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A critically endangered gooty sapphire ornamental (Poecilotheria metallica) at the Dallas Zoo.

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A pair of critically endangered Costa Rican lemur leaf frogs (Agalychnis lemur) Photographed at the Amphibian Foundation in Atlanta, Georgia. The male is smaller.

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A pair of critically endangered Costa Rican lemur leaf frogs (Agalychnis lemur) Photographed at the Amphibian Foundation in Atlanta, Georgia. The male is smaller.

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A pair of critically endangered San Martin fringe-limbed treefrogs (Ecnomiohyla valancifer) photographed at the Amphibian Foundation in Atlanta, Georgia. The male is larger.

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A very ill, critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) at the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital.

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A critically endangered Pilaló tree frog, (Hyloscirtus ptychodactylus) at Balsa de los Sapos. This species is a part of a breeding study center at the Universidad Católica del Ecuador in Quito.

This individual was from Catopaxi, Pilaló.

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A critically endangered, female black bearded saki (Chiropotes satanas) at Fundacao Jardim Zoologico de Brasilia.

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A critically endangered, female black bearded saki (Chiropotes satanas) at Fundacao Jardim Zoologico de Brasilia.

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A critically endangered, female black bearded saki (Chiropotes satanas) at Fundacao Jardim Zoologico de Brasilia.

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A critically endangered Edward’s pheasant (Lophura edwardsi) at the Berlin Zoo.

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A critically endangered giant water frog (Telmatobius gigas) collected near Oruro, Bolivia, photographed at at Museo De Historia Natural Alcide d’Orbigny, a natural history museum and rare amphibian breeding center in Chocabamba Bolivia. This species is totally aquatic. The name gigas means ‘big’, and refers to the giant tadpoles of this species, not the adults.

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A critically endangered giant water frog (Telmatobius gigas) collected near Oruro, Bolivia, photographed at at Museo De Historia Natural Alcide d’Orbigny, a natural history museum and rare amphibian breeding center in Chocabamba Bolivia. This species is totally aquatic. The name gigas means ‘big’, and refers to the giant tadpoles of this species, not the adults.

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A juvenile, critically endangered brush-tailed bettong (Bettongia penicillata) named Bo, at Cub Creek Science Camp in Rolla, MO.

This joey has been out of the pouch for 12 weeks and is about 20-weeks old.

Cub Creek Science Camp is a residential animal and science summer camp located in central Missouri. Here children from all over the world come to learn about the Earth’s creatures and to gain an appreciation for science and nature.

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A male critically endangered Rio Pescado stubfoot toad (Atelopus balios) at Centro Jambatu in Quito, Ecuador.

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A female critically endangered Rio Pescado stubfoot toad (Atelopus balios) at Centro Jambatu in Quito, Ecuador.

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A male critically endangered Rio Pescado stubfoot toad (Atelopus balios) at Centro Jambatu in Quito, Ecuador.

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A male and a female critically endangered Rio Pescado stubfoot toads (Atelopus balios) in amplexus at Centro Jambatu in Quito, Ecuador.

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Pahu, the Bornean rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis harrissoni) at the Sumatran Rhino Rescue Center in Indonesia. This species is listed as critically endangered and the population is in decline.

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Pahu, the Bornean rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis harrissoni) at the Sumatran Rhino Rescue Center in Indonesia. This species is listed as critically endangered and the population is in decline.

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Pahu, the Bornean rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis harrissoni) at the Sumatran Rhino Rescue Center in Indonesia. This species is listed as critically endangered and the population is in decline.

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Pahu, the Bornean rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis harrissoni) at the Sumatran Rhino Rescue Center in Indonesia. This species is listed as critically endangered and the population is in decline.

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Two, critically endangered, Sultan toothcarps (Aphanius danfordii) at Aquarium Berlin.

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Two, critically endangered, Sultan toothcarps (Aphanius danfordii) at Aquarium Berlin.

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The critically-endangered orange-bellied parrot (Neophema chrysogaster) at the Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary. This is one of the rarest birds in the world with fewer than 50 left in the wild.

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A critically endangered sumatran orangutan, Pongo abelii, at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX.

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A critically endangered and federally endangered, six-week-old female baby gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) at the Cincinnati Zoo.

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A critically endangered peacock parachute spider (Poecilotheria metallica) at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas.

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A critically endangered, male Walden’s hornbill (Rhabdotorrhinus waldeni) at Talarak Foundation.

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A critically endangered Javan green magpie (Cissa thalassina) at Taman Safari.

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A critically endangered Leadbeater’s possum (Gymnobelideus leadbeateri) at Healesville Sanctuary.

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A critically endangered and federally endangered male Western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) named Lamydoc, at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas. Lamydoc was born in 1963.

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Critically endangered Boga-do-sudoeste, Iberochondrostoma almacai, rare freshwater fish at the Vasco da Gama Aquarium.

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Critically endangered Boga-do-sudoeste, Iberochondrostoma almacai, rare freshwater fish at the Vasco da Gama Aquarium.

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