The Chinese pangolin is one of eight species of pangolin, all of which are poached for their meat and scales for traditional Chinese medicine. Photo: Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden

Ten of Hong Kong’s most endangered species, from animals hunted for TCM to the gigantic Plantasaurus

December 4 is Wildlife Conservation Day, initiated to promote respect for, and protection of, endangered species. We take a look at Hong Kong’s rarest flora and fauna, and the reasons why they face extinction

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The Chinese pangolin is one of eight species of pangolin, all of which are poached for their meat and scales for traditional Chinese medicine. Photo: Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden
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