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A critically-endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered female Sumatran tiger (Panthera tigris sumatrae) and her five-month-old cubs.

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A critically endangered and federally endangered western gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) with her infant.

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A critically endangered and federally endangered western gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) with her infant.

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Critically endangered robustus black spider monkeys (Ateles fusciceps robustus) at the Omaha Zoo. These monkeys have four fingers and no thumb, something that’s typical of spider monkeys. Shown are Corkey and Consuela (with her baby).

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Critically endangered robustus black spider monkeys (Ateles fusciceps robustus) at the Omaha Zoo. These monkeys have four fingers and no thumb, something that’s typical of spider monkeys. Shown are Corkey and Consuela (with her baby).

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Brahminy blind snakes (Ramphotyphlops braminus) at Cape Canaveral.

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Southern ring-necked snakes (Diadophis punctatus punctatus) at Cape Canaveral.

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Southern ring-necked snakes (Diadophis punctatus punctatus) at Cape Canaveral.

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Rare wild Banker horses on Shackleford Banks. There are only 350 Banker horses left in the world.

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Rare wild Banker horses on Shackleford Banks. There are only 350 Banker horses left in the world.

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Paper wasp, an introduced/non-native species on Santa Cruz Island in Galapagos National Park.

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American flamingos, Phoenicopterus ruber, on Floreana Island in Galapagos National Park.

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Critically endangered waved albatross, Phoebastria irrorata, on Espanola Island in the Galapagos.

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An endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered African wild dog (Lycaon pictus) at the Omaha Zoo.

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Tourists photograph very old and very rare Galapagos tortoises, Chelonoidis vicina, at the Charles Darwin Research Station in the Galapagos.

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Tourists photograph very old and very rare Galapagos tortoises, Chelonoidis vicina, at the Charles Darwin Research Station in the Galapagos.

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Augustine, a mother koala with her young ones Gus and Rupert (one is adopted and one is her own offspring) at the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital.

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Federally endangered peninsula pronghorn antelope (Antilocapra americana peninsularis). This is one of North America’s rarest mammals, with fewer than 200 surviving in the wild.

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Federally endangered peninsula pronghorn antelope (Antilocapra americana peninsularis). This is one of North America’s rarest mammals, with fewer than 200 surviving in the wild.

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Federally endangered peninsula pronghorn antelope (Antilocapra americana peninsularis). This is one of North America’s rarest mammals, with fewer than 200 surviving in the wild.

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Three ring-tailed cats (Bassariscus astutus) at the Fort Worth Zoo. Ring-tailed cats are mammals of the raccoon family from North America.

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Vulnerable Asian small-clawed otters (Aonyx cinerea) at the Omaha Zoo.

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Galapagos fur seal (Arctocephalus galapagoensis) on Isabella Island in Galapagos National Park.

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Madagascar hissing roaches pull tiny tractors at the Indiana state fair.

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Central newts (Notophthalmus viridescens louisianensis) with southern leopard frog (Rana sphenocephala) eggs, a favorite food source, at Bennett Springs State Park near Lebanon, Missouri.

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An interior least tern (Sterna antillarum), a federally endangered species, on its nest at the Western Sand and Gravel mine along the Platte River near Fremont, NE. Many mine companies are pausing work during the nesting season in areas this bird and other rare species use.

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Cowboys at the C-Diamond Ranch near Fort Pierre, South Dakota.

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Male and female brown-headed cowbirds (Molothrus ater).

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Male and female brown-headed cowbirds (Molothrus ater).

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Wrinkled marshsnail (Stagnicola caperata) at the Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge. The species is listed as endangered at the state level, but not federally.

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Wrinkled marshsnail (Stagnicola caperata) at the Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge. The species is listed as endangered at the state level, but not federally.

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Wrinkled marshsnail (Stagnicola caperata) at the Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge. The species is listed as endangered at the state level, but not federally.

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Noel’s amphipod (Gammarus desperatus) a critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered crustacean at the Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge.

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Chihuahua chubs (Gila nigrescens) were critically endangered (IUCN) until they were reassessed in 2012, now vulnerable (IUCN) and federally threatened from the Membres River, which flows through New Mexico and northern Mexico.

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Chihuahua chubs (Gila nigrescens) were critically endangered (IUCN) until they were reassessed in 2012, now vulnerable (IUCN) and federally threatened from the Membres River, which flows through New Mexico and northern Mexico.

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Virgin River chub (Gila robusta seminuda), a federally endangered fish from the Virgin and Colorado River systems.

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