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  Tasmanian Tiger, Thylacine

Tasmanian Tiger, Thylacine
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Uploader comment: The last known Thylacine, which died in captivity.

Image status: EXPLAINED The Tasmanian Tiger ( Thylacine ) was a real animal that was hunted to extinction in Australia in the 19th and early 20th century.

   

 
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Comment icon #10 Posted by sourpatchkid on 4 August, 2004, 18:25
It's really sad when we wipe out animals for no reason, this was such a beautiful creature
Comment icon #9 Posted by azraelschroeder on 15 September, 2004, 4:23
yes, so pretty, and i never even heard of it until after it was extinct *snifle*
Comment icon #8 Posted by tamathea on 27 September, 2004, 13:29
They still have them on beer bottles, thanks to Cascade Brewery Tasmania. Good beer, too.
Comment icon #7 Posted by shadowlands_guide on 4 October, 2004, 3:11
Their are still sightings of the Thylacine
Comment icon #6 Posted by b0b on 13 October, 2004, 8:47
There are also sighting in Australia. Lots actually. But they have been extinct in Australia for over 3000 years supposedly.
Comment icon #5 Posted by ferrugem86 on 13 October, 2004, 10:05
save the dna and when we actually have enough technology just revive them :D
Comment icon #4 Posted by _vega_ on 23 November, 2004, 7:44
Too bad there dead, be awesome too see one in person.
Comment icon #3 Posted by neverheardofit on 29 November, 2004, 5:11
Aound when did they become extinct?Humans are bad!
Comment icon #2 Posted by mordred on 9 December, 2004, 7:20
Actually, I was watching Animal Planet and they had a Tasmanian Tiger fetus which they where trying to get DNA and put it in a dog's egg. Very complecated.
Comment icon #1 Posted by catseye64 on 15 December, 2004, 5:13
it does look like a dog


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