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Nansei islands Reptiles and amphibians endemic to Japan's Nansei Islands (Japanese)

Published 23rd May 2018

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Reptiles and amphibians endemic to Japan’s Nansei Islands threatened by pet trade

Tokyo, Japan 23rd May 2018—many species of rare reptiles and amphibians found only in Japan’s Nansei Islands are actively traded in both domestic and international pet markets, a new study by TRAFFIC has revealed.

Reptiles and amphibians endemic to Japan's Nansei Islands (Japanese)

Report author(s):
若尾 慶子

Publication date:
May 2018