Thursday, August 11, 2011

Interesting Endangered Animals Facts and List

There are thousands endangered species on planet Earth. This is short list of most known animals on the list. In the USA, 735 species of plants and 496 species of animals are listed as threatened or endangered. Any person may petition the government to list a species as either endangered or threatened.
African Elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus)
Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis)
Blue Whale (Balaenoptera musculus)
Fin Whale (Balaenoptera physalus)
Golden Lion Tamarin (Leontopithecus rosalia)
Hybrid Spider Monkey (Ateles belzebuth hybridus)
Aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis)
Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla)
Red Wolf (Canis rufus)
Amur Leopard (Panthera pardus orientalis)
Anatolian Leopard (Panthera pardus tulliana)
Asiatic Cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus venaticus)
Florida Cougar (Puma concolor coryi)
Iberian Lynx (Lynx Pardinus)
Snow Leopard (Uncia uncia)
Texas Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis albescens)
Tiger (Panthera tigris)
Marine Otter (Lutra felina)
Giant Panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca)
Lesser Panda (Ailurus fulgens)
Cuvier’s Gazelle (Gazella cuvieri)
Western Giant Eland (Tragelaphus derbianus derbianus)
Wild Bactrian Camel (Camelus bactrianus)
Manipur Brow-Antlered Deer (Cervus eldi eldi)
Black Rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis)
Broom’s Pygmy-possum (Burramys parvus)
Northern Hairy-nosed Wombat (Lasiorhinus krefftii)
Short-tailed Chinchilla (Chinchilla brevicaudata)
Giant Armadillo (Priodontes maximus)
Crested Shelduck (Tadorna cristata)
White-winged Duck (Cairina scutulata)
Marquesan Kingfisher (Todirhamphus godeffroyi)
Rufous-lored Kingfisher (Todirhamphus winchelli)
California Condor (Gymnogyps californianus)
Mauritius Kestrel (Falco punctatus)
Hawaiian Crow (Corvus hawaiiensis)
Cochabamba Mountain-finch (Poospiza garleppi)
Gouldian Finch (Chloebia gouldiae)
Blue-bellied Parrot (Tridaria malachitacea)
Whooping Crane (Grus americana)
Siberian Sturgeon (Acipenser baerii baerii)
Alabama Sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus suttkusi)
Chinese Paddlefish (Psephurus gladius)
Alabama Shad (Alosa alabamae)
Silver Shark (Balantiocheilos melanopterus)
Clanwilliam Redfin (Barbus calidus)
Wild Common Carp (Cyprinus carpio)

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