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Class

Order

Family

Species

Common Name

Status

Amphibia

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anura

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arthroleptidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leptopelis macrotis

Big-eyed Forest Tree Frog

Near Threatened

 

 

Bombinatoridae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bombina orientalis

Oriental Fire Bellied Toad

Least Concern

 

 

Hylidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Litoria caerulea

White’s Tree Frog

Least Concern

Arachnida

 

 

 

 

 

 

Araneae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Theraphosidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brachypelma smithi

Mexican Red-kneed Tarantula

Near Threatened

 

 

 

Brachypelma vagans

Mexican Red Rump Tarantula

Not Evaluated

 

 

 

Grammostola rosea

Chilean Rose Tarantula

Not Evaluated

 

 

 

Lasiodora klugi

Bahia Scarlet Tarantula

Vulnerable

 

 

 

Lasiodora parahybana

Brazilian Salmon Pink Tarantula

Not Evaluated

Aves

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coliiformes

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coliidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Colius striatus

Speckled Mousebird

Least Concern

 

Columbiformes

 

 

 

 

 

 

Columbidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nesoenas picturata

Malagasy Turtle Dove

Least Concern

 

Cuculiformes

 

 

 

 

 

 

Musophagidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tauraco erythrolophus

Red-crested Turaco

Least Concern

 

 

 

Tauraco leucotis

White-cheeked Turaco

Least Concern

 

Galliformes

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cracidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pauxi pauxi

Northern Helmeted Curassow

Endangered

 

 

Numididae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Numida meleagris

Helmeted Guineafowl

Least Concern

 

 

Phasianidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chrysolophus pictus

Golden Pheasant

Least Concern

 

 

 

Margaroperdix madagascariensis

Madagascar Partridge

Least Concern

 

 

 

Pavo cristatus

Indian Peafowl

Least Concern

 

 

 

Pternistis leucoscepus

Yellow-necked Spurfowl

Least Concern

 

 

 

Rollulus rouloul

Crested Wood Partridge

Near Threatened

 

Gruiformes

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gruidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anthropoides virgo

Demoiselle Crane

Least Concern

 

Passeriformes

 

 

 

 

 

 

Estrildidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Estrilda astrild

St Helena Waxbill

Least Concern

 

 

 

Lonchura cantans

African Silverbill

Least Concern

 

 

 

Lonchura nana

Madagascar Mannikin

Least Concern

 

 

 

Padda oryzivora

Java Sparrow

Vulnerable

 

 

Ploceidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Euplectes afer

Golden Bishop Weaver

Least Concern

 

 

 

Foudia madagascariensis

Red Fody

Least Concern

 

 

 

Ploceus cucullatus

Village Weaver

Least Concern

 

 

Sturnidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Acridotheres ginginianus

Bank Myna

Least Concern

 

 

 

Lamprotornis purpureus

Purple Glossy Starling

Least Concern

 

 

 

Lamprotornis superbus

Superb Starling

Least Concern

 

Psittaciformes

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cacatuidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cacatua ducorpsii

Solomons Cockatoo

Least Concern

 

 

Psittacidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amazona amazonica

Orange-winged Amazon

Least Concern

 

 

 

Amazona viridigenalis

Red-crowned Amazon

Endangered

 

 

 

Ara ararauna

Blue-and-Gold Macaw

Least Concern

 

 

 

Ara chloropterus

Red-and-Green Macaw

Least Concern

 

 

 

Psittacus erithacus

African Grey Parrot

Vulnerable

 

 

Psittaculidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Platycercus eximius

Eastern Rosella

Least Concern

 

Struthioniformes

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rheidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rhea americana

Greater Rhea

Near Threatened

 

 

Dromaiidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dromaius novaehollandiae

Emu

Least Concern

Gastropoda

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stylommatophora

 

 

 

 

 

 

Achatinidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Achatina fulica

Giant African Land Snail

Not Evaluated

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mammalia

 

 

 

 

 

 

Afrosoricida

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tenrecidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Echinops telfairi

Lesser Hedgehog Tenrec

Least Concern

 

Diprotodontia

 

 

 

 

 

 

Macropodidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Macropus rufogriseus

Bennet’s Wallaby

Least Concern

 

 

Potoroidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Potorous tridactylus

Long-nosed Potoroo

Least Concern

 

Carnivora

 

 

 

 

 

 

Felidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Felis silvestris grampia

Scottish Wildcat

Critically Endangered

 

 

 

Leptailurus serval

Serval

Least Concern

 

 

Herpestidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cynictis penicillata

Yellow Mongoose

Least Concern

 

 

 

Suricata suricatta

Meerkat

Least Concern

 

 

Mephitidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mephitis mephitis

Striped Skunk

Least Concern

 

 

Mustelidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aonyx cinerea

Asian Small-clawed Otter

Vulnerable

 

 

 

Mustela putorius furo

Ferret

Not Evaluated

 

 

Procyonidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nasua nasua

Ring-tailed Coati

Least Concern

 

 

 

Procyon lotor

Raccoon

Least Concern

 

Perissodactyla

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tapiridae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tapirus terrestris

Brazilian Tapir

Vulnerable

 

Primates

 

 

 

 

 

 

Callitrichidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saguinus midas

Red-handed Tamarin

Least Concern

 

 

 

Saguinus oedipus

Cotton-top Tamarin

Critically Endangered

 

 

Hylobatidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hylobates lar

Lar Gibbon

Endangered

 

 

Lemuridae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eulemur albifrons

White-fronted Brown Lemur

Vulnerable

 

 

 

Eulemur fulvus

Brown Lemur

Near Threatened

 

 

 

Lemur catta

Ring-tailed Lemur

Near Threatened

 

 

 

Varecia variegata

Black-and-white Ruffed Lemur

Critically Endangered

 

Rodentia

 

 

 

 

 

 

Caviidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dolichotis patagonum

Patagonian Mara

Near Threatened

 

 

Dasyproctidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dasyprocta punctata

Central American Agouti

Least Concern

 

 

Gliridae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Graphiurus murinus

African Pygmy Dormouse

Least Concern

 

 

Heteromyidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dipodomys merriami

Merriam's Kangaroo Rat

Least Concern

 

 

Nesomyidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cricetomys gambianus

Gambian Pouched Rat

Least Concern

 

 

Sciuridae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Callosciurus prevostii

Prevost’s Squirrel

Least Concern

 

 

 

Sciurus lis

Japanese Squirrel

Least Concern

 

 

 

Tamiasciurus hudsonicus

American Red Squirrel

Least Concern

 

 

 

Tamiops swinhoei

Swinhoe’s Squirrel

Least Concern

 

Scandentia

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tupaiidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tupaia belangeri

Northern Treeshrew

Least Concern

Reptilia

 

 

 

 

 

 

Crocodylia

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alligatoridae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Caiman crocodilus

Spectacled Caiman

Least Concern

 

Squamata

 

 

 

 

 

 

Agamidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pogona vitticeps

Central Bearded Dragon

Not Evaluated

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Boidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Acrantophis dumerili

Madagascar Ground Boa

Least Concern

 

 

 

Boa constrictor

Boa Constrictor

Not Evaluated

 

 

 

Epicrates subflavus

Jamaican Boa

Vulnerable

 

 

 

Sanzinia madagascariensis

Madagascar Tree Boa

Least Concern

 

 

Chamaeleonidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chamaeleo johnstoni

Johnston's Chameleon

Not Evaluated

 

 

Gekkonidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eublepharis macularius

Leopard Gecko

Not Evaluated

 

 

 

Phelsuma standingi

Banded Day Gecko

Vulnerable

 

 

Gerrhosauridae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gerrhosaurus major

Sudan Plated Lizard

Not Evaluated

 

 

 

Zonosaurus madagascariensis

Madagascar Plated Lizard

Least Concern

 

 

Iguanidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Iguana iguana

Green Iguana

Not Evaluated

 

 

Pythonidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leiopython albertisii

D'Albertis' Python

Not Evaluated

 

 

 

Python regius

Royal Python

Not Evaluated

 

 

Scincidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chioninia spinalis

Larry the Lizard

Not Evaluated

 

 

 

Corucia zebrata

Solomon Islands Skink

Not Evaluated

 

 

Testudines

 

 

 

 

 

 

Centrochelys sulcata

African Spurred Tortoise

Vulnerable

 

 

 

Chelonoidis denticulata

Yellow-Footed Tortoise

Vulnerable

 

 

 

Malacochersus tornieri

African Pancake Tortoise

Vulnerable

 

 

 

Stigmochelys pardalis

Leopard Tortoise

Not Evaluated

 

 

Varanidae

 

 

 

 

 

 

Varanus exanthematicus

Savannah Monitor

Least Concern

 

 

 

Varanus panoptes

Argus Monitor

Not Evaluated

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

List of Animal Species

(Not all species will be on public display, some are part of our conservation and breeding programmes)