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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 United Kingdom may not be listed here. For a complete list of endangered species in Europe, browse the Europe 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. Angel Shark Squatina squatina Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
2. Angular Rough Shark Oxynotus centrina Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
3. Atlantic Cod Gadus morhua Fishes Asia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), Oceanic
4. Atlantic Halibut Hippoglossus hippoglossus Fishes Canada (Newfoundland), Europe, United States (Alaska)
5. Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
6. Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States)
7. Basking Shark Cetorhinus maximus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
8. Bechstein's Bat Myotis bechsteinii Mammals Asia, Europe, Middle East
9. Beluga Delphinapterus leucas Mammals Asia, Europe, North America (including United States), Oceanic
10. Black-capped Petrel Pterodroma hasitata Birds Central America, Europe, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
11. Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic
12. Blue Skate Dipturus batis Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
13. Bottlenose Skate Rostroraja alba Fishes Africa, Europe
14. Broad Sea Fan Eunicella verrucosa Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Algeria, France, Ireland, Italy, Mauritania, Morocco, Spain, United Kingdom, Western Sahara
15. Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis Birds Africa, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
16. Cape Shark Squalus acanthias Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
17. Cerambyx Longicorn Cerambyx cerdo Insects Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
18. Chinese Water Deer Hydropotes inermis Mammals China, France, Korea, United Kingdom
19. Common Guitarfish Rhinobatos rhinobatos Fishes Europe, Africa, and the Middle East
20. Corncrake Crex crex Birds Africa to Asia
21. Cornish Path Moss Ditrichum cornubicum Plants United Kingdom
22. Dark Guest Ant Anergates atratulus Insects Europe
23. Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
24. Deepwater Spiny Dogfish Centrophorus squamosus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe
25. Dusky Grouper Epinephelus marginatus Fishes Africa, Europe, Middle East, South America
26. Egyptian Vulture  WATCH A LIVE EGYPTIAN VULTURE Neophron percnopterus Birds Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East
27. Eskimo Curlew Numenius borealis Birds Alaska and Northern Canada to Argentina
28. Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Birds Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
29. Eurasian Otter Lutra lutra Mammals Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
30. Eurasian Peregrine Falcon  WATCH A LIVE EURASIAN PEREGRINE FALCON Falco peregrinus peregrinus Birds Eurasia south to Africa and Mideast
31. 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
32. European Rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus Mammals Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America (including United States), South America
33. Fea's Petrel Pterodroma feae Birds Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Ireland, Israel, Morocco, Portugal, Senegal, Spain, United Kingdom, United States, Western Sahara
34. Freshwater Pearl Mussel Margaritifera margaritifera Clams Europe
35. Frilled Shark Chlamydoselachus anguineus Fishes Angola, Australia, Chile, France, Guyana, Japan, Mauritania, Morocco, Namibia, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal (Madeira), South Africa, Spain, United Kingdom, United States (California)
36. Gillaroo Salmo stomachicus Fishes Ireland, United Kingdom
37. Golden-winged Warbler Vermivora chrysoptera Birds Central America, Europe, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
38. Gwyniad Coregonus pennantii Fishes United Kingdom
39. Haddock Melanogrammus aeglefinus Fishes Asia, Europe, North America (including United States), Oceanic
40. Hooded Seal Cystophora cristata Mammals Asia, Central America, Europe, North America, Oceanic, South America
41. Ivory Gull Pagophila eburnea Birds Asia, Europe, North America (including United States), Oceanic
42. Large-eyed Rabbitfish Hydrolagus mirabilis Fishes France, Iceland, Ireland, Mauritania, Morocco, Namibia, Senegal, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom, Western Sahara
43. Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
44. Liver-oil Shark Galeorhinus galeus Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States and Hawaii), South America
45. Long-nosed Skate Dipturus oxyrinchus Fishes Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
46. Many-fruited Beardless Moss Weissia multicapsularis Plants United Kingdom
47. Marsh Earwort Jamesoniella undulifolia Plants Austria, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greenland, Korea, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom
48. Metatrichoniscoides celticus Metatrichoniscoides celticus Crustaceans United Kingdom
49. Myrmica hirsuta Myrmica hirsuta Insects United Kingdom
50. Narwhal Monodon monoceros Mammals Alaska, Canada, Germany, Greenland, Iceland, Netherlands (Europe), Norway, Russia, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, United Kingdom
51. Pollan Coregonus pollan Fishes Ireland, United Kingdom
52. Porbeagle Lamna nasus Fishes Denmark, France, Gibraltar, Iceland, Ireland, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
53. Portuguese Dogfish Centroscymnus coelolepis Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America (United States Territory)
54. Powan Coregonus clupeoides Fishes United Kingdom
55. Rabbitfish Chimaera monstrosa Fishes Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East
56. Red Kite Milvus milvus Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
57. Red Porgy Pagrus pagrus Fishes Asia, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, Mexico, United States
58. Salvelinus grayi Salvelinus grayi Fishes Ireland, United Kingdom
59. Salvelinus youngeri Salvelinus youngeri Fishes United Kingdom
60. Salvelinus gracillimus Salvelinus gracillimus Fishes United Kingdom
61. Salvelinus willoughbii Salvelinus willoughbii Fishes United Kingdom
62. Salvelinus struanensis Salvelinus struanensis Fishes United Kingdom
63. Salvelinus perisii Salvelinus perisii Fishes United Kingdom
64. Salvelinus maxillaris Salvelinus maxillaris Fishes United Kingdom
65. Salvelinus mallochi Salvelinus mallochi Fishes United Kingdom
66. Salvelinus lonsdalii Salvelinus lonsdalii Fishes United Kingdom
67. Salvelinus killinensis Salvelinus killinensis Fishes United Kingdom
68. Schelly Coregonus stigmaticus Fishes United Kingdom
69. Sociable Lapwing Vanellus gregarius Birds Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
70. Sonaghen Salmo nigripinnis Fishes Ireland, United Kingdom
71. Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Birds Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
72. Sorbus eminens Sorbus eminens Plants United Kingdom
73. Sorbus bristoliensis Sorbus bristoliensis Plants United Kingdom
74. Sorbus arranensis Sorbus arranensis Plants United Kingdom
75. Sorbus wilmottiana Sorbus wilmottiana Plants United Kingdom
76. Sorbus anglica Sorbus anglica Plants Ireland, United Kingdom
77. Sorbus vexans Sorbus vexans Plants United Kingdom
78. Sorbus subcuneata Sorbus subcuneata Plants United Kingdom
79. Sorbus pseudofennica Sorbus pseudofennica Plants United Kingdom
80. Sorbus leyana Sorbus leyana Plants United Kingdom
81. Sorbus leptophylla Sorbus leptophylla Plants United Kingdom
82. Southern Damselfly Coenagrion mercuriale Insects Africa, Europe
83. Starlet Sea Anemone Nematostella vectensis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Canada, United Kingdom, United States
84. Steller's Eider Polysticta stelleri Birds Asia, Europe, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
85. Thamnobryum angustifolium Thamnobryum angustifolium Plants United Kingdom
86. Vendace Coregonus vandesius Fishes United Kingdom
87. Western Barbastelle Barbastella barbastellus Mammals Africa, Asia, Europe
88. White-clawed Crayfish Austropotamobius pallipes Crustaceans Europe

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