Tapirs

Tapirs inhabit jungle and forest regions of South America, Central America, and Southeast Asia. The four species of tapirs are the Brazilian tapir, the Malayan tapir, Baird's tapir and the mountain tapir. All four are classified as endangered or vulnerable. (wiki)

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Atlantic Forest South-East Brazilian tapir
Canaima National Park Brazilian tapir
Central Amazon Conservation Complex Brazilian tapir
Central Suriname Nature Reserve Brazilian tapir
Cerrado Protected Areas Brazilian tapir
Chiribiquete National Park mountain tapir
Darien National Park Baird's tapir
Discovery Coast Brazilian tapir
Guanacaste Baird's tapir
Iguacu Brazilian tapir
Iguazu National Park Brazilian tapir
Los Katios National Park Baird's tapir
Manu National Park Brazilian tapir
Pantanal Brazilian tapir
Rio Platano Biosphere Reserve Baird's tapir
Sangay National Park Mountain tapir
Sian Ka'an Baird's tapir
Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves Baird's tapir
Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Malayan tapir
Tikal National Park Baird's tapir
Tropical Rainforest Sumatra Malayan tapir

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