THREAT LEVEL: least concern animals


The following animals are considered LEAST CONCERN by the International Union for Conservation and Natural Resources (IUCN):

Which shark is known as an “elephant shark”?Read more.
Excerpt from All About Sharks: A Complete Guide to the World’s Most Misunderstood Predator (Nov. [...] Read more.
What should you do if attacked by a shark?Read more.
By Blaise Jones Of all the animals on this planet, sharks arguably have the worst [...] Read more.
What is only dolphin species found in Southern Ocean?Read more.
  The only dolphin found in the Southern Ocean is the Hourglass Dolphin. One of [...] Read more.
What are the most and least abundant shark species in the world?Read more.
By Blaise Jones Determining which shark species are the most abundant is no easy tasks. [...] Read more.
Tucuxi (Sotalia fluviatilis)Read more.
  PHYLUM: Chordata CLASS: Mammalia ORDER: Cetacea FAMILY: Delphinidae GENUS: Sotalia SPECIES: fluviatilis TOOTHED or [...] Read more.
Did prehistoric shrimp rule ancient oceans?Read more.
By Earl Filskov April 17, 2015 Butterflies, cockroaches, spiders, horseshoe crabs and lobsters are known [...] Read more.
Comparison of a bottlenose dolphin, one of the most popular ocean animals, versus the similarly-named dolphinfish, one of the most popular restaurant items, and the dolphinfish's closest relative, the Pompano dolphin. Images are not to scale.
Dolphin or dolphinfish: what’s the difference?Read more.
By Holly Lynn Anderson Clearing up the confusion between a dolphin and a dolphinfish illustrates [...] Read more.
Rough-Toothed Dolphin (Steno bredanensis)Read more.
Rough-toothed dolphins are small members of the dolphin group that can grow up to 8.5 feet [...] Read more.
Southern Right Whale Dolphin (Lissodelphis peronii)Read more.
PHYLUM: Chordata CLASS: Mammalia ORDER: Cetacea FAMILY: Delphinidae GENUS: Lissodelphis SPECIES: peronii TOOTHED or TOOTHLESS [...] Read more.
How can you tell a boy from a girl turtle?Read more.
By Stacey Venzel Mammals rely on X and Y chromosomes to determine the sex of [...] Read more.