Endemic Animals of Algeria








Red gazelle
Red gazelle
The red gazelle was thought to be an extinct species of gazelle. It was formerly considered a member of the genus Gazella within the subgenus Eudorcas before Eudorcas was promoted to a full genus. It was thought to have lived in the better-watered mountain areas of North Africa rather than in deserts, because of the rich colouring on the coat.
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Red gazelle
Algerian nuthatch
Algerian nuthatch
The Kabylian nuthatch is a small passerine bird which is the only bird species endemic to kabylia where it is also the only nuthatch. It was first discovered on October 5, 1975, at the Djebel Babor in the Petite Kabylie range in northern Algeria, by a team led by a young Belgian agronomist Jean-Pierre Ledant.
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Algerian nuthatch
Pleurodeles poireti
Pleurodeles poireti
Pleurodeles poireti, the Edough ribbed newt or Poiret's newt, is a species of salamander in the family Salamandridae. It is found only in the Edough Massif, in the north east of Algeria.
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Pleurodeles poireti
Macrovipera lebetina transmediterranea
Macrovipera lebetina transmediterranea
Common names: . Macrovipera lebetina transmediterranea is a venomous viper subspecies endemic to North Africa.
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Macrovipera lebetina transmediterranea
Bedriaga's fringe-fingered lizard
Bedriaga's fringe-fingered lizard
Bedriaga's fringe-fingered lizard is a species of lizard in the family Lacertidae. The species is endemic to Algeria.
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Bedriaga's fringe-fingered lizard
Savigny's fringe-fingered lizard
Savigny's fringe-fingered lizard
Savigny's fringe-fingered lizard is a species of lizard in the family Lacertidae. The species is endemic to western North Africa.
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Savigny's fringe-fingered lizard
Doumergue's fringe-fingered lizard
Doumergue's fringe-fingered lizard
Doumergue's fringe-fingered lizard, also known commonly as Doumergue's fringe-toed lizard, is a species of lizard in the family Lacertidae.
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Doumergue's fringe-fingered lizard
Seurat's spiny mouse
Seurat's spiny mouse
Seurat's spiny mouse is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found only in Algeria. Its natural habitats are rocky areas and hot deserts.
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Seurat's spiny mouse