PROJECT BY
VINUTA JOSHI
PRIYA MAHULI
ENDANGERED
SPECIES
DEFINITION
• A SPECIES THAT IS IN DANGER OF
EXTINCTION THROUGHOUT ALL OR A
SIGNIFICANT PORTION OF ITS RANGE.
THREATENED SP...
MAIN REASONS FOR
ENDANGERMENT
• HABITAT DESTRUCTION.
• POLLUTION.
• OVER-EXPLOITATION.
ATELOPUS VARIUS
• IT IS A KIND OF
TOAD WHICH
BELONGS TO
KINGDOM ANIMALIA
AND CLASS
AMPHIBIA.
• IT WAS ONCE
ABUNDANT IN
COS...
ORANGUTAN
• ITS LEGS ARE
SHORT & BOWED.
• ADULT MALES ARE
4.5 FT TALL AND
WEIGH UPTO 82 KG.
• IT MOSTLY EATS
FRUITS WHICH
...
SEA OTTER
• IT HAS THE
THICKEST FUR IN
THE ANIMAL
KINGDOM,
RANGING FROM
250000 TO A
MILLION HAIR PER
SQ INCH.
• IT DOESN’T...
POLAR BEAR
• THEY HAVE WHITE
FUR, WHICH MAY BE
CREAMY YELLOW OR
LIGHT BROWN IN THE
SUMMER.
• THE FUR HELPS THEM
TO STAY WA...
VULTURE
• VULTURES ARE DARK
WITH SILVERY WHITE
PATCHES NEAR WING
TIPS WHICH HELP
THEM IN FLIGHT.
• THEY HAVE BARE
HEAD, GR...
ANACONDA
• THEY ARE
CARNIVOROUS
SNAKES.
• THEY HAVE SMALL
TEETH EVEN THOUGH
THEY SWALLOW THEIR
PREY.
• THEY ARE NOCTURNAL
...
HAWKSBILL SEA TURTLE
• IT IS A MARINE
TURTLE , HAVING
AN ELONGATED
OVAL SHELL.
• IT HAS SMALL HEAD
WITH A HAWK LIKE
BILL.
...
SIBERIAN TIGER
• IT IS ALSO KNOWN AS
AMUR, MANCHURIAN
OR NORTH CHINA
TIGER.
• ITS FUR GROWS
LONGER & THICKER
THAN THAT OF ...
ISLAND FOX
• IT IS THE SMALLEST
FOX SPECIES IN
THE U.S.
• IT HAS GREY FUR
ON ITS HEAD.
• IT IS GENERALLY
NOCTURNAL.
GIANT PANDA
• IT HAS WHITE COAT
WITH BLACK FUR
AROUND THEIR
EYES, ON THEIR
EARS, LEGS &
SHOULDERS.
• IT HAS ADAPTED
VEGETE...
PALILA (Loxiodies bialleui)
• IT FEEDS
PRIMARILY ON
MAMANE SEEDS,
FLOWERS &
INSECTS.
• IN DROUGHT
YEARS, MOST
BIRDS DO NOT...
SOME MORE ENDANGERED
SPECIES
REFERENCES
• IUCN.
• Acclaim images.
• Wikipedia (The Free Encyclopedia)
Endangered Species By Vinuta & Priya
Endangered Species By Vinuta & Priya
Endangered Species By Vinuta & Priya
Endangered Species By Vinuta & Priya
Endangered Species By Vinuta & Priya
Endangered Species By Vinuta & Priya
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Endangered Species By Vinuta & Priya

  1. 1. PROJECT BY VINUTA JOSHI PRIYA MAHULI ENDANGERED SPECIES
  2. 2. DEFINITION • A SPECIES THAT IS IN DANGER OF EXTINCTION THROUGHOUT ALL OR A SIGNIFICANT PORTION OF ITS RANGE. THREATENED SPECIES IS A RELATED TERM REFERRING TO SPECIES LIKELY TO BECOME ENDANGERED WITHIN A SHORT SPAN OF TIME.
  3. 3. MAIN REASONS FOR ENDANGERMENT • HABITAT DESTRUCTION. • POLLUTION. • OVER-EXPLOITATION.
  4. 4. ATELOPUS VARIUS • IT IS A KIND OF TOAD WHICH BELONGS TO KINGDOM ANIMALIA AND CLASS AMPHIBIA. • IT WAS ONCE ABUNDANT IN COSTA RICA & WESTERN PANAMA.
  5. 5. ORANGUTAN • ITS LEGS ARE SHORT & BOWED. • ADULT MALES ARE 4.5 FT TALL AND WEIGH UPTO 82 KG. • IT MOSTLY EATS FRUITS WHICH MAKES UP 60 % OF ITS DIET.
  6. 6. SEA OTTER • IT HAS THE THICKEST FUR IN THE ANIMAL KINGDOM, RANGING FROM 250000 TO A MILLION HAIR PER SQ INCH. • IT DOESN’T HAVE A LAYER OF BLUBBER TO KEEP IT WARM.
  7. 7. POLAR BEAR • THEY HAVE WHITE FUR, WHICH MAY BE CREAMY YELLOW OR LIGHT BROWN IN THE SUMMER. • THE FUR HELPS THEM TO STAY WARM. • THEY MAY WEIGH ABOUT 800 KGS & MAY BE 10 FT LONG.
  8. 8. VULTURE • VULTURES ARE DARK WITH SILVERY WHITE PATCHES NEAR WING TIPS WHICH HELP THEM IN FLIGHT. • THEY HAVE BARE HEAD, GREYISH IN COLOUR. • THEY LIVE FOR ABOUT 100 YEARS.
  9. 9. ANACONDA • THEY ARE CARNIVOROUS SNAKES. • THEY HAVE SMALL TEETH EVEN THOUGH THEY SWALLOW THEIR PREY. • THEY ARE NOCTURNAL PREDATORS, WHICH MEAN THEY HUNT AT NIGHT.
  10. 10. HAWKSBILL SEA TURTLE • IT IS A MARINE TURTLE , HAVING AN ELONGATED OVAL SHELL. • IT HAS SMALL HEAD WITH A HAWK LIKE BILL. • IT FEEDS ON SPONGES.
  11. 11. SIBERIAN TIGER • IT IS ALSO KNOWN AS AMUR, MANCHURIAN OR NORTH CHINA TIGER. • ITS FUR GROWS LONGER & THICKER THAN THAT OF OTHER TIGERS. • THE PAWS HAVE EXTRA FUR TO PROVIDE INSULATION AGAINST SNOW.
  12. 12. ISLAND FOX • IT IS THE SMALLEST FOX SPECIES IN THE U.S. • IT HAS GREY FUR ON ITS HEAD. • IT IS GENERALLY NOCTURNAL.
  13. 13. GIANT PANDA • IT HAS WHITE COAT WITH BLACK FUR AROUND THEIR EYES, ON THEIR EARS, LEGS & SHOULDERS. • IT HAS ADAPTED VEGETERIAN DIET & DEPEND ON BAMBOO AS A FOOD SOURCE.
  14. 14. PALILA (Loxiodies bialleui) • IT FEEDS PRIMARILY ON MAMANE SEEDS, FLOWERS & INSECTS. • IN DROUGHT YEARS, MOST BIRDS DO NOT ATTEMPT BREEDING.
  15. 15. SOME MORE ENDANGERED SPECIES
  16. 16. REFERENCES • IUCN. • Acclaim images. • Wikipedia (The Free Encyclopedia)

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