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Tasmanian

tasmanian

Of or pertaining to tasmania, or van Diemen's land. N. A native or inhabitant of Tasmania; specifically (Ethnol), in the plural, the race of men that formerly inhabited Tasmania, but is now extinct. Tasmanain cider tree.

(Science: botany) A savage carnivorous marsupial.

Synonym: zebra wolf. See Zebra wolf, under Wolf.


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Extinction - Raising conservation awareness

... helped wipe out. Each piece will feature an iconic image along with scientific/historical facts. Here are the current apex contenders; *Thylacine (Tasmanian Tiger) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thylacine *Panthera tigris virgata (Caspian Tiger) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caspian_tiger *Dinornis ...

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by PlecPicker
Sun Jun 03, 2012 4:39 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Extinction - Raising conservation awareness
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Cloning: Preserving DNA of a dead eagle

Would like to preserve the DNA for the long term for perhaps future cloning. I read on the news a 100 year old or something Tasmanian tiger that was preserved simply in ethanol, still has viable DNA in it. Which would be better for preserving DNA: A jar of ethanol + dry ice (to create ...

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by rturu
Mon Nov 23, 2009 7:35 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Cloning: Preserving DNA of a dead eagle
Replies: 2
Views: 1435

The Cape Verde Giant Skink: Macroscincus coctei

... on Thylacines with the result of complete extermination in a very short time. The last Thylacine died in captivity in a zoo in 1930. Absurdly, the Tasmanian government halted the bounty and gave complete protection to the Thylacine several years after being declared extinct. In 1998 (On he 100th ...

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by Brian - LCRC
Sat Aug 26, 2006 1:18 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Cape Verde Giant Skink: Macroscincus coctei
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Macroscinus coctei

... on Thylacines with the result of complete extermination in a very short time. The last Thylacine died in captivity in a zoo in 1930. Absurdly, the Tasmanian government halted the bounty and gave complete protection to the Thylacine several years after being declared extinct. In 1998 (On he 100th ...

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by Brian - LCRC
Fri Aug 25, 2006 8:25 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Macroscinus coctei
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Views: 4075

Use animal samples DNA clone animal

is no hope? http://i.cnn.net/cnn/2002/WORLD/asiapcf/auspac/05/28/aust.thylacines/story.tigers.jpg The last Tasmanian Tiger, died in captivity around 65 years ago. but I know Australian Museum Clone Tasmanian Tiger now. please open here: http://archives.cnn.com/2002/WORLD/asiapcf/auspac/05/28/aust.thylacines/index.html

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by Miyis
Wed Aug 02, 2006 2:52 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Use animal samples DNA clone animal
Replies: 3
Views: 1936
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