The World is Wonderful! Welcome and thank you for exploring GeoFact of the Day, studying geography, and appreciating the globe's marvels.

Updated Country Post(s) (9/18/2017): KYRGYZSTANView All — Let me know (post a comment on any post) if you want to see a particular post updated with more info!

More than 1600 posts were published on the GeoFact of the Day Blog, as of September 2017

Search for Posts and Maps

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Ukraine Endangered Species

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™ for UKRAINE in Eastern Europe lists 4 extinct species, 13 critically endangered species, and 22 endangered species. Ukraine's thirteen critically endangered species are the Andrena labiatula mining bee, Betula klokovii tree, Cobitis taurica loach fish, European Eel, European Mink, Gobio delyamurei fish, Great Sturgeon, Lepidium turczaninowii plant, Proterorhinus tataricus fish, Russian Sturgeon, Saiga antelope, Slender-Billed Curlew, and Star Sturgeon. Common Aldrovanda waterwheel plants, Edge Flowered Crested Wheatgrass, Egyptian Eagles, Goldstreifiger beetles, Huchen fish, Kerch Wheatgrass, Mongolian Wild Horses, Polish Scurvy Grass, Pseudochazara euxina butterflies, Saker Falcons, Sandy Mole Rats, Steppe Eagles, Thick-Shelled River Mussels, and White-Headed Ducks are examples of endangered organisms in Ukraine.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Do you have any thoughts or suggestions? Let me know with a comment!
*Please note that comments WILL be MODERATED; therefore, spam comments (including offers and links unrelated to the post topic) WILL be REMOVED.*
I greatly appreciate your input... thank you so much!

  • Map Link in new tab or window
  • Thank you so much for accessing your trusted source for reliable geographic info since 2008 — today and always!
  • Total Pageviews