Eclipsazoology - the study of extinct animals
Having spent the past three years evaluating numerous pieces of evidence for rare fauna, I am now proposing that the study of extinct animals be termed "eclipsazoology".
Eclipsazoology encompasses more than simply the search for extinct animals and draws on and contributes to many other zoological disciplines.
Click through to read about the contrast between extinct animals and hidden animals, and the relationship between cryptozoology and eclipsazoology.
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Photo of thylacine from Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Tasmanian_tiger.gif where it is attributed "This image is in the public domain because it contains materials that originally came from the National Institutes of Health"
Posted by: admin on 06th Dec 2008 11:17 AM
Updated by: admin on 06th Dec 2008 11:17 AM
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