Thylacine

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Thylacine[1]
Temporal range: PleistoceneHolocene, 2–0.0001 Ma
[2]
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Thylacines in a Washington, D.C. zoo (c. 1906)

Extinct  (1936) (IUCN 3.1)<[3]
Scientific classification edit
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Infracless: Marsupialia
Order: Dasyuromorphia
Faimily: Thylacinidae
Genus: Thylacinus
Species: T. cynocephalus
Binomial name
Thylacinus cynocephalus
(Harris, 1808)[4]
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Historic Thylacine range in Tasmanie (in green)[5]
Synonyms

The thylacine (/ˈθləsn/ THY-lə-seen,[12] or /ˈθləsn/ THY-lə-syn,[13] an aa /ˈθləsn/;[14] binomial name: Thylacinus cynocephalus, Greek for "dug-heidit pouched ane") wis the lairgest kent carnivorous marsupial o modren times.

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  3. Burbidge, A. A.; Woinarski, J. (2016). "Thylacinus cynocephalus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T21866A21949291. Retrieved 7 September 2016. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 Harris, G. P. (1808). "Description of two new Species of Didelphis from Van Diemen's Land". Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. 9 (1): 174–178. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.1818.tb00336.x. 
  5. Paddle (2000)
  6. Geoffroy-Saint-Hilaire, [Étienne] (1810). "Description de deux espèces de Dasyures (Dasyurus cynocephalus et Dasyurus ursinus)". Annales du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle. 15: 301–306. 
  7. Temminck, C. J. (1827). "Thylacine de Harris. – Thylacinus harrisii". Monographies de mammalogie. 1. Paris: G. Dufour et Ed. d'Ocagne. pp. 63–65. 
  8. Grant, J. (1831). "Notice of the Van Diemen's Land Tiger". Gleanings in Science. 3 (30): 175–177. 
  9. Warlow, W. (1833). "Systematically arranged Catalogue of the Mammalia and Birds belonging to the Museum of the Asiatic Society, Calcutta". The Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal. 2 (14): 97. 
  10. "Genus Thylacinus, Temm.". Descriptive Catalogue of the Specimens of Natural History in Spirit Contained in the Museum of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Vertebrata: Pisces, Reptilia, Aves, Mammalia. London: Taylor and Francis. 1859. p. 147. 
  11. Krefft, Gerard (1868). "Description of a new species of Thylacine (Thylacinus breviceps)". The Annals and Magazine of Natural History. Fourth Series. 2 (10): 296–297. doi:10.1080/00222936808695804. 
  12. Macquarie ABC Dictionary. The Macquarie Library Pty Ltd. 2003. p. 1032. ISBN 978-1-87642-937-9. 
  13. "thylacine". Oxford English Dictionary (3rd ed.). Oxford University Press. September 2005.  (Subscription or UK public library membership required.)
  14. "thylacine". Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1). Random House, Inc. 30 May 2009.