10 animals threatened by poaching and the illegal wildlife trade - in pictures

Some of Earth’s most iconic species such as sharks and lions, face an urgent fight against extinction.

The Guardian

Last updated on 17 January 2017

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Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Illegal trade
Habitat loss and degradation
Residential and commercial development
Climate Change
Acinonyx jubatus
Carcharhinus falciformis
Delphinapterus leucas
Dermochelys coriacea
Eretmochelys imbricata
Lepidochelys kempii
Loxodonta africana
Monodon monoceros