Introduction

View the CITES-listed species for New Zealand as of September 2014.

View the CITES-listed Species for New Zealand as of September 2014.

Birds*

Kakapo

Strigops habriptolus

App I

Red-crowned parakeet

Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae

App I

Chatham Islands yellow-fronted parakeet; Forbes’ parakeet

Cyanoramphus forbesi

App I

Kea

Nestor notabilis

App II

Kaka

Nestor meridionalis

App II

Yellow-crowned parakeet; Yellow-fronted kakariki

Cyanoramphus auriceps

App II

Orange-fronted parakeet

Cyanoramphus malherbi

App II

Antipodes green parrot

Cyanoramphus unicolor

App II

Campbell Island brown teal

Anas nesiotis

App I

Brown teal

Anas chlorotis

App I

Auckland Island teal

Anas aucklandica

App I

Harrier hawk

Circus approximans

App II

New Zealand falcon

Falco novaeseelandiae

App II

Morepork / Ruru

Ninox novaeseelandiae

App II

Reptiles

Tuatara

Sphenodon spp.

App I

New Zealand brown geckos

Hoplodactylus spp.

App III

New Zealand tree geckos / green geckos

Naultinus spp.

App II

Mammals

New Zealand fur seal / Kekeno

Arctocephalus forsteri

App II

Elephant seal (visitor to NZ territory)

Mirounga leonina

App II

Ceteceans (whales, dolphins, porpoises)

Various species

App I and II

Sharks

Basking shark

Cetorhinus maximus

App II

Great hammerhead shark

Sphyrna mokarran

App II

Great white shark

Carcharodon carcharias

App II

Manta rays

Manta spp

App II

Oceanic whitetip shark

Carcharhinus longimanus

App II

Porbeagle shark

Lamna nasus

App III

Scalloped hammerhead shark

Sphyrna lewini

App III

Smooth hammerhead shark

Sphyrna zigaen

App II

Whale shark

Rhincodon typus

App II

Coral

Black coral

Antipatharia spp.

App II

Plants

All orchids**

Orchidaceae

App II

Tree ferns (Cyathea, not Dicksonia)

Cyathea spp.

App II

* All parrots are listed on Appendix II; All birds of prey are listed on Appendix II; All owls are listed on Appendix II
** Check annotations for exemptions.

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