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20 Animals You Probably Don't Know Exist, That Likely Will Be Extinct Before You Die - grabberwocky

20 Animals You Probably Don't Know Exist, That Likely Will Be Extinct Before You Die - grabberwocky

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Zanzibar Leopard (1996) One of several subspecies of leopard, the Zanzibar leopard made its home on the Zanzibar archipelago of Tanzania. It's still unclear whether this large cat is technically extinct — there are occasional unconfirmed sightings.

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from The Huffington Post

11 Animals That Are Now Extinct... Thanks To Humans

11 Animals That Are Now Extinct ... And It's Our Fault. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/22/11-extinct-animals_n_4078988.html

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from BuzzFeed

12 Animals You're Glad Are Extinct

Purassaurus lived in South America eight million years ago, and would grow up to 13 metres long. That’s more than twice as long as the largest species of crocodile alive today.

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from Oddee

10 Most Amazing Extinct Animals

extinct animals: Irish Deer: the largest deer that ever lived (extinct about 7,700 years ago) [Wiki - Photo: (c) The Field Museum, CK1T]

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THE BEST PHOTOS - DODO THIS ANIMAL CAME FROM MADAGASCAR THIS IS NOT A PHOTOGRAPHY, THIS IMAGE WAS MADE WITH A COMPUTER

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from The Huffington Post

Nostalgic Travel Posters Showcase Extinct Animals You'll Never Get To See

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The moa were eleven species of flightless birds endemic to New Zealand ranging in size from about the height of a chicken, to the largest species which was twelve feet tall. Most, if not all, species of moa died out due to over-hunting by the Māori and habitat decline before European discovery and settlement. Could a surviving population of gigantic birds be hiding in New Zealand? Moa sightings have occurred fairly regularly in the remotest parts of New Zealand from a variety of sources.

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A pair of Chalicotherium feeding on leaves by Julio Lacerda

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