Coun­tries with high­est num­ber of species at risk of ex­tinc­tion VUL­NER­A­BLE

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India Today - - GLOSSARY - Graphic by TANMOY CHAKRABORTY Source: Scientific Amer­i­can Con­ser­va­tion Pre­dic­tions for 2017; In­ter­na­tional Union for Con­ser­va­tion of Na­ture’s Red List of Threat­ened Species; World Wildlife Liv­ing Planet Re­port; Con­ser­va­tion In­ter­na­tional; UN Food and Agri

Congo Basin, Coastal East Africa US, South Africa, Ja­pan, Ocea­nia, Chile, Mediter­ranean, Global Me­soamer­i­can Reef, Coastal East Africa, Co­ral Tri­an­gle, The Galá­pa­gos, Gulf of Cal­i­for­nia China USA Mex­ico Ecuador sub-Sa­ha­ran Africa Brazil, Tan­za­nia, In­dia, China, Aus­tralia Cen­tral Africa Antarc­tic Penin­sula Cen­tral and South Amer­ica Bri­tain Malaysia In­done­sia 1,229 1,226 1,074 1,206 AFRICAN ELE­PHANT 2,301 900 GREAT WHITE SHARK GI­ANT TOR­TOISE SLOTH GO­RILLA SEA TUR­TLES PEN­GUIN HIP­POPOTA­MUS HEDGEHOG GI­ANT PANDA

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