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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Panamanian golden frog (Atelopus zeteki) at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Panamanian golden frog (Atelopus zeteki) at the Houston Zoo.

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A group of Three Forks springsnails (Pyrgulopsis trivialis) at the Phoenix Zoo.

This species is listed as critically endangered on the IUCN Red List.

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A critically endangered blue-throated macaw (Ara glaucogularis) at the Houston Zoo.

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A critically endangered blue-throated macaw (Ara glaucogularis) at the Houston Zoo.

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A critically endangered blue-throated macaw (Ara glaucogularis) at the Houston Zoo.

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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Bali starling (Leucopsar rothschildi) at the Houston Zoo. This bird persists outside of captivity only because captive bred individuals have continued to be released into the wild.

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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Bali starling (Leucopsar rothschildi) at the Houston Zoo. This bird persists outside of captivity only because captive bred individuals have continued to be released into the wild.

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A critically endangered Negros warty pig (Sus cebifrons negrinus) at Negros Forest Park.

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A critically endangered Negros warty pig (Sus cebifrons negrinus) at Negros Forest Park.

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A critically endangered Negros warty pig (Sus cebifrons negrinus) at Negros Forest Park.

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Three critically endangered Negros warty pigs (Sus cebifrons negrinus) at Negros Forest Park.

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Two critically endangered Negros warty pigs (Sus cebifrons negrinus) at Negros Forest Park.

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Three critically endangered Negros warty pigs (Sus cebifrons negrinus) at Negros Forest Park.

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Three critically endangered Negros warty pigs (Sus cebifrons negrinus) at Negros Forest Park.

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A pair of critically endangered Titicaca water frogs (Telmatobius culeus) at Museo d’Orbigny in Cochabamba Bolivia.

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A pair of critically endangered Titicaca water frogs (Telmatobius culeus) at Museo d’Orbigny in Cochabamba Bolivia.

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11-month-old D.J. a Sumatran oragnutan (Pongo abelii) and Dirgahayu “Ayu” a Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus), both critically endangered, at the Taman Safari in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia.

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11-month-old D.J. a Sumatran oragnutan (Pongo abelii) and Dirgahayu “Ayu” a Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus), both critically endangered, at the Taman Safari in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia.

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11-month-old D.J. a Sumatran oragnutan (Pongo abelii) and Dirgahayu “Ayu” a Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus), both critically endangered, at the Taman Safari in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia.

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11-month-old D.J. a Sumatran oragnutan (Pongo abelii) and Dirgahayu “Ayu” a Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus), both critically endangered, at the Taman Safari in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia.

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11-month-old D.J. a Sumatran oragnutan (Pongo abelii) and Dirgahayu “Ayu” a Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus), both critically endangered, at the Taman Safari in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia.

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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered female eastern black rhino (Diceros bicornis michaeli) named Imara at the Great Plains Zoo.

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A critically endangered (IUCN) and a federally endangered female eastern black rhino (Diceros bicornis michaeli) named Imara at the Great Plains Zoo.

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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Sumatran tiger (Panthera tigris ssp. sumatrae) at the Miller Park Zoo.

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A critically endangered Lord Howe Island stick insect (Dryococelus australis) at the Melbourne Zoo.

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A critically endangered Lord Howe Island stick insect (Dryococelus australis) at the Melbourne Zoo.

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A critically endangered back bearded saki (Chiropotes satanas) at Zoo Brasilia.

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A critically endangered Madagascar big-headed turtle (Erymnochelys madagascariensis) at the Houston Zoo.

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A critically endangered Madagascar big-headed turtle (Erymnochelys madagascariensis) 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 central Bornean orangutan named Trixie (Pongo pygmaeus wurmbii) at the Avilon Wildlife Conservation Foundation. This species is critically endangered on the IUCN Red List.

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A central Bornean orangutan named Trixie (Pongo pygmaeus wurmbii) at the Avilon Wildlife Conservation Foundation. This species is critically endangered on the IUCN Red List.

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A central Bornean orangutan named Trixie (Pongo pygmaeus wurmbii) at the Avilon Wildlife Conservation Foundation. This species is critically endangered on the IUCN Red List.

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A central Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus wurmbii) at the Avilon Wildlife Conservation Foundation. This species is critically endangered on the IUCN Red List.

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A central Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus wurmbii) at the Avilon Wildlife Conservation Foundation. This species is critically endangered on the IUCN Red List.

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