National secondary protection of animals 10 yuan a street sale!Report it immediately if you see it

2022-06-15 0 By

The reporter learned from the Wuhua branch of Kunming Municipal Public Security Bureau that a few days ago, according to the clues of “good Netizens in Spring City”, the forest police brigade of the branch uncovered a case of illegal sale of endangered wildlife, captured one suspect, and confiscated 68 national second-class protected wild animals, Chinese Newt (Lu ǒ).According to the suspect confessed, he bought from other places to Sell in Kunming, the price is only 10 yuan /, has sold more than 30.According to Guo Wentao of the police investigation office, on February 12, the brigade received a tip from “good Netizens in Spring City” that there was a stall in the Jingxing Flower and Bird Market selling suspected Chinese newt, a second-class protected animal, and provided relevant evidence.After receiving the report, police immediately investigated the clues. On the morning of 13, police seized 68 salamanders in the market, and summoned zhang, a suspect suspected of illegally selling endangered wild animals, to the police station for further investigation.A total of 68 salamanders were identified as the Second class national protected newt, the Chinese Newt.After the trial, the suspect Zhang confessed to trafficking in endangered wildlife.Zhang confessed that he bought the Chinese newt from other places and sold it in Kunming at a price of 10 yuan per piece.On February 5, 2021, the New List of National Key Protected Wild animals was officially announced, adding 517 species (categories) to the list. 43 species (categories), including the great Spotted civet cat, and 474 species (categories), including the Wolf, were added to the list. The Chinese Newt was added to the list.Police said that at that time, the police went to the flower and bird market for publicity, and issued a notice of wildlife protection responsibility to the merchant, asking the merchant to sign for confirmation.Zhang mou had signed the letter in the notice.At present, Zhang is suspected of illegal purchase, transportation, sale of precious, endangered wildlife, precious, endangered wildlife products crime, was detained by the Police in Accordance with the law.The case is under further investigation.The police urged anyone who had bought the newt at the market to report to the Forest Police Brigade of Kunming Wuhua Branch of public Security Bureau as soon as possible and turn in the purchased newt.Information: The Chinese Newt (Paramesotriton chinensis) is an amphibian belonging to the Salamander family and the Genus Scrofula.The male is 133 mm long and the female is 141 mm long.The head is flat, the trunk is rounded, and the tail is obviously sideways.Kiss length and eye diameter several equal length;Dorsal with or without a light ridge;Abdominal complexion deep light spots;There is no spot on the caudal side of the male newt;Finger and toe membrane.The Chinese newt resides in gently flowing mountain streams or in damp grass and leaf-covered gravel beds.It mainly preys on earthworms, tadpoles, small fish, shrimp and aquatic insects.Distributed in Chongqing, Hunan, Anhui, Zhejiang, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Jiangxi, China.Article 341 Whoever illegally catches or kills rare or endangered wildlife under special State protection, or unlawfully purchases, transports or sells the rare or endangered wildlife under special State protection and the products thereof, shall be sentenced to fixed-term imprisonment of not more than five years or criminal detention and shall also be fined;If the circumstances are serious, he shall be sentenced to fixed-term imprisonment of not less than five years but not more than 10 years and shall also be fined;If the circumstances are especially serious, he shall be sentenced to fixed-term imprisonment of not less than 10 years and shall also be fined or be sentenced to confiscation of property.Source: Science China