Endangered Reptiles of the Middle East
Show reptiles in the Middle East with profiles available.
Show all reptiles of concern in the Middle East.
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Common Name Range ***
Black Sea Viper Turkey
Desert Monitor Asia, Africa, and the Middle East
Lar Valley Viper Iran
Loggerhead Sea Turtle Middle East
Mugger Crocodile Iraq, Pakistan

More endangered creatures in the Middle East:

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**What reptiles are listed here?:

The Middle East section of this site lists the folllowing reptiles appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Reptiles that dwell in or migrate to any area considered apart of the Middle East.
  • Reptiles that dwell in the Arabian Peninsula.
  • Reptiles of Cyprus.
  • Reptiles of Egypt, Israel or any other transcontinental (with Africa or Asia) area.
  • Reptiles of the Mediterranean Sea and its islands.
  • Reptiles of the Palearctic.
  • Reptiles of Saudi Arabia.

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About EEC page.

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