Reversing extinction in China's Père David's deer

Yuanyuan Zhang, Jiade Bai*, Annah Zhu, Ruishan Chen, Dayuan Xue, Zhenyu Zhong, Zhibin Cheng

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Pere David's deer (Elaphurus davidianus) became extinct in the wild in China in the late 19th century, but after reintroduction three decades go. The population has grown more than 8000 individuals with at least 2420 living in the wild in China. A successful story.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)685-685
Issue number6530
Publication statusPublished - 12 Feb 2021

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