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Major Causes Species Are Endangered
Animals.NET aim to promote curiosity in nature and animals among youngsters, as well as increase their consciousness in conservation and environmental safety. All pictures used are royalty-free, and credit are included within the Alt tag of each image. The 210 different anglerfish species reside in just about all oceanic habitats. Some are found solely within the deep sea, others are discovered closer to shore. Some species reside in coral reefs and others on sandy ocean bottoms.
They’re native Australian animals , marsupials and really quite odd trying creatures, though very cute. The numbat resembles an anteater and is in fact often known as the banded anteater. They’re endangered as a result of introduced predators such as cats and foxes in order that they’re not commonly seen.
If you’ve visited the Great Barrier Reef you’ve more than probably seen a Humphead Wrasse, also called a Maori Wrasse or Napoleon Wrasse. It’s an endangered species due to overfishing, however should you see one, they’re very pleasant, and quite massive. Go on a snorkel or scuba diving tour and you’ll be introduced to Wally the Wrasse. Camels aren’t native Australian animals and hopefully that isn’t an excessive amount of of a shock to you! They’re value a mention simply because there are so many wild camels in the country (round 1.2 million of them!) particularly in the Outback. They have been imported to assist with transportation and construction back in the 19th century however at the moment are feral.
There are so many camels that they’re exported to the Middle East. The lesser bilby is unfortunately extinct however the greater bilby can nonetheless be found in Australia, though it’s endangered. Also known as a rabbit bandicoot, as a result of it’s very similar to the bandicoot however with very long ears, the bilby is native to Australia. Many animals on this listing are endemic to Australia, that means they’re found only here, i.e. they’re native to Australia.