Links
A list of useful links to other websites:

General information

Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery website: short description and habits of the species.
http://www.tmag.tas.gov.au/tigertext.html

Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service website: description, habits and history of the thylacine.
http://www.parks.tas.gov.au/wildlife/mammals/thylacin.html

Australian Museum website: description, deep history and cloning attempts.
http://www.amonline.net.au/thylacine/index.htm

The Thylacine Museum: comprehensive international website, including anatomical models, fossil history, moving images and a thylacine quiz.
http://www.naturalworlds.org/thylacine/

National Museum of Australia website: thylacine material in their collections
http://www.nma.gov.au/collections/slideshow_2_3.html
http://www.nma.gov.au/exhibitions/past_exhibitions/captivating_and_curious/the_stories_behind_the_objects/thylacine/

Images

Images of the thylacine held by the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery; includes photographs, early illustrations and contemporary art works.
http://www.tmag.tas.gov.au/Thylacine/TigerPics.html

ARKive: Images of Life on Earth: digital library of moving and still images of the thylacine and many other extinct and threatened species.
http://www.arkive.org/species/GES/mammals/Thylacinus_cynocephalus/

KSD (formerly IKDesign) website: designers of the Tasmania government logo
http://www.ikdesign.com.au/branding/br_06.html

ABC Science Online: report on rock engravings of thylacines on the Burrup peninsula in Western Australia
http://www.abc.net.au/science/news/ancient/AncientRepublish_1265476.htm

Zoological Society of London - Gallery of extinct species
http://www.zsl.org/info/library/gallery-of-extinct-species,13,PS.html

Carol Freeman. 'In every respect new': European impressions of the thylacine, 1808-1855. reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia vol. 2 no 1.
http://recollections.nma.gov.au/issues/vol_2_no_1/papers/in_every_respect_new/

Cloning

Museum Victoria website: cloning facts and ‘fantasies’.
http://www.museum.vic.gov.au/scidiscovery/dna/cloning.asp

Australian Government Biotechnology Online: on resurrecting extinct species, includes links.
http://www.biotechnologyonline.gov.au/enviro/thylacine.cfm

Audubon magazine article (2002) on efforts to clone the Tasmanian tiger.
http://magazine.audubon.org/features0205/thylacine.html

ABC Science Show: transcript of Robyn Williams interviewing Prof Mike Archer and Prof Alan Cooper in 2001 about cloning the thylacine.
http://www.abc.net.au/rn/science/ss/stories/s421160.htm

Education

Department of Education, Tasmania Webpage on using the case of the thylacine in educational activities, includes links.
http://www.ltag.education.tas.gov.au/planning/unitsamples/thylacine2/findout.htm

 

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24 September, 2007