04 Oct '11, 1pm

The near threatened Pohle’s fruit bat belongs to a group of bats also known as flying foxes

Follow @world_wildlife on Twitter and don't miss a single day of species facts, photos, and more. About Species of the Day WWF and ARKive have partnered to launch Species of the Day to promote awareness of and to emphasize the importance of conserving the planet’s biodiversity. A different species will be featured each day, building environmental awareness through imagery. About WWF's Partnership with ARKive ARKive ’s mission is to promote the conservation of the world's threatened species, through the power of wildlife imagery. Given that WWF’s mission is the conservation of nature, including protecting endangered species; a partnership between the two organizations provides benefits to both as each spreads the word about conservation and endangered species. ARKive is an initiative of Wildscreen, a not-for-profit organization geared to promote the public understanding and...

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Given the massive numbers of olive ridleys that nest in a few places in India each year, it might seem hard to believe tha...

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This coral, classified as vulnerable, is a 'har...

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Wow!! - 30 Million Plastic Bags Collected by School Kids to Save a Species:

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Proyecto Tití is part of the Wildlife Conservation Network, and Executive Director Rosamira Guillén was present at the WCN...

Dogs Rescued from Shelters, Trained To Save Endangered Species

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The most severely endangered marine turtle, the...

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Today's #SpeciesOfTheDay, the Hooker’s sea lion...

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Two Florida Species Declared Extinct

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For Immediate Release, October 5, 2011 Contact: Tierra Curry, (928) 522-3681 Two Florida Species Declared Extinct Endanger...

The bristle-thighed curlew is a medium-sized sh...

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Named after the color of its feathers, the soot...

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Our #SpeciesOfTheDay is a carnivorous plant tha...

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