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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 Gabon may not be listed here. For a complete list of endangered species in Africa, browse the Africa endangered species list.

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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. African Elephant Loxodonta africana Mammals Africa
2. African Golden Cat Caracal aurata Mammals Africa
3. African Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus Birds Africa
4. African Mahogany Khaya senegalensis Plants Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Togo, Uganda
5. African Pearwood Baillonella toxisperma Plants Angola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
6. African Penguin Spheniscus demersus Birds Angola, Gabon, Mozambique, Namibia, Republic of Congo, South Africa
7. African Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris Birds Africa, Asia, Middle East
8. African Slender-snouted Crocodile Crocodylus cataphractus Reptiles Western and Central Africa
9. African Walnut Lovoa trichilioides Plants Angola, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda
10. African Wedgefish Rhynchobatus luebberti Fishes Africa
11. African White-bellied Pangolin Phataginus tricuspis Mammals Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia
12. African Wild Dog  WATCH A LIVE AFRICAN WILD DOG Lycaon pictus Mammals Sub-saharan Africa
13. Afrostyrax lepidophyllus Afrostyrax lepidophyllus Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Ghana
14. Albizia ferruginea Albizia ferruginea Plants Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo, Uganda
15. Allanblackia gabonensis Allanblackia gabonensis Plants Cameroon, Gabon
16. Ancistrocladus letestui Ancistrocladus letestui Plants Cameroon, Gabon
17. Angular Rough Shark Oxynotus centrina Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
18. Apa Afzelia bipindensis Plants Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Uganda
19. Atlantic Humpbacked Dolphin Sousa teuszii Mammals Angola, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mauritania, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Senegal, Western Sahara
20. Autranella congolensis Autranella congolensis Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
21. Azobe Lophira alata Plants Africa
22. Bigeye Tuna Thunnus obesus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America - Including United States (Hawaii), Oceanic, South America
23. Black Colobus Monkey Colobus satanas Mammals Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Republic of Congo
24. Black Hyedua Guibourtia ehie Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria
25. Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic
26. Blackchin Guitarfish Rhinobatos cemiculus Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
27. Bongo Tragelaphus eurycerus Mammals Africa
28. Bottlenose Skate Rostroraja alba Fishes Africa, Europe
29. Brillantaisia lancifolia Brillantaisia lancifolia Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
30. Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis Birds Africa, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
31. Bulbophyllum pandanetorum Bulbophyllum pandanetorum Plants Cameroon, Gabon
32. Calochone acuminata Calochone acuminata Plants Angola, Cameroon, Gabon
33. Calpocalyx ngouiensis Calpocalyx ngouiensis Plants Cameroon, Gabon
34. Calpocalyx letestui Calpocalyx letestui Plants Gabon
35. Calpocalyx klainei Calpocalyx klainei Plants Cameroon, Gabon
36. Calpocalyx heitzii Calpocalyx heitzii Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon
37. Calpocalyx brevifolius Calpocalyx brevifolius Plants Gabon
38. Calycosiphonia macrochlamys Calycosiphonia macrochlamys Plants Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Equatorial Guinea (Bioko), Gabon, Ghana
39. Cameroon Toad Bufo superciliaris Amphibians Equatorial Africa
40. Cape Gannet Morus capensis Birds Africa, Australia
41. Cassia aubrevillei Cassia aubrevillei Plants Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon
42. Cassipourea hiotou Cassipourea hiotou Plants Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon
43. Cassipourea acuminata Cassipourea acuminata Plants Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon
44. Chimpanzee  WATCH A LIVE CHIMPANZEE Pan troglodytes Mammals Africa
45. Cleistopholis staudtii Cleistopholis staudtii Plants Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon, Nigeria
46. Clerodendrum anomalum Clerodendrum anomalum Plants Cameroon, Gabon
47. Common Guitarfish Rhinobatos rhinobatos Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
48. Common Hippopotamus Hippopotamus amphibius Mammals Africa
49. Common Sawfish Pristis pristis Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central and South America, Europe, Mexico, United States
50. Crotonogyne zenkeri Crotonogyne zenkeri Plants Cameroon, Gabon
51. Dacryodes igaganga Dacryodes igaganga Plants Cameroon, Gabon
52. Dactyladenia laevis Dactyladenia laevis Plants Gabon
53. Damara Tern Sterna balaenarum Birds Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Namibia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, South Africa, Togo
54. Dark-brown Serotine Pipistrellus brunneus Mammals Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone
