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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 Costa Rica may not be listed here. For a complete list of endangered species in Central America, browse the Central America 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. Abarema racemiflora Abarema racemiflora Plants Costa Rica
2. Acropora Coral Acropora aspera Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
3. Acropora Coral Acropora pharaonis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, Oceanic
4. Acropora Coral Acropora papillare Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Asia, Australia, Central America
5. Acropora Coral Acropora paniculata Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
6. Acropora Coral Acropora palmata Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central America, Gulf of Mexico, North America (United States Territory)
7. Acropora Coral Acropora nana Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
8. Acropora Coral Acropora hyacinthus Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
9. Acropora Coral Acropora formosa Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
10. Acropora Coral Acropora cervicornis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central America, Gulf of Mexico, North America (United States Territory)
11. Aegiphila panamensis Aegiphila panamensis Plants Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
12. Agassiz's Coral Cyphastrea agassizi Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Asia, Australia, Central America, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
13. Agkistrodon bilineatus Agkistrodon bilineatus Reptiles Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua
14. Agonandra macrocarpa Agonandra macrocarpa Plants Costa Rica, Honduras
15. Aiouea obscura Aiouea obscura Plants Costa Rica
16. Alajuela Knobtail Epigomphus subsimilis Insects Costa Rica
17. Allacanthos pittieri Allacanthos pittieri Crustaceans Costa Rica, Panama
18. Alvarado's Salamander Bolitoglossa alvaradoi Amphibians Costa Rica
19. American Cinchona Plantation Treefrog Isthmohyla rivularis Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
20. American Crocodile Crocodylus acutus Reptiles Caribbean, Central and South America, Florida, Mexico
21. Amphitecna sessilifolius Amphitecna sessilifolius Plants Costa Rica, Panama
22. Amphitecna isthmica Amphitecna isthmica Plants Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama
23. Anaxagorea phaeocarpa Anaxagorea phaeocarpa Plants Costa Rica, Honduras
24. Anthodiscus chocoensis Anthodiscus chocoensis Plants Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama
25. Bactris longiseta Bactris longiseta Plants Costa Rica
26. Baird's Trogon Trogon bairdii Birds Costa Rica, Panama
27. Bangs's Mountain Squirrel Syntheosciurus brochus Mammals Costa Rica, Panama
28. Bare-necked Umbrellabird Cephalopterus glabricollis Birds Costa Rica, Panama
29. Bentfin Devil Ray Mobula thurstoni Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, North America, South America
30. Big Leaf Mahogany Swietenia macrophylla Plants Central America, North America, South America
31. Bigeye Tuna Thunnus obesus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America - Including United States (Hawaii), Oceanic, South America
32. Black Guan Chamaepetes unicolor Birds Costa Rica, Panama
33. Black Rail Laterallus jamaicensis Birds Central America, North America (including United States), South America
34. Black Rockfish Mycteroperca bonaci Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
35. Black Solitary Eagle Harpyhaliaetus solitarius Birds Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Venezuela
36. Black-backed Shadowdamsel Palaemnema melanota Insects Costa Rica
37. Black-capped Petrel Pterodroma hasitata Birds Central America, Europe, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
38. Black-cheeked Ant-tanager Habia atrimaxillaris Birds Costa Rica
39. Blacksaddled Coral Grouper Plectropomus laevis Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
40. Blue Coral Heliopora coerulea Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
41. Blue-and-gold Tanager Bangsia arcaei Birds Costa Rica, Panama
42. Blue-sided Treefrog Agalychnis annae Amphibians Costa Rica
43. Bombacopsis quinata Bombacopsis quinata Plants Colombia, Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela
44. Boquete Rocket Frog Silverstoneia nubicola Amphibians Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama
45. Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Birds Coastal Central and South America, USA (Carolinas to Texas, California, Oregon, Washington), West Indies
46. Buff-breasted Sandpiper Tryngites subruficollis Birds Africa, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
47. Bullseye Electric Ray Diplobatus ommata Fishes California, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
