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10 Recently Extinct Horses

You'll Never Get a Chance to Ride These 10 Horse Breeds

Extinct animals: from the Quagga --half zebra, half horse-- to the Irish Deer --the largest deer that ever lived--, an impressive list with pictures of amazing extinct animals we will never see.

Apparent sightings of the Tasmanian tiger in northern Australia have sparked a search for the long-extinct carnivore. With luck ............. !

Tasmanian tiger: 'Sightings' of extinct animal spark hunt in Australia

Commonly known as the Tasmanian Tiger, the thylacine was the largest known carnivorous marsupial in modern times. Somewhere betwixt a hyena, an opposum, and a house dog, the thylacine became extinct in the late

We may be able to create virus-resistant cells and bring back extinct species like the woolly mammoth. (Image: Daniel Horowitz)

Repelling Viruses, Reviving Mammoths

We may be able to create virus-resistant cells and bring back extinct species like the woolly mammoth. (Image: Daniel Horowitz) "Raise the dead"? The zombie threat is real.

Latimeria chalumnae

Latimeria Chalumnae - Coelacanth - A preserved specimen of West Indian Ocean coelacanth caught on 18 October next to Salimani/Selimani (Grand Comoro, Comoro Islands) (length: 170 cm – weight: 60 kg).

Steller's Sea Cow: Extinct 1768.

Steller's Sea Cow: the defenseless beast (extinct species since

Barbary Lion Facts: The Barbary Lion (Joseph Bassett Holder)

Barbary Lion Facts

Procoptodon, also known as the Giant Short-faced Kangaroo. It lived in Australia and went extinct with other Australian megafauna after humans reached Australia 50,000 years ago. Procoptodon, Peter Trusler

An artist's illustration of the giant extinct kangaroo Procoptodon goliah, which stood approximately 3 metres tall. Picture: The Australian

Quagga, now extinct

16 Fascinating Extinct Animals

A Male Quagga from Africa. Painted from a live specimen at the Royal College of Surgeons, Jacques-Laurent Agasse, circa early

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'Thulacinus cynocephalus," Thylacine, or Tasmanian Tiger  (John Gould, the Mammals of Australia, 1863)

John Gould, Mammals of Australia, THYLACINE - Thylacinus cynocephalus (Tasmanian Wolf, Tasmanian Tiger) by Henry Constantine Richter

carolina parakeet 1918 – The last Carolina Parakeet dies in captivity at the Cincinnati Zoo.,http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carolina_Parakeet

The Carolina Parakeet (Conuropsis carolinensis) was the only parrot species native to the eastern United States. It was found from the Ohio Valley to the Gulf of Mexico, and lived in old forests along rivers. It is now extinct.

The Pyrenean ibex is one of two extinct subspecies of the Spanish ibex. The species was once numerous and roamed across France and Spain, but by the early 1900s its numbers had fallen to fewer than 100. The last Pyrenean ibex, a female nicknamed Celia, was found dead in northern Spain on Jan. 6, 2000, killed by a falling tree.  Pyrenean ibex  Photo:Getty Image | Related Topics: Endangered Species, Extinction, MNN lists, Wild Animals

10 animals presumed extinct in the last decade

The Pyrenean ibex is one of two extinct subspecies of the Spanish ibex. The species was once numerous and roamed across France and Spain, but by t

Marsupial lion - proteins may hold key to megafauna

The marsupial lion (Thylacoleo carnifex) is an extinct species of carnivorous marsupial mammal that lived in Australia from the early to the late Pleistocene years ago). By Peter Schouten # creature animals

Extinct 'Micro Lion' Is Named For Sir David Attenborough : The Two-Way : NPR

Extinct 'Micro Lion' Is Named For Sir David Attenborough

Ao longo dos anos, espécies raras vão desaparecendo do planeta por conta da ação menos cuidada do homem. Se alguns animais se extinguem por diferentes motivos, a verdade é que muitos outros desaparecem da superfície da Terra devido à caça praticada pelos humanos. Alterações de clima, desastres naturais, doenças desconhecidas ou, também...

Veja fotos de 15 animais que foram extintos nos últimos 250 anos

Photo of Cervus schomburgki, Schomburgk's Deer, from West Berlin Zoo, 1911

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