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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 Nigeria 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. Acanthopale decempedalis Acanthopale decempedalis Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
2. Acha Tugi Long-fingered Frog Cardioglossa schioetzi Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
3. Achyranthes talbotii Achyranthes talbotii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
4. Acioa dichotoma Acioa dichotoma Plants Nigeria
5. Acioa eketensis Acioa eketensis Plants Nigeria
6. African Egg Frog Leptodactylodon polyacanthus Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
7. African Elephant Loxodonta africana Mammals Africa
8. African Golden Cat Caracal aurata Mammals Africa
9. African Gray Parrot Psittacus erithacus Birds Africa
10. African Lion Panthera leo Mammals Africa, Asia
11. African Mahogany Khaya grandifoliola Plants Benin, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria, Sudan, Togo, Uganda
12. African Mahogany Khaya anthotheca Plants Angola, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Ghana, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
13. 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
14. African Mahogany Khaya ivorensis Plants Benin, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria, Sudan, Togo, Uganda
15. African Pearwood Baillonella toxisperma Plants Angola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
16. African Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris Birds Africa, Asia, Middle East
17. African Slender-snouted Crocodile Crocodylus cataphractus Reptiles Western and Central Africa
18. African Spurred Tortoise Geochelone sulcata Reptiles Chad, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan
19. African Teak Pericopsis elata Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Ghana, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
20. 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
21. African Wedgefish Rhynchobatus luebberti Fishes Africa
22. 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
23. African Wild Dog  WATCH A LIVE AFRICAN WILD DOG Lycaon pictus Mammals Sub-saharan Africa
24. Afrofittonia silvestris Afrofittonia silvestris Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
25. Afrothismia winkleri Afrothismia winkleri Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
26. 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
27. Allen's River Frog Phrynobatrachus alleni Amphibians Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
28. Allexis cauliflora Allexis cauliflora Plants Ghana, Nigeria
29. Allexis obanensis Allexis obanensis Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
30. Allophylus bullatus Allophylus bullatus Plants Cameroon, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe
31. Amiet's Long-fingered Frog Cardioglossa melanogaster Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
32. Anambra Waxbill Estrilda poliopareia Birds Nigeria
33. Andaman Spiny Shrew Crocidura hispida Mammals Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria
34. Aneilema silvaticum Aneilema silvaticum Plants Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Nigeria
35. Angraecum pyriforme Angraecum pyriforme Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Nigeria
36. Angular Rough Shark Oxynotus centrina Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
37. Angylocalyx talbotii Angylocalyx talbotii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
38. Anopyxis klaineana Anopyxis klaineana Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone, Sudan
39. Anthocleista scandens Anthocleista scandens Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe
40. Anthocleista microphylla Anthocleista microphylla Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe
41. Anthonotha obanensis Anthonotha obanensis Plants Nigeria
42. Anthonotha nigerica Anthonotha nigerica Plants Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Nigeria
43. Antrocaryon Antrocaryon micraster Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Uganda
44. Apa Afzelia bipindensis Plants Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Uganda
45. 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
46. Autranella congolensis Autranella congolensis Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
47. Azobe Lophira alata Plants Africa
48. Bangwa Forest Warbler Bradypterus bangwaensis Birds Cameroon, Nigeria
49. Bannerman's Weaver Ploceus bannermani Birds Cameroon, Nigeria
50. Baphia obanensis Baphia obanensis Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
51. Baphia latiloi Baphia latiloi Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
52. Baphia dewildeana Baphia dewildeana Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
53. Beaudouin's Snake-eagle Circaetus beaudouini Birds Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gambia, Guinea, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan, Uganda
54. Begonia schaeferi Begonia schaeferi Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
55. Begonia pseudoviola Begonia pseudoviola Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
56. Begonia preussii Begonia preussii Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
57. Belonophora talbotii Belonophora talbotii Plants Nigeria
