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Darkling beetle Larvae (Zophobas morio) at Centro Jambatu in Quito, Ecuador. These animals are used for feed amphibians and other animals.



A gulf menhaden (Brevoortia patronus) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab.



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.



Extinct Atossa fritillaries (mounted on pins) (Speyeria adiaste atossa) at the McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity.



Zestos skippers (Epargyreus zestos) at the McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity.

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