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A Taylor’s bug-eyed frog (Theloderma stellatum) at the Fresno Chaffe Zoo.

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A Taylor’s bug-eyed frog (Theloderma stellatum) at the Fresno Chaffe Zoo.

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A Taylor’s bug-eyed frog (Theloderma stellatum) at the Fresno Chaffe Zoo.

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Aplomado falcon (Falco femoralis pichinchae) a federally-listed species, at the Milford Nature Center.

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Aplomado falcon (Falco femoralis pichinchae) a federally-listed species, at the Milford Nature Center.

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Aplomado falcon (Falco femoralis pichinchae) at the Milford Nature Center.

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Female Halictus ligatus. They are important pollinators due to their wide distribution and great abundance.

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Female Halictus ligatus. They are important pollinators due to their wide distribution and great abundance.

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A hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius) at the San Antonio Zoo. (IUCN: Vulnerable) (Image ID: ANI059-00007)

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A common Myna or Indian Myna, (Acridotheres tristis tristis) from a private collection.

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A common Myna or Indian Myna, (Acridotheres tristis tristis) from a private collection.

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A grey winged trumpeter (Psophia crepitans) at the Dallas World Aquarium.

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A common brown lemur (Eulemur fulvus) at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium.

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A common brown lemur (Eulemur fulvus) at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium.

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A common brown lemur (Eulemur fulvus) at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium.

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An Atlantic brief squid (Lolliguncula brevis) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium with an isopod (Lironeca ovalis) on his back.

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White-crested turaco (Tauraco leucolophus) at the Houston Zoo.

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White-crested turaco (Tauraco leucolophus) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Hartlaub’s turaco (Tauraco hartlaubi) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Hartlaub’s turaco (Tauraco hartlaubi) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Hartlaub’s turaco (Tauraco hartlaubi) at the Houston Zoo.

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An endangered Malayan tiger, Panthera tigris jacksoni, at the Omaha Zoo.

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Bryn, the federally endangered Columbia Basin pygmy rabbit (Brachylagus idahoensis), sat for this portrait in 2007 at the Oregon Zoo in Portland, Oregon. She was one of two female Columbia Basin pygmy rabbits left, the end of the line for this race of animals. Since there are no males left, this means only animals intercrossed with the Idaho race will survive. She died in 2008, marking the end of her genetic line. This subpopulation lost its sagebrush habitat as the land was developed for agriculture in the state of Washington.

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A vulnerable (IUCN) and federally endangered California tiger salamander (Ambystoma californiense) at the Fresno Cahffee Zoo, Fresno, California.

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A superb bird of paradise (Lophorina superba) displays iridescent chest feathers at the Houston Zoo.

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A hawk-headed parrot (Deroptyus accipitrinus) at the Houston Zoo.

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A blue spiny lizard (Sceloporus serrifer) at the Houston Zoo.

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A mountain pygmy possum (Burramys parvus) a critically-endangered mammal from Victoria, Australia.

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A Northern Philippine eagle-owl (Bubo philippensis philippensis) at the Avilon Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable on the IUCN red list.

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A Philippine honey buzzard (Pernis steerei) at the Avilon Zoo.

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A Philippine honey buzzard (Pernis steerei) at the Avilon Zoo.

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A Palawan white squirrel (Sundasciurus sp.) at the Avilon Zoo. This species is new to science, and as of yet, undescribed.

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A Palawan white squirrel (Sundasciurus sp.) at the Avilon Zoo. This species is new to science, and as of yet, undescribed.

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