Trade in pegasid fishes (sea moths), primarily for traditional Chinese medicine
treat respiratory ailments and cancers. Brief trade surveys suggest that millions of individuals of near China. Trade and use of these fishes is expanding – they have been sought in the Philippines Trade in pegasid fishes (sea moths), primarily for traditional Chinese medicine , pegasids, TCM, trade Abstract: Pegasid fishes (sea moths) have only entered the arsenal of traditional trade
Tracking the international trade of seahorses (Hippocampus species)
Keywords: CITES, Hippocampus, trade Abstract: The database generated by the Convention on International unparalleled opportunity to analyse trade in species of conservation concern. We here evaluate its value and challenges in the context of trade in seahorses (Hippocampus spp), with a view to enhancing the CITES trade wild populations, and report their trade to CITES. This is the first examination of CITES data for Tracking the international trade of seahorses (Hippocampus species) Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES:www.unep-cites.org) offers an
Understanding Tradeoffs in Fishers Decision Making: Catch, Distance, and Safety Influence Where Fishers Fish
Abstract Here we explore the tradeoffs between the distances that gleaning and non-gleaning fishers Understanding Tradeoffs in Fishers Decision Making: Catch, Distance, and Safety Influence Where Fishers Fish
Trade in Pipehorses Solegnathus spp. for Traditional Medicine in Hong Kong.
valuable ingredients in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). The volume, value, sources and trade least 1000-2000 kg of pipehorses are traded each year within Hong Kong, with a retail value of HKD2700 , pipehorses, TCM, trade Abstract: Pipehorses - large members of the seahorse family Syngnathidae - are highly routes of pipehorses in international trade remain poorly understood, however. This study, carried out Trade in Pipehorses Solegnathus spp. for Traditional Medicine in Hong Kong. be important exporters of pipehorses to Hong Kong. The effect of trade on the survival of pipehorse trade
Seahorse conservation and traditional Chinese medicine.
trade : Abstracts of Chinese Medicine Volume: 6 Issue: 2 Pagination: 272-281 Keywords: biology, conservation, seahorse, TCM, trade
The catch and trade of seahorses in Vietnam
The catch and trade of seahorses in Vietnam Guangxi province of China. Overall, the seahorse trade was of low economic value to Vietnam, but may Published: 07/2006 ISSN: 1572-9710 Keywords: Bycatch, CITES, seahorse, trade, Traditional medicine , Vietnam Abstract: Catch monitoring and surveys were used to assess the seahorse trade in Vietnam trade international trade in seahorses must be monitored and managed for sustainability. DOI: 10.1007/s10531-005-2432-6 Short Title: Biodivers Conserv
Souvenirs from the sea: an investigation into the curio trade of echinoderms in Mexico.
Souvenirs from the sea: an investigation into the curio trade of echinoderms in Mexico. curio trade in echinoderms (any of a variety of invertebrate marine animals belonging to the phylum implications of the marine curio trade. Mexican curio traders were found to be selling, collectively trade , ecological impacts, market, Mexico, trade Abstract: MARINE CURIOSITIES are collected from seas coasts, to document the organization, scale, value, and management of the curio trade in echinoderms
Seahorses (Hippocampus spp.) and the CITES Review of Significant Trade
order to ensure that trade does not threaten survival of wild populations. It is unique among MEAs, in Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) is a multilateral of these mechanisms is known as the Review of Significant Trade (RST, Res. Conf.12.8 (Rev. CoP13 Centre Research Reports 24(4): 48 pp. Abstract The international trade in wildlife is vast, and if Seahorses (Hippocampus spp.) and the CITES Review of Significant Trade trade environmental agreement (MEA) that aims to regulate international trade of animals and plants, in
Comparing interview and trade data in assessing changes in the seahorse Hippocampus spp. trade following CITES listing
Comparing interview and trade data in assessing changes in the seahorse Hippocampus spp. trade following CITES listing indications of the effects of the CITES listing on the seahorse trade. We cross-validated traders implementation in 2004. In 2007 we interviewed wholesale traders of seahorses in Hong Kong, China, seeking of the seahorse Hippocampus spp. trade led to their listing on CITES Appendix II in 2002, with wildlife trade surveys, traditional Chinese medicine, wildlife trade Abstract: Concerns regarding the sustainability ’ perspectives with government trade statistics (1998–2007) from Hong Kong and Taiwan. We also
A global review of seahorse aquaculture
trade but not in the larger traditional medicine market. Currently, the majority of seahorse international trade aquaculture operations, species in culture, contribution to international trade and technical Keywords: Aquaculture, Aquarium, CITES, Hippocampus, International trade, Traditional medicine solution to address unsustainable trade for traditional medicine, aquarium fishes and curios. Here we
