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Note/Disclaimer: This list is made possible through a database keyword search/filtering process which may not be 100% accurate. Therefore, all endangered species of Ethiopia may not be listed here. For a complete list of endangered species in Africa, browse the Africa endangered species list.

Endangered species found in Ethiopia:

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total at the bottom of this page 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 Us page.

 Species NameScientific NameGroupRange
1. Abyssinian Longclaw Macronyx flavicollis Birds Ethiopia
2. Acacia pseudonigrescens Acacia pseudonigrescens Plants Ethiopia
3. Acacia prasinata Acacia prasinata Plants Ethiopia
4. Acacia venosa Acacia venosa Plants Eritrea, Ethiopia
5. Afrcan White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus Birds Africa
6. African Elephant Loxodonta africana Mammals Africa
7. African Lion Panthera leo Mammals Africa, Asia
8. African Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris Birds Africa, Asia, Middle East
9. African Spurred Tortoise Centrochelys sulcata Reptiles Chad, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan
10. African Wild Ass Equus africanus Mammals Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
11. African Wild Dog  WATCH A LIVE AFRICAN WILD DOG Lycaon pictus Mammals Sub-saharan Africa
12. Agabus discicollis Agabus discicollis Insects Ethiopia
13. Ancylus ashangiensis Ancylus ashangiensis Snails Ethiopia
14. Ankober Serin Serinus ankoberensis Birds Ethiopia
15. Anopyxis klaineana Anopyxis klaineana Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone, Sudan
16. Awash Multimammate Mouse Mastomys awashensis Mammals Ethiopia
17. Bailey's Shrew Crocidura baileyi Mammals Ethiopia
18. Bale Monkey Chlorocebus djamdjamensis Mammals Ethiopia
19. Bale Mountains Frog Ericabatrachus baleensis Amphibians Ethiopia
20. Bale Mountains Tree Frog Balebreviceps hillmani Amphibians Ethiopia
21. Bale Shrew Crocidura bottegoides Mammals Ethiopia
22. Baphia abyssinica Baphia abyssinica Plants Ethiopia, Sudan
23. Basra Reed Warbler Acrocephalus griseldis Birds Botswana, Egypt, Ethiopia, Iran, Israel, Kenya, Kuwait, Malawi, Mozambique, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda
24. Beira Antelope Dorcatragus megalotis Mammals Ethiopia, Somalia
25. Beisa Oryx Oryx beisa Mammals Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania
26. Big-headed Mole Rat Tachyoryctes macrocephalus Mammals Ethiopia
27. Biomphalaria barthi Biomphalaria barthi Snails Ethiopia
28. Black Crowned-crane Balearica pavonina Birds Africa, Middle East
29. Black-blotched Stingray Taeniura meyeni Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Middle East, Oceanic, South America
30. Black-clawed Brush-furred Rat Lophuromys melanonyx Mammals Ethiopia
31. Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic
32. Black-winged Pratincole Glareola nordmanni Birds Africa to Asia
33. Blick's Grass Rat Arvicanthis blicki Mammals Ethiopia
34. Blue-winged Goose Cyanochen cyanoptera Birds Ethiopia
35. Boswellia ogadensis Boswellia ogadensis Plants Ethiopia
36. Cheetah  WATCH A LIVE CHEETAH Acinonyx jubatus Mammals Africa to India
37. Clarke's Banana Frog Afrixalus clarkei Amphibians Ethiopia
38. Clarke's Gazelle Ammodorcas clarkei Mammals Ethiopia, Somalia
39. Clubnose Guitarfish Rhinobatos thouin Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Middle East
40. Combretum rochetianum Combretum rochetianum Plants Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan
41. Combretum hartmannianum Combretum hartmannianum Plants Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan
42. Commiphora monoica Commiphora monoica Plants Ethiopia
43. Common Hippopotamus Hippopotamus amphibius Mammals Africa
44. Corncrake Crex crex Birds Africa to Asia
45. Crenigomphus denticulatus Crenigomphus denticulatus Insects Ethiopia
46. Crenigomphus abyssinicus Crenigomphus abyssinicus Insects Ethiopia
47. Degodi Lark Mirafra degodiensis Birds Ethiopia
48. Denham's Bustard Neotis denhami Birds Africa
49. Dicraeopetalum stipulare Dicraeopetalum stipulare Plants Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia
50. Dime Forest Treefrog Leptopelis vannutellii Amphibians Ethiopia
51. Dombeya longebracteolata Dombeya longebracteolata Plants Ethiopia
52. Dragon Tree Dracaena ombet Plants Djibouti, Egypt, Ethiopia, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Uganda
53. Egyptian Vulture  WATCH A LIVE EGYPTIAN VULTURE Neophron percnopterus Birds Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East
54. Elattoneura pasquinii Elattoneura pasquinii Insects Ethiopia
55. Erlanger's Grassland Frog Ptychadena erlangeri Amphibians Ethiopia
56. Ethiopian Amphibious Rat Nilopegamys plumbeus Mammals Ethiopia
57. Ethiopian Banana Frog Afrixalus enseticola Amphibians Ethiopia
58. Ethiopian Bush-crow Zavattariornis stresemanni Birds Ethiopia
59. Ethiopian Highlander Atoconeura aethiopica Insects Ethiopia
60. Ethiopian Thicket Rat Grammomys minnae Mammals Ethiopia
61. Ethiopian Wolf Canis simensis Mammals Ethiopia
62. Euphorbia uniglans Euphorbia uniglans Plants Ethiopia
63. Euphorbia doloensis Euphorbia doloensis Plants Ethiopia
64. Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
65. Eurasian Peregrine Falcon  WATCH A LIVE EURASIAN PEREGRINE FALCON Falco peregrinus peregrinus Birds Eurasia south to Africa and Mideast
66. Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
67. Gelada Baboon Theropithecus gelada Mammals Ethiopia
68. Gerenuk Litocranius walleri Mammals Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania
69. Glass's Shrew Crocidura glassi Mammals Ethiopia
70. Grassland Forest Treefrog Leptopelis yaldeni Amphibians Ethiopia
71. Great Snipe Gallinago media Birds Africa, Asia, Europe
72. Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
73. Grevy's Zebra Equus grevyi Mammals Ethiopia, Kenya
74. Guramba Shrew Crocidura phaeura Mammals Ethiopia
75. Harenna Shrew Crocidura harenna Mammals Ethiopia
76. Hartebeest Alcelaphus buselaphus Mammals Egypt, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
77. Harwood's Francolin Francolinus harwoodi Birds Ethiopia
78. Indigofera rothii Indigofera rothii Plants Ethiopia
79. Indo-pacific Hump-backed Dolphin Sousa chinensis Mammals Africa, Asia, Australia, Middle East, Oceanic, South America
80. Ischnura abyssinica Ischnura abyssinica Insects Ethiopia
81. Jeheb Nut Cordeauxia edulis Plants Ethiopia, Somalia
82. Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotos Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
83. Large-eared Free-tailed Bat Otomops martiensseni Mammals Africa, Asia, Middle East
84. Leopard  WATCH A LIVE LEOPARD Panthera pardus Mammals Africa, Asia, Middle East
85. Lesser Flamingo Phoeniconaias minor Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Oceanic
86. Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
87. Lesser Kudu Tragelaphus imberbis Mammals Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda
88. Little Brown Bustard Eupodotis humilis Birds Ethiopia, Somalia
89. Lucina's Shrew Crocidura lucina Mammals Ethiopia
90. Maccoa Duck Oxyura maccoa Birds Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe
91. Macmillan's Shrew Crocidura macmillani Mammals Ethiopia
92. Malcolm's Ethiopia Toad Altiphrynoides malcolmi Amphibians Ethiopia
93. Maytenus harenensis Maytenus harenensis Plants Ethiopia
94. Mountain Nyala Tragelaphus buxtoni Mammals Ethiopia
95. Nechisar Nightjar Caprimulgus solala Birds Ethiopia
96. Nile Lechwe Kobus megaceros Mammals Ethiopia, Sudan
97. Notogomphus ruppeli Notogomphus ruppeli Insects Ethiopia
98. Notogomphus cottarellii Notogomphus cottarellii Insects Ethiopia
99. Ocotea kenyensis Ocotea kenyensis Plants Africa
100. Osgood's Ethiopian Toad Altiphrynoides osgoodi Amphibians Ethiopia
101. Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
102. Pila speciosa Pila speciosa Snails Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia
103. Potamonautes ignestii Potamonautes ignestii Crustaceans Ethiopia, Uganda
104. Prince Ruspoli's Turaco Tauraco ruspolii Birds Ethiopia
105. Pseudagrion kaffinum Pseudagrion kaffinum Insects Ethiopia
106. Pseudagrion guichardi Pseudagrion guichardi Insects Ethiopia
107. Red-fronted Gazelle Eudorcas rufifrons Mammals Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan
108. Rouget's Rail Rougetius rougetii Birds Eritrea, Ethiopia
109. Rueppell's Vulture Gyps rueppellii Birds Africa
110. Saker Falcon Falco cherrug Birds Africa, Asia, Europe
111. Salvadori's Serin Serinus xantholaemus Birds Ethiopia
112. Scott's Mouse-eared Bat Myotis scotti Mammals Ethiopia
113. Shoa Forest Treefrog Leptopelis ragazzii Amphibians Ethiopia
114. Shoebill Balaeniceps rex Birds Burundi, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia
115. Short-tailed Brush-furred Rat Lophuromys brevicaudus Mammals Ethiopia
116. Sidamo Lark Heteromirafra sidamoensis Birds Ethiopia
117. Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
118. Soemmerring's Gazelle Nanger soemmerringii Mammals Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia
119. St. John's-wort Hypericum gnidiifolium Plants Ethiopia
120. Straw-coloured Fruit Bat Eidolon helvum Mammals Africa, Asia, Middle East
121. Striped Hyena Hyaena hyaena Mammals Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, Europe
122. Striped Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros vittatus Mammals Angola, Botswana, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Ethiopia, Guinea, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe
123. Susana's Forest Treefrog Leptopelis susanae Amphibians Ethiopia
124. Taita Falcon Falco fasciinucha Birds Botswana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
125. Temnick's Ground Pangolin  WATCH A LIVE TEMNICK'S GROUND PANGOLIN Smutsia temminckii Mammals Africa
126. Terminalia hecistocarpa Terminalia hecistocarpa Plants Africa
127. Vepris borenensis Vepris borenensis Plants Ethiopia
128. Walia Ibex Capra walie Mammals Ethiopia
129. Wattled Crane Grus carunculatus Birds Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Ethiopia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe
130. Whale Shark  WATCH A LIVE WHALE SHARK Rhincodon typus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, Oceanic, South America
131. White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis Birds Africa
132. White-tailed Swallow Hirundo megaensis Birds Ethiopia
133. White-winged Collared-dove Streptopelia reichenowi Birds Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia
134. White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi Birds Ethiopia, South Africa, Zimbabwe
135. Yalden's Desmomys Desmomys yaldeni Mammals Ethiopia
136. Yellow-throated Seedeater Serinus flavigula Birds Ethiopia

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