Response to the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment's 'Proposed amendments to the Appendices of CITES for Australian Native Reptiles'

We independently verify that the 13 proposed genera by the Department should be listed to Appendix III of CITES. Further, we recommend the Department consider an additional 21 genera, that face identical threats to the proposed genera, for Appendix III.

By Oliver C. Stringham, Sebastian Chekunov, Adam Toomes, Phill Cassey, Sarah Heinrich in Report

November 19, 2021

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November 19, 2021
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