NOR05001

Application overview Plus
Application code:
NOR05001
Application type:
Non-GM import or for release
Applicant:
AgResearch Limited - Ruakura
Applicant postal address:
Ruakura Research Centre, 10 Bisley Rd, Private Bag, Hamilton East, Hamilton, 3214, New Zealand
Application state:
Decided
Application decision:
Approved with Controls
Application purpose:
To release from containment an Irish strain of the insect Microctonus aethiopoides Loan (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) for biological control of the clover root weevil Sitona lepidus Gyllenhal (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), a major pest of clovers
Decision notified date:
08 November 2005
IBSC Reference:
 
Substances or organisms in application Plus
Name:
Microctonus aethiopoides Loan 1975 - Parthenogenetic Irish strain
Decision:
Approved with Controls
Synonyms:
 
Approval number:
NOR000014
Trade names:
Microctonus aethiopoides Loan 1975 - Parthenogenetic Irish strain (Insecta, Hymentoptera, Braconidae, Euphorinae, conditional release, full release)
Approval status:
 
Approval expiry date:
 
Application superceded by: