How is an endangered species different from an extinct species?
Extinct means gone, endangered means on the way to extinction.
extinct means that there are no more of the animal anywhere. Endangered means that there are very few of the animal left on the earth
Extinct means gone and is no longer in existence. Endangered means in DANGER of being extinct
Extinct means not in existence, and endangered means on verge of extinction.
Extinct means they no longer exist at all and endangered means they are in serious danger if becoming extinct.