The Common Hippopotamus in the Wild and in Captivity: Conservation for Less Charismatic Species

@article{Snyder2015TheCH,
  title={The Common Hippopotamus in the Wild and in Captivity: Conservation for Less Charismatic Species},
  author={Kristen Denninger Snyder},
  journal={Journal of International Wildlife Law \& Policy},
  year={2015},
  volume={18},
  pages={337 - 354}
}
  • K. Snyder
  • Published 2 October 2015
  • Biology
  • Journal of International Wildlife Law & Policy
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