorers and curators of cultural heritage, wood traders, designers, students and customs officers.

It contains many of the most popular articles found on this website, as well as hundreds of wood profiles—laid out with the same clarity and convenience of the website—packaged in a shop-friendly hardcover book. Referring to the actual CITES proposal that was responsible for the listing of the Dalbergia genus, the document had this to say: Illegal logging is a prevalent problem in Central America.Get this from a library!

CITES identification guide - butterflies: guide to the identification of butterflies controlled under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora = Guide d'identification CITES - papillons: guide d'identification des papillons protégées par la Convention sur le commerce international des espèces de faune et de flore sauvages.

Nov 02,  · Dalbergia nigra is one of the most valuable timber species of its genus, having been traded for over years.

Due to over-exploitation it is facing extinction and trade has been banned under CITES Appendix I since The first is the CITES Identification Guide – Tropical Woods (CITES, ), This book is aimed primarily at non Cited by: Welcome to species+.

Bringing you authoritative information on taxonomy, legislation, distribution and trade in MEA-listed species. Learn more. Search for Species. American Hardwood Information Center The Guide to American Hardwood Species. As a resource, American Hardwoods are abundant, renewing and sustainable, and an excellent choice for eco-effective design and building.

This Guide features 20 of the most abundant and most often used Hardwood species. In addition to the basics – where they grow.

Book/Printed Material CITES identification guide. Turtles and tortoises: guide to the identification of turtles and tortoises species controlled under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora = Guide d'identification CITES.

Volume 9 (in English only) is a handbook for the identification of the Cactaceae included in CITES Appendix I; Volume 12 (in Italian and English) includes succulents as well.

The purpose of these publications is to facilitate their identification by Customs officers or other border inspectors.