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Target species scientific name Common name(s) Geographic location IUCN Red List status Purpose(s) of end use Practice of use Record considered ecologically sustainable / unsustainable Publication date Entered
Hoodia gordonii Ghaap, Bitter, Ghap, Xhoba, Hoodia, Igoa-I South Africa
Medicine and hygiene Gathering/Cutting/Collecting terrestrial plants and fungi or their products from the wild No, sustainability not determined 2008 9 months ago
Hippocampus spp. Seahorses Indonesia
Medicine and hygiene, Decorative and aesthetic Targeted fishing harvesting/exploiting or collecting wild aquatic resources No, sustainability not determined 2018 1 year 7 months ago
Pterocarpus santalinus red sanders, red sandalwood India
EN
Endangered
Food and feed, Medicine and hygiene, Energy, Ceremony, religious, and ritual expression, Decorative and aesthetic, Materials and construction Logging and/or Wood Harvesting Yes, considered unsustainable 2012 9 months ago
Swietenia macrophylla, Mahogany Brazil
Decorative and aesthetic, Materials and construction Logging and/or Wood Harvesting Yes, considered unsustainable 2013 9 months ago
Encephalartos spp. cycads, broodbome, uMpanga South Africa
Medicine and hygiene, Keeping/companionship/display Gathering/Cutting/Collecting terrestrial plants and fungi or their products from the wild No, sustainability not determined 2008 9 months ago
Dioon edule Chamal Mexico
NT
Near Threatened
Food and feed, Decorative and aesthetic Gathering/Cutting/Collecting terrestrial plants and fungi or their products from the wild Yes, considered unsustainable 2008 9 months ago
Cycas circinalis Jangli madan must ka phul; India
EN
Endangered
Food and feed, Medicine and hygiene, Materials and construction Gathering/Cutting/Collecting terrestrial plants and fungi or their products from the wild No, sustainability not determined 2008 9 months ago
Pericopsis elata Afromosia, Assamela Cameroon
EN
Endangered
Materials and construction Logging and/or Wood Harvesting Yes, considered sustainable 2009 9 months ago
Arapaima spp. Pirarucu Brazil
Food and feed Targeted fishing harvesting/exploiting or collecting wild aquatic resources Yes, considered unsustainable 2010 9 months ago
Prunus africana African cherry Cameroon
VU
Vulnerable
Medicine and hygiene Logging and/or Wood Harvesting Yes, considered unsustainable 2010 9 months ago
Mantella viridis green mantella Madagascar
EN
Endangered
Keeping/companionship/display, Learning and education, Recreation Hunting and/or Trapping of live terrestrial and aerial animals Yes, considered unsustainable 2013 9 months ago
Catagonus wagneri Chacoan peccary Paraguay
EN
Endangered
Food and feed Hunting and/or Trapping of live terrestrial and aerial animals Yes, considered unsustainable 2021 1 year 7 months ago
Furcifer angeli Angel's chameleon Madagascar
LC
Least Concern
Keeping/companionship/display, Learning and education, Recreation Hunting and/or Trapping of live terrestrial and aerial animals Yes, considered sustainable 2013 9 months ago
Gonystylus spp. Ramin Indonesia
Materials and construction Logging and/or Wood Harvesting Yes, considered sustainable 2011 9 months ago
Gonystylus spp. Ramin Indonesia
Materials and construction Logging and/or Wood Harvesting No, sustainability not determined 2011 9 months ago
Prunus africana African cherry, pygeum Cameroon
VU
Vulnerable
Medicine and hygiene Other -- harvesting of tree bark Yes, considered sustainable 2011 9 months ago
Swietenia macrophylla Mahogany Brazil
VU
Vulnerable
Scientific Research Other -- Monitoring woodborer parasitism in tree saplings No, sustainability not determined 2011 9 months ago
Pericopsis elata Afromosia Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
EN
Endangered
Decorative and aesthetic, Materials and construction Logging and/or Wood Harvesting Yes, considered sustainable 2014 9 months ago
Cycas thouarsii Madagascar cycad Mozambique
LC
Least Concern
Keeping/companionship/display, Recreation Gathering/Cutting/Collecting terrestrial plants and fungi or their products from the wild No, sustainability not determined 2012 9 months ago
Millettia laurentii Wengé Cameroon
EN
Endangered
Materials and construction Logging and/or Wood Harvesting Yes, considered unsustainable 9 months ago
Lobatus gigas Queen conch Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba, Atlantic - western central
Food and feed Targeted fishing harvesting/exploiting or collecting wild aquatic resources Yes, considered sustainable 2014 9 months ago
Gonystylus bancanus ramin tree Malaysia
CR
Critically Endangered
Medicine and hygiene, Energy, Ceremony, religious, and ritual expression, Materials and construction Logging and/or Wood Harvesting No, sustainability not determined 2015 9 months ago
Gonystylus spp. Ramin Malaysia
Scientific Research Logging and/or Wood Harvesting No, sustainability not determined 2014 9 months ago
Sphyrna lewini Scalloped Hammerhead Indian Ocean - eastern, Indian Ocean - western, Pacific - eastern central, Pacific - northeast, Pacific - northwest, Pacific - southeast, Pacific - southwest, Pacific - western central
CR
Critically Endangered
Food and feed Targeted fishing harvesting/exploiting or collecting wild aquatic resources No, sustainability not determined 2016 9 months ago
Sphyrna lewini Scalloped hammerhead shark Sri Lanka, Indian Ocean - eastern, Indian Ocean - western
CR
Critically Endangered
Food and feed Targeted fishing harvesting/exploiting or collecting wild aquatic resources Yes, considered sustainable 2014 9 months ago
Capra falconeri Markhor Pakistan, Tajikistan
NT
Near Threatened
Collection/display Hunting and/or Trapping of live terrestrial and aerial animals Yes, considered sustainable 2021 1 year 7 months ago
Panthera pardus leopard Mozambique
VU
Vulnerable
Recreation Hunting and/or Trapping of live terrestrial and aerial animals Yes, considered sustainable 2018 9 months 1 week ago
Mobula hypostoma lesser devil ray Atlantic - western central
EN
Endangered
Recreation, Other -- live export to aquariums for public display of live animals Targeted fishing harvesting/exploiting or collecting wild aquatic resources Yes, considered sustainable 2018 9 months 1 week ago
Carcharhinus falciformis Silky shark Sri Lanka, Indian Ocean - western
VU
Vulnerable
Food and feed, Decorative and aesthetic Targeted fishing harvesting/exploiting or collecting wild aquatic resources No, sustainability not determined 2014 9 months 1 week ago
Panthera pardus Leopard Zimbabwe
VU
Vulnerable
Collection/display, Recreation Hunting and/or Trapping of live terrestrial and aerial animals Yes, considered sustainable 2018 9 months 1 week ago