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25/12/2019 - 15:55

More than 270 species of butterflies in three special-use forests in Hue

272 species of butterflies belonging to five families are recorded in Bach Ma National Park, Phong Dien Nature Reserve, and Sao La Nature Reserve.

This information was presented at the conference on checking and taking over the results of implementation of scientific project at provincial level, which was held on December 24 at the Provincial Department of Science and Technology. Accordingly, the topic on "Studying the characteristics of the species of butterflies in Thua Thien Hue province and developing breeding and raising procedures" has been carried out at Vietnam Nature Museum, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.

The members implementing the project also described some biological and ecological data on 19 species of butterflies bred and raised in Thua Thien Hue, as well as the complete breeding and raising (from egg to maturity) of ten species of butterflies and the development of breeding and raising procedures for the butterflies.

By P. THANH

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