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Nabire, a Northern white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum cottoni) was one of the last five northern white rhinos left on Earth. She died on Monday, July 27, 2015, just one week after this photo was taken at the Dvur Kralove Zoo. This species is critically endangered, and heading towards extinction.

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Nabire, a Northern white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum cottoni) was one of the last five northern white rhinos left on Earth. She died on Monday, July 27, 2015, just one week after this photo was taken at the Dvur Kralove Zoo. This species is critically endangered, and heading towards extinction.

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A Stella’s lorikeet (Charmosyna papou) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A Stella’s lorikeet (Charmosyna papou) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A double-wattled cassowary (Casuarius casuarius sclateri) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A double-wattled cassowary (Casuarius casuarius sclateri) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A double-wattled cassowary (Casuarius casuarius sclateri) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A black eagle (Ictinaetus malalensis malalensis) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A black eagle (Ictinaetus malalensis malalensis) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A black eagle (Ictinaetus malalensis malalensis) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A critically endangered Javan giant softshell turtle (Chitra chitra javensis) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A critically endangered Javan giant softshell turtle (Chitra chitra javensis) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A Sumatran binturong (Arctictis binturong niasensis) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This species is listed as vulnerable under the IUCN red list. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A Sumatran binturong (Arctictis binturong niasensis) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This species is listed as vulnerable under the IUCN red list. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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Javan binturongs (Arctictis binturong penicillatus) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This species are listed as vulnerable by IUCN. These animals are under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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Javan binturongs (Arctictis binturong penicillatus) at a private collection in Jakarta, Indonesia. This species are listed as vulnerable by IUCN. These animals are under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A black giant squirrel (Ratufa bicolor bicolor) in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A pale giant squirrel (Ratufa affinis) in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A pale giant squirrel (Ratufa affinis) in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A pale giant squirrel (Ratufa affinis) in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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A pale giant squirrel (Ratufa affinis) in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal is under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama.

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An endangered Javan warty pig (Sus verrucosus verrucosus) in Jakarta, Indonesia. This animal has been under the care of PT. Alam Nusantara Jayatama, since it was rescued from the wild a month ago after losing a front foot in a poacher’s snare.

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A roseate spoonbill (Platalea ajaja) at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas. .

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A mouse opossum (Thylamys elegans) at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo.

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A red fox (Vulpes vulpes vulpes) at Nebraska Wildlife Rehab.

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An Egyptian Plover (Pluvianus aegyptius) at the Tulsa Zoo.

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Various finches including two blue-headed cordon-bleus (Uraeginthus cyanocephala), a lavender waxbill (Estrilda caerulescens), a red-headed Finch (Amadina erythrocephala) and a red-billed firefinch (Lagonosticta senegala) at the Tulsa Zoo.

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Various finches including a blue-headed cordon-bleu (Uraeginthus cyanocephala), a lavender waxbill (Estrilda caerulescens), a red-headed Finch (Amadina erythrocephala) and a white-rumped parson finch (Poephila cincta cincta) at the Tulsa Zoo.

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A male summer tanager (Piranga rubra) at the Tulsa Zoo.

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A male summer tanager (Piranga rubra) at the Tulsa Zoo.

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A male summer tanager (Piranga rubra) at the Tulsa Zoo.

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A golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) named Zephyr at the Point Defiance Zoo.

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A Bermuda diamondback terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin). This may soon be designated as a separate subspecies or even a full species, and was photographed at the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo.

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An endangered African penguin (Spheniscus demersus), aka a black-footed penguin or jackass penguin, at the Hogle Zoo in Salt Lake City.

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