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

Endangered species found in Niger:

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. Addax  WATCH A LIVE ADDAX Addax nasomaculatus Mammals North Africa
2. African Elephant Loxodonta africana Mammals Africa
3. African Lion Panthera leo Mammals Africa, Asia
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 Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris Birds Africa, Asia, Middle East
6. African Wild Dog  WATCH A LIVE AFRICAN WILD DOG Lycaon pictus Mammals Sub-saharan Africa
7. Afzelia Afzelia africana Plants Africa
8. Barbary Sheep Ammotragus lervia Mammals Africa, Middle East
9. 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
10. Black Crowned-crane Balearica pavonina Birds Africa, Middle East
11. Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic
12. Bongo Tragelaphus eurycerus Mammals Africa
13. Cheetah  WATCH A LIVE CHEETAH Acinonyx jubatus Mammals Africa to India
14. Common Hippopotamus Hippopotamus amphibius Mammals Africa
15. Dama Gazelle Gazella dama Mammals Africa
16. Denham's Bustard Neotis denhami Birds Africa
17. Desert Monitor Varanus griseus Reptiles Asia, Africa, and the Middle East
18. Egyptian Vulture  WATCH A LIVE EGYPTIAN VULTURE Neophron percnopterus Birds Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East
19. Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
20. Eurasian Peregrine Falcon  WATCH A LIVE EURASIAN PEREGRINE FALCON Falco peregrinus peregrinus Birds Eurasia south to Africa and Mideast
21. Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
22. Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotos Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
23. Leopard  WATCH A LIVE LEOPARD Panthera pardus Mammals Africa, Asia, Middle East
24. Lesser Flamingo Phoeniconaias minor Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Oceanic
25. Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
26. Nubian Bustard Neotis nuba Birds Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Sudan
27. 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
28. Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
29. Red-fronted Gazelle Eudorcas rufifrons Mammals Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan
30. Rueppell's Vulture Gyps rueppellii Birds Africa
31. Sawback Angelshark Squatina aculeata Fishes Africa, Europe
32. Scimitar-horned Oryx Oryx dammah Mammals North Africa
33. Sinai Hooktail Paragomphus sinaiticus Insects Egypt, Niger, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Yemen
34. Straw-coloured Fruit Bat Eidolon helvum Mammals Africa, Asia, Middle East
35. Striped Hyena Hyaena hyaena Mammals Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, Europe
36. West African Manatee Trichechus senegalensis Mammals Africa
37. White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus Birds Africa
38. White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis Birds Africa

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