The Tasmanian Tiger was a marsupial and member of the Dasyuridae family. Its closest relative is the Tasmanian Devil and the two species of quoll. Although known as the Tasmanian Tiger it was also called Tasmanian
Wolf or Thylacine. By the 1930s numbers had decreased and they no longer existed on the mainland. 288 x 220mm., pp. 256, black & white and colour plates throughout, maps, Tables, biblio., index. Hard cover in dust jacket. Contents, no inscriptions, dust jacket, no tears or chips. FINE.