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Though the thylacine has been extinct now for 80 years, that hasn’t stopped enthusiasts from searching
The thylacine, also known as the Tasmanian tiger, is believed to have gone extinct in 1936.
To make matters worse, humans have caused the extinction of several of the kangaroo's natural predators, such as the thylacine—a marsupial resembling a dog.
As thylacine sightings grew rarer, authorities began to consider protecting the species.
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First Known Use: 1838See Words from the same year
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