Percentage of threatened Philippine endemic species

By | July 8, 2020
percentage of threatened philippine endemic species

Percentage of threatened Philippine endemic species | Haribon Foundation

 

Percentage of threatened Philippine endemic species in the IUCN Red List that are Critically Endangered.

Will we lose them forever?

  • Mammals: 12% of Mammals
  • Reptiles: 13% of Reptiles
  • Birds: 17% of Birds
  • Plants: 22% of Plants

Data from the total number of species endemic to the Philippines in each Red List category in the IUCN Red List (version 2016-2) (all taxonomic groups). Endemic species are species with only one country occurrence record, with origin code 1 (Native) or origin code 2 (Reintroduced) and not using presence code 3 (Possibly Extant)

Source: @DENROfficial via Haribon Foundation | @goharibon | Illustrations by Leng Desuasido

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