48. Bumphead Parrotfish Bolbometopon muricatum Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
49. Cacao Shadowdamsel Palaemnema baltodanoi Insects Costa Rica
50. Calypogeia rhynchophylla Calypogeia rhynchophylla Plants Costa Rica
51. Camouflage Grouper Epinephelus polyphekadion Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
52. Camron Climbing Salamander Bolitoglossa lignicolor Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
53. Caribbean Reef Shark Carcharhinus perezi Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
54. Cartago Knobtail Epigomphus verticicornis Insects Costa Rica
55. Cartago Worm Salamander Oedipina altura Amphibians Costa Rica
56. Cauliflower Coral Pocillopora inflata Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central America, North America, South America
57. Cauliflower Coral Pocillopora eydouxi Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
58. Cauliflower Coral Pocillopora elegans Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, North America (including United States Territory), South America
59. Cedro Misionero Cedrela fissilis Plants Central America, South America
60. Ceiba rosea Ceiba rosea Plants Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama
61. Central American Tapir Tapirus bairdii Mammals Southern Mexico to Colombia and Ecuador
62. Cerro Pando Salamander Bolitoglossa compacta Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
63. Cerro Pando Worm Salamander Oedipina grandis Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
64. Cerulean Warbler Dendroica cerulea Birds Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, Panama, Peru, United States, Venezuela
65. Chiriquita Shadowdamsel Palaemnema chiriquita Insects Costa Rica
66. Cienega Colorado Worm Salamander Oedipina uniformis Amphibians Costa Rica
67. Cigar-box Wood Cedrela odorata Plants Central America, North America, South America
68. Closed Brain Coral Leptoria phrygia Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
69. Cocos Cuckoo Coccyzus ferrugineus Birds Costa Rica
70. Cocos Flycatcher Nesotriccus ridgwayi Birds Costa Rica
71. Cocos Island Finch Pinaroloxias inornata Birds Costa Rica
72. Colorado Grouper Mycteroperca olfax Fishes Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador
73. Common Sawfish Pristis pristis Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central and South America, Europe, Mexico, United States
74. Coralberry Ardisia furfuracella Plants Costa Rica, Panama
75. Cordia croatii Cordia croatii Plants Central America
76. Cordillera Central Salamander Bolitoglossa nigrescens Amphibians Costa Rica
77. Cordillera Talamanca Salamander Bolitoglossa sooyorum Amphibians Costa Rica
78. Cornus disciflora Cornus disciflora Plants Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama
79. Costa Rica Brook Frog Duellmanohyla uranochroa Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
80. Costa Rican Variable Harlequin Toad Atelopus varius Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
81. Cotton-top Marmoset Saguinus oedipus Mammals Costa Rica to Colombia
82. Cougar  WATCH A LIVE COUGAR Puma concolor Mammals North and Central America
83. Couratari guianensis Couratari guianensis Plants Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, French Guiana, Guyana, Panama, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela
84. Couratari scottmorii Couratari scottmorii Plants Costa Rica, Panama
85. Cowfish Rhinoptera bonasus Fishes Belize, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Florida, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela
86. Crater Salamander Bolitoglossa marmorea Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
87. Craugastor angelicus Craugastor angelicus Amphibians Costa Rica
88. Craugastor taurus Craugastor taurus Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
89. Craugastor andi Craugastor andi Amphibians Costa Rica
90. Craugastor ranoides Craugastor ranoides Amphibians Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama
91. Craugastor podiciferus Craugastor podiciferus Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
92. Craugastor persimilis Craugastor persimilis Amphibians Costa Rica
93. Craugastor obesus Craugastor obesus Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
94. Craugastor gulosus Craugastor gulosus Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
95. Craugastor fleischmanni Craugastor fleischmanni Amphibians Costa Rica
96. Craugastor catalinae Craugastor catalinae Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
97. Crepidophryne chompipe Crepidophryne chompipe Amphibians Costa Rica
98. Crown Shark Sphyrna corona Fishes Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru
99. Crust Coral Leptastrea bottae Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
100. Crust Coral Leptastrea aequalis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Oceanic
