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Diagram of Near Threatened in relation to other IUCN categories.

Near Threatened (NT) is a conservation status given to species or lower taxa that may be threatened with extinction in the near future. However, it does not mean that the species is threatened.[1]

The Near Threatened taxa usually includes the Vulnerable species.


  1. ^ "Guidelines for Using the IUCN Red List Categories and Criteria, PDF" (PDF). IUCN Standards and Petitions Subcommittee. May 2010. p. 8. Retrieved 2012-08-10.  line feed character in |title= at position 26 (help)

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