ARKive’s Most Wanted

The ARKive team are looking for photos and videos for all 19,000+ species that are listed as threatened on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, but many are still eluding us.

We know their names, we know where they live, but in many cases we don’t yet have a photo of them, let alone a film clip.

ARKive needs you!

If you can help us to locate any images for any of the species on our Most Wanted list, please do get in touch. The list is long, so if you would prefer a tailored list of species to fit your area of expertise, please do contact the ARKive team.

Use the alphabetical links below to explore ARKive’s Most Wanted species.