Photo Gallery – I: The 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

A plant or an animal species receive protection under the Endangered Species Act. And, before it receives the protection, the species must first be placed on the Federal list of endangered and threatened wildlife and plants.

Here is a photo gallery of species spotted and considered threatened according to the 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.


the polar bear ursus maritimus

The Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus)

golden rumped sengi

The Golden-rumped Sengi (Rhynchocyon chrysopygus)

the common hippopotamus hippopotamus amphibius

The Common Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius)

julianas golden mole neamblysomus julianae

Juliana’s Golden Mole (Neamblysomus julianae)


the pink pigeon nesoenas mayeri

The Pink Pigeon (Nesoenas mayeri)

the white tailed eagle haliaeetus albicilla

The White-tailed Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla)


iberolacerta cyreni

Iberolacerta cyreni

the giant bronze gecko ailuronyx trachygaster

The Giant Bronze Gecko (Ailuronyx trachygaster)


the blue poison frogdendrobates azureus

The Blue Poison Frog(Dendrobates azureus)

To be continued…

Via: Redlist…

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