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Echidna together with the platypus, are the only extant mammals that lay eggs (order Monotremata).

Echidna together with the platypus, are the only extant mammals that lay eggs (order Monotremata).

The kakapo is one of the most unique birds you will ever see and it is the only parrot incapable of flight. Found in New Zealand it only comes in one color, yellow green, and it even has whiskers under its beak. The 126 remaining birds are extremely endangered

25 Most Endangered Species on Earth

The kakapo is one of the most unique birds you will ever see and it is the only parrot incapable of flight. Found in New Zealand it only comes in one color, yellow green, and it even has whiskers under its beak. The 126 remaining birds are extremely endangered

The Iriomote cat (Prionailurus bengalensis iriomotensis) is a subspecies of the leopard cat living exclusively on the Japanese island of Iriomote. It has been classified as Critically Endangered by IUCN since 2008, as the population size is fewer than 250, is declining, and consists of a single subpopulation. As of 2007, there are an estimated 100–109 individuals remaining.

American Curl Cat Breeds

The Iriomote cat (Prionailurus bengalensis iriomotensis) is a subspecies of the leopard cat living exclusively on the Japanese island of Iriomote. It has been classified as Critically Endangered by IUCN since 2008, as the population size is fewer than 250, is declining, and consists of a single subpopulation. As of 2007, there are an estimated 100–109 individuals remaining.

Baby Olinguito is Super cute!!! I heard of one of these just today how funny! November 4, 2013

Baby Olinguito is Super Squee!

Baby Olinguito is Super cute!!! I heard of one of these just today how funny! November 4, 2013

Saimaa Ringed Seal. Very endangered mammal, which lives only in one area in the world, Saimaa lake, Finland.

Saimaa Ringed Seal. Very endangered mammal, which lives only in one area in the world, Saimaa lake, Finland.

The Northern White Rhino (Ceratotherium simum cottoni) of central Africa is now “possibly extinct” in the wild and the Javan Rhino (Rhinoceros sondaicus annamiticus) is ”probably extinct” in Vietnam, after poachers killed the last animal there in 2010. A small but declining population survives on the Indonesian island of Java.

The Northern White Rhino (Ceratotherium simum cottoni) of central Africa is now “possibly extinct” in the wild and the Javan Rhino (Rhinoceros sondaicus annamiticus) is ”probably extinct” in Vietnam, after poachers killed the last animal there in 2010. A small but declining population survives on the Indonesian island of Java.

Sulawesi Bear Cuscus (Ailurops ursinus) by AdvoKat_ - Katrin Lowe. Vulnerable. The Sulawesi bear cuscus, named for its thick, dark and bear-like fur, is not a true bear but an arboreal marsupial. It uses its elongated claws and long, prehensile tail to navigate the upper canopy. Native to the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia.

Sulawesi Bear Cuscus (Ailurops ursinus) by AdvoKat_ - Katrin Lowe. Vulnerable. The Sulawesi bear cuscus, named for its thick, dark and bear-like fur, is not a true bear but an arboreal marsupial. It uses its elongated claws and long, prehensile tail to navigate the upper canopy. Native to the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia.

- * Binturong * - The body of the binturong is long and heavy and low on the legs. It has a thick fur of strong black hair. The binturong, also called a bearcat, is found in South and Southeast Asia -

Cats That Find Comfort In Finding Warm Spots

- * Binturong * - The body of the binturong is long and heavy and low on the legs. It has a thick fur of strong black hair. The binturong, also called a bearcat, is found in South and Southeast Asia -

The Mountain Pygmy-possum, Burramys parvus, is Australia’s only hibernating marsupial. There are thought to be less than 2000 Mountain Pygmy-possums left in the wild, and the species is listed as Critically Endangered.

The Mountain Pygmy-possum, Burramys parvus, is Australia’s only hibernating marsupial. There are thought to be less than 2000 Mountain Pygmy-possums left in the wild, and the species is listed as Critically Endangered.

Adorable baby rhino named Olmoti.

Adorable baby rhino named Olmoti.

Dwarf mongoose by Stephen Bridson, via Flickr

Dwarf mongoose by Stephen Bridson, via Flickr

Fisher (Martes pennanti / Pekania pennanti). Photo by Jeff Wendorff (at http://portfolio.jeffwendorff.com/fisher-photos/h1026C095#he599d84).

Fisher (Martes pennanti / Pekania pennanti). Photo by Jeff Wendorff (at http://portfolio.jeffwendorff.com/fisher-photos/h1026C095#he599d84).

Tortuguero, Costa Rica, which can be translated as Land of Turtles, is a village on the Northern Caribbean coast of Costa Rica in the Limón Province. It gave its name to the neighboring Tortuguero National Park. The village is situated on a sand bar island, separated from the mainland by Tortuguero River and bordering the Caribbean Sea.

Tortuguero, Costa Rica, which can be translated as Land of Turtles, is a village on the Northern Caribbean coast of Costa Rica in the Limón Province. It gave its name to the neighboring Tortuguero National Park. The village is situated on a sand bar island, separated from the mainland by Tortuguero River and bordering the Caribbean Sea.

Sunda Flying Lemur - FYAP2065 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Sunda Flying Lemur - FYAP2065 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

10 Things You Didn't Know About African Wild Dogs

10 Things You Didn't Know About African Wild Dogs

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