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endangered species

A species as defined in the Endangered Species Act, that is in danger of extinction through a significant portion of its range. A species classified as threatened is likely to become an endangered species.
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  • endangered herbs
  • endangered birds
  • endangered animals
  • endangered fish
  • endangered plants
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