287. Movement of live specimens.

Any movement within the EU of a live specimen of a species listed in Annex A1 from the location indicated in the import permit2 or in any certificate issued in compliance with the Regulation3 requires prior authorisation from a management authority4 of the member state in which the specimen is located; in other cases of movement, the person responsible for moving the specimen must be able, where applicable, to provide proof of the legal origin of the specimen5. Such authorisation may be granted only when the competent scientific authority6 of such member state or, where the movement is to