5. Bamboo Lemur
With jaws designed to crack through bamboo, which makes up most of its diet, there are only about 100 of these lemurs left in the rain forest of Madagascar.
4. Spoon Billed Sandpiper
Living in Northeastern Russia and often found in wading through shallow water there are fewer than 1000 of these tiny birds left.
Species: C. Pygmeus
3. Jamaica Rock Iguana
Although it was declared extinct for many years, it was found again in the remote Hellshire Hills of Jamaica in 1970.
Species: C. Collei
2. Geometric Tortoise
Living in Cape Province, South Africa this species is now threatened by habitat destruction and predation.
Species: P. Geometricus
1. Stubfoot Toad
Not seen since 1995, it lives in lowlands of Ecuador and was found once again in the mid 90's.
Species: A. Balios