Third Schedule: Part 2A Animals

The following is extracted from the main body of the Act as published on the NPWS website and is provided here for information only. Readers should always refer to the original text on http://www.npws.ie/legislationandconventions/irishlaw/euregulations/should they wish to review or cite this legislation for any purpose.

A: animals to which Regulations 49 and 50 apply throughout the State or in particular places or categories of places.
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Common name Scientific name Geographical application
A colonial sea squirt Didemnum spp. Throughout the State
A colonial sea squirt Perophora japonica Throughout the State
All freshwater crayfish species except the white-clawed crayfish All freshwater crayfish species except Austropotamobius pallipes Throughout the State
American bullfrog Rana catesbeiana Throughout the State
American mink Neovison vison Throughout the State
American oyster drill Urosalpinx cinerea Throughout the State
Asian oyster drill Ceratostoma inornatum Throughout the State
Asian rapa whelk Rapana venosa Throughout the State
Asian river clam Corbicula fluminea Throughout the State
Bay barnacle Balanus improvisus Throughout the State
Black rat Rattus rattus Offshore islands only
Brown hare Lepus europaeus Throughout the State
Brown rat Rattus norvegicus Offshore islands only
Canada goose Branta canadensis Throughout the State
Carp Cyprinus carpio Throughout the State
Chinese mitten crab Eriocheir sinensis Throughout the State
Chinese water deer Hydropotes inermis Throughout the State
Chub Leuciscus cephalus Throughout the State
Common toad Bufo bufo Throughout the State
Coypu Myocastor coypus Throughout the State
Dace Leuciscus leuciscus Throughout the State
Freshwater shrimp Dikerogammarus villosus Throughout the State
Fox Vulpes vulpes Offshore islands only
Grey squirrel Sciurus carolinensis Throughout the State
Greylag goose Anser anser Throughout the State
Harlequin Ladybird Harmonia axyridis Throughout the State
Hedgehog Erinaceus europaeus Offshore islands only
Irish stoat Mustela erminea hibernicus Offshore islands only
Japanese skeleton shrimp Caprella mutica Throughout the State
Muntjac deer Muntiacus reevesi Throughout the State
Muskrat Ondatra zibethicus Throughout the State
Quagga Mussel Dreissena rostriformis Throughout the State
Roach Rutilus rutilus Throughout the State
Roe deer Capreolus capreolus Throughout the State
Ruddy duck Oxyura jamaicensis Throughout the State
Siberian chipmunk Tamias sibiricus Throughout the State
Slipper limpet Crepidula fornicata Throughout the State
Stalked sea squirt Styela clava Throughout the State
Tawny owl Strix aluco Throughout the State
Wild boar Sus scrofa Throughout the State
Zebra mussel Dreissena polymorpha Throughout the State