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The thylacine ( THY-lə-seen, or THY-lə-syne, also ;, now extinct, was the largest known carnivorous marsupial mammal, evolving about 4 million years ago. The last known live animal was captured in 1933 in Tasmania. It is commonly known as the Tasmanian tiger because of its striped lower back, or the Tasmanian wolf because of its canid-like characteristics. It was native to continental Tasmania, New Guinea, and the Australian mainland.

Elegant fat-tailed mouse opossum species of mammal

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White-bellied fat-tailed mouse opossum species of mammal

The white-bellied fat-tailed mouse opossum is a species of opossum in the family Didelphidae. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile and Peru.

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