Extinct . ‘no longer in existence; that has ended or died out’ For example: Dinosaurs are extinct dictionary.reference.com. 1: The Dodo ( Raphus cucullatus ).
‘no longer in existence; that has ended or died out’
For example: Dinosaurs are extinct
Native to the island of Mauritius, in the Indian Ocean, was known to mankind for less than 100 years ... but that's all ittook for us to eradicate the species.It wasn't so much that humans killed the stubby, rotund birds directly, but our decimation of their habitat and food source did an awful lot to hasten their demise.And then there are the pigs, dogs and other predators that we introduced to the isolated island, where they ravaged the birds' nests and generally harassed them.
Biotic - living
Plants (Primary Producer)