Silver-backed chevrotains have been ‘rediscovered’ by science after 29 years

With help from Vietnamese villagers, researchers captured photos of the deerlike ungulate

silver-backed chevrotain

The silver-backed chevrotain, endemic to Vietnam, was “rediscovered” after 29 years by scientists who teamed up with locals to capture photographic evidence of the deerlike ungulate.

Southern Institute of Ecology, Global Wildlife Conservation, Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, NCNP

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