Tasmanian devil

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small ferocious carnivorous marsupial having a mostly black coat and long tail

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Wise and his fellow scientists monitored Oddity and the 14 other Tasmanian devils.
Whether, in approving the taking of the action, the Minister was entitled to attach conditions which required Shree to donate money to a program known as the Save the Tasmanian Devil Appeal.
Check out the Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service's Web site to learn more about the Tasmanian devil and other animals that live on this island: www.
The initiative is being led by the Australian Reptile Park and Wildlife Sanctuary, which already has one of the largest breeding programs for Tasmanian devils in the country.
who worked with Murchison, says that right now, a vaccine that will save the Tasmanian devils is probably a long way off.
The Tasmanian devil has been made internationally notorious via its cartoon namesake "Taz" in the Looney Tunes series.
THREATENED: Aussie favourite the Tasmanian devil is just one of the species under threat; LYNX; DEER; ORANGUTAN; SEAL
If required, these animals could be utilised to help re-establish Tasmanian devil numbers in the wild," Llewellyn said.
Durham's Tasmanian devil Michael Di Venuto, a winter signing from Derbyshire, hit a priceless unbeaten 155 to guide his side to a respectable 313 all out against Worcestershire at New Road.
Aggressive Research Program To Save The Tassie Devil Launched: The world's largest surviving carnivorous marsupial, the Tasmanian Devil, is in danger of extinction from a facial tumor disease.
Their quest to find the tiger led them to meet many interesting characters in the wilds of Australia and Tasmania, a small island 150 miles south of Melbourne, including some remarkable animals, such as the Tasmanian Devil, giant crayfish, wallabies and assorted roadkill.
a sweet, pregnant heifer (Courteney Cox), getting back at some cow-tipping brats and meeting mostly uninteresting sidekicks, the species-nonspecific Wild Mike being the exception to that rule (he's kind of the Tasmanian Devil crossed with Cousin Itt).
So far, the ailment has killed nearly 75,000 of the animals--almost half the total Tasmanian devil population.
The manufacturer will also release a deck of cards that feature the Looney Tunes characters, including Daffy Duck, the Tasmanian Devil and Bugs Bunny.
The team created a mural for the main hall, featuring cartoon characters such as Beavis and Butthead and Taz, the Tasmanian devil.
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