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©Dr. Ross Hawkins
Juan Fernandez Firecrown, an Endangered Species
This species is found only on tiny Robinson Crusoe Island, a Chilean Island located four hundred miles off the coast of Chile. A closely related species. S. fernandensis leyboldi, appears to have gone extinct on the neighboring and smaller island of the archipelago. Alejandro Selkirk Island, illustrating that the risk of extinction is real.
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