The Top 5 Countries with the Most Animals Extinct in the Wild

  Country Animals Extinctin the Wild
1 Mexico 6
2 Tanzania 5
3 United States 5
4 Uganda 4
5 Kenya 4
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  1. Animals extinct in the wild in Mexico are as follows: Ameca splendens/ GOODEID (a freshwater fish), Cyprinodon alvarezi/ PERRITO DE POTOSI (a freshwater fish), Cyprinodon longidorsalis/ CACHORRITO DE CHARCO PALMAL (a freshwater fish), Megupsilon aporus/ CACHORRITO ENANO DE POTOSI (a freshwater fish), Skiffia francesae/ TIRO (a freshwater fish), Zenaida graysoni/ SOCORRO DOVE (a bird).
Tags: Country Statistics, Animals & Nature, Threatened & Endangered Species, Top 5 Most

Sources:  IUCN 2007. 2007 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.

List Notes: List is for animals extinct in the wild and does not include zoos or reserves.
Countries with the Most Animals Extinct in the Wild

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