In South Africa, Poachers Now Traffic in Tiny Succulent Plants — Natural History Wanderings

The New York Times reports Police search the desert trying to track down the poachers selling Conophytums to collectors worldwide, threatening to wipe out rare plants in the wild. Conophytum, a genus of flowering plants that consists of over 100 species — including several listed as endangered — are the latest victims of a global […]

In South Africa, Poachers Now Traffic in Tiny Succulent Plants — Natural History Wanderings

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