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Azerbaijan 1997 Red Cross ss / Caspian tiger (Panthera tigris virgata), also known as the Hyrcanian tiger, the Mazandaran tiger, the Persian tiger and the Turan tiger, is an extinct tiger subspecies that had been recorded in the wild until the early 1970s, and formerly inhabited the sparse forest habitats and riverine corridors west and south of the Caspian Sea, from Turkey, Iran and east through Central Asia into the Takla Makan desert of Xinjiang, China. There are no individuals in…

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The Javan tiger (Panthera tigris sondaica) is an extinct tiger subspecies that inhabited the Indonesian island of Java until the mid-1970s. Description from imgarcade.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

The Javan tiger (Panthera tigris sondaica) is an extinct tiger subspecies that inhabited the Indonesian island of Java until the mid-1970s. Description from imgarcade.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

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Caspian tiger (Panthera tigris virgata), also known as the Hyrcanian tiger and the Turan tiger, is an extinct tiger subspecies that had been recorded in the wild until the early 1970s, and used to inhabit the sparse forest habitats and riverine corridors west and south of the Caspian Sea, from Turkey, Iran and east through Central Asia into the Takla Makan desert of Xinjiang, China. There are no individuals in captivity. Turkey 1990s.

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Three subspecies of tiger have gone extinct since the 1930s.

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Tell Congress: Don't Let Tigers Go Extinct | "Tigers once ruled the jungles of Asia. Today, we have only 3,200 wild tigers left on Earth. Organized gangs of poachers hunt them down and sell their skins, bones, and other body parts for profit. As a result, tigers are now in serious danger of going extinct in the wild." Click for details and please SIGN and share petition to urge Congress to reauthorize the Multinational Species Conservation Fund and help save tigers from extinction.

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