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Fact Sheet Index - San Diego Zoo Global Library: Extinct Species

Extinct Species Fact Sheets

Extinct elephant drawing, Elephant Odyssey, San Diego Zoo

Mammoth mural, Elephant Odyssey. The San Diego Zoo's award-winning Elephant Odyssey exhibit explores prehistoric fossil evidence, extinction causes, current wildlife species, and conservation projects.

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Extinct Species - Common Name A-Z

Extinct Species - Scientific Name A-Z