A: Are so many of the world’s reptile species really at risk of extinction?
B: Researchers have assessed over 10,000 reptile species according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources’ (IUCN) Red List of threatened species.
A: What did they find?
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B: They discovered that at least 1,829, or 21 percent, of reptile species were either “vulnerable,” “endangered” or “critically endangered.”
（Translated by Edward Jones, Taipei TimES／台北時報張聖恩）
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