58. Berlinia hollandii Berlinia hollandii Plants Nigeria
59. Berlinia coriacea Berlinia coriacea Plants Nigeria
60. Bigeye Tuna Thunnus obesus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America - Including United States (Hawaii), Oceanic, South America
61. Black Crowned-crane Balearica pavonina Birds Africa, Middle East
62. Black Hyedua Guibourtia ehie Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria
63. Black Long-fingered Frog Cardioglossa pulchra Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
64. Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic
65. Black-winged Pratincole Glareola nordmanni Birds Africa to Asia
66. Blackchin Guitarfish Rhinobatos cemiculus Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
67. Blackspotted Long-fingered Frog Cardioglossa nigromaculata Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
68. Bottlenose Skate Rostroraja alba Fishes Africa, Europe
69. Brachystegia nigerica Brachystegia nigerica Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
70. Brachystegia kennedyi Brachystegia kennedyi Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
71. Brachystephanus longiflorus Brachystephanus longiflorus Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
72. Bread Palm Encephalartos barteri Plants Benin, Ghana, Nigeria, Togo
73. Brillantaisia lancifolia Brillantaisia lancifolia Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
74. Buettikofer's Shrew Crocidura buettikoferi Mammals Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria
75. Bulbophyllum nigericum Bulbophyllum nigericum Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
76. Bulbophyllum filiforme Bulbophyllum filiforme Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
77. Calpocalyx cauliflorus Calpocalyx cauliflorus Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
78. Cameroon Clawless Otter Aonyx congicus congica Mammals Cameroon, Nigeria
79. Cameroon Egg Frog Leptodactylodon ovatus Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
80. Cameroon Montane Greenbul Andropadus montanus Birds Cameroon, Nigeria
81. Cameroon Slippery Frog Conraua robusta Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
82. Cameroon Toad Bufo superciliaris Amphibians Equatorial Africa
83. Cameroon Water Frog Petropedetes cameronensis Amphibians Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
84. Cameroon Wolterstorff Toad Wolterstorffina parvipalmata Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
85. Cameroonian Forest Shrew Sylvisorex camerunensis Mammals Cameroon, Nigeria
86. Cape Gannet Morus capensis Birds Africa, Australia
87. Cardiocondyla zoserka Cardiocondyla zoserka Insects Nigeria
88. Cassipourea eketensis Cassipourea eketensis Plants Nigeria
89. Chassalia laikomensis Chassalia laikomensis Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
90. Chazaliella obanensis Chazaliella obanensis Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
91. Cheetah  WATCH A LIVE CHEETAH Acinonyx jubatus Mammals Africa to India
92. Chimpanzee  WATCH A LIVE CHIMPANZEE Pan troglodytes Mammals Africa
93. Chlorocnemis pauli Chlorocnemis pauli Insects Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Kenya, Nigeria, Uganda
94. Cleistopholis staudtii Cleistopholis staudtii Plants Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon, Nigeria
95. Common Bentwing Bat Miniopterus schreibersii Mammals Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
96. Common Guitarfish Rhinobatos rhinobatos Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
97. Common Hippopotamus Hippopotamus amphibius Mammals Africa
98. Common Sawfish Pristis pristis Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central and South America, Europe, Mexico, United States
99. Cordia platythyrsa Cordia platythyrsa Plants Africa
100. Craibia atlantica Craibia atlantica Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria
101. Crassocephalum bauchiense Crassocephalum bauchiense Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
102. Crateranthus talbotii Crateranthus talbotii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
103. Crested Genet Genetta cristata Mammals Nigeria
104. Crossley's Ground-thrush Zoothera crossleyi Birds Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Nigeria, Republic of Congo
105. Crotalaria ledermannii Crotalaria ledermannii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
106. Crotalaria bamendae Crotalaria bamendae Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
107. Crotonogyne strigosa Crotonogyne strigosa Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
108. Cryptosepalum diphyllum Cryptosepalum diphyllum Plants Nigeria
109. Cuviera talbotii Cuviera talbotii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
110. Dama Gazelle Gazella dama Mammals Africa
111. 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
112. Dark-brown Serotine Pipistrellus brunneus Mammals Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone
113. Deinbollia saligna Deinbollia saligna Plants Cameroon, Ghana, Nigeria
114. Deinbollia maxima Deinbollia maxima Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
115. Denham's Bustard Neotis denhami Birds Africa
116. Desmostachys vogelii Desmostachys vogelii Plants Cameroon, Ghana, Nigeria
117. Dielsantha galeopsoides Dielsantha galeopsoides Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
