captive breeding


 

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Definition: 

Breeding of wild fauna for the purpose of replenishment and/or breeding of domesticated animals for genetic improvement (Source: Faolex/edited IUCN)

Other relations

  • captive breeding (CMS)
Broader
ex-situ conservation
Related
Synonyms
  • bred in captivity
  • zoo

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