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Species on the Red List up to 2019

The statistic shows the number of endangered species on the Red List from 1996 to 2019. As of 2019, about 9,013 vertebrates were on the red list. Vertebrates include mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fishes.

The data include species that are threatened with extinction, animals that are critically endangered with extinction, and endangered animals.

Number of endangered species on the Red List from 1996 to 2019

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Release date

December 2019



Survey time period

1996 to 2019

Supplementary notes

IUCN = International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.
Organisms on the Red List are those categorized as: Critically Endangered (CR), Endangered (EN) or Vulnerable (VU).

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