101. Cryosophila grayumii Cryosophila grayumii Plants Costa Rica
102. Cryosophila cookii Cryosophila cookii Plants Costa Rica
103. Cubera Snapper Lutjanus cyanopterus Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), South America
104. Cymbopetalum torulosum Cymbopetalum torulosum Plants Costa Rica, Panama
105. Dendropanax sessiliflorus Dendropanax sessiliflorus Plants Costa Rica, Panama
106. Dendropanax alberti-smithii Dendropanax alberti-smithii Plants Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama
107. Devil Fish Manta birostris Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Hawaii, Middle East, North America, Oceanic, South America
108. Dichapetalum costaricense Dichapetalum costaricense Plants Costa Rica, Nicaragua
109. Donkey Fish Dermatolepis inermis Fishes Central and South America, North America (including United States), Oceanic
110. Dwarf Climbing Salamander Bolitoglossa minutula Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
111. Ecnomiohyla miliaria Ecnomiohyla miliaria Amphibians Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
112. El Empalme Worm Salamander Oedipina paucidentata Amphibians Costa Rica
113. Elegant Tern Sterna elegans Birds Belgium, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Denmark, Ecuador, El Salvador, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), France, Guatemala, Honduras, Ireland, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, United States, United States Minor Outlying Islands
114. Elliptical Star Coral Dichocoenia stokesii Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central America, Europe, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
115. Elongate Shadowdamsel Palaemnema gigantula Insects Costa Rica, Nicaragua
116. Epidendrum insulanum Epidendrum insulanum Plants Cocos Island
117. Epidendrum cocoense Epidendrum cocoense Plants Cocos Island
118. Eugenia salamensis Eugenia salamensis Plants Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua
119. False Cienega Colorado Worm Salamander Oedipina pseudouniformis Amphibians Costa Rica, Nicaragua
120. Fiddlefish Rhinobatos leucorhynchus Fishes Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
121. Five-keeled Spiny-tailed Iguana Ctenosaura quinquecariniata Reptiles Costa Rica, Nicaragua
122. Flat-faced Seahorse Hippocampus trimaculatus Fishes Australia, China, Cocos Island, French Polynesia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
123. Freziera biserrata Freziera biserrata Plants Costa Rica
124. Fulfordianthus evansii Fulfordianthus evansii Plants Belize, Costa Rica
125. Fungia curvata Fungia curvata Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, North America, Oceanic, South America
126. Fungia fungites Fungia fungites Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
127. Galapagos Petrel Pterodroma phaeopygia Birds Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador (Galapagos Islands), El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Philippines
128. Galapagos Sea Lion Zalophus wollebaeki Mammals Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador
129. Gavilan Blanco Oreomunnea pterocarpa Plants Costa Rica, Mexico, Panama
130. Geoffroy's Spider Monkey Ateles geoffroyi Mammals Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama
131. Giant Anteater Myrmecophaga tridactyla Mammals Central and South America
132. Giant Butterfly Ray Gymnura altavela Fishes Africa, Asia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (including United States), South America
133. Golden Cownose Ray Rhinoptera steindachneri Fishes Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru
134. Golden-winged Warbler Vermivora chrysoptera Birds Central America, Europe, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
135. Golfodulcean Poison Frog Phyllobates vittatus Amphibians Costa Rica
136. Goliath Grouper Epinephelus itajara Fishes Africa, Central and South America, Mexico, United States (Florida, Minor Outlying Islands)
137. Granular Poison Frog Oophaga granulifera Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
138. Great Curassow Crax rubra Birds Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
139. Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus Birds Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
140. Green-eyed Frog Lithobates vibicarius Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
141. Guarea pyriformis Guarea pyriformis Plants Costa Rica
142. Guianan Crested Eagle Morphnus guianensis Birds Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela
143. Hammerhead Shark Sphyrna mokarran Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central and South America, Middle East, Oceanic, United States
144. Handley's Tailless Bat Anoura cultrata Mammals Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Panama, Peru, Venezuela
145. Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja Birds Mexico south to Argentina