55. Deepwater Spiny Dogfish Centrophorus squamosus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe
56. Deinbollia rambaensis Deinbollia rambaensis Plants Gabon
57. Deinbollia maxima Deinbollia maxima Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
58. Delpydora macrophylla Delpydora macrophylla Plants Gabon
59. Denham's Bustard Neotis denhami Birds Africa
60. Diospyros crassiflora Diospyros crassiflora Plants Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
61. Dja River Warbler Bradypterus grandis Birds Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon
62. Drypetes magnistipula Drypetes magnistipula Plants Cameroon, Gabon
63. Drypetes preussii Drypetes preussii Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
64. Duguetia barteri Duguetia barteri Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
65. Dusky Grouper Epinephelus marginatus Fishes Africa, Europe, Middle East, South America
66. Dwarf Crocodile Osteolaemus tetraspis Reptiles West Africa and the Congo R. Drainage
67. Efulen Water Frog Petropedetes palmipes Amphibians Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon
68. Entandrophragma cylindricum Entandrophragma cylindricum Plants Africa
69. Entandrophragma candollei Entandrophragma candollei Plants Africa
70. Entandrophragma angolense Entandrophragma angolense Plants Africa
71. Entandrophragma utile Entandrophragma utile Plants Africa
72. Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
73. Eurasian Peregrine Falcon  WATCH A LIVE EURASIAN PEREGRINE FALCON Falco peregrinus peregrinus Birds Eurasia south to Africa and Mideast
74. Gabon Batis Batis minima Birds Cameroon, Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon
75. Garcinia kola Garcinia kola Plants Benin, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone
76. Giant Butterfly Ray Gymnura altavela Fishes Africa, Asia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
77. Giant Ground Pangolin Smutsia gigantea Mammals Africa
78. Gilbertiodendron klainei Gilbertiodendron klainei Plants Gabon
79. Gluema ivorensis Gluema ivorensis Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana
80. Goliath Grouper Epinephelus itajara Fishes Africa, Central and South America, Mexico, United States (Florida, Minor Outlying Islands)
81. Gossweilerodendron joveri Gossweilerodendron joveri Plants Angola, Cameroon, Gabon
82. Gossweilerodendron balsamiferum Gossweilerodendron balsamiferum Plants Angola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
83. Gray-necked Rockfowl Picathartes oreas Birds Cameroon, Gabon
84. Great Snipe Gallinago media Birds Africa, Asia, Europe
85. Great White Shark Carcharodon carcharias Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), Oceanic, South America
86. Guarea thompsonii Guarea thompsonii Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
87. Guarea mayombensis Guarea mayombensis Plants Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Uganda
88. Hallea stipulosa Hallea stipulosa Plants Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Uganda, Zambia
89. Hallea ledermannii Hallea ledermannii Plants Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
90. Heritiera utilis Heritiera utilis Plants Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone
91. Homalium patoklaense Homalium patoklaense Plants Gabon, Ivory Coast (Africa)
92. Homalium ogoouense Homalium ogoouense Plants Gabon
93. Home's Hinge-back Tortoise Kinixys homeana Reptiles Benin, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria
94. Hugonia micans Hugonia micans Plants Cameroon, Gabon
95. Isolona zenkeri Isolona zenkeri Plants Cameroon, Gabon
96. Jollydora pierrei Jollydora pierrei Plants Gabon
97. Kola Nut Cola letestui Plants Gabon
98. Largetooth Sawfish Pristis perotteti Fishes Africa, Central and South America, Europe, Mexico, United States
99. Lecomtedoxa nogo Lecomtedoxa nogo Plants Gabon
100. Lesser Flamingo Phoeniconaias minor Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Oceanic
101. Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
102. Liver-oil Shark Galeorhinus galeus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), South America
103. Loango Slender-billed Weaver Ploceus subpersonatus Birds Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Republic of Congo
104. Magnistipula cuneatifolia Magnistipula cuneatifolia Plants Cameroon, Gabon
105. Mandrill Mandrillus sphinx Mammals Equatorial West Africa
106. Marantochloa mildbraedii Marantochloa mildbraedii Plants Cameroon, Gabon
107. Mikaniopsis vitalba Mikaniopsis vitalba Plants Angola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Uganda
108. Millettia laurentii Millettia laurentii Plants Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Republic of Congo
109. Momordica enneaphylla Momordica enneaphylla Plants Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon
110. Monopetalanthus durandii Monopetalanthus durandii Plants Gabon
111. Napoleonaea egertonii Napoleonaea egertonii Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
112. Nauclea diderrichii Nauclea diderrichii Plants Africa
113. Nesogordonia papaverifera Nesogordonia papaverifera Plants Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone
114. Nothospondias staudtii Nothospondias staudtii Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Nigeria
