Earth Our Home Too : List of endangered Animals in India

CRITICALLY ENDANGERED SPECIES

Birds

  1. White-bellied Heron (Ardea insignis)

  2. Great Indian Bustard (Ardeotis nigriceps)

  3. Forest Owlet (Athene blewitti)

  4. Baer’s Pochard (Aythya baeri)

  5. Spoon-billed Sandpiper (Eurynorhynchus pygmeus)

  6. Siberian Crane (Grus leucogeranus)

  7. White-rumped Vulture (Gyps bengalensis)

  8. Indian Vulture (Gyps indicus)

  9. Slender-billed Vulture (Gyps tenuirostris)

  10. Bengal Florican (Houbaropsis bengalensis)

  11. Himalayan Quail (Ophrysia superciliosa)

  12. Jerdon’s Courser (Rhinoptilus bitorquatus)

  13. Pink-headed Duck (Rhodonessa caryophyllacea)

  14. Red-headed Vulture (Sarcogyps calvus)

  15. Sociable Lapwing (Vanellus gregarius)

Fish

  1. Knifetooth sawfish (Anoxypristis cuspidata)

  2. Pondicherry shark (Carcharhinus hemiodon)

  3. Ganges shark (Glyphis gangeticus)

  4. Deccan labeo (Labeo potail)

  5. Largetooth sawfish (Pristis microdon)

  6. Longcomb sawfish (Pristis zijsron)

Reptiles and amphibians

  1. Northern river terrapin (Batagur baska)

  2. Red-crowned roofed turtle (Batagur kachuga)

  3. Leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea)

  4. Hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata)

  5. Ghats wart frog (Fejervarya murthii)

  6. Gharial (Gavialis gangeticus)

  7. Gundia Indian frog (Indirana gundia)

  8. Toad-skinned frog (Indirana phrynoderma)

  9. Charles Darwin’s frog (Ingerana charlesdarwini)

  10. Rao’s torrent frog (Micrixalus kottigeharensis)

  11. Amboli bush frog (Pseudophilautus amboli)

  12. White-spotted bush frog (Raorchestes chalazodes)

  13. Griet bush frog (Raorchestes griet)

  14. Munnar bush frog (Raorchestes munnarensis)

  15. Ponmudi bush frog (Raorchestes ponmudi)

  16. Sacred Grove bush frog (Raorchestes sanctisilvaticus)

  17. Shillong bubble-nest frog (Raorchestes shillongensis)

  18. Anaimalai flying frog (Rhacophorus pseudomalabaricus)

Mammals

  1. Namdapha flying squirrel (Biswamoyopterus biswasi)

  2. Himalayan wolf  (“Canis himalayensis“)

  3. Kashmir stag (Cervus canadensis hanglu)

  4. Elvira rat (Cremnomys elvira)

  5. Andaman shrew (Crocidura andamanensis)

  6. Jenkins’ shrew (Crocidura jenkinsi)

  7. Nicobar shrew (Crocidura nicobarica)

  8. Sumatran rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis)

  9. Kondana soft-furred rat (Millardia kondana)

  10. Pygmy hog (Porcula salvania)

  11. Javan rhinoceros (Rhinoceros sondaicus)

  12. Malabar large-spotted civet (Viverra civettina)

ENDANGERED

Fish

Birds

Mammals

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