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Old 11-21-2008, 02:24 AM
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interesting, i didn't think the mexican was on the verge of extinction, being that is so popular and fairly easy to breed.
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interesting, i didn't think the mexican was on the verge of extinction, being that is so popular and fairly easy to breed.
I could be wrong but I thought axolotls have been in real trouble in the wild for a long time..any one else hear this?? What ever the case this is a good example of how captive breeding can keep a species going.
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I could be wrong but I thought axolotls have been in real trouble in the wild for a long time..any one else hear this?? What ever the case this is a good example of how captive breeding can keep a species going.
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That's been my understanding as well. The species is doing well in captivity, but not so much in the wild.
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