118. Diospyros crassiflora Diospyros crassiflora Plants Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
119. Diospyros barteri Diospyros barteri Plants Cameroon, Ghana, Nigeria
120. Disperis mildbraedii Disperis mildbraedii Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
121. Dombeya ledermannii Dombeya ledermannii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
122. Dorstenia prorepens Dorstenia prorepens Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
123. Dragon Tree Dracaena viridiflora Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
124. Drill Mandrillus leucophaeus Mammals Equatorial West Africa
125. Drypetes preussii Drypetes preussii Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
126. Drypetes obanensis Drypetes obanensis Plants Nigeria
127. Drypetes molundana Drypetes molundana Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
128. Drypetes staudtii Drypetes staudtii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
129. Duguetia barteri Duguetia barteri Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
130. Dusky Grouper Epinephelus marginatus Fishes Africa, Europe, Middle East, South America
131. Dwarf Crocodile Osteolaemus tetraspis Reptiles West Africa and the Congo R. Drainage
132. Egyptian Vulture  WATCH A LIVE EGYPTIAN VULTURE Neophron percnopterus Birds Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East
133. Entandrophragma cylindricum Entandrophragma cylindricum Plants Africa
134. Entandrophragma candollei Entandrophragma candollei Plants Africa
135. Entandrophragma angolense Entandrophragma angolense Plants Africa
136. Entandrophragma utile Entandrophragma utile Plants Africa
137. Eriocaulon bamendae Eriocaulon bamendae Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
138. Eriocaulon asteroides Eriocaulon asteroides Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
139. Eugenia gilgii Eugenia gilgii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
140. Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
141. Eurasian Peregrine Falcon  WATCH A LIVE EURASIAN PEREGRINE FALCON Falco peregrinus peregrinus Birds Eurasia south to Africa and Mideast
142. Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
143. Floscopa mannii Floscopa mannii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
144. Four-digit Toad Didynamipus sjostedti Amphibians Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
145. Garcinia staudtii Garcinia staudtii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
146. Garcinia brevipedicellata Garcinia brevipedicellata Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
147. Giant Butterfly Ray Gymnura altavela Fishes Africa, Asia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
148. Gossweilerodendron balsamiferum Gossweilerodendron balsamiferum Plants Angola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
149. Gotel Mountain Soft-furred Mouse Praomys obscurus Mammals Nigeria
150. Gray Nurse Shark Carcharias taurus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
151. Great Snipe Gallinago media Birds Africa, Asia, Europe
152. Great White Shark Carcharodon carcharias Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), Oceanic, South America
153. Green-breasted Bush-shrike Malaconotus gladiator Birds Cameroon, Nigeria
154. Grey-headed Greenbul Phyllastrephus poliocephalus Birds Cameroon, Nigeria
155. Guarea thompsonii Guarea thompsonii Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
156. Guarea cedrata Guarea cedrata Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone, Uganda
157. Gulper Shark Centrophorus granulosus Fishes Africa, Asia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), South America
158. Habenaria nigrescens Habenaria nigrescens Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
159. 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
160. 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
161. Haplormosia monophylla Haplormosia monophylla Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
162. Homalium dalzielii Homalium dalzielii Plants Benin, Nigeria
163. Home's Hinge-back Tortoise Kinixys homeana Reptiles Benin, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria
164. Hymenostegia talbotii Hymenostegia talbotii Plants Nigeria
165. Hymenostegia bakeriana Hymenostegia bakeriana Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
166. Hymenostegia aubrevillei Hymenostegia aubrevillei Plants Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria
167. Ibadan Malimbe Malimbus ibadanensis Birds Nigeria
168. Jollydora glandulosa Jollydora glandulosa Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
169. Jones' Roundleaf Bat Hipposideros jonesi Mammals Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
170. Kola Nut Cola nigerica Plants Nigeria
171. Kola Nut Cola hypochrysea Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
172. Kola Nut Cola glabra Plants Nigeria
173. Kola Nut Cola gigas Plants Nigeria
174. Kola Nut Cola philipi-jonesii Plants Nigeria
175. Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotos Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
176. Large-headed Forest Shrew Crocidura grandiceps Mammals Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria
177. Largetooth Sawfish Pristis perotteti Fishes Africa, Central and South America, Europe, Mexico, United States
