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Almost a third of reptiles are threatened, including most of the marine turtles. Many sharks are endangered and the world's two largest fish are both considered vulnerable.
Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) feeding on plankton in the surface waters around the island of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June. 2020VISION Book Plate. Did you know? The largest Basking sha... - Alex Mustard / 2020VISION
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Alex Mustard / 2020VISION / Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) feeding on plankton in the surface waters around the island of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June. 2020VISION Book Plate. Did you know? The largest Basking sha...
Scalloped hammerhead shark portrait {Sphyrna lewini} Galapagos Islands, East Pacific Ocean ~(Non-ex). - Doug Perrine
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Doug Perrine / Scalloped hammerhead shark portrait {Sphyrna lewini} Galapagos Islands, East Pacific Ocean ~(Non-ex).
A large Great hammerhead shark (Sphyrna mokarran), about 4m in length, cruises overhead. Bahamas, Tropical West Atlantic Ocean. - Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / A large Great hammerhead shark (Sphyrna mokarran), about 4m in length, cruises overhead. Bahamas, Tropical West Atlantic Ocean.
Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) underwater, Guadalupe Island, Mexico (North Pacific) - Mark Carwardine
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Mark Carwardine / Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) underwater, Guadalupe Island, Mexico (North Pacific)
Whale shark {Rhincodon typus} Sulu-sulawesi seas, Indo-pacific - Jurgen Freund
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Jurgen Freund / Whale shark {Rhincodon typus} Sulu-sulawesi seas, Indo-pacific
Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus) accompanied by Pilot Fish (Naucrates ductor) and Remora. The biggest fish in the world has only started to visit the Azores in the past three years due to water temperatu... - Nuno Sa
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Nuno Sa / Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus) accompanied by Pilot Fish (Naucrates ductor) and Remora. The biggest fish in the world has only started to visit the Azores in the past three years due to water temperatu...
Head on view of male Indian gharial {Gavialis gangeticus} India, Endangered species - Anup Shah
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Anup Shah / Head on view of male Indian gharial {Gavialis gangeticus} India, Endangered species
Cuban crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer) - Neil Lucas
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Neil Lucas / Cuban crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer)
Giant tortoise {Geochelone elephantopus}  wave breaking on back, Aldabra, Seychelles - Adam White
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Adam White / Giant tortoise {Geochelone elephantopus} wave breaking on back, Aldabra, Seychelles
Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) with a shoal of Pilot fish (Naucrates ductor) Pico, Azores, Portugal, June 2009 - Wild Wonders of Europe / Lundgren
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Lundgren / Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) with a shoal of Pilot fish (Naucrates ductor) Pico, Azores, Portugal, June 2009
King cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) male and female courtship, Agumbe, Karnatka, India, captive - Sandesh Kadur
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Sandesh Kadur / King cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) male and female courtship, Agumbe, Karnatka, India, captive
Fiji banded iguana (Brachylophus fasciatus) on (Heliconia) plant, Fiji Islands, endangered species (iguana) - Patricio Robles Gil
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Patricio Robles Gil / Fiji banded iguana (Brachylophus fasciatus) on (Heliconia) plant, Fiji Islands, endangered species (iguana)
Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) in shallow water. Nosy Be, north Madagascar, Africa. - Inaki Relanzon
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Inaki Relanzon / Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) in shallow water. Nosy Be, north Madagascar, Africa.
Split-level shot of Leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) baby swimming in the sea near the beach. Warmamedi beach, Bird's Head Peninsula, West Papua, Indonesia, July 2009 - Jurgen Freund
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Jurgen Freund / Split-level shot of Leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) baby swimming in the sea near the beach. Warmamedi beach, Bird's Head Peninsula, West Papua, Indonesia, July 2009
Baby Leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) seen from below. Warmamedi beach, Bird's Head Peninsula, West Papua, Indonesia, July - Jurgen Freund
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Jurgen Freund / Baby Leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) seen from below. Warmamedi beach, Bird's Head Peninsula, West Papua, Indonesia, July
Two Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) hatchlings moving from nest to sea at night, Banga Nek, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa - Ann & Steve Toon
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Ann & Steve Toon / Two Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) hatchlings moving from nest to sea at night, Banga Nek, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa
Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) swimming over a reef towards the camera. Banda Neira, Moluccas, Indonesia, December 2009. - Jurgen Freund
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Jurgen Freund / Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) swimming over a reef towards the camera. Banda Neira, Moluccas, Indonesia, December 2009.
