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Old 11 July 2017, 03:49 PM
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Originally Posted by crocoduck_hunter View Post
IIRC, the thylacine's "hopping" gait was actually a reference to its habit of hopping on its back legs like a kangaroo. In any event, the head doesn't look nearly long enough to be a thylacine, I'd say it's probably either a fox or a tiger quoll.
One of the big problems with the video is that you can't get a good sense of the size of the animal so there's every chance it could be a smaller animal like a quoll. We've seen good evidence in the past that people can make completely incorrect guesses about the size of animals.
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