Conservation - Poissons et reptiles en danger d'extinction (78) Images supplémentaires...
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...
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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).
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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.
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Alex Mustard / A large Great hammerhead shark (Sphyrna mokarran), about 4m in length, cruises overhead. Bahamas, Tropical West Atlantic Ocean.
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...
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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...
Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) underwater, Guadalupe Island, Mexico (North Pacific)
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Mark Carwardine / Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) underwater, Guadalupe Island, Mexico (North Pacific)
Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) with a shoal of Pilot fish (Naucrates ductor) Pico, Azores, Portugal, June 2009
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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
Whale shark {Rhincodon typus} Sulu-sulawesi seas, Indo-pacific
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Jurgen Freund / Whale shark {Rhincodon typus} Sulu-sulawesi seas, Indo-pacific
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
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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
Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) hatching, Dalyan Delta, Turkey, July 2009
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Zankl / Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) hatching, Dalyan Delta, Turkey, July 2009
Head on view of male Indian gharial {Gavialis gangeticus} India, Endangered species
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Anup Shah / Head on view of male Indian gharial {Gavialis gangeticus} India, Endangered species
Loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) swimming with the top of its shell just above the water surface, Pico, Azores, Portugal, June 2009
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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
Cuban crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer)
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Neil Lucas / Cuban crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer)
Dusky grouper (Epinephelus marginatus) 'Merouville' ('grouper City') Lavezzi Islands, Corsica, France, September 2008
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Pitkin / Dusky grouper (Epinephelus marginatus) 'Merouville' ('grouper City') Lavezzi Islands, Corsica, France, September 2008
Giant tortoise {Geochelone elephantopus}  wave breaking on back, Aldabra, Seychelles
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Adam White / Giant tortoise {Geochelone elephantopus} wave breaking on back, Aldabra, Seychelles
Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) portrait, Guadalupe Island, Mexico, Pacific Ocean.
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Alex Mustard / Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) portrait, Guadalupe Island, Mexico, Pacific Ocean.
Basking shark feeding off the Cornish coastline. Cornwall, UK.
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Dan Burton / Basking shark feeding off the Cornish coastline. Cornwall, UK.
King cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) male and female courtship, Agumbe, Karnatka, India, captive
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Sandesh Kadur / King cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) male and female courtship, Agumbe, Karnatka, India, captive
Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) with mouth wide open feeding on plankton concentrated in surface waters close to the island of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June 2011. 2020VISION Exhibition....
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Alex Mustard / 2020VISION / Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) with mouth wide open feeding on plankton concentrated in surface waters close to the island of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK, June 2011. 2020VISION Exhibition....
Fiji banded iguana (Brachylophus fasciatus) on (Heliconia) plant, Fiji Islands, endangered species (iguana)
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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.
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Inaki Relanzon / Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) in shallow water. Nosy Be, north Madagascar, Africa.
Baby Leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) seen from below. Warmamedi beach, Bird's Head Peninsula, West Papua, Indonesia, July
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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
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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.
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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).
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Graham Eaton / Leatherback Turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) returning to the sea after egg laying. Cayenne, French Guiana, June.
Galapagos Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas agassizi) near sea surface. Galapagos
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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
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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.
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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.
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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
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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).
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Doug Perrine / Loggerhead turtle {Caretta caretta} head and flipper close up. Bahamas, Caribbean Sea, Atlantic ~(Non-ex).
Madagascar radiated tortoise, (Geochelone radiata) crossing sand, Anakao, South Tulear, South Madagascar, May
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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Larry Michael / Blanding's turtle {Emydoidea blandingi} juvenile, endangered, Wisconsin, USA
Blanding's turtle head portrait
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LYNN M. STONE / Blanding's turtle head portrait
Komodo Dragon head portrait {Varanus komodoensis} captive, Tauranga Zoo, Sydney, Australia
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PETER SCOONES / Komodo Dragon head portrait {Varanus komodoensis} captive, Tauranga Zoo, Sydney, Australia
Lesser Chameleon (Furcifer minor) head portrait of male, Central Highlands, Madagascar. IUCN Vulnerable Species.