146. Heredia Treefrog Ecnomiohyla fimbrimembra Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
147. Hogfish Lachnolaimus maximus Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
148. Holly Ilex vulcanicola Plants Costa Rica, Panama
149. Holly Ilex pallida Plants Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama
150. Holly Ilex costaricensis Plants Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama
151. Holywood Lignum Vitae Guaiacum sanctum Plants Central and South America, Florida, Mexico, Puerto Rico
152. Honduran White Bat Ectophylla alba Mammals Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
153. Honduras Mahogany Swietenia humilis Plants Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
154. Horned Knobtail Epigomphus corniculatus Insects Costa Rica
155. Horned Marsupial Frog Gastrotheca cornuta Amphibians Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Panama
156. Humped Knobtail Epigomphus camelus Insects Costa Rica
157. Hydnophora Coral Hydnophora microconos Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
158. Hyperbaena allenii Hyperbaena allenii Plants Costa Rica, Panama
159. Inga bracteifera Inga bracteifera Plants Costa Rica
160. Inga skutchii Inga skutchii Plants Costa Rica
161. Inga bella Inga bella Plants Costa Rica
162. Inga mortoniana Inga mortoniana Plants Costa Rica
163. Inga allenii Inga allenii Plants Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama
164. Inga litoralis Inga litoralis Plants Costa Rica
165. Inga latipes Inga latipes Plants Costa Rica
166. Inga jimenezii Inga jimenezii Plants Costa Rica
167. Inga herrerae Inga herrerae Plants Costa Rica
168. Inga golfodulcensis Inga golfodulcensis Plants Costa Rica
169. Inga canonegrensis Inga canonegrensis Plants Costa Rica
170. Inga stenophylla Inga stenophylla Plants Costa Rica
171. Isla Bonita Treefrog Isthmohyla debilis Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
172. Isopora palifera Isopora palifera Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
173. Jacaranda mimosifolia Jacaranda mimosifolia Plants Argentina, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Panama
174. Jaguar  WATCH A LIVE JAGUAR Panthera onca Mammals Arizona, California, Central and South America, Louisiana, Mexico, New Mexico, Texas
175. Jaguarundi Herpailurus yagouaroundi Mammals Arizona, Costa Rica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Texas
176. Japanese Devilray Mobula japanica Fishes Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Hawaii, Middle East, North America, Oceanic, South America
177. Jatropha costaricensis Jatropha costaricensis Plants Costa Rica
178. Juan Fernandez Petrel Pterodroma externa Birds Australia, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Polynesia, French Southern Territories, Guam, Japan, Kiribati, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Pitcairn, United States
179. Keel-billed Motmot Electron carinatum Birds Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua
180. Knob Coral Favia stelligera Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
181. Knob Coral Favia matthaii Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
182. Knob Coral Favia marshae Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Asia, Australia, Central America, Oceanic
183. La Estrella Salamander Nototriton picadoi Amphibians Costa Rica
184. La Loma Tree Frog Hyloscirtus colymba Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
185. La Palma Salamander Bolitoglossa subpalmata Amphibians Costa Rica
186. Lacunaria panamensis Lacunaria panamensis Plants Costa Rica, Honduras, Panama
187. Lamarck's Sheet Coral Agaricia lamarcki Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central and South America, Europe, North America (including United States)
188. Lancepod Lonchocarpus phlebophyllus Plants Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua
189. Lancepod Lonchocarpus phaseolifolius Plants Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua
190. Lancepod Lonchocarpus miniflorus Plants Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua
191. Lancepod Lonchocarpus calcaratus Plants Costa Rica, Panama
192. Large Ivory Coral Oculina varicosa Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
193. Largetooth Sawfish Pristis perotteti Fishes Africa, Central and South America, Europe, Mexico, United States
194. Least Tern Sterna antillarum Birds Bahamas, Central America (winters), Greater and Lesser Antilles, Mexico, Northern South America, USA (California, including the Miss. R. Basin), Atlantic Gulf Coasts
195. Legler's Stream Frog Ptychohyla legleri Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
196. Lemur Leaf Frog Hylomantis lemur Amphibians Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama
197. Lennea viridiflora Lennea viridiflora Plants Costa Rica, El Salvador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
