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This is the species of animals found or mentioned in Golden Kamuy (Also known as Golden Kamui) manga and anime.

*This species is not native to Asia, it is most likely a reference to invasive species.

List of Conservation Status:

LC = Least Concern - There are no current identifiable risks to the species.

NT = Near Threatened - The species does not meet any of the criteria that would categorise it as risking extinction but it is likely to do so in the future.

VU = Vulnerable - The species is facing a high risk of extinction in the wild.

EN = Endangered - The species is facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild.

CR = Critically Endangered - The species is in imminent risk of extinction in the wild.

EW = Extinct in the Wild - Known only to survive in captivity or as a naturalized populations well outside its previous range.

EX = Extinct - No reasonable doubt that the last individual has died.

DD = Data Deficient - There is inadequate information to make an assessment of the risks to this species.

NE = Not Evaluated - which has been categorized under the IUCN Red List of threatened species as not yet having been assessed by the International Union for Conservation of Nature.

DM = Domesticated - a sustained multi-generational relationship in which one group of organisms assumes a significant degree of influence over the reproduction and care of another group to secure a more predictable supply of resources from that second group.


  • Human (Homo sapiens) LC
  • Ussuri/Ezo Brown Bear (Ursus arctos lasiotus) EN
  • Hokkaido/Ezo Wolf (Canis lupus hattai) EX
  • Ezo Red Squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris orientis) LC
  • Mountain Hare (Lepus timidus) LC
  • Common/Northern Minke Whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata) LC
  • Orca/Killer Whale (Orcinus orca) DD
  • Japanese Raccoon Dog/Tanuki (Nyctereutes procyonoides viverrinus) LC
  • Sika Deer (Cervus nippon) LC
  • Domestic Dog (Canis lupus familiaris) - Hokkaido & Sakhalin Husky DM
  • Japanese River Otter (Lutra lutra whiteleyi) EX
  • Siberian Chipmunk (Tamias sibiricus) LC
  • Northern Pika (Ochotona hyperborea) LC
  • Asian Sea Otter (Enhydra lutris lutris) EN
  • Domestic Horse (Equus ferus caballus) - Yonaguni & Russian Don DM
  • Domestic Cattle (Bos primigenius taurus) - Kalmykian Cattle DM
  • Siberian Musk Deer (Moschus moschiferus) VU
  • Eurasian Wolverine (Gulo gulo gulo) LC
  • Karafuto Sable (Martes zibellina brachyura) LC
  • Siberian Lynx (Lynx lynx wrangeli) LC
  • Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) VU
  • Spotted Seal (Phoca largha) LC
  • Siberian/Amur Tiger (Panthera tigris altaica) EN
  • Mongolian Wolf (Canis lupus chanco) LC
  • Domestic Cat (Felis lybica catus) - Turkish Van DM
  • Steller's Sea Lion (Eumetopias jubatus) NT
  • Beluga Whale (Delphinapterus leucas) LC
  • Japanese Serow (Capricornis crispus) LC
  • Japanese Boar (Sus scrofa leucomystax) LC
  • Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus) VU
  • Eurasian Elk (Alces alces alces) LC


  • Blakiston's Fish Owl (Bubo blakistoni) EN
  • Japanese/Red-Crowed Crane (Grus japonensis) EN
  • Eurasian Woodcock (Scolopax rusticola) LC
  • Eastern Water Rail (Rallus indicus) LC
  • Siberian Rubythroat (Calliope calliope) LC
  • Black Woodpecker (Dryocopus martius) LC
  • Tufted Puffin (Fratercula cirrhata) LC
  • Steller's Sea Eagle (Haliaeetus pelagicus) VU
  • Large-Billed Crow (Corvus macrorhynchos) LC
  • Eurasian Griffon (Gyps fulvus) LC
  • Ring-Necked Pheasant (Phasianus colchicus) LC


  • Green Sea Turtle (Chelonia mydas) EN
  • Japanese Forest Rat Snake (Euprepiophis conspicillata)


  • Japanese/Masu Salmon (Oncorhynchus masou) EN
  • Sakhalin Sculpin (Cottus amblystomopsis)
  • Brook Lamprey (Lampetra planeri)*
  • Ocean Sunfish (Mola mola) VU
  • Japanese Sturgeon (Acipenser schrenckii) CR
  • Great White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias) VU