NOR06005

Application overview Plus
Application code:
NOR06005
Application type:
Non-GM import or for release
Applicant:
Clutha Agricultural Development Board
Applicant postal address:
PO Box 149 Balclutha, 6 John Street, Balclutha, New Zealand
Application state:
Decided
Application decision:
Approved
Application purpose:
Approval is sought by the Californian Thistle Action Group to import and release two insects, Ceratapion onopordi (Brentidae) and Cassida rubiginosa (Chrysomelidae), for biological control of the weed Californian thistle (Cirsium arvense)
Decision notified date:
17 April 2007
IBSC Reference:
 
Substances or organisms in application Plus
Name:
Ceratapion onopordi (Kirby)
Decision:
Approved
Synonyms:
 
Approval number:
NOR000040
Trade names:
Ceratapion onopordi (insect, weevil, release, biocontrol, thistle, thistle stem weevil)
Approval status:
 
Approval expiry date:
 
Application superceded by:
 
Name:
Cassida rubiginosa Müller
Decision:
Approved
Synonyms:
 
Approval number:
NOR000039
Trade names:
Cassida rubiginosa (insect, beetle, release, biocontrol, green thistle beetle, thistle)
Approval status:
 
Approval expiry date:
 
Application superceded by: