The Sumatran Tiger-Population 400 [CR]. Is a tiger subspecies that inhabits the Indonesian island of Sumatra. It was classified as critically endangered by IUCN in 2008 as the population is projected to be 441 to 679 individuals, with no subpopulation having an effective population size larger than 50 individuals, with a declining trend. The Sumatran tiger is the only surviving member of the Sunda Islands group of tigers that included the now extinct Bali tiger and Javan tiger.
The clouded leopard (Neofelis nebulosa) found at the Himalayan foothills and has been classified as vulnerable in 2008 by IUCN. Its total population size is suspected to be fewer than 10,000 mature individuals. Clouded leopards are the most talented climbers among the cats. They can hang down from branches only by bending their hind paws and their tail around them. Little is known of the feeding ecology of clouded leopards. Their prey likely includes both arboreal and terrestrial…
This Sumatran Tiger Cub is Third Generation of Zoo Praha’s Tiger “Dynasty”. Sumatran Tigers are in peril in their native home in Sumatra, Indonesia. Fewer than 400 of these cats are thought to remain in the wild, clinging to isolated patches of intact rainforest. Via @ZooBorns #tiger #cub #sumatra #indonesia #endangered #cute
Vaquita. This is the world's smallest dolphin and is from the Northern Gulf of California and Mexico. There are less than 200 vaquita dolphins left in the wild and the population is declining. The immediate threat to the dolphins is the use of gill nets deployed by fishermen.