Rhinocypha spp. 
Group:
Insects
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Japan, Philippines
Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered:
  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Rhinocypha hageniEN-IUCN2006Philippines
2. Rhinocypha latimaculaVU-IUCN2006Philippines
3. Rhinocypha ogasawarensisCR-IUCN1996Japan
4. Rhinocypha uenoiEN-IUCN1996Japan


Species/Common Names:
Rhinocypha hageni
Rhinocypha latimacula
Rhinocypha latimaculata
Rhinocypha ogasawarensis
Rhinocypha uenoi

Facts Summary:
Rhinocypha is a genus of insects of concern and found in the following area(s): Japan, Philippines.


Featured Article

Twelve Incredibly Odd Endangered Creatures
1. Solenodon
The solenodon is a mammal found primarily in Cuba and Hispanola. The species was thought to be extinct until scientists found a few still alive in 2003. Solenodons only prefer to come out at night. They eat primarily insects and they are one of the few mammal species that are venomous, delivering a very powerful toxin. Symptoms of a solenodon bite are very similar to a snake bite, including swelling and severe pain, lasting several days.

Read More...


Endangered Species of Our Planet

Donate, Adopt, Get Involved

EEC Conservation Directory
Donate

Mailing List

Would you like to receive a notice and link when the new Creature Feature is posted?

Enter your e-mail address below:

 

Fun & Games

Are you inspired by endangered animals? Check out our games and coloring pages! More to come soon.
color endangered creatures
play hangman