Mon, Oct 15, 2012 - Page 3 News List

FEATURE: Pioneer laments threat to species

By Benjamin Yeh  /  AFP, TAIPEI

“My collection of specimens had exceeded the museum’s capacity. Besides, I felt I had collected almost every species that could be discovered in Taiwan,” he said.

“Butterflies helped Taiwan survive a difficult period. Now Taiwanese people should do something in return for the sacrifices made by the butterflies,” he said.

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