Endemic Animals of Guinea








Arthroleptis bivittatus
Arthroleptis bivittatus
Arthroleptis bivittatus is a species of frog in the family Arthroleptidae. It is endemic to Guinea and only known from the holotype collected from the Tombo Island. It is uncertain whether this species is distinct from the common Arthroleptis poecilonotus. Common name Tumbo-Insel screeching frog has been coined for this species.
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Arthroleptis bivittatus
Mount Nimba screeching frog
Mount Nimba screeching frog
The Mount Nimba screeching frog is a species of frog in the family Arthroleptidae. It is endemic to Mount Richard-Molard in Guinea, from forests at elevations of 650 to 1,250 m. It is threatened by habitat degradation from mining activities.
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Mount Nimba screeching frog
Los Archipelago worm lizard
Los Archipelago worm lizard
The Los Archipelago worm lizard is a worm lizard species in the family Amphisbaenidae. It is endemic to Guinea-Bissau and Guinea.
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Los Archipelago worm lizard
Lamotte's roundleaf bat
Lamotte's roundleaf bat
Lamotte's roundleaf bat is a species of bat found only at Mount Nimba on the border of Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea and Liberia. It is critically endangered.
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Lamotte's roundleaf bat
Maclaud's horseshoe bat
Maclaud's horseshoe bat
Maclaud's horseshoe bat is a species of bat in the family Rhinolophidae. It is endemic to Guinea. Its natural habitats are moist savanna, caves, and subterranean habitats . It is one of five African microbat species to be listed as endangered by the IUCN. In 2013, Bat Conservation International listed this species as one of the 35 species of its worldwide priority list of conservation. It is threatened by habitat loss.
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Maclaud's horseshoe bat
Doucet's musk shrew
Doucet's musk shrew
Doucet's musk shrew is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Ivory Coast, Liberia, and possibly Nigeria. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.
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Doucet's musk shrew
Conus bellocqae
Conus bellocqae
Conus bellocqae is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Conidae, the cone snails and their allies. Like all species within the genus Conus, these snails are predatory and venomous. They are capable of "stinging" humans, therefore live ones should be handled carefully or not at all.
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Conus bellocqae