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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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American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) in swamp.

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Asian cockroaches (Blattella asahinai) at the Urban Entomology Lab at the University of Florida at Gainesville.

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Asian cockroaches (Blattella asahinai) at the Urban Entomology Lab at the University of Florida at Gainesville.

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Stick insects, (Bacillus atticus), at Parco Natura Viva in Bussolengo, Italy.

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Sun beetles (Pachnoda savigny), at Parco Natura Viva in Bussolengo, Italy.

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Sun beetles (Pachnoda savignyi) at Parco Natura Viva in Bussolengo, Italy.

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American dog ticks (Dermacentor variabilis) from Bennet, Nebraska. The females have a white ring on the upper abdomen, while the males are mottled.

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American dog ticks (Dermacentor variabilis) from Bennet, Nebraska. The females have a white ring on the upper abdomen, while the males are mottled.

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Bull trout swim 50 miles upstream from Lake Koocanusa to spawn in the Wigwam River drainage.

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An opossum (Didelphis virginiana) with babies at the Nebraska Wildlife Rehab.

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Federally endangered and critically endangered (IUCN) Pahrump poolfish (Empetrichthys latos) at the Desert National Wildlife Refuge Visitor’s Center. This fish is extinct in its historic range. If it weren’t for concerned biologist it would be extinct today as the original spring was pumped dry.

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Federally endangered and critically endangered (IUCN) Pahrump poolfish (Empetrichthys latos) at the Desert National Wildlife Refuge Visitor’s Center. This fish is extinct in its historic range. If it weren’t for concerned biologist it would be extinct today as the original spring was pumped dry.

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Federally endangered and critically endangered (IUCN) Pahrump poolfish (Empetrichthys latos) at the Desert National Wildlife Refuge Visitor’s Center. This fish is extinct in its historic range. If it weren’t for concerned biologist it would be extinct today as the original spring was pumped dry.

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A school of flame chubs (Hemitremia flammea) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A school of sawfin shiners (Notropis sp.) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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A school of sawfin shiners (Notropis sp.) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Vulnerable blackside daces (Chrosomus cumberlandensis) at Conservation Fisheries in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Vulnerable blackside daces (Chrosomus cumberlandensis) at Conservation Fisheries.

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Pill-bugs (Armadillidium vulgare) at the Fort Worth Zoo.

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Spiny brittlestars (Ophiothrix spiculata) at the REEF, at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

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Spiny brittlestars (Ophiothrix spiculata) at the REEF, at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

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A juvenile duck and chickens roost in a box near Denton, Nebraska.

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Lions meet the robocar in Queen Elizabeth National Park.

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Larval (grub) form of a scarab beetle known generally as a ‘June bug’, Osmoderma subplanata.

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Larval (grub) form of a scarab beetle known generally as a ‘June bug’, Osmoderma subplanata.

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Larval (grub) form of a scarab beetle known generally as a ‘June bug’, Osmoderma subplanata.

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Larval (grubs) form of a scarab beetle known generally as a ‘June bug’, Osmoderma subplanata.

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Week old western snowy plover chicks (Charadrius nivosus nivosus) at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.

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Flagfin shiners (Pteronotropis signipinnis) at the U.S. Geological Survey Southeast Science Center.

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Ouachita streambed salamanders (Eurycea subfluvicola).

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Ouachita streambed salamanders (Eurycea subfluvicola).

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Common slipper shells (Crepidula fornicata) latched onto a discarded bottle in the Gulf of Mexico at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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Common slipper shells (Crepidula fornicata) latched onto a discarded bottle in the Gulf of Mexico at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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White Cloud Mountain minnow (Tanichthys albonubes) at the Tulsa Zoo.

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