Which African animals are on the endangered list ?

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Which African animals are on the endangered list ?
African wild dog

Commonly known African animals on the endangered list include the African wild dog, the black rhinoceros, cheetahs, chimpanzees, the dugong (a rare relative of the manatee), leopards, striped hyenas, and the western lowland gorilla. 


Endangered Mammals

Common NameRange 
Addax North Africa
African Wild Ass Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
African Wild Dog Sub-saharan Africa
Aye-aye Malagasy Republic (Madagascar)
Barbary Serval Algeria
Black Rhinoceros Sub-saharan Africa
Cameroon Clawless Otter Cameroon, Nigeria
Cheetah Africa to India
Chimpanzee Africa
Clarke's Gazelle Ethiopia, Somalia
Coquerel's Sifaka Madagascar
Cuvier's Gazelle Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia
Dama Gazelle Africa
Dorcas Gazelle Algeria, Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Morocco, Somalia, Syria, Tunisia
Dugong East Africa to Southern Japan
Ethiopian Wolf Ethiopia
Fork-crowned Lemur Madagascar
Hairy-eared Dwarf Lemur Madagascar
Leopard Africa, Asia, Middle East
Malagasy Giant Jumping Rat Madagascar
Mediterranean Monk Seal Mediterranean Sea, Northwest African Coast and Black Sea
Mountain Zebra Namibia, South Africa
Pygmy Chimpanzee Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
Pygmy Mouse Lemur Madagascar
Red-eared Nose-spotted Monkey Cameroon, Fernando Po, Nigeria
Rodrigues Fruit Bat Indian Ocean (Rodrigues Island)
Sand Cat Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East
Slender-horned Gazelle Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Sudan
Striped Hyena Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, Europe
Western Giant Eland Senegal to Ivory Coast
Western Lowland Gorilla Central and Western Africa
White-throated Guenon Western Nigeria
Zanzibar Suni Zanzibar (and nearby islands)