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Contact: John Delaney
jdelaney@wcs.org
718-220-3275
Wildlife Conservation Society

Radiated Tortoise

Caption: A team of biologists from the Wildlife Conservation Society and the Turtle Survival Alliance have reported that Madagascar's radiated tortoise -- of the world's most beautiful tortoise species -- is being hunted to extinction.

Credit: Julie Larsen Maher/Wildlife Conservation Society

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