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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 Syria may not be listed here. For a complete list of endangered species in the Middle East, browse the Middle East endangered species list.

Endangered species found in Syria:

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. Acanthobrama centisquama Acanthobrama centisquama Fishes Syria, Turkey
2. Alburnus orontis Alburnus orontis Fishes Syria, Turkey
3. Alburnus qalilus Alburnus qalilus Fishes Syria
4. Angel Shark Squatina squatina Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
5. Angular Rough Shark Oxynotus centrina Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
6. Apollo Butterfly Parnassius apollo Insects Asia, Europe, Middle East
7. Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
8. Barbus longiceps Barbus longiceps Fishes Israel, Jordan, Syria
9. Barbus chantrei Barbus chantrei Fishes Syria, Turkey
10. Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic
11. Blackchin Guitarfish Rhinobatos cemiculus Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
12. Calopteryx syriaca Calopteryx syriaca Insects Israel, Israel (Palestinian Territory, Occupied), Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
13. Calopteryx hyalina Calopteryx hyalina Insects Jordan, Syria
14. Cape Shark Squalus acanthias Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
15. Chondrostoma kinzelbachi Chondrostoma kinzelbachi Fishes Syria, Turkey
16. Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
17. Cobitis levantina Cobitis levantina Fishes Libya, Syria, Turkey
18. Coenagrion syriacum Coenagrion syriacum Insects Israel, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey
19. Common Bentwing Bat Miniopterus schreibersii Mammals Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
20. Common Guitarfish Rhinobatos rhinobatos Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
21. Common Tortoise Testudo graeca Reptiles Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
22. Cyrtopodion amictopholis Cyrtopodion amictopholis Reptiles Lebanon, Syria
23. Dalmatian Pelican Pelecanus crispus Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
24. Dark-winged Groundling Brachythemis fuscopalliata Insects Iran, Iraq, Israel, Syria, Turkey
25. Desert Monitor Varanus griseus Reptiles Asia, Africa, and the Middle East
26. Dorcas Gazelle Gazella dorcas Mammals Algeria, Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Morocco, Somalia, Syria, Tunisia
27. Dusky Grouper Epinephelus marginatus Fishes Africa, Europe, Middle East, South America
28. Egyptian Vulture  WATCH A LIVE EGYPTIAN VULTURE Neophron percnopterus Birds Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East
29. Euphrates Jerboa Allactaga euphratica Mammals Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey
30. Euphrates Softshell Turtle Rafetus euphraticus Reptiles Iran, Iraq, Syria, Turkey
31. Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
32. Eurasian Otter Lutra lutra Mammals Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
33. Eurasian Peregrine Falcon  WATCH A LIVE EURASIAN PEREGRINE FALCON Falco peregrinus peregrinus Birds Eurasia south to Africa and Mideast
34. European Eel Anguilla anguilla Fishes European coasts from the Black Sea to the White Sea (Russia), Rivers of the North Atlantic, Baltic and Mediterranean Seas
35. European Marbled Polecat Vormela peregusna Mammals Asia, Europe, Middle East
36. European Roller Coracias garrulus Birds Asia, Europe, Middle East
37. Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
38. Fire Salamander Salamandra infraimmaculata Amphibians Iran, Iraq, Israel, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey
39. Giant Butterfly Ray Gymnura altavela Fishes Africa, Asia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
40. Goitered Gazelle Gazella subgutturosa Mammals Asia, Europe, Middle East
41. Golden Hamster Mesocricetus auratus Mammals Syria, Turkey
42. Gray Nurse Shark Carcharias taurus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
43. Great Bustard Otis tarda Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
44. Great White Shark Carcharodon carcharias Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), Oceanic, South America
45. Greater Spotted Eagle Aquila clanga Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
46. Gunther's Cylindrical Skink Chalcides guentheri Reptiles Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
47. Haplochromis flaviijosephi Haplochromis flaviijosephi Fishes Israel, Syria
48. Hemigrammocapoeta nana Hemigrammocapoeta nana Fishes Israel, Jordan, Syria
49. Houbara Bustard Chlamydotis undulata Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
50. Lacerta kulzeri Lacerta kulzeri Reptiles Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
51. Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotos Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
52. Lebanon Viper Montivipera bornmuelleri Reptiles Lebanon, Syria
53. Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
54. Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus Birds Asia, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory)
55. Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
56. Liver-oil Shark Galeorhinus galeus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), South America
57. Long-fingered Bat Myotis capaccinii Mammals Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
58. Long-nosed Skate Dipturus oxyrinchus Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
59. Marbled Teal Marmaronetta angustirostris Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
60. Mediterranean Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus euryale Mammals Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, France, Georgia (Eurasia), Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Portugal, Republic of Macedonia, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey
61. Mediterranean Monk Seal Monachus monachus Mammals Mediterranean Sea, Northwest African Coast and Black Sea
62. Mehely's Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus mehelyi Mammals Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
63. Nemacheilus pantheroides Nemacheilus pantheroides Fishes Israel, Syria
64. Nemacheilus jordanicus Nemacheilus jordanicus Fishes Israel, Jordan, Syria
65. Northern Bald Ibis Geronticus eremita Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
66. Nubian Ibex Capra nubiana Mammals Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Yemen
67. Onychogomphus macrodon Onychogomphus macrodon Insects Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey
68. Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
69. Potamon setiger Potamon setiger Crustaceans Asia, Europe, Middle East
70. Potamon potamios Potamon potamios Crustaceans Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
71. Pseudophoxinus zeregi Pseudophoxinus zeregi Fishes Syria
72. Pseudophoxinus kervillei Pseudophoxinus kervillei Fishes Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
73. Pseudophoxinus drusensis Pseudophoxinus drusensis Fishes Israel, Syria
74. Red Chaser Libellula pontica Insects Armenia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Syria, Turkey
75. Red Kite Milvus milvus Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
76. Red Porgy Pagrus pagrus Fishes Asia, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, Mexico, United States
77. Rosalia Longicorn Rosalia alpina Insects Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
78. Saker Falcon Falco cherrug Birds Africa, Asia, Europe
79. Sand Cat  WATCH A LIVE SAND CAT Felis margarita Mammals Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
80. Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
81. Syrian Serin Serinus syriacus Birds Egypt, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria
82. Turkish Red Damsel Ceriagrion georgifreyi Insects Greece, Syria, Turkey
83. White Grouper Epinephelus aeneus Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
84. White-headed Duck Oxyura leucocephala Birds Africa to Asia
85. Yelkouan Shearwater Puffinus yelkouan Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East

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