What are some recently extinct animals?

  1. celeb_prankster profile image58
    celeb_pranksterposted 5 years ago

    What are some recently extinct animals?

  2. Doc Snow profile image96
    Doc Snowposted 5 years ago

    From Wikipedia:

    2000 - The last Pyrenean Ibex dies under a fallen tree... However in 2009 it was cloned back in existence but died 7 minutes later due to defects in the lungs, making it extinct once again.
    2003 - The last individual from the St. Helena Olive, which was grown in cultivation, dies off. The last plant in the wild had disappeared in 1994.
    2008 - The Liverpool Pigeon (Caloenas maculata) is thought to have become extinct.

    2010 - The Alaotra Grebe (Tachybaptus rufolavatus) is declared extinct.
    2011 - The Eastern Cougar was declared extinct.
    2011 - The Western Black Rhinoceros was declared extinct.

 
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