Snakes and Lizards: Squamata
The World Conservation Union (IUCN) lists 265 species as being at risk or as already extinct, which means they are no longer in existence. Of these, 14 are Extinct, 36 are Critically Endangered, and 31 are Endangered. Critically Endangered means the species faces an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild. Endangered means the species faces a very high risk of extinction in the wild. Many of these species have been hurt by habitat loss or by the introduction of new species, especially predators, to their habitat.
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