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Brent Stirton

Masked to protect his identity, an undercover officer displays the exoskeleton of a pangolin, Ivory Coast. While trophy hunting tends to involve larger animals whose hides, heads, bones or horns are mounted for display, it is unclear to what extent the law will impact non-trophy endangered animal parts, such as this pangolin exoskeleton, which are illegal to import for commercial uses under CITES rules.


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