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A review of global trends in CITES live wildlife confiscations

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We assessed the global scope and scale of confiscated live wild vertebrates using information from the annual Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Flora and Fauna (CITES) reports. These reports documented a total of 64,143 individual animals (from 359 species), confiscated by 54 countries party to CITES, between 2010 and 2014. Reptiles represented 95% of individuals seized and posed a particular management challenge during this time. From a conservation perspective, 19% ...

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Peer reviewed

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10.3897/natureconservation.15.10005

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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MPLS Division
Department:
Zoology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Zoology
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Author
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0000-0003-0607-9373
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Pensoft Publishers Publisher's website
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Nature Conservation Journal website
Volume:
15
Pages:
47-63
Publication date:
2016-09-22
Acceptance date:
2016-09-09
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EISSN:
1314-3301
ISSN:
1314-6947
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655589
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pubs:655589
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uuid:c92a9ac4-5fcb-418f-b25e-071d8b07f133
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pubs:655589
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2018-09-12

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