198. Limon Knobtail Epigomphus houghtoni Insects Costa Rica
199. Limon Worm Salamander Oedipina alfaroi Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
200. Lined Seahorse Hippocampus erectus Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
201. Little Spotted Cat Leopardus tigrinus Mammals Costa Rica to Northern Argentina
202. Lonchophylla concava Lonchophylla concava Mammals Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Panama
203. Long-tailed Otter Lontra longicaudis Mammals South America
204. Longnose Eagle Ray Myliobatis longirostris Fishes Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico (Baja California), Nicaragua, Panama, Peru
205. Los Diamantes Worm Salamander Oedipina carablanca Amphibians Costa Rica
206. Mangrove Hummingbird Amazilia boucardi Birds Costa Rica
207. Manilkara Tree Manilkara spectabilis Plants Costa Rica
208. Mantled Howler Monkey  WATCH A LIVE MANTLED HOWLER MONKEY Alouatta palliata Mammals Mexico to South America
209. Margay Leopardus wiedii Mammals Central and South America, Mexico
210. Meriania grandiflora Meriania grandiflora Plants Costa Rica, Panama
211. Montastraea franksi Montastraea franksi Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central America, North America (including United States Territory), Oceanic, South America
212. Montastraea faveolata Montastraea faveolata Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central America, North America (including United States Territory), South America
213. Montastraea annularis Montastraea annularis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central America, North America (including United States Territory), South America
214. Monte Verde Golden Toad Bufo periglenes Amphibians Costa Rica
215. Monteverde Moss Salamander Nototriton gamezi Amphibians Costa Rica
216. Montipora peltiformis Montipora peltiformis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (Hawaii/US Territory), Oceanic
217. Montipora lobulata Montipora lobulata Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, North America (Hawaii/US Territory), Oceanic
218. Montipora foliosa Montipora foliosa Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (Hawaii/US Territory), Oceanic
219. Montipora efflorescens Montipora efflorescens Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (Hawaii/US Territory), Oceanic
220. Montipora cocosensis Montipora cocosensis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East
221. Montipora capricornis Montipora capricornis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Asia, Australia, Central America, North America (Hawaii/US Territory), Oceanic
222. Montipora angulata Montipora angulata Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, North America (Hawaii/US Territory), Oceanic
223. Narrow-bridged Mud Turtle Kinosternon angustipons Reptiles Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama
224. Narrow-lined Treefrog Isthmohyla angustilineata Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
225. Nassau Grouper Epinephelus striatus Fishes Central and South America, United States (Florida, Minor Outlying Islands)
226. Nectandra smithii Nectandra smithii Plants Costa Rica, Panama
227. Nectandra ramonensis Nectandra ramonensis Plants Costa Rica, Panama
228. Nectandra longipetiolata Nectandra longipetiolata Plants Costa Rica
229. Nectandra hypoleuca Nectandra hypoleuca Plants Costa Rica
230. 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
231. Ocelot  WATCH A LIVE OCELOT Leopardus pardalis Mammals USA (Arizona, Texas) to Central and South America
232. Ocotea rivularis Ocotea rivularis Plants South America
233. Olive Grouper Epinephelus cifuentesi Fishes Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador
234. Oreopanax oerstediana Oreopanax oerstediana Plants Costa Rica, Panama
235. Organ Pipe Coral Tubipora musica Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
236. Ouratea cocleensis Ouratea cocleensis Plants Costa Rica, Panama
237. Pacific Seahorse Hippocampus ingens Fishes Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Peru, United States (California)
238. Painted Bunting Passerina ciris Birds Central America, North America (including United States)
239. Parkinson's Petrel Procellaria parkinsoni Birds Australia, Central America, North America, Oceanic, South America
240. Pass Stubfoot Toad Atelopus senex Amphibians Costa Rica
241. Pavona venosa Pavona venosa Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
242. Pavona decussata Pavona decussata Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
243. Pavona cactus Pavona cactus Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
244. Pegtail Perigomphus pallidistylus Insects Costa Rica, Panama
245. Persea schiedeana Persea schiedeana Plants Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
246. Persea obtusifolia Persea obtusifolia Plants Costa Rica, Panama
