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Post by jadsky » Thu Nov 03, 2005 11:54 pm

How long has the greatelephant bird been extinct? :arrow:
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Post by jadsky » Thu Nov 03, 2005 11:59 pm

jadsky wrote:How long has the greatelephant bird been extinct? :arrow:

"Do you know"
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Post by hurly » Fri Nov 04, 2005 12:39 pm

Why do you keep posting these polls?

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Post by mith » Fri Nov 04, 2005 12:52 pm

There really is no need for a poll, everyone knows it's extinct....
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Post by Dr.Stein » Mon Nov 07, 2005 11:15 am

He knows that, but he wants to know when ;)

Dodo or Raphus cucullatus (1598-1681)

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HERE is a story about Dodo from National Geographic
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Post by GreenDog » Mon Nov 07, 2005 11:55 am

No!
It lives in our hearts! ;)

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Post by MrMistery » Mon Nov 07, 2005 8:01 pm

DOOM ON YOU! DOOM ON YOU!
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Post by Beetle » Mon Nov 07, 2005 11:54 pm

Poor dodo bird. :cry: It`s destiny awaits us all!!! :evil:
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Post by Justine713 » Tue Nov 08, 2005 11:51 pm

Okay then.................

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Post by biostudent84 » Wed Nov 09, 2005 10:07 pm

Actually, it was humans that hunted the dodo into extinction. Unsurprisingly, there was a species of tree that became extinct at the same time. The dodo would eat the Mauritian "calvaria"tree's seeds, then the seeds would travel through the bird's digestive system, coming out the other end in it's own packet of fertilizer. The bird and tree shared a symbiotic relationship...commensalism to be more exact. The tree depended on the dodo to reproduce. When man killed off the last dodo, they doomed the calvarias as well.

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