178. Leopard  WATCH A LIVE LEOPARD Panthera pardus Mammals Africa, Asia, Middle East
179. Lesser Flamingo Phoeniconaias minor Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Oceanic
180. Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
181. Liparis goodyeroides Liparis goodyeroides Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
182. Liver-oil Shark Galeorhinus galeus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), South America
183. Loesenera talbotii Loesenera talbotii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
184. Macaranga paxii Macaranga paxii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
185. Marbled Teal Marmaronetta angustirostris Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
186. Memecylon candidum Memecylon candidum Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
187. Mikaniopsis maitlandii Mikaniopsis maitlandii Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
188. Millettia macrophylla Millettia macrophylla Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
189. Millettia conraui Millettia conraui Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
190. Monodora unwinii Monodora unwinii Plants Nigeria
191. Mountain Egg Frog Leptodactylodon bicolor Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
192. Mountain Night Frog Astylosternus montanus Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
193. Napoleonaea reptans Napoleonaea reptans Plants Nigeria
194. Napoleonaea lutea Napoleonaea lutea Plants Nigeria
195. Napoleonaea egertonii Napoleonaea egertonii Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
196. Nauclea diderrichii Nauclea diderrichii Plants Africa
197. Neolemonniera clitandrifolia Neolemonniera clitandrifolia Plants Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
198. Nesogordonia papaverifera Nesogordonia papaverifera Plants Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone
199. Niger Stingray Dasyatis garouaensis Fishes Cameroon, Nigeria
200. Nigeria Banana Frog Afrixalus nigeriensis Amphibians Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria
201. Night Shark Carcharhinus signatus Fishes Africa, Central America, North America (United States), South America
202. Nkongsamba Frog Hylarana asperrima Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
203. Nkongsamba River Frog Phrynobatrachus cricogaster Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
204. Nodonema lineatum Nodonema lineatum Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
205. Nothospondias staudtii Nothospondias staudtii Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Nigeria
206. Nubian Bustard Neotis nuba Birds Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Sudan
207. Olive Colobus Procolobus verus Mammals Benin, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo
208. One-finned Shark Heptranchias perlo Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
209. Oricia lecomteana Oricia lecomteana Plants Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
210. Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
211. Pararistolochia goldieana Pararistolochia goldieana Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea (Bioko), Nigeria, Sierra Leone
212. Pennant's Red Colobus Procolobus pennantii Mammals Equatorial Guinea (Bioko), Nigeria, Republic of Congo
213. Pentas ledermannii Pentas ledermannii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
214. Perret's Toad Amietophrynus perreti Amphibians Nigeria
215. Pincushion Ray Urogymnus ukpam Fishes Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
216. Piptostigma giganteum Piptostigma giganteum Plants Nigeria
217. Polystachya cooperi Polystachya cooperi Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
218. Portuguese Dogfish Centroscymnus coelolepis Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America (United States Territory)
219. Potamonautes reidi Potamonautes reidi Crustaceans Nigeria
220. Preuss's Monkey Cercopithecus preussi Mammals Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea (Bioko), Nigeria
221. Pseudagrostistachys africana Pseudagrostistachys africana Plants Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe
222. Pseuderanthemum dispersum Pseuderanthemum dispersum Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
223. Pseudosabicea pedicellata Pseudosabicea pedicellata Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
224. Psychotria podocarpa Psychotria podocarpa Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
225. Psychotria moseskemei Psychotria moseskemei Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
226. Pteleopsis habeensis Pteleopsis habeensis Plants Ghana, Mali, Nigeria
227. Pterygota macrocarpa Pterygota macrocarpa Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
228. Pterygota bequaertii Pterygota bequaertii Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Ghana, Nigeria
229. Quassia sanguinea Quassia sanguinea Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
230. Raphia Palm Raphia regalis Plants Angola, Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
231. Red-eared Nose-spotted Monkey Cercopithecus erythrotis Mammals Cameroon, Fernando Po, Nigeria
232. Red-fronted Gazelle Eudorcas rufifrons Mammals Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan
233. Rhabdotosperma ledermannii Rhabdotosperma ledermannii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
