Endangered Fishes of South America
| Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones
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|Rainbow Parrotfish||Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America|
|Whale Shark||Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, Oceanic, South America|
|More creatures in South America:|
Mammals | Birds | Reptiles | Amphibians | Fishes | Insects | Arachnids
Worms | Clams | Crustaceans | Snails | Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones
***What fishes are listed here?:The South America section of this site lists the folllowing fishes appearing on select endangered species lists:
- Fishes that dwell in or migrate to any part of the South American continent and nearby islands.
- Fishes dwelling in the Amazon Basin.
In some cases, the creatures listed in this section may also be found on other continents or in other areas, which is why you may see additional areas noted in the range column.Disclaimer:
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
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