Endangered Mammals of Central America
| Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones
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|Cougar||North and Central America|
|Geoffroy's Spider Monkey||Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama|
|Haitian Solenodon||Dominican Republic, Haiti|
|Jaguar||Arizona, California, Central and South America, Louisiana, Mexico, New Mexico, Texas|
|Jaguarundi||Arizona, Costa Rica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Texas|
|Little Spotted Cat||Costa Rica to Northern Argentina|
|Mantled Howler Monkey||Mexico to South America|
|Margay||Central and South America, Mexico|
|Ocelot||USA (Arizona, Texas) to Central and South America|
|Red-backed Squirrel Monkey||Costa Rica, Panama|
|West Indian Manatee||Caribbean Sea, South America, Southeastern USA|
|More creatures in Central America:|
Mammals | Birds | Reptiles | Amphibians | Fishes | Insects | Arachnids
Worms | Clams | Crustaceans | Snails | Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones
***What mammals are listed here?:The Central America section of this site lists the folllowing mammals appearing on select endangered species lists:
- Mammals that dwell in or migrate to any region found in Central America and any nearby islands between North and South America.
- Mammals of the Caribbean Islands or Caribbean Sea.
- Mammals that dwell in or migrate to the West Indies (Jamaica, Bahamas, Trinidad, etc.).
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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