Pangolin Photos: Scaly Mammals Threatened with Extinction

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Threatened Species

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Conservationists warn that pangolins, or scaly anteaters, could be eaten out of existence if illegal hunting and poaching continues. In the latest update…Read More »

of the Red List of Threatened Species, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) downgraded its outlook for all eight species of pangolins found across Asia and Africa. [Read full story]   Less «
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