Northern Territory Thylacine (Tasmanian Tiger) Sighting Reports

Reports from other states and countries can be accessed here.



Gilbert P. Whitley:

"Other Dutch voyagers came to Australia between 1705 and 1765 but left no natural history records, unless we except a "tiger" from an island off the Northern Territory, reported in the former year by J. C. Craine in the Vossenboch." (p. 30)

Source: Whitley, Gilbert P. (1970). Early History of Australian Zoology. Sydney: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales. [30MB file]


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