Critically endangered species
|Risk of extinction|
Critically endangered animals[change | change source]
- The Christmas Island Pipistrelle is a very small bat which is listed as being a Critically endangered species. In February 2009 there were only about 20 left living on Christmas Island. Scientists think the bat became extinct at the end of 2009.
- The Corroboree Frog, a very small frog found only in the high mountains of south east Australia.
- The Gharial, a crocodile like animal.
References[change | change source]
- "ABC Local - Garrett goes in to bat for endangered pipistrelle". www.abc.net.au. http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2009/02/16/2492049.htm?site=local. Retrieved 2009-02-24.