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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
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Robert Valentic / Marbled velvet gecko, male {Oedura marmorata} Northern Territory, Australia
Fiji banded iguana {Brachylophus fasciatus} Fiji Is, endangered
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Patricio Robles Gil / Fiji banded iguana {Brachylophus fasciatus} Fiji Is, endangered
Seipps day gecko {Phelsuma seippi} Madagascar
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Michael D. Kern / Seipps day gecko {Phelsuma seippi} Madagascar
Lesser chameleon (Furcifer minor) male, Ambohijanahary Special Reserve, MADAGASCAR, endemic
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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Konstantin Mikhailov / Indian gharial (Gavialus gangeticus) Rapati River, Chitwan NP, Nepal
Cuban crocodile {Crocodylus rhombifer}
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Neil Lucas / Cuban crocodile {Crocodylus rhombifer}
Chinese alligator head portrait {Alligator sinensis}  occurs River Yangtze, China. Critically endangered species
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Rod Williams / Chinese alligator head portrait {Alligator sinensis} occurs River Yangtze, China. Critically endangered species
Cuban crocodile {Crocodylus rhombifer} head above water, Cuba
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Neil Lucas / Cuban crocodile {Crocodylus rhombifer} head above water, Cuba
Siamese crocodile (Crocodylus siamensis) basking above water on a log, Khao Yai National Park, Thailand
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ARCO / Schulz / Siamese crocodile (Crocodylus siamensis) basking above water on a log, Khao Yai National Park, Thailand
Cuban crocodile {Crocodylus rhombifer} Lanier swamp, Cuba
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Mike Potts / Cuban crocodile {Crocodylus rhombifer} Lanier swamp, Cuba
Orinoco Crocodile (Crocodylus intermedius) with water lettuce on its back, on sandy river bank. Captive female for breeding to release young into the wild. Guarico Province, Venezuela.
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Pete Oxford / Orinoco Crocodile (Crocodylus intermedius) with water lettuce on its back, on sandy river bank. Captive female for breeding to release young into the wild. Guarico Province, Venezuela.
Orinoco Crocodile (Crocodylus intermedius) resting on river bank. Captive female for release into the wild. Guarico Province, Venezuela.
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Pete Oxford / Orinoco Crocodile (Crocodylus intermedius) resting on river bank. Captive female for release into the wild. Guarico Province, Venezuela.
Chinese alligator (Alligator sinensis). Borneo, Malaysia
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Fabio Liverani / Chinese alligator (Alligator sinensis). Borneo, Malaysia
New Guinea Crocodile (Crocodylus novaeguineae), an endangered species, New Guinea.
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Visuals Unlimited / New Guinea Crocodile (Crocodylus novaeguineae), an endangered species, New Guinea.
Siamese crocodile (Crocodylus siamensis) an endangered species, Southeast Asia.
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Visuals Unlimited / Siamese crocodile (Crocodylus siamensis) an endangered species, Southeast Asia.
Male Indian gharial {Gavialis gangeticus} with mouth wide open in water, India, Endangered species. Ghara - appendage on end of nose helps amplify mating call.
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Anup Shah / Male Indian gharial {Gavialis gangeticus} with mouth wide open in water, India, Endangered species. Ghara - appendage on end of nose helps amplify mating call.
Face on shot of Indian gharial {Gavialis gangeticus} with mouth wide open and dragonfly sitting on snout, India. Endangered species
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Anup Shah / Face on shot of Indian gharial {Gavialis gangeticus} with mouth wide open and dragonfly sitting on snout, India. Endangered species
Gharial / False gavial (Tomistoma schlegelii) Southeast Asia.
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Visuals Unlimited / Gharial / False gavial (Tomistoma schlegelii) Southeast Asia.
