Adam Harangozó

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Tasmanian tiger - extinct for more than 54 years - the continent of Australia

On September 1, 1914, Martha, the last known Passenger Pigeon, died in the Cincinnati Zoo. Her body was frozen into a block of ice and sent to the Smithsonian Institution, where it was skinned, dissected, photographed and mounted.

Passengerpigeon, 200 years a go there were billions of these birds in North America, but when pigeon meat became popular they were hunted ruthlessly, the last passenger pigeon, Martha died at the Cincinatti Zoo

Female Bubal Hartebeest that lived in London Zoo from 1883 until 1897. The Bubal Hartebeest was a species of antelope that became extinct in 1923. It was once found over much of North Africa, as far east as Egypt, where it was a mythological & sacrificial beast. By the 1900s its range was limited to Algeria & the Moroccan High Atlas mountains. A fawn-coloured animal that stood almost 4 feet at the shoulder, it was characterised by lyre-shaped horns that almost touched at the base.

The bubal hartebeest, also known as bubal antelope or simply bubal (Alcelaphus buselaphus buselaphus) is the extinct nominal (i., first described) subspecies of hartebeest, that was formerly found north of the Saharan Desert.

the Caspian tiger was one of the largest cat species to ever exist, only slightly smaller than the massive Siberian tiger.

The Caspian tiger (Panthera tigris virgata), also known as the Hyrcanian tiger, the Mazandaran tiger, the Persian tiger and the Turanian tiger, is now extinct

One of only two known photos of a Thylacine with a distended pouch, bearing young. Adelaide Zoo.

One of only two known photos of a thylacine with a distended pouch, bearing young.

thylacine- the extinct Tasmanian animal "done in" in the 1930's.

Thylacine family at Beaumaris Zoo, Hobart, 1910 Beautiful photo of the now sadly extinct Thylacine (aka Tasmanian Tiger). Picture shows the family of Thylache at Beaumaris Zoo in Hobart, Source:.