Threatened fishes of the world: Hippocampus spinosissimus Weber 1913 (Syngnathidae)
trade : 1573-5133 Keywords: CITES, conservation status, flagship, Hedgehog seahorse, life history, trade
Magnitude and trends of marine fish curio imports to the USA
Keywords: International trade, Philippines, porcupinefish, seahorses, sharks, souvenirs, Taiwan, USA were involved in the USA's international trade in curios, of which 24 were included on the 2004 IUCN International trade Abstract: The curio trade in marine fishes has not previously been quantitatively analysed. As a contribution towards understanding the scale and conservation impact of such trade we summarize import and curios obtained from wild populations. The three marine fish groups most traded for curios were sharks
Assessing East African trade in seahorse species as a basis for conservation under international controls
, primarily, for use in traditional medicines. Given concern over the sustainability of this trade, the genus fisheries, seahorse trade Abstract: 1.Seahorses (Hippocampus spp.), many of which are listed as was added to Appendix II of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Assessing East African trade in seahorse species as a basis for conservation under international controls Vulnerable or Endangered on the IUCN Red List, are traded worldwide as souvenirs, aquarium fish and seahorse trade trade in Africa, conducted in Kenya and Tanzania in May and June 2000.3.Seahorse trade in Kenya was
The catch and export of the seahorse trade in the Philippines, pre-CITES
, small-scale fisheries, syngnathid, wildlife trade Abstract: In 2004, global seahorse trade fell under the auspices of CITES, requiring all signatories to regulate international trade for seahorse supplier. To assesses the Philippines seahorse trade pre-CITES interviews of fishers and traders (n=145) were conducted between 1998 and 2001, and triangulated with the official trade data. The wildlife trade catch for the dried trade at ~10 000 kg year -1, but highly variable estimates of catch for the The catch and export of the seahorse trade in the Philippines, pre-CITES
Setting precedent in export regulations for marine fishes with seahorses
international trade
Life-history reference points for management of an exploited tropical seahorse
, Syngnathidae, tagging, trade, trilateral continuum model. Abstract: The present research provides the first trade genus Hippocampus, which is listed on the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species
Biology, fishery and trade of sea moths (Pisces: Pegasidae) in the central Philippines
Biology, fishery and trade of sea moths (Pisces: Pegasidae) in the central Philippines : aquarium trade, Bycatch, Eurypegasus draconis, Pegasidae, Pegasus volitans, Philippines, sea moths , are caught incidentally in illegal trawl gear in the Philippines and sold into the dried fish trade for the aquarium trade. Catch per unit effort for P. volitans was double that of E. draconis aquarium trade
Magnitude and inferred impacts of the seahorse trade in Latin America
-4387 Keywords: aquarium trade, Bycatch, CITES, conservation, non-food fisheries, syngnathids , traditional Chinese medicine Abstract: Seahorses (genus Hippocampus) are traded globally for use in Magnitude and inferred impacts of the seahorse trade in Latin America seahorse trade in Latin America. In 2000, over 400 people related to the seahorse trade in Mexico, Central America, Ecuador and Peru were interviewed. Customs data and other trade records from these and traditional medicines, souvenirs and as aquarium fishes. Indications that the trade was expanding aquarium trade
Conservation and management of seahorses and other Syngnathidae
: 06/2011 Keywords: aquarium trade, by-catch, habitat degradation, threatened species, traditional synthesis of published literature with new data on the trade in seahorses for traditional medicine , aquarium display and curiosities. Most traded seahorses come from trawl by-catch, although seahorses the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) of Wild Fauna and Flora. Possible aquarium trade ventures, trade regulation, improved governance (particularly) and consumer engagement. DOI: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2011.03003.x
The role of CITES in the conservation of marine fishes subject to international trade
international trade in seahorses (Hippocampus spp.) and two species of sharks. Progress has continued The role of CITES in the conservation of marine fishes subject to international trade trade Abstract: All possible tools need to be marshalled for marine fish conservation. Yet the international trade of very few marine fish species, by listing them in its Appendices. After wildlife trade /news/2013/3/1/the-role-of-cites-in-the-conservation-of-marine-fishes-subject-to-international-trade?rq=role%20of%20CITES DOI: 10.1111/faf.12035 controversy has swirled around what role, if any, the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species
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