Thylacine

Tasmanian Tiger

Information

Was one the largest marsupial of recent years but was hunted to extinction by hunters because it was thought to eat farm animals and in 1936 it was thought to be going extinct and later became extinct that year. This animal is called a Tasmanian tiger for its stripes and Tasmanian wolf which refer to the way its body is shaped

Interesting Facts

The Thylacine although having a tail cannot wag it back and forth. They posses pouches like kangaroo. There is a $1.25 million dollar reward for someone finding this animal.