SOÜRCE: Robert Barbault, "Loss of Biodiversity, Overview," Encyclopedia of Biodiversity, vol. 3 (San Diego, CA: Academic Press, 2001), p. 765.
NOTE: (i) The WCMC considers all species classified as "endangered," "vulnerable," "rare," or "indeterminate" as threatened.
Table 18: Factors responsible for some extinctions and threatened extinctions
Percentage due to each causei Group Habitat Over- Species loss exploitation introduction Predators Other Unknown
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