Number of categories recognised by Red List is
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Number of categories recognised by Red List is










The International Union for Conservation of Nature is an international organization which works in the area of the conservation of nature and sustainable use of natural resources. Red list is the world's most detailed inventory of the global conservation status of biological species. The Red list has divided species into categories based on their condition. A total of 8 categories are identified such as extinct, endangered, etc.
So, the correct answer is '8'.

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