19.142 to 19.144 Materials for the identification of specimens of CITES-listed species

Decision directed to
19.142
Decision directed to:
Animals and Plants Committees, in consultation with the Secretariat

The Animals and Plants Committees shall establish a joint working group on identification materials and undertake the following working group tasks, in consultation with the Secretariat:

a) review selected identification materials and assess the need for their revision and improvement, taking into account the materials that are being developed or have already been developed by Parties and materials requested in Decisions or Resolutions;

b) consider ways to improve the accuracy and availability of identification materials on CITES-listed species; and

c) report on the progress with these activities at the meeting(s) of the Animals and Plants Committees.