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

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A pair of elegant quails (Callipepla douglasii) at a private facility. The male has an orange crest.

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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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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 Mindanao tarictic hornbill (Penelopides affinis affinis) at the Avilon Zoo.

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BIR071-00028

A female Mindanao tarictic hornbill (Penelopides affinis affinis) at the Avilon Zoo.

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A female Mindanao tarictic hornbill (Penelopides affinis affinis) at the Avilon Zoo.

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A female Mindanao tarictic hornbill (Penelopides affinis affinis) at the Avilon Zoo.

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A female Cuban green anole (Anolis porcatus) from a private collection.

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A female Cuban green anole (Anolis porcatus) from a private collection.

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A female watercock (Gallicrex cinerea) at Eltoro Zoo de la Castellana, Inc., on Negros Island, Philippines.

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A female watercock (Gallicrex cinerea) at Eltoro Zoo de la Castellana, Inc., on Negros Island, Philippines.

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An endangered female white-crowned hornbill (Berenicornis comatus) at the Avilon Zoo.

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An endangered female white-crowned hornbill (Berenicornis comatus) at the Avilon Zoo.

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An endangered female white-crowned hornbill (Berenicornis comatus) at the Avilon Zoo.

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An endangered female white-crowned hornbill (Berenicornis comatus) at the Avilon Zoo.

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A female black-chinned fruit dove (Ramphiculus leclancheri) at the Avilon Zoo.

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A female black-chinned fruit dove (Ramphiculus leclancheri) at the Avilon Zoo.

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A female black-chinned fruit dove (Ramphiculus leclancheri) at the Avilon Zoo.

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A critically endangered, female Walden’s hornbill, Rhabdotorrhinus waldeni, at Talarak Foundation.

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A critically endangered, female Walden’s hornbill, Rhabdotorrhinus waldeni, at Talarak Foundation.

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A critically endangered, female Walden’s hornbill, Rhabdotorrhinus waldeni, at Talarak Foundation.

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A critically endangered, female Walden’s hornbill, Rhabdotorrhinus waldeni, at Talarak Foundation.

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A critically endangered, female Walden’s hornbill, Rhabdotorrhinus waldeni, at Talarak Foundation.

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A female Mindanao wrinkled hornbill, Rhabdotorrhinus leucocephalus, at Talarak Foundation.

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A female Mindanao wrinkled hornbill, Rhabdotorrhinus leucocephalus, at Talarak Foundation.

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A female Mindanao wrinkled hornbill, Rhabdotorrhinus leucocephalus, at Talarak Foundation.

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A female Mindanao wrinkled hornbill, Rhabdotorrhinus leucocephalus, at Talarak Foundation.

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A female critically endangered fairy shrimp (Branchinecta mediospinosa) wild caught near Cheyenne Bottoms, Kansas releases her eggs.

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