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Tokay Gecko © Christian Gloor

Millions of Tokay Geckos Are Taken From the Wild Each Year. International Protection Could Help Save Them

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Indonesia raised its captive and export quotas for this over-exploited species, just as new international regulations are about to be discussed. https://therevelator.org/tokay-gecko-trafficking-protection/  August 14, 2019 – by Chris R. Shepherd, Vincent Nijman and Jordi Janssen A popular reptile often found in pet stores is also one of the most heavily traded wildlife species on the planet — perhaps even more than …