Endangered Species Search by Area Selection


Find out if there are any endangered species in your state, your country, island, etc. Browse endangered species listings according to area on our planet using the selection box below.

For a complete list of US endangered species, select United States below. Browse the different areas in the pulldown for other countries or specific US or Canadian states. For sea creatures and creatures found on islands in the oceans, we recommend browsing the oceania list.

Select an area:


Select the species group:
 All species   Amphibians   Arachnids   Birds  
 Centipedes   Clams   Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones   Crustaceans  
 Fishes   Insects   Mammals   Plants  
 Reptiles   Snails   Worms    

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

Endangered species found in Tasmania:

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. Ancient Greenling Hemiphlebia mirabilis Insects Australia (Tasmania and Victoria)
2. Arthurs Paragalaxias Paragalaxias mesotes Fishes Australia (Tasmania)
3. Athrotaxis laxifolia Athrotaxis laxifolia Plants Australia (Tasmania)
4. Australian Grayling Prototroctes maraena Fishes Australia
5. Bronze Whaler Carcharhinus brachyurus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
6. Burrowing Crayfish Engaeus spinicaudatus Crustaceans Australia
7. Burrowing Crayfish Engaeus orramakunna Crustaceans Australia
8. Burrowing Crayfish Engaeus granulatus Crustaceans Australia
9. Cataract Gorge Snail Pasmaditta jungermanniae Snails Australia (Tasmania)
10. Common Seadragon Phyllopteryx taeniolatus Fishes Australia
11. Deepwater Spiny Dogfish Centrophorus squamosus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe
12. Dumb Gulper Shark Centrophorus harrissoni Fishes Australia (New South Wales, Tasmania, Victoria)
13. Eastern Barred Bandicoot Perameles gunnii Mammals Australia
14. Eucrenonaspides oinotheke Eucrenonaspides oinotheke Crustaceans Australia (Tasmania)
15. European Rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus Mammals Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America (including United States), South America
16. Giant Freshwater Crayfish Astacopsis gouldi Crustaceans Australia (Tasmania)
17. Granulated Snail Anoglypta launcestonensis Snails Australia (Tasmania)
18. Greenback Stingaree Urolophus viridis Fishes Australia
19. Hickman's Pygmy Mountain Shrimp Allanaspides hickmani Crustaceans Australia (Tasmania)
20. Keeled Snail Tasmaphena lamproides Snails Australia
21. King Billy Pine Athrotaxis selaginoides Plants Australia (Tasmania)
22. Liver-oil Shark Galeorhinus galeus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), South America
23. Mandarin Shark Cirrhigaleus barbifer Fishes Australia, China, Fiji, Indonesia (Bali), Japan, New Zealand, Taiwan, Vanuatu
24. Maugean Skate Zearaja maugeana Fishes Australia (Tasmania)
25. Morrisby's Gum Eucalyptus morrisbyi Plants Australia (Tasmania)
26. Onchotelson spatulatus Onchotelson spatulatus Crustaceans Australia
27. Pedder Galaxias Galaxias pedderensis Fishes Australia (Tasmania)
28. Pencil Pine Athrotaxis cupressoides Plants Australia (Tasmania)
29. Pigmy Cypress-pine Callitris oblonga Plants Australia
30. Portuguese Dogfish Centroscymnus coelolepis Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America (United States Territory)
31. Silky Snail Roblinella agnewi Snails Australia (Tasmania)
32. Sphagnum leucobryoides Sphagnum leucobryoides Plants Australia
33. Syncarid Shrimp Allanaspides helonomus Crustaceans Australia (Tasmania)
34. Tasmanian Devil Sarcophilus harrisii Mammals Australia (Tasmania)
35. Tasmanian Forester Kangaroo Macropus giganteus tasmaniensis Mammals Australia (Tasmania)
36. Tasmanian Tiger  WATCH A LIVE TASMANIAN TIGER Thylacinus cynocephalus Mammals Australia
37. Tasmanian Torrent Midge Edwardsina tasmaniensis Insects Australia (Tasmania)
38. Uramphisopus pearsoni Uramphisopus pearsoni Crustaceans Australia (Tasmania)
39. Vandiemenia ratkowskiana Vandiemenia ratkowskiana Plants Australia (Tasmania)
40. White-footed Dunnart Sminthopsis leucopus Mammals Australia

Endangered Species of Our Planet



Donate, Adopt, Get Involved

EEC Conservation Directory
Donate

Mailing List

Would you like to receive a notice and link when the new Creature Feature is posted?

Enter your e-mail address below:

 
HTML   Text-only

Fun & Games

Are you inspired by endangered animals? Check out our games and coloring pages! More to come soon.
color endangered creatures
play hangman