Having not quite fully mastered the art of camouflage, Oswald hoped no one would notice how extra scaly and cute this one particular branch was. 

Image from “Zoologia typica" (1849)

If only this tactic would actually work - there are eight different pangolin species found across Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. Poaching for their meat and scales, combined with habitat loss, have made pangolins one of the most endangered groups of mammals in the world.
Learn more at the IUCN Pangolin SG site and SavePangolins.org