Japan

Official name: 
Japan
ISO 3166-2 code: 
JP
ISO 3166-3 code: 
JPN

Region:

Reservations / Reservas / Réserves

Appendix I
ORDER / Family Species Valid from
F A U N A    (A N I M A L S)
P H Y L U M    C H O R D A T A
CLASS MAMMALIA (MAMMALS)
CETACEA
Balaenopteridae
Humpback whale, rorquals
Balaenoptera acutorostrata
(except population of West Greenland, which is included in Appendix II / excepto la población de Groenlandia Occidental, que está incluida en el Apéndice II / sauf la population du Groenland occidental, inscrite à l'Annexe II)
01/01/1986
Balaenoptera bonaerensis 01/01/1986
Balaenoptera borealis
[reservation not applicable to populations: a) in North Pacific; and b) in areas from 0 to 70 degrees east longitude and from the equator to the Antarctic Continent /
la reserva no se aplica a las poblaciones: a) del Pacífico Norte; y b) de las zonas situadas entre 0 y 70 grados de longitud Este y desde el ecuador a la Antártida /
la réserve ne s'applique pas aux populations: a) du Pacifique Nord; et b) des zones situées de 0° à 70° de longitude est et de l'équateur à l'Antarctique]
06/06/1981
Balaenoptera edeni
29/07/1983
Balaenoptera omurai 29/07/1983
Balaenoptera physalus 06/06/1981
Delphinidae
Dolphins
 Orcaella brevirostris 12/01/2005
 Orcaella heinsohni
12/01/2005
Physeteridae
Sperm whales
 Physeter macrocephalus
06/06/1981
Ziphiidae
Beaked whales, bottle-nosed whales
 Berardius bairdii
29/07/1983
 
Appendix II
ORDER / Family Species Valid from
F A U N A    (A N I M A L S)
P H Y L U M    C H O R D A T A
CLASS ELASMOBRANCHII (SHARKS)
CARCHARHINIFORMES
Carcharhinidae
Requiem sharks
 Carcharhinus longimanus
(entry into effect delayed by 18 months, i.e. until 14 September 2014)
12/06/2013
Sphyrnidae
Hammerhead sharks
 Sphyrna lewini
(entry into effect delayed by 18 months, i.e. until 14 September 2014)
12/06/2013
 Sphyrna mokarran
(entry into effect delayed by 18 months, i.e. until 14 September 2014)
12/06/2013
 Sphyrna zygaena
(entry into effect delayed by 18 months, i.e. until 14 September 2014)
12/06/2013
LAMNIFORMES
Cetorhinidae
Basking shark
 Cetorhinus maximus 13/02/2003
Lamnidae
Mackerel sharks
 Carcharodon carcharias 12/01/2005
 Lamna nasus
(entry into effect delayed by 18 months, i.e. until 14 September 2014)
12/06/2013
ORECTOLOBIFORMES
Rhincodontidae
Whale shark
 Rhincodon typus 13/02/2003
CLASS ACTINOPTERYGII (FISH)
SYNGNATHIFORMES
Syngnathidae
Pipefishes, seahorses
 Hippocampus spp. 15/05/2004

 

Country category:

Date of joining: 
Wednesday, August 6, 1980
Entry into force: 
Tuesday, November 4, 1980