The insectivore with a long, sticky tongue [photo] was once thought to be related to the anteater, but now genetic studies suggest it is more related to raccoons and giant pandas. They do not thrive in captivity, but if given specially prepared mashes of ants and termites, they can do well. Pangolins rescued from the wild have their injuries treated--often severed limbs or dog bites--and are rehabilitated. Then they are gradually re-introduced into the wild. One hundred fourteen nations voted for the ban with Indonesia voting against and five abstentions, including China. Conservationists want to focus now on getting individual countries to pass the necessary legislation to suppress the illegal trade.