Head profile of Loggerhead turtle {Caretta caretta} Bahamas Caribbean Sea, Atlantic Ocean ~(Non-ex). - Doug Perrine
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Doug Perrine / Head profile of Loggerhead turtle {Caretta caretta} Bahamas Caribbean Sea, Atlantic Ocean ~(Non-ex).
Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) swimming, seen from below. Banda Neira, Moluccas, Indonesia, December 2009. - Jurgen Freund
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Jurgen Freund / Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) swimming, seen from below. Banda Neira, Moluccas, Indonesia, December 2009.
Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) swimming up to the surface to breathe, Rinca, Komodo National Park, Indonesia. - Georgette Douwma
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Georgette Douwma / Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) swimming up to the surface to breathe, Rinca, Komodo National Park, Indonesia.
Leatherback Turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) returning to the sea after egg laying. Cayenne, French Guiana, June. - Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Leatherback Turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) returning to the sea after egg laying. Cayenne, French Guiana, June.
Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) hatching, Dalyan Delta, Turkey, July 2009 - Wild Wonders of Europe / Zankl
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Zankl / Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) hatching, Dalyan Delta, Turkey, July 2009
Galapagos Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas agassizi) near sea surface. Galapagos - Ole Jorgen Liodden
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Ole Jorgen Liodden / Galapagos Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas agassizi) near sea surface. Galapagos
Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) Cancun National Park, Caribbean Sea, Mexico, July - Claudio Contreras
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Claudio Contreras / Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) Cancun National Park, Caribbean Sea, Mexico, July
Leatherback Turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) hatchlings crossing a beach towards the sea. Cayenne, French Guiana, July. - Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Leatherback Turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) hatchlings crossing a beach towards the sea. Cayenne, French Guiana, July.
Leatherback Turtle  (Dermochelys coriacea) hatchling crossing a beach to get to the sea. Cayenne, French Guiana, July. - Graham Eaton
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Graham Eaton / Leatherback Turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) hatchling crossing a beach to get to the sea. Cayenne, French Guiana, July.
Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) being cleaned of algae by Yellow tangs / surgeonfish (Zebrasoma flavescens), Puako, Kona, Hawaii, USA, June, Endangered species - Doug Perrine
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Doug Perrine / Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) being cleaned of algae by Yellow tangs / surgeonfish (Zebrasoma flavescens), Puako, Kona, Hawaii, USA, June, Endangered species
Loggerhead turtle {Caretta caretta} head and flipper close up. Bahamas, Caribbean Sea, Atlantic ~(Non-ex). - Doug Perrine
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Doug Perrine / Loggerhead turtle {Caretta caretta} head and flipper close up. Bahamas, Caribbean Sea, Atlantic ~(Non-ex).
Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) swimming with the top of its shell just above the water surface, Pico, Azores, Portugal, June 2009 - Wild Wonders of Europe / Lundgren
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Lundgren / Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) swimming with the top of its shell just above the water surface, Pico, Azores, Portugal, June 2009
Madagascar radiated tortoise, (Geochelone radiata) crossing sand, Anakao, South Tulear, South Madagascar, May - Inaki Relanzon
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Inaki Relanzon / Madagascar radiated tortoise, (Geochelone radiata) crossing sand, Anakao, South Tulear, South Madagascar, May
Madagascar radiated tortoise (Geochelone radiata) rear view, Anakao, South Tulear, South Madagascar - Inaki Relanzon
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Inaki Relanzon / Madagascar radiated tortoise (Geochelone radiata) rear view, Anakao, South Tulear, South Madagascar
Radiated tortoise (Geochelone radiata) portrait, Berenty Reserve, Madagascar - Edwin Giesbers
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Edwin Giesbers / Radiated tortoise (Geochelone radiata) portrait, Berenty Reserve, Madagascar
Pig-nose Fly River Turtle (Carettochelys insculpta), an endangered species from New Guinea and Australia. - Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Pig-nose Fly River Turtle (Carettochelys insculpta), an endangered species from New Guinea and Australia.