234. Rhodognaphalon breviscupe Rhodognaphalon breviscupe Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Ghana, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone
235. Riggenbach's Reed Frog Hyperolius riggenbachi Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
236. Robynsia glabrata Robynsia glabrata Plants Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria
237. Rueppell's Vulture Gyps rueppellii Birds Africa
238. Rutidea nigerica Rutidea nigerica Plants Benin, Cameroon, Nigeria
239. Sabicea xanthotricha Sabicea xanthotricha Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
240. Sachs's Stream Crab Potamonemus sachsi Crustaceans Cameroon, Nigeria
241. Saxicolella marginalis Saxicolella marginalis Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
242. Scaphopetalum parvifolium Scaphopetalum parvifolium Plants Nigeria
243. Sclater's Monkey Cercopithecus sclateri Mammals Nigeria
244. Sclerochiton preussii Sclerochiton preussii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
245. Shea Butter Tree Vitellaria paradoxa Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan, Uganda
246. Smoothback Angel Shark Squatina oculata Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
247. Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Birds Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
248. Soyauxia talbotii Soyauxia talbotii Plants Nigeria
249. 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
250. Steindachner's River Frog Phrynobatrachus steindachneri Amphibians Cameroon, Nigeria
251. Straw-coloured Fruit Bat Eidolon helvum Mammals Africa, Asia, Middle East
252. Striped Hyena Hyaena hyaena Mammals Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, Europe
253. 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
254. Swartzia fistuloides Swartzia fistuloides Plants Angola, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
255. Synsepalum glycydora Synsepalum glycydora Plants Nigeria
256. Talbotiella eketensis Talbotiella eketensis Plants Nigeria
257. Tapinanthus preussii Tapinanthus preussii Plants Angola, Cameroon, Gabon, Nigeria
258. Terminalia ivorensis Terminalia ivorensis Plants Africa
259. Tieghemella heckelii Tieghemella heckelii Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
260. Tricalysia talbotii Tricalysia talbotii Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
261. Trichoscypha mannii Trichoscypha mannii Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria
262. Trichostachys interrupta Trichostachys interrupta Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
263. Turraeanthus africanus Turraeanthus africanus Plants Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Uganda
264. Umbrella Tree Schefflera mannii Plants Africa
265. Upland Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus hillorum Mammals Cameroon, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria
266. Uvariastrum zenkeri Uvariastrum zenkeri Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
267. Uvariodendron occidentale Uvariodendron occidentale Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria
268. Uvariopsis tripetala Uvariopsis tripetala Plants Ghana, Nigeria
269. Vernonia bamendae Vernonia bamendae Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
270. Warneckea memecyloides Warneckea memecyloides Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Nigeria
271. Water-willow Justicia camerunensis Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
272. Water-willow Justicia orbicularis Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
273. West African Manatee Trichechus senegalensis Mammals Africa
274. West Indian Jasmine Ixora nigerica Plants Nigeria
275. West Indian Jasmine Ixora foliosa Plants Cameroon, Nigeria
276. West Indian Jasmine Ixora degemensis Plants Nigeria
277. Western Vlei Rat Otomys occidentalis Mammals Cameroon, Nigeria
278. Whale Shark  WATCH A LIVE WHALE SHARK Rhincodon typus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, Oceanic, South America
279. White Afzelia Afzelia pachyloba Plants Angola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Gabon, Nigeria, Republic of Congo
280. White Grouper Epinephelus aeneus Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
281. White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus Birds Africa
282. White-collared Mangabey Cercocebus torquatus Mammals Nigeria to Gabon, Senegal to Ghana
283. White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis Birds Africa
284. White-tailed Warbler Poliolais lopezi Birds Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
285. White-thighed Colobus Colobus vellerosus Mammals Benin, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Togo
286. White-throated Guenon Cercopithecus erythrogaster Mammals Western Nigeria
287. White-throated Mountain-babbler Kupeornis gilberti Birds Cameroon, Nigeria
288. Xylopia africana Xylopia africana Plants Cameroon, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe
289. Xylopia talbotii Xylopia talbotii Plants Nigeria
290. Yellow Sterculia Eribroma oblonga Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea (Bioko), Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
291. Yellow-casqued Wattled Hornbill Ceratogymna elata Birds Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo

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