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A black and white spitting cobra (Naja siamensis) at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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ANI074-00141

A black and white spitting cobra (Naja siamensis) at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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ANI110-00451

A helmeted water toad (Calyptocephalella gayi) at the Santiago Zoo in Chile. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI110-00450

A helmeted water toad (Calyptocephalella gayi) at the Santiago Zoo in Chile. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI110-00449

A helmeted water toad (Calyptocephalella gayi) at the Santiago Zoo in Chile. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI104-00300

A South American yellow-footed tortoise (Chelonoidis denticulata) at the Santiago Zoo in Chile. This species is listed a vulnerable bu IUCN.

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ANI104-00299

A South American yellow-footed tortoise (Chelonoidis denticulata) at the Santiago Zoo in Chile. This species is listed a vulnerable bu IUCN.

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ANI066-00165

A female white-eyed giant leaf-tailed gecko
(Uroplatus giganteus) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI066-00164

A male white-eyed giant leaf-tailed gecko
(Uroplatus giganteus) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI066-00163

A pair of white-eyed giant leaf-tailed gecko
(Uroplatus giganteus) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.
The male is larger and more brown, on left. Female is smaller and lighter in color.
This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI066-00162

A pair of white-eyed giant leaf-tailed gecko
(Uroplatus giganteus) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.
The male is larger and more brown, on left. Female is smaller and lighter in color.
This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI066-00161

A pair of white-eyed giant leaf-tailed gecko
(Uroplatus giganteus) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.
The male is larger and more brown, on left. Female is smaller and lighter in color.
This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI066-00160

A female white-eyed giant leaf-tailed gecko
(Uroplatus giganteus) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI066-00159

A male white-eyed giant leaf-tailed gecko
(Uroplatus giganteus) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI066-00152

A spearpoint leaf-tail gecko (Uroplatus ebenaui) from a private collection. This species is camouflaged to look like a dead leaf that’s been chewed on by insects.
This species is listed a vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI066-00151

A spearpoint leaf-tail gecko (Uroplatus ebenaui) from a private collection. This species is camouflaged to look like a dead leaf that’s been chewed on by insects.
This species is listed a vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI066-00150

A spearpoint leaf-tail gecko (Uroplatus ebenaui) from a private collection. This species is camouflaged to look like a dead leaf that’s been chewed on by insects.
This species is listed a vulnerable by IUCN.

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ANI066-00149

A spearpoint leaf-tail gecko (Uroplatus ebenaui) from a private collection. This species is camouflaged to look like a dead leaf that’s been chewed on by insects.
This species is listed a vulnerable by IUCN.

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INV004-00084

A spindle elima (Elimia capillaris) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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INV004-00082

A spindle elima (Elimia capillaris) photographed at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, AL. This species is listed as vulnerable by IUCN.

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INV004-00080

A pair of spotted rocksnails (Leptoxis picta) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A pair of spotted rocksnails (Leptoxis picta) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center in Marion, Alabama.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A red rainbowfish (Glossolepis incisus) at the Downtown Aquarium in Denver, Colorado.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A red rainbowfish (Glossolepis incisus) at the Downtown Aquarium in Denver, Colorado.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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Shoshone pupfish (Cyprinodon nevadensis shoshone) collected in Shoshone, California.

This fish was considered extinct at one point, but was rediscovered at the source of a spring in the town of Shoshone, California, in 1986.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A shoshone pupfish (Cyprinodon nevadensis shoshone) collected in Shoshone, California.

This fish was considered extinct at one point, but was rediscovered at the source of a spring in the town of Shoshone, California, in 1986.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A male and a female Thorold’s deer (Cervus albirostris) at the Prague Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A male and a female Thorold’s deer (Cervus albirostris) at the Prague Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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ANI023-00244

A Thorold’s deer (Cervus albirostris) at the Prague Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A male Mishmi takin (Budorcas taxicolor) at the Prague Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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A male Mishmi takin (Budorcas taxicolor) at the Prague Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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ANI111-00026

Southern hognose snakes (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

These individuals are “playing dead”, a common defense tactic for this species as some predators don’t want to touch something that’s sick, dying or dead.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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ANI111-00025

A southern hognose snake (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

This individual is “playing dead”, a common defense tactic for this species as some predators don’t want to touch something that’s sick, dying or dead.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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ANI111-00024

Southern hognose snakes (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

These individuals are “playing dead”, a common defense tactic for this species as some predators don’t want to touch something that’s sick, dying or dead.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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ANI111-00023

A southern hognose snake (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

This individual is “playing dead”, a common defense tactic for this species as some predators don’t want to touch something that’s sick, dying or dead.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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ANI111-00022

A southern hognose snake (Heterodon simus) in red and white color phases, at a private collection.

This species is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

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