247. Persea brenesii Persea brenesii Plants Costa Rica
248. Pico Blanco Toad Incilius fastidiosus Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
249. Pico Blanco Treefrog Isthmohyla pictipes Amphibians Costa Rica
250. Pillar Coral Dendrogyra cylindrus Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central America, Europe, North America (including United States), South America
251. Pink-footed Shearwater Puffinus creatopus Birds Argentina, Australia, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Peru, United States
252. Plantanillo Gorge Salamander Nototriton major Amphibians Costa Rica
253. Platymiscium pleiostachyum Platymiscium pleiostachyum Plants Costa Rica, El Salvador, Nicaragua
254. Pleurothyrium hexaglandulosum Pleurothyrium hexaglandulosum Plants Costa Rica, Panama
255. Podocarpus costaricensis Podocarpus costaricensis Plants Central America
256. Poey's Grouper Epinephelus flavolimbatus Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), South America
257. Polkadot Cod Plectropomus areolatus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
258. Porites somaliensis Porites somaliensis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East
259. Porites lobata Porites lobata Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (Hawaii/US Territory), Oceanic, South America
260. Porites cylindrica Porites cylindrica Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, North America (Hawaii/US Territory), Oceanic
261. Porites cocosensis Porites cocosensis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Asia, Australia, Central America
262. Pouteria Tree Pouteria filiformis Plants Central America
263. Pouteria Tree Pouteria congestifolia Plants Central America
264. Pouteria Tree Pouteria calistophylla Plants Central America
265. Pouteria Tree Pouteria triplarifolia Plants Central America
266. Pouteria Tree Pouteria austin-smithii Plants Central America
267. Pouteria Tree Pouteria silvestris Plants Central America
268. Pouteria Tree Pouteria macrocarpa Plants Central America, South America
269. Pouteria Tree Pouteria leptopedicellata Plants Central America
270. Pouteria Tree Pouteria foveolata Plants Central America
271. Pouteria Tree Pouteria fossicola Plants Central America
272. Povedadaphne quadriporata Povedadaphne quadriporata Plants Costa Rica
273. Pristimantis Rain Frog Pristimantis altae Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
274. Pristimantis Rain Frog Pristimantis pardalis Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
275. Pristimantis Rain Frog Pristimantis caryophyllaceus Amphibians Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama
276. Protium pittieri Protium pittieri Plants Costa Rica, Panama
277. Protium correae Protium correae Plants Colombia, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama
278. Psammocora stellata Psammocora stellata Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, Asia, Central America, Mexico, Oceanic, South America, United States/US Territory
279. Psammocora obtusangula Psammocora obtusangula Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Mexico, Oceanic, United States/US Territory
280. Psammocora digitata Psammocora digitata Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Oceanic, United States/US Territory
281. Ptychophallus tristani Ptychophallus tristani Crustaceans Costa Rica
282. Quararibea pterocalyx Quararibea pterocalyx Plants Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Venezuela
283. Quararibea platyphylla Quararibea platyphylla Plants Costa Rica, Panama
284. Quararibea pendula Quararibea pendula Plants Costa Rica, Panama
285. Quararibea gomeziana Quararibea gomeziana Plants Costa Rica, Panama
286. Quararibea aurantiocalyx Quararibea aurantiocalyx Plants Costa Rica, Panama
287. Quarry Worm Salamander Oedipina poelzi Amphibians Costa Rica
288. Quebrada Valverde Salamander Bolitoglossa diminuta Amphibians Costa Rica
289. Queen Triggerfish Balistes vetula Fishes Africa, Asia, Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
290. Quercus rapurahuensis Quercus rapurahuensis Plants Costa Rica, Panama
291. Quercus costaricensis Quercus costaricensis Plants Costa Rica
292. Quercus bumelioides Quercus bumelioides Plants Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
293. Quiina colonensis Quiina colonensis Plants Costa Rica, Panama
294. Rainbow Parrotfish Scarus guacamaia Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
295. Red Grouper Epinephelus morio Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
296. Red Porgy Pagrus pagrus Fishes Asia, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, Mexico, United States
297. Red-backed Squirrel Monkey Saimiri oerstedii Mammals Costa Rica, Panama
298. Red-footed Climbing Salamander Bolitoglossa pesrubra Amphibians Costa Rica
299. Red-fronted Parrotlet Touit costaricensis Birds Costa Rica, Panama
300. Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno Birds Mexico to Panama
301. Reventazon Shadowdamsel Palaemnema reventazoni Insects Costa Rica
302. Richard's Moss Salamander Nototriton richardi Amphibians Costa Rica
303. Rio Quiri Salamander Bolitoglossa gracilis Amphibians Costa Rica
304. Rosewood Dalbergia retusa Plants Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama
305. Rough Cactus Coral Mycetophyllia ferox Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central America, North America (including United States), South America
306. Savage's Brook Frog Duellmanohyla lythrodes Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
307. Seabass Epinephelus niveatus Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
308. Senna caudata Senna caudata Plants Costa Rica, Panama
309. Shadowy Web-footed Salamander Bolitoglossa sombra Amphibians Costa Rica
310. Slender Worm Salamander Oedipina gracilis Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
311. Solanum fortunense Solanum fortunense Plants Costa Rica, Panama
312. Souari Tree Caryocar costaricense Plants Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Venezuela
313. Spachea correae Spachea correae Plants Costa Rica, Panama
314. Spectral Bat Vampyrum spectrum Mammals Belize, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela
315. 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
316. Starrett's Treefrog Isthmohyla tica Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
317. Stemmadenia pauli Stemmadenia pauli Plants Costa Rica
318. Stenanona panamensis Stenanona panamensis Plants Costa Rica, Panama
319. Talamancan Small Eared Shrew Cryptotis gracilis Mammals Costa Rica, Panama
320. Talamancan Yellow-shouldered Bat Sturnira mordax Mammals Costa Rica, Panama
321. Tapanti Giant Salamander Bolitoglossa obscura Amphibians Costa Rica
322. Tapanti Moss Salamander Nototriton tapanti Amphibians Costa Rica
323. Tawny-chested Flycatcher Aphanotriccus capitalis Birds Costa Rica, Nicaragua
324. Terminalia bucidoides Terminalia bucidoides Plants Central America
325. Tetragastris tomentosa Tetragastris tomentosa Plants Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama
326. Thin Leaf Lettuce Coral Agaricia tenuifolia Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Central America (including United States Territories), South America
327. Thorn Coral Stylocoeniella cocosensis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Australia, China, Cocos Island, Indian Ocean (Christmas Island), Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand
328. Three-wattled Bellbird Procnias tricarunculatus Birds Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
329. Tico Salamander Bolitoglossa tica Amphibians Costa Rica
330. Tocoyena pittieri Tocoyena pittieri Plants Colombia, Costa Rica, Honduras, Panama
331. Trichilia pittieri Trichilia pittieri Plants Costa Rica
332. Turbinaria Coral Turbinaria reniformis Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Europe, Middle East, North America (United States Territory), Oceanic
333. Turquoise Cotinga Cotinga ridgwayi Birds Costa Rica, Panama
334. Umbrella Tree Schefflera brenesii Plants Central America
335. Virola surinamensis Virola surinamensis Plants Brazil, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Panama, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela
336. Vitex cooperi Vitex cooperi Plants Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
337. Volcan Barba Treefrog Isthmohyla picadoi Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama
338. Volcan Cacoa Moss Salamander Nototriton guanacaste Amphibians Costa Rica
339. Volcano Knobtail Epigomphus echeverrii Insects Costa Rica
340. Whale Shark  WATCH A LIVE WHALE SHARK Rhincodon typus Fishes Africa, American Samoa, Asia, Australia, Central America, Middle East, Oceanic, South America
341. White-crowned Pigeon Patagioenas leucocephala Birds Central America, North America (including United States), South America
342. White-lipped Peccary Tayassu pecari Mammals Central America, North America, South America
343. Yellow-billed Cotinga Carpodectes antoniae Birds Costa Rica, Panama
344. Yellowfin Grouper Mycteroperca venenosa Fishes Central America, North America (including United States), Oceanic, South America
345. Zamia pseudomonticola Zamia pseudomonticola Plants Central America
346. Zamia fairchildiana Zamia fairchildiana Plants Central America
347. Zamia acuminata Zamia acuminata Plants Central America
348. Zanthoxylum ferrugineum Zanthoxylum ferrugineum Plants Central America
349. Zanthoxylum belizense Zanthoxylum belizense Plants Central America, North America
350. Zanthoxylum procerum Zanthoxylum procerum Plants Central America, North America
351. Zanthoxylum panamense Zanthoxylum panamense Plants Central America
352. Zetek's Treefrog Isthmohyla zeteki Amphibians Costa Rica, Panama

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