Some of the butterfly specimens, which were smuggled into China, are displayed by customs officials. Photo: Xinhua Some of the butterfly specimens, which were smuggled into China, are displayed by customs officials. Photo: Xinhua
Some of the butterfly specimens, which were smuggled into China, are displayed by customs officials. Photo: Xinhua
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Chinese customs officials raid gang allegedly smuggling thousands of protected butterflies

About 2,800 butterfly specimens shipped from Southeast Asia confiscated during crackdown in which four suspected smugglers detained in Shandong province

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Some of the butterfly specimens, which were smuggled into China, are displayed by customs officials. Photo: Xinhua Some of the butterfly specimens, which were smuggled into China, are displayed by customs officials. Photo: Xinhua
Some of the butterfly specimens, which were smuggled into China, are displayed by customs officials. Photo: Xinhua
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