Which of the following statements about the red data book is correct ?
A) it contains the record of all endangered plant and animal species .
B) it contains the record of all extinct plants and animal species .
C) it contains the list of all endemic animal species .
D) it contains the list of all endemic plant species.
Correct option is (A).
Red Data Book is a document which records the endangered and rare species of plants, animals, fungi as well as few local subspecies which are present in a particular region. It helps us in providing complete information for research, studies and also for monitoring the programs on rare and endangered species and their habits.