Which animals have gone extinct in the last 100 years?


There are many extinct animals in the last 100 years. As of 2013, 905 animals have become extinct to the knowledge of researchers. This number stood at 784 in 2006. There are nearly 17,000 additional animals listed as threatened. There are 44,800 species of animals in the world. Some animals that have become extinct in the last 100 years include the golden toad, the Jamaican red macaw, the Falkland Island wolf, the Labrador duck, and the great auk.
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_extinct_mammals. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_extinct_birds. Both of these pages have an extensive list of extinct animals including the
In 2006, the Conservation of Nature issued a press
Golden Toad (Bufo periglenes) - extinct in 1989. Pyrenean Ibex (Capra pyrenaica pyrenaica) - extinct in 2000. A clone was made in 2009 but died shortly after birth due to it having
Why go back as far as 100 years? This site gives a list of fish, mammals and birds believed to have become extinct since 1970; http://www.unep-wcmc.org/latenews/extinc…. A
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Endangered and Extinct Animals
In the modern world, animals continue to disappear from the Earth; other animals are in danger of disappearing. The article "Extinct and Endangered Animals" reports that "extinct species outnumber living ones by a factor of perhaps a thousand to one."... More »
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