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One in Five of World39s Plant Species at Risk of Extinction But 2000

One in Five of World39s Plant Species at Risk of Extinction But 2000

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A Fifth of Plants Risk Extinction as Farms, Logging Expand - Scientific American

One in five of world's plant species at risk of extinction | Environment | The Guardian

Rosellas growing in field

One in five of world's plant species at risk of extinction | Environment | The Guardian

New plant species discovered in 2015 - in pictures

One in five of world's plant species at risk of extinction | Environment | The Guardian

New plant species discovered in 2015 - in pictures | Environment | The Guardian

Deforestation due to land clearing for palm oil production. One of the biggest factors threatening plant species ...

The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew released today their first annual report where they found that one

One of the biggest factors threatening plant species is the destruction of habitats, including for

Funding boost to help save England's rarest species from extinction

One of the biggest factors threatening plant species is the destruction of habitats, including for farming, such as palm oil production.

1 in 5 plants are going extinct, but here's the opportunity | Environmental Defense Fund

The coffee plant is already suffering as rising temperatures make the beans impossible to grow and increase diseases. Credit: CIDSE/flickr. “

UK's rarest plants are at risk of extinction, charity warns

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Ancient ferns highly threatened in Europe – IUCN Red List

Begonia ruthiae (Sabah)

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1 in 5 Plants Species Facing Extinction, First Global Assessment Finds

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Are plant societies on the verge of extinction?

... Twenty Percent of the World's Plants Could Go Extinct — And It's Not Just From Climate ...

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A critically endangered tree as per the IUCN Red List of threatened species, located at

The showy Monarch butterfly – one of the world's recognizable insects – has experienced a 90% decrease since the 1990s. It faces multiple threats most ...

Medicinal plants face high risk of extinction in Asia

Iberian Lynx (Lynx pardinus) Threat category: ENDANGERED

Canadian Endangered Species Conservation Council

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Marine species threatened with extinction aren't just whales, seals and turtles—they include fish, corals, mollusks, birds, and a lone seagrass

Gypsy cuckoo bumble bee

Endangered animal species in India

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Endangered species. Golden-crowned sifaka in habitat

The Siberian tiger is an Endangered (EN) tiger subspecies. Three tiger subspecies are already extinct (see List of carnivorans by population).

Biodiversity: Facts and figures

The species is among those threatened with extinction in the next three human lifetimes, a new study finds. Alastair Nelson/Wildlife Conservation ...

Silky sifaka (Propithecus candidus), fewer than 1,000 still alive. The World's 100 most threatened species ...

After a species is evaluated by the IUCN, it is placed into one of eight

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Conservation - Which species are most vulnerable to extinction? | Britannica.com

Springville clarkia, endemic to California, is a rare species of flowering plant in the

As the world's tallest land mammal, the Giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) is a well-known charismatic giant. However, it is less well-known that habitat loss ...

Critically Endangered Sumatran orang-utan (Pongo abelii)

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Figure 1. RLIs for reef-forming corals, birds, mammals, and amphibians. Coral species are moving towards increased extinction risk most rapidly, ...

Eryngium fluminense

World's chameleons facing potential extinction crisis. The lesser chameleon (Furcifer minor) is listed as Endangered. This species is only

Chilean rhubarb (Gunnera tinctoria) can establish in moist habitats where it forms dense colonies

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A new species of parsnip from Turkey

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has published its annual Red List

Humans Just Killed Off These 12 Animals, And You Didn't Even Notice | HuffPost

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Top Five Causes of Species Extinction

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But all use the same techniques and tools to lure and trap insects.

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The Helmeted Hornbill (Critically Endangered) is one of innumerable bird species that will benefit

In Canada, this perennial sedge is known only to occur at two lakeshore wetlands, both located in southwestern Nova Scotia. The plants in Nova Scotia are an ...

Self-explanatory Endangered Species infographic by Kelsey Joudrey.

Infographic: Top 20 countries with most endangered species MNN - Mother Nature Network.

Plants extinct in the wild[edit]

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Carnivorous Plant Siblings Reunited

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The solitary Amur leopard is one of the world's most endangered cats. DigitalART/Wikimedia Commons

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Fraxinus americana. Kris Bachtell/The Morton Arbore

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The dhole, Asia's most endangered top predator, is on the edge of extinction .

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We're wiping out one-fifth of Earth's plant species

Corroboree Frog. Australian Alps/Flickr

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The orange-bellied parrot (Neophema chrysogaster) is one of Australia's most endangered species. Image Credit: JJ Harrison/Wikimedia

Four out of six great apes one step away from extinction – IUCN Red List | IUCN

The Jaguar – an Endangered Species – photo by Craig Kasnoff

All 28 species marked in this way are described under 'Species seed biology profiles.'