Western Ghats’ fish fauna in peril: are pseudo conservationist attitudes to be blamed?

Raghavan, Rajeev and Dahanukar, Neelesh and Krishnakumar, K and Ali , Anvar and Solomon, Simmy and Ramprasanth, MR and Baby, Fibin and Pereira, Benno and Tharian , Josin and Philip, Siby (2012) Western Ghats’ fish fauna in peril: are pseudo conservationist attitudes to be blamed? Current Science, 102 (6). pp. 835-837. ISSN 0011-3891

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Abstract

Use of threatened species in research – be it for taxonomy, biology or population studies, has always invoked much debate. As a result, the Species Survival Commission of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) developed a set of guidelines entitled ‘IUCN Policy Statement on Research Involving Species at Risk of Extinction’ with special reference to scientific collecting of threatened species1.

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Date Deposited: 09 Dec 2016 06:59
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URI: http://eprints.atree.org/id/eprint/382

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