A critically endangered Florida bonneted bat (Eumops floridanus).
Endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered mountain tapir (Tapirus pinchaque). There are only 10 in captivity world wide and are being phased out of zoos.
A vulnerable giant anteater (Myrmecophaga tridactyla) at Sunset Zoo.
An endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Malayan tapir (Tapirus indicus) at the Omaha Zoo.
A binturong (Arctictis binturong) at the Houston Zoo. (IUCN: Vulnerable)
A vulnerable binturong (Arctictis binturong) at the Houston Zoo.
A fruit bat (Lissonycteris sp.) hanging with wings folded, from Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea.
An orphaned mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx) in the market at Malabo on Bioko island, Equatorial Guinea.
A herd of bison (Bison bison) standing on the prairie at Maxwell State Game Preserve in Canton, Kansas.
A silhouette of a man standing in a arched window in an old farmhouse in Dunbar, Nebraska.
A young girl distorting her face against a screen door in Leech Lake, Minnesota.
Portrait of a teenage boy with braces.
Photographer Ian Nichols eats a dinner of rice and mush by headlamp on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea.
A basset hound looks up in a Nebraska home.
An endangered Forsten’s (travancore) tortoise (Indotestudo forstenii) at Zoo Atlanta. This terrestrial species is from Indonesia’s Sulawesi Island.
A federally endangered jaguar (Panthera onca) at the Chapultepec Zoo in Mexico City.
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