APP203875

Application overview Plus
Application code:
APP203875
Application type:
Non-GM import or for release
Applicant:
Tasman District Council
Applicant postal address:
Private Bag 4, Richmond, Nelson, 7050, New Zealand
Application state:
Decided
Application decision:
Approved
Application purpose:
to import and release 2 parasitoids, Metoecus paradoxus and Volucella inanis, as biological control agents for the invasive German and common wasps (Vespula germanica and V. vulgaris).
Decision notified date:
16 February 2021
IBSC Reference:
 
Substances or organisms in application Plus
Name:
Volucella inanis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Decision:
Approved
Synonyms:
Musca annulata (Harris, 1776 )
Approval number:
NOR100182
Trade names:
Volucella inanis (animal, insect, hoverfly), lesser hornet hoverfly
Approval status:
 
Approval expiry date:
 
Application superceded by:
 
Name:
Metoecus paradoxus (Linnaeus, 1761)
Decision:
Approved
Synonyms:
 
Approval number:
NOR100183
Trade names:
Metoecus paradoxus (animal, insect, beetle)
Approval status:
 
Approval expiry date:
 
Application superceded by: