Life Collections: extinct and endangered database

The zoology collections include around 2,000 specimens from species that are listed as extinct or endangered in the IUCN 2000 Red List. A total of 520 different species of bird, mammal, reptile, amphibian, fish and invertebrate are represented.

To search the Extinct and Endangered material database please enter a search term in one or more fields and press submit.

Sea horse from the collection

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How to use the databases
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A description of the size and scope of the collection

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