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Critically Endangered

Unusual New Fairy Lantern Plant Is Already Critically Endangered

Defending Listed Threatened Species

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The Iucn Purple List Partnership

Bouvier’s red colobus monkeys are currently categorised as critically endangered by the IUCN. was thought to have gone extinct earlier than its rediscovery in 1989. The rare and elusive species is simply present in northern Vietnam. The species inhabits subtropical areas with its range presently restricted to small areas within the provinces of Ha Giang, Bac Kan, Tuyen Quang, and Thai Nguyen. They reside in primary forests with broad-leaved evergreen vegetation and bamboo.

It divides various species into seven completely different categories of conservation which are primarily based on habitat vary, population size, habitat, threats, etc. Each category representing a different stage of global extinction threat. Species that are considered to be Critically Endangered are placed inside the “threatened” class. With this update, 31 species also transfer into the Extinct category, and the entire world’s freshwater dolphin species are now threatened … Read More