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 Plays Quiz Updated Mar 29, 2019

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Description Extinct Animal % Correct
This archetypal extinct bird was native to the island of Mauritius.Dodo
This striped Australian marsupial was the largest carnivorous marsupial in the world.Thylacine (Tasmanian Wolf)
This North American bird was hunted from a population of 5 billion to extinction in the span of 100 years.Passenger Pigeon
These flightless birds of New Zealand resembled ostriches without wings. All 10 subspecies were hunted to extinction.Moa
These large flightless birds resembled penguins, and inhabited most of the North Atlantic seaboard. Great Auk
This enormous ancestor of domestic cattle lived in Central Eurasia and was hunted to extinction.Aurochs
This placid freshwater dolphin lived only in one river in China, and became extinct due to over-industrialization.Baiji
This North Pacific relative of the Manatee was hunted to extinction within 27 years of discovery.Steller's Sea Cow
This vivid bird was the only parrot species indigenous to the United States.Carolina Parakeet
These glossy black birds were native to Hawaii. All 4 subspecies died due to hunting and the avian flu.'O'o (Moho)

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