115. Oceanic Whitetip Shark Carcharhinus longimanus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), Oceanic, South America
116. Okoume Aucoumea klaineana Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Republic of Congo
117. One-finned Shark Heptranchias perlo Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
118. Oricia lecomteana Oricia lecomteana Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
119. Ormocarpum klainei Ormocarpum klainei Plants Cameroon, Gabon
120. Pandanus gabonensis Pandanus gabonensis Plants Gabon
121. Pararistolochia ceropegioides Pararistolochia ceropegioides Plants Cameroon, Gabon
122. Pauridiantha venusta Pauridiantha venusta Plants Cameroon, Gabon
123. Pincushion Ray Urogymnus ukpam Fishes Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
124. Piptostigma oyemense Piptostigma oyemense Plants Gabon
125. Piptostigma calophyllum Piptostigma calophyllum Plants Cameroon, Gabon
126. Placodiscus opacus Placodiscus opacus Plants Cameroon, Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon
127. Placodiscus caudatus Placodiscus caudatus Plants Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon
128. Polystachya victoriae Polystachya victoriae Plants Cameroon, Gabon
129. Portuguese Dogfish Centroscymnus coelolepis Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America (United States Territory)
130. Pseudosabicea batesii Pseudosabicea batesii Plants Cameroon, Gabon
131. Pterygota bequaertii Pterygota bequaertii Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Ghana, Nigeria
132. Raphia Palm Raphia regalis Plants Angola, Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
133. Red Porgy Pagrus pagrus Fishes Asia, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, Mexico, United States
134. Rhaphidophora pusilla Rhaphidophora pusilla Plants Cameroon, Gabon
135. Rhaptopetalum belingense Rhaptopetalum belingense Plants Gabon
136. Rhaptopetalum sindarense Rhaptopetalum sindarense Plants Gabon
137. Rhodognaphalon breviscupe Rhodognaphalon breviscupe Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Ghana, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone
138. Salacia mamba Salacia mamba Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Republic of Congo
139. Sarcophrynium villosum Sarcophrynium villosum Plants Cameroon, Gabon
140. Sawback Angelshark Squatina aculeata Fishes Africa, Europe
141. Shelley's Eagle-owl Bubo shelleyi Birds Africa
142. Smoothback Angel Shark Squatina oculata Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
143. Spotted Eagle Ray Aetobatus narinari Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, North America (including United States and US Island Territory and Hawaii), Oceans, South America
144. Stevart's Egg Frog Leptodactylodon stevarti Amphibians Equatorial Guinea, Gabon
145. Straw-coloured Fruit Bat Eidolon helvum Mammals Africa, Asia, Middle East
146. Strychnos staudtii Strychnos staudtii Plants Cameroon, Gabon
147. Sun-tailed Monkey Cercopithecus solatus Mammals Gabon
148. Swartzia fistuloides Swartzia fistuloides Plants Angola, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
149. Tapinanthus preussii Tapinanthus preussii Plants Angola, Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
150. Tapura carinata Tapura carinata Plants Gabon, Republic of Congo
151. Tapura arachnoidea Tapura arachnoidea Plants Gabon
152. Tapura neglecta Tapura neglecta Plants Gabon
153. Tapura letestui Tapura letestui Plants Gabon, Republic of Congo
154. Testulea gabonensis Testulea gabonensis Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Republic of Congo
155. Tieghemella heckelii Tieghemella heckelii Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
156. Tieghemella africana Tieghemella africana Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone
157. Tricalysia obstetrix Tricalysia obstetrix Plants Gabon
158. Tricalysia concolor Tricalysia concolor Plants Gabon
159. Tricalysia atherura Tricalysia atherura Plants Cameroon, Gabon
160. Uvariodendron giganteum Uvariodendron giganteum Plants Cameroon, Gabon
161. Uvariopsis vanderystii Uvariopsis vanderystii Plants Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon
162. Warneckea wildeana Warneckea wildeana Plants Cameroon, Gabon
163. Warneckea memecyloides Warneckea memecyloides Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Nigeria
164. Werneria iboundji Werneria iboundji Amphibians Gabon
165. West African Manatee Trichechus senegalensis Mammals Africa
166. Whale Shark  WATCH A LIVE WHALE SHARK Rhincodon typus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, Oceanic, South America
167. White Afzelia Afzelia pachyloba Plants Angola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
168. White Grouper Epinephelus aeneus Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
169. White-collared Mangabey Cercocebus torquatus Mammals Nigeria to Gabon, Senegal to Ghana
170. White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis Birds Africa
171. Xanthocercis rabiensis Xanthocercis rabiensis Plants Gabon
172. Yellow Sterculia Eribroma oblonga Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea (Bioko), Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
173. Zebrawood Microberlinia brazzavillensis Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Republic of Congo

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