Pre-Convention means a specimen that was acquired (removed from the wild or born or propagated in a controlled environment) before the date the provisions of the Convention first applied to the species and that meets the criteria in 23.45, and any product (including a manufactured item) or derivative made from such specimen.


50 CFR § 23.5

Scoping language

In addition to the definitions contained in part 10 of this subchapter, and unless the context otherwise requires, in this part:

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