1. Arabian Oryx
The Arabian Oryx is a medium sized antelope native to desert and steppe areas of the Arabian peninsula. In 1986 the Arabian oryx was classified as endangered on the IUCN Red List, and in 2011 it was the first animal to receive Vulnerable status.
2. Harlequin Toad
The World Conservation Union (IUCN) has listed this frog as Critically Endangered and facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild, because most of them have disappeared since 1988.
3. Bog Turtle
It is the smallest North American turtle, measuring about 10 centimeters long when fully grown. But this reptile represents a big conservation problem. Wetland development and drainage have drastically reduced suitable habitat for this and many other species around the globe.
4. Siau Island Tarsier
The Siau Island tarsier is among animal species newly designated critically endangered in the 2011 update of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)’s Red List of Threatened Species.
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