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extinct

(of an animal or plant species) having died out, no longer present in the world population.
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One cant register a bird as extinct if it was not known to exist in the first place.
It is believed that kunimasu, designated as an extinct species in 1991, reproduced after their eggs were transferred to Lake Saiko from Lake Tazawa.
Solounias helped develop a methodology known as dental mesowear analysis to reconstruct the diets of extinct species by measuring food-related wear and tear on fossil teeth.
Team leader Kevin Campbell, a professor at the University of Manitoba in Canada, predicts the study will see more research undertaken into extinct species.
According the information given by the authorities in Kizilirmak Delta, Falcon murders is rapidly rising in the region and their species nearly extinct by the uncontrolled hunting.
Coral reefs have vanished, marine species such as the Galapagos black- spotted damselfish ( Azurina eupalama ), Galapagos stringweed ( Bifurcaria galapagensis ), and the 24- rayed sunstar ( Heliaster solaris ) are thought to be extinct, and dozens of others -- including the beloved Galapagos penguin -- are close to annihilation.
The coelacanth is said to have been extinct for 60 million years.
A small bit of the extinct marsupial's DNA is alive and well in the cells of some genetically engineered mice.
IN AN echo of Jurassic Park, DNA from an extinct animal has been re-activated in the laboratory for the first time.
Imagine going to the museum to see fossils of animals that scientists thought had become extinct millions of years ago.
But an environmental impact report for a 1,400-home housing development outside Santa Clarita found the tribe to be extinct, drawing criticism from Indian groups.