Blanding's turtle {Emydoidea blandingi} juvenile, endangered, Wisconsin, USA - Larry Michael
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Larry Michael / Blanding's turtle {Emydoidea blandingi} juvenile, endangered, Wisconsin, USA
Blanding's turtle head portrait - Lynn M Stone
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Lynn M Stone / Blanding's turtle head portrait
Komodo Dragon head portrait {Varanus komodoensis} captive, Tauranga Zoo, Sydney, Australia - PETER SCOONES
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PETER SCOONES / Komodo Dragon head portrait {Varanus komodoensis} captive, Tauranga Zoo, Sydney, Australia
Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis), the world's largest lizard. Rinca Island, Komodo National Park, Indonesia. - David Fleetham
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David Fleetham / Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis), the world's largest lizard. Rinca Island, Komodo National Park, Indonesia.
Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis) flicking its tongue on the coast of Rinca Island, Komodo National Park, Indonesia. September 2008. - David Fleetham
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David Fleetham / Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis) flicking its tongue on the coast of Rinca Island, Komodo National Park, Indonesia. September 2008.
Lesser Chameleon (Furcifer minor) head portrait of male, Central Highlands, Madagascar. IUCN Vulnerable Species. - Alex Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Lesser Chameleon (Furcifer minor) head portrait of male, Central Highlands, Madagascar. IUCN Vulnerable Species.
Marbled velvet gecko, male {Oedura marmorata} Northern Territory, Australia - Robert Valentic
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Robert Valentic / Marbled velvet gecko, male {Oedura marmorata} Northern Territory, Australia
Fiji banded iguana {Brachylophus fasciatus} Fiji Is, endangered - Patricio Robles Gil
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Patricio Robles Gil / Fiji banded iguana {Brachylophus fasciatus} Fiji Is, endangered
Seipps day gecko {Phelsuma seippi} Madagascar - Michael D. Kern
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Michael D. Kern / Seipps day gecko {Phelsuma seippi} Madagascar
Lesser chameleon (Furcifer minor) male, Ambohijanahary Special Reserve, MADAGASCAR, endemic - Pete Oxford
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Pete Oxford / Lesser chameleon (Furcifer minor) male, Ambohijanahary Special Reserve, MADAGASCAR, endemic
King Cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) in water, captive, Agumbe, Karnatka, India - Sandesh Kadur
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Sandesh Kadur / King Cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) in water, captive, Agumbe, Karnatka, India
Young King cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) hatchling climbing branch with cup fungus, captive, Agumbe, Karnatka, India - Sandesh Kadur
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Sandesh Kadur / Young King cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) hatchling climbing branch with cup fungus, captive, Agumbe, Karnatka, India
Male Antiguan racer {Alsophis antiguae} world's rarest snake, Antigua, West Indies. Critically endangered species - John Cancalosi
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John Cancalosi / Male Antiguan racer {Alsophis antiguae} world's rarest snake, Antigua, West Indies. Critically endangered species
Indian gharial {Gavialis gangeticus} head reflected in water, India, Endangered species. - Anup Shah
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Anup Shah / Indian gharial {Gavialis gangeticus} head reflected in water, India, Endangered species.
Indian gharial (Gavialus gangeticus) Rapati River, Chitwan NP, Nepal - Konstantin Mikhailov
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Konstantin Mikhailov / Indian gharial (Gavialus gangeticus) Rapati River, Chitwan NP, Nepal
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