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A female, nineteen year old, eastern black rhinoceros named Bibi (Diceros bicornis michaeli) at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas.

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

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A female, nineteen year old, eastern black rhinoceros named Bibi (Diceros bicornis michaeli) at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas.

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

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ANI050-00145

A female, nineteen year old, eastern black rhinoceros named Bibi (Diceros bicornis michaeli) at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas.

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

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ANI050-00144

A female, nineteen year old, eastern black rhinoceros named Bibi (Diceros bicornis michaeli) at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas.

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

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A female, nineteen year old, eastern black rhinoceros named Bibi (Diceros bicornis michaeli) at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas.

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

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A female, juvenile hooded oriole (Icterus cucullatus) at Santa Barbara Wildlife Care Network.

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A female ornate box turtle (Terrapene ornata ornata) at Nebraska Wildlife Rehab.

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A female ornate box turtle (Terrapene ornata ornata) at Nebraska Wildlife Rehab.

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A pair of critically endangered southern combshells (Epioblasma penita) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

The female is smaller, on the right.

This animal is only found in 15 miles of the Butthatche River in Alabama and Mississippi.

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A pair of critically endangered southern combshells (Epioblasma penita) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

The female is smaller, on the right.

This animal is only found in 15 miles of the Butthatche River in Alabama and Mississippi.

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Portraits of the mounted skin of Nabire, a female northern white rhino (Ceratotherium simum cottoni) who died here at the Safari Park Dvur Kralove in July of 2015. At the time of her death, she was one of just five left alive.

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Portraits of the mounted skin of Nabire, a female northern white rhino (Ceratotherium simum cottoni) who died here at the Safari Park Dvur Kralove in July of 2015. At the time of her death, she was one of just five left alive.

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Portraits of the mounted skin of Nabire, a female northern white rhino (Ceratotherium simum cottoni) who died here at the Safari Park Dvur Kralove in July of 2015. At the time of her death, she was one of just five left alive.

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A female ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus mediana) at the Wildlife Rehab Center of Minnesota.

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A female ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus mediana) at the Wildlife Rehab Center of Minnesota.

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A female ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus mediana) at the Wildlife Rehab Center of Minnesota.

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A female ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus mediana) at the Wildlife Rehab Center of Minnesota.

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A male (front) and female brown-headed cowbird (Molothrus ater) at the San Antonio Zoo.

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A pair of true silver pheasants (Lophura nycthemera nycthemera) from the private collection.

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A pair of Ijima’s copper pheasants (Syrmaticus soemmerringii ijimae) from a private collection.

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A gravid female opossum shrimp (Mysida stenolepis) at the Maine State Aquarium in West Boothbay, ME.

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A gravid female opossum shrimp (Mysida stenolepis) at the Maine State Aquarium in West Boothbay, ME.

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A female Vladykov’s pupfish (Aphanius vladykovi) at Aquarium Berlin.

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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 female blue grosbeak (Passerina caerulea) at the Zoo Berlin.

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Two black-faced quailfinch (Ortygospiza atricollis) at the Zoo Berlin. The male is darker, with a brighter beak.

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Two black-faced quailfinch (Ortygospiza atricollis) at the Zoo Berlin. The male is darker, with a brighter beak.

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Two Brazilian tanagers (Ramphocelus bresilius) at the Zoo Berlin. The male is red. The female is brown.

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Silver fulu cichlids (Haplochromis argens) at the Akron Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable on the IUCN list.

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A federally endangered, juvenile, female, Elliot’s pheasant (Syrmaticus ellioti) at Tierpark. This species is listed as near threatened on the IUCN Red List.

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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 female grasshawk dragonfly (Neurothemis fluctuans) wild caught in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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A female grasshawk dragonfly (Neurothemis fluctuans) wild caught in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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An endangered Indian rhinoceros female with calf (Rhinoceros unicornis) at the Fort Worth Zoo.

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

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