South America // Near Threatened // Rodentia // image source
Fun Fact: Although they resemble rabbits, maras are more closely related to guinea pigs and cavies.
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Western Pacific Ocean // Near Threatened // Chondrichthyes // image source
Fun Fact: This shark’s name comes from an Aboriginal word meaning “shaggy beard”.
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Southeast Asia // Near Threatened // Columbiformes // image source
Fun Fact: The Luzon bleeding-heart is found only on certain islands in the Philippines.
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