Thylacinus cynocephalus


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Related to Thylacinus cynocephalus: Tasmanian tiger, Tasmanian wolf
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Noun1.Thylacinus cynocephalus - rare doglike carnivorous marsupial of Tasmania having stripes on its backThylacinus cynocephalus - rare doglike carnivorous marsupial of Tasmania having stripes on its back; probably extinct
dasyurid, dasyurid marsupial - small carnivorous nocturnal marsupials of Australia and Tasmania
genus Thylacinus, Thylacinus - Tasmanian wolf
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An automated camera was used as a tool in the fruitless search for the Tasmanian Tiger Thylacinus cynocephalus.
Indeed, Thylacinus cynocephalus has been identified in Arnhem Land rock art based on overall form rather than just the presence of stripes (Murray and Chaloupka 1984).
Differences in prey utilization by Pleistocene marsupial carnivores, Thylacoleo carnifex (Thylacoleonidae) and Thylacinus cynocephalus (Thylacinidae).