Indian gharial (Gavialis gangeticus) Chambal National Sanctuary, Madhya Pradesh, India,  Critically Endangered
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Kevin Schafer / Indian gharial (Gavialis gangeticus) Chambal National Sanctuary, Madhya Pradesh, India, Critically Endangered
Siberian sturgeon {Acipenser baeri} captive, Delta del Ebro NP, Spain, vulnerable species
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Juan Manuel Borrero / Siberian sturgeon {Acipenser baeri} captive, Delta del Ebro NP, Spain, vulnerable species
Smalltooth / Wide sawfish {Pristis pectinata} Everglades NP, Florida, Gulf of Mexico, ~(Non-ex).
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Doug Perrine / Smalltooth / Wide sawfish {Pristis pectinata} Everglades NP, Florida, Gulf of Mexico, ~(Non-ex).
Dusky grouper (Epinephelus marginatus) 'Merouville' ('grouper City') Lavezzi Islands, Corsica, France, September 2008
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Wild Wonders of Europe / Pitkin / Dusky grouper (Epinephelus marginatus) 'Merouville' ('grouper City') Lavezzi Islands, Corsica, France, September 2008
Asian green arowana / Asian boneytongue / Dragon fish (Scleropages formosus) in fish tank, Endangered species
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Mark Bowler / Asian green arowana / Asian boneytongue / Dragon fish (Scleropages formosus) in fish tank, Endangered species
Endemic Blind Cave Fish (Typhleotris madagascariensis) in the hand. Only found in the cave systems near Lake Tsimanampetsotsa, Tsimanampetsotsa National Park, south west Madagascar.
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Nick Garbutt / Endemic Blind Cave Fish (Typhleotris madagascariensis) in the hand. Only found in the cave systems near Lake Tsimanampetsotsa, Tsimanampetsotsa National Park, south west Madagascar.
Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) leaping out of the water. False Bay, South Africa, July 2010
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Juan Carlos Munoz / Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) leaping out of the water. False Bay, South Africa, July 2010
Live Scalloped Hammerhead shark hooked on long line {Sphyrna lewini} Cocos Island, Costa Rica, Pacific Ocean
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Jeff Rotman / Live Scalloped Hammerhead shark hooked on long line {Sphyrna lewini} Cocos Island, Costa Rica, Pacific Ocean
Juvenile Smooth hammerhead shark caught in anti-shark net {Sphryna zygaena} Natal S Africa
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Jeff Rotman / Juvenile Smooth hammerhead shark caught in anti-shark net {Sphryna zygaena} Natal S Africa
Scalloped hammerhead shark head portrait (Sphyrna lewini) Kanohe Bay, Hawaii.
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Jeff Rotman / Scalloped hammerhead shark head portrait (Sphyrna lewini) Kanohe Bay, Hawaii.
Silhouettes of Scalloped Hammerhead Sharks (Sphyrna lewini) schooling off Cocos Island, Costa Rica, Pacific Ocean.
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Jeff Rotman / Silhouettes of Scalloped Hammerhead Sharks (Sphyrna lewini) schooling off Cocos Island, Costa Rica, Pacific Ocean.
Porbeagle shark (Lamna nasus) captive, Nova Scotia, Canada, image digitally manipulated
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Doug Perrine / Porbeagle shark (Lamna nasus) captive, Nova Scotia, Canada, image digitally manipulated
RF- Rear view of Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) feeding on plankton, visible as white dots on water surface near island of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK. June. (This image may be licensed eit...
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Alex Mustard / 2020VISION / RF- Rear view of Basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) feeding on plankton, visible as white dots on water surface near island of Coll, Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK. June. (This image may be licensed eit...
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...
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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...
Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus) accompanied by Pilot Fish (Naucrates ductor). The biggest fish in the world has only started to visit the Azores in the past three years due to water temperature rise. Sa...
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Nuno Sa / Whale Shark (Rhincodon typus) accompanied by Pilot Fish (Naucrates ductor). The biggest fish in the world has only started to visit the Azores in the past three years due to water temperature rise. Sa...