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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 Senegal 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 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 Slender-snouted Crocodile Crocodylus cataphractus Reptiles Western and Central Africa
7. African Spurred Tortoise Geochelone sulcata Reptiles Chad, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan
8. African Wedgefish Rhynchobatus luebberti Fishes Africa
9. African Wild Dog  WATCH A LIVE AFRICAN WILD DOG Lycaon pictus Mammals Sub-saharan Africa
10. 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
11. Angular Rough Shark Oxynotus centrina Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
12. Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola Birds Belarus, Germany, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Senegal, Ukraine
13. 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
14. Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
15. Baphia heudelotiana Baphia heudelotiana Plants Guinea, Senegal
16. Basking Shark Cetorhinus maximus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
17. 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
18. Bentfin Devil Ray Mobula thurstoni Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, North America, South America
19. Bigeye Tuna Thunnus obesus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America - Including United States (Hawaii), Oceanic, South America
20. Black Crowned-crane Balearica pavonina Birds Africa, Middle East
21. Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic
22. Blackchin Guitarfish Rhinobatos cemiculus Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
23. Bottlenose Skate Rostroraja alba Fishes Africa, Europe
24. Cape Shark Squalus acanthias Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
25. Cheetah  WATCH A LIVE CHEETAH Acinonyx jubatus Mammals Africa to India
26. Chimpanzee  WATCH A LIVE CHIMPANZEE Pan troglodytes Mammals Africa
27. Common Guitarfish Rhinobatos rhinobatos Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
28. Common Hippopotamus Hippopotamus amphibius Mammals Africa
29. Common Sawfish Pristis pristis Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central and South America, Europe, Mexico, United States
30. Dama Gazelle Gazella dama Mammals Africa
31. Deepwater Spiny Dogfish Centrophorus squamosus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe
32. Denham's Bustard Neotis denhami Birds Africa
33. Devil Fish Manta birostris Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Hawaii, Middle East, North America, Oceanic, South America
34. Dusky Grouper Epinephelus marginatus Fishes Africa, Europe, Middle East, South America
35. Dwarf Crocodile Osteolaemus tetraspis Reptiles West Africa and the Congo R. Drainage
36. Egyptian Vulture  WATCH A LIVE EGYPTIAN VULTURE Neophron percnopterus Birds Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East
37. Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
38. Eurasian Peregrine Falcon  WATCH A LIVE EURASIAN PEREGRINE FALCON Falco peregrinus peregrinus Birds Eurasia south to Africa and Mideast
39. Fea's Petrel Pterodroma feae Birds Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Ireland, Israel, Morocco, Portugal, Senegal, Spain, United Kingdom, United States, Western Sahara
40. Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
41. Giant Butterfly Ray Gymnura altavela Fishes Africa, Asia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
42. Giant Ground Pangolin Smutsia gigantea Mammals Africa
43. Gray Nurse Shark Carcharias taurus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
44. Great Snipe Gallinago media Birds Africa, Asia, Europe
45. Great White Shark Carcharodon carcharias Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), Oceanic, South America
46. Guinea Baboon Papio papio Mammals Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Senegal
47. Guinean Horseshoe Bat Rhinolophus guineensis Mammals Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone
48. Gulper Shark Centrophorus granulosus Fishes Africa, Asia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), South America
49. 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
50. Hammerhead Shark Sphyrna mokarran Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central and South America, Middle East, Oceanic, United States
51. Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotos Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
52. Large-eyed Rabbitfish Hydrolagus mirabilis Fishes France, Iceland, Ireland, Mauritania, Morocco, Namibia, Senegal, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom, Western Sahara
53. Largetooth Sawfish Pristis perotteti Fishes Africa, Central and South America, Europe, Mexico, United States
54. Leopard  WATCH A LIVE LEOPARD Panthera pardus Mammals Africa, Asia, Middle East
55. Lesser Flamingo Phoeniconaias minor Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Oceanic
56. Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
57. Liver-oil Shark Galeorhinus galeus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), South America
58. Long-nosed Skate Dipturus oxyrinchus Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
59. Marbled Teal Marmaronetta angustirostris Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
60. Milicia regia Milicia regia Plants Benin, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Senegal
61. Night Shark Carcharhinus signatus Fishes Africa, Central America, North America (United States), South America
62. 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
63. One-finned Shark Heptranchias perlo Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
64. Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
65. Portuguese Dogfish Centroscymnus coelolepis Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America (United States Territory)
66. Queen Triggerfish Balistes vetula Fishes Africa, Asia, Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
67. Red Porgy Pagrus pagrus Fishes Asia, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, Mexico, United States
68. Red-fronted Gazelle Eudorcas rufifrons Mammals Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan
69. Rueppell's Vulture Gyps rueppellii Birds Africa
70. Rufous-winged Illadopsis Illadopsis rufescens Birds Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone
71. Saker Falcon Falco cherrug Birds Africa, Asia, Europe
72. Sawback Angelshark Squatina aculeata Fishes Africa, Europe
73. Sharpsnout Stingray Dasyatis geijskesi Fishes Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Senegal, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela
74. Shea Butter Tree Vitellaria paradoxa Plants Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan, Uganda
75. Smoothback Angel Shark Squatina oculata Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
76. Sooty Mangabey Cercocebus atys Mammals Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone
77. 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
78. Straw-coloured Fruit Bat Eidolon helvum Mammals Africa, Asia, Middle East
79. Striped Hyena Hyaena hyaena Mammals Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, Europe
80. West African Manatee Trichechus senegalensis Mammals Africa
81. West African Red Colobus Procolobus badius Mammals Cote d'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone
82. Western Giant Eland Taurotragus derbianus derbianus Mammals Senegal to Ivory Coast
83. Whale Shark  WATCH A LIVE WHALE SHARK Rhincodon typus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, Oceanic, South America
84. White Grouper Epinephelus aeneus Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
85. White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus Birds Africa
86. White-collared Mangabey Cercocebus torquatus Mammals Nigeria to Gabon, Senegal to Ghana
87. White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis Birds Africa
88. 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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