Endangered Insects of Africa
Corals, Jellyfish, and Sea Anemones
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***What insects are listed here?:The Africa section of this site lists the folllowing insects appearing on select endangered species lists:
- Insects that dwell in or migrate to any nation or region found on the African continent.
- Insects dwelling in or that travel to the Mediterranean Sea and any islands located in the Mediterranean Sea.
- Insects dwelling in or that migrate to Madagascar and nearby islands (to the southwest of India or east of Madagascar).
- Insects dwelling in or that migrate to North Atlantic islands off the western coast of Africa.
In some cases, the creatures listed in this section may also be found on other continents or in other areas, which is why you may see additional
areas noted in the range column.
This list combines species from several endangered species lists.
Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of
endangered species of the world is not recommended
. For more information on
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