Critically Endangered


Following the international Union for conservation of Nature (IUCN) red list, here are some of the critically Endangered species in the world.

       Animal                           Scientific Name

1. Amur Leopard                    Panthera pardus orientalis
2.Black Rhino                            Diceros bicornis
3.Bornean Orangutan            Pongo pygmaeus
4.Cross River Gorilla            Gorilla gorilla diehli
5.Eastern Lowland Gorilla    Gorilla beringei graueri
6.Hawksbill Turtle                    Eretmochelys imbricata
7.Javan Rhino                            Rhinoceros sondaicus
8.Malayan Tiger                    Panthera tigris jacksoni
9.Mountain Gorilla                    Gorilla beringei beringei
10.Orangutan                            Pongo abelii, Pongo pygmaeus
11.Saola                                Pseudoryx nghetinhensis
12.South China Tiger            Panthera tigris amoyensis
13.Sumatran Elephant            Elephas maximus sumatranus
14.Sumatran Orangutan            Pongo abelii
15.Sumatran Tiger                    Panthera tigris sumatrae
16.Vaquita                            Phocoena sinus
17.Western Lowland Gorilla    Gorilla gorilla gorilla
18.Yangtze Finless Porpois       Neophocaena asiaeorientalis ssp. asiaeorientalis

For more conservation status visit the international Union for conservation of Nature (IUCN) red list.



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