The dried bladders were taken from 39 totoaba, considered to be among the most endangered species on the planet. Photo: Handout
The dried bladders were taken from 39 totoaba, considered to be among the most endangered species on the planet. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong customs seizes HK$3.3 million worth of fish bladders from endangered totoaba species

  • The 14.4kg of dried fish maw, taken from 39 totoaba, was hidden in two boxes which arrived in Hong Kong last Thursday
  • Goods hidden among fish fillets in shipment from Mexico destined for Hanoi in Vietnam

The dried bladders were taken from 39 totoaba, considered to be among the most endangered species on the planet. Photo: Handout
The dried bladders were taken from 39 totoaba, considered to be among the most endangered species on